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Article Archive for February 2019

MacEwan vs. U of A: Group fitness challenge

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Well, we made it MacEwan! It’s our final MacEwan versus U of A challenge of the year, and its a big one! For the entire …

Student Research Day applications open until March 8

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Student Research Day showcases and celebrates the faculty-mentored research, scholarly activity and creative achievements of MacEwan University students across all faculties and disciplines. This interdisciplinary …

Curling bonspiel

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Curling rocks…literally! Never curled before? No problem. This bonspiel is a recreational event that’s all about fun, and curling can even at times come second …

Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Financial Services is undertaking an initiative to ensure that MacEwan University is Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliant, as mandated by our current contract with Moneris.
The …

MacEwan Eats: Win a $250 dining card by visiting Oven

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Last fall, MacEwan Eats launched a series of internationally inspired pop-ups at OVEN in Building 6, serving everything from Korean BBQ beef to southern fried …

Windows users: Microsoft update to install

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

The latest Microsoft update is now available to MacEwan staff and faculty to download and install on personal computers running Windows. The installation of the …

A Science of Human Dignity – Mar. 22

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Dr. John Bailie, president of the International Institute of Restorative Practices (IIRP), presents “A Science of Human Dignity.”
When: Friday, March 22, 2-3 p.m.
Where: CN Theatre …

Staff In-service: Workplace Mentoring

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Become a mentor and help others benefit from your knowledge and expertise. In this interactive class you will examine the role of a mentor, the …

Research publication by School of Business faculty

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Dr. Etayankara Muralidharan, faculty member in the School of Business, along with Dr. Saurav Pathak of Kansas State University, has published a research article, “Consequences …

Researching How Cultural Forms Support Reconciliation

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Dear Colleagues,
Kevin Hood, Katherine Sinclair, Keestin O’Dell, and Paul Sopcak (MacEwan University), in collaboration with the International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature (IGEL) …

MacEwan Eats: Vote for your favourite cart name

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

About a month ago, we unveiled a new food cart in Allard Hall. Then, we asked you to help us name it. And help us …

2018 T4 slips are now available online

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Dear Employee,
Your 2018 T4 slip(s) are now available online through PeopleSoft Employee Self Service. You will have the ability to save and print your T4 …

Call for donations to the Free Store

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Looking to declutter? SAMU’s annual sustainability event, Sustainamania, is coming up in March, and we are looking for donations for our Free Store! The Free …

March Madness Basketball Tournament

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

It’s almost March and you know what that means…the madness is coming soon! If you’re a big basketball fan check out our annual 3-on-3 March …

Visiting Lecture Series: Executing Justice—A Play

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

The Faculty of Health and Community Studies and Faculty of Nursing Visiting Lecture Series invites faculty, student, staff and community members to a 2014 Harry …

Fast online Blackboard training

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

Each week from January to April, educational technology facilitator Mavis Leung will host an Online Blackboard Blitz to look at how a Blackboard tool or …

New Travel Processes: Spotlight on Travel Registration

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

This is a republished article about the university’s new processes for domestic and international travel, now re-scheduled for release in March 2019.
New travel processes consist …

Celebration of Community Engagement at MacEwan – Mar. 5

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

Engage MacEwan: Building Innovative Community Research Partnerships
Join MacEwan faculty and community partners for a celebration of Community Engagement at MacEwan. This is an opportunity for …

Enhance your creative abilities

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

Adobe Illustrator II: Mar. 23
Further your knowledge of the skills and tools you acquired in Adobe Illustrator Level I as you apply advanced techniques in …

MacEwan Alert – What it is and how to sign up

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

MacEwan Alert is a mass notification system that will notify students and employees of any incidents and actions that may need to be taken in …

Feature Course: The Business of Photography

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

The Business of Photography: Mar. 6
Are you dreaming about starting your own photography business? Maybe you’ve started a side business and you’re looking to take …

Room booking system outage – Feb. 21

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

The university’s room booking system will undergo a scheduled outage on Thursday, February 21 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
The outage is to accommodate an …

Pay your library fines online

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

You can make a payment for library fines and lost items online 24 hours a day. To pay online, go to and login to “My …

Learn something new with professional development

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Strategy Analysis: Mar. 5-14
Learn how to evaluate needs, select change initiatives, define the scope of a solution and …

Count yourself in: Complete the diversity survey

2019/02/13 – 8:30 am

As MacEwan employees, your diverse backgrounds, points of view and identities create a welcoming learning environment for our students, and strengthens our institution.
Despite the value …

Policy feedback: Rank and Title Determination

2019/02/13 – 8:30 am

Rescission of the Rank and Title Determination of Senior Administrative Appointees policy has been proposed and the policy has been posted for feedback on the …