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Article Archive for March 2019

Corporate Challenge

2019/03/27 – 8:35 am

Open to all MacEwan University employees, Corporate Challenge is a two-week sport and recreation event with a focus on participation, sportsmanship, team building, and fun!
The …

Harassment and Violence Policy Information Sessions

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

The last information sessions will be held this afternoon at Alberta College Campus (ACC) and on April 1 at City Centre Campus (CCC).
Join us to …

Expense and Purchasing: New email address

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

Do you have a question regarding expenses, p-card, requisitions, and/or purchase orders
Please direct inquiries of this nature to our new email address: Any emails …

Foyer space now bookable

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

The foyer space (adjacent to the former Griffins Landing outlet) is now bookable through Conference and Event Services ( You can also request it through …

Netstorage unavailable effective Apr. 1

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

If you use Netstorage to access your personal or departmental common network folders remotely, please be advised that Netstorage will no longer be available effective …

Weekly Media Scan: March 18–24, 2019

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
CBC French – Dr. Kris Wells, faculty of Health and Community Studies was interviewed about intolerance in sports.
CBC French – Dr. Kris Wells, Faculty …

Group Fitness Challenge – final countdown!

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

It’s the final countdown for our MacEwan vs. U of A Group Fitness challenge! MacEwan currently leads the 2018/19 series with a 3–1 lead!
There are …

Online Testing in Blackboard: Tips & Tricks – Apr. 8

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

Got questions around Academic Integrity in Blackboard? Want to know why the Force Completion option is a terrible idea? Unsure how or when to set …

Corporate Challenge Raffle

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

Where can $2 buy you a trip anywhere that WestJet flies? Or a year of fun at the TELUS World of Science Edmonton? The Corporate …

Course (Re)Design Institute

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

The Course (Re)Design Institute (CRI) is an intensive, week-long workshop during which participants apply learner-centred design principles and strategies to the design or redesign of …

General Faculties Council Meeting – Apr. 23

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

The next General Faculties Council (GFC) will be held on Tuesday, April 23 from 5 to 8 p.m. in Room 5-142. Materials will be posted …

From the University Archives: Horse Packing 1

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

Spring/Summer 1981:
XHR 94.0 (59) Horse Packing 1: A one day preparatory clinic stimulating mountain pack trips. Learn to select, prepare, train and care for horses …

Fraud Prevention Month: fraud prevention

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

This article is brought to you by Internal Audit Services:
As reported over the last two weeks, March is Fraud Prevention Month. To recognize the 15th …

Guidelines for political activity on campus

2019/03/20 – 8:45 am

The provincial election has been called for April 16, 2019. MacEwan University is committed to the free expression of political views by members of the university community and to …

Feature course: Managing Priorities and Decision Making

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Managing Priorities and Decision Making – April 12
Do you struggle to feel organized and on top of your many day-to-day responsibilities? Explore proven techniques and …

Register now for spring employee classes and memberships

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Improve your health using Access to University Learning Activities Funds on Sport and Wellness Healthy Body=Healthy Mind programs. Take advantage of these offerings, available exclusively …

Sport and Wellness Spring/Summer Guide available now

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Live better this Spring with MacEwan University Sport and Wellness!
Enjoy affordable fitness, aquatic, recreation classes and programs, and personal training from the best in the …

Online Training – Exceptions in Blackboard Tests

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

There are plenty of reasons why you might need to use the Exceptions tool in Blackboard, but this session focuses on how it can be …

The 5th Biennial Alberta Criminal Justice Symposium

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

The 5th Biennial Alberta Criminal Justice Symposium: Considering New Approaches to Rehabilitation and Correctional Reform will be held at MacEwan University in Edmonton on May …

Leadership changes – Faculty of Nursing

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Dear Colleagues,
Effective March 18, 2019, Dr. Vince Salyers has stepped away from his role as Dean of the Faculty of Nursing at MacEwan University. I …

Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Training – May 7 & 9

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

The Office of Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Response and Wellness and Psychological Services are pleased to invite all MacEwan employees to participate in the …

Microsoft Teams available

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

The migration of myShare workspaces to the new Microsoft Teams is complete. Microsoft Teams is now available and supported by ITS.
Support material and information on …

Browse promotional products at CREATIVE Open House

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Whether you’re gearing up for an event, student outreach or have an important meeting, it’s important to have the right materials with you to represent …

Learn something new with Professional Development

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Requirements Analysis & Design Definition: Apr. 9-18
Calling all business analysts! Learn how to evaluate the quality of requirements and validate them against the needs to …

Enhance your Creative Abilities

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Approaches to Drawing: April 9 Enrich your drawing using layered imagery, surface manipulation, mark making and alternative tools. Experience a thoughtful way to making decisions …

Weekly Media Scan: March 11–17, 2019

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
Global TV – Alberta NDP working on legislation to strengthen public health system Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science, was interviewed about this story.
CBC – New …