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Media scan: February 11 – March 3, 2019

Submitted by on 2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News

Global TV – Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, commented on what the Alberta Party next steps should be after elections Alberta said Mandel could not run in the upcoming provincial election.

Global TV – Questions swirl following Rachel Notley’s event at Lethbridge hospital Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science, was interviewed about this story.

City TV – Should Alberta ditch Canada? Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science, commented on a billboard in Calgary asking if Alberta should separate from Canada.

CTV – Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science, was interviewed about a UCP campaign co-manager member receiving a $15,000 fine.

CTV – Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science, was interviewed about premier Rachel Notley holding a campaign-like rally at a Lethbridge hospital. This clip is not available

Alberta Primetime – Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science, appeared on a panel discussion about provincial politics. This clip is not available

Star Metro – Dr. Kris Wells, Faculty of Health and Community Studies, commented on John Carpay’s statement comparing that Nazi symbols and communist symbols with the Rainbow Pride Flag.

Global TV – Hockey is for everyone Dr. Kris Wells, faculty of Health and Community Studies, and  Tim Shipton, Edmonton Oilers, discussed the Pride Tape, introduced by the Edmonton Oilers in support the LGTBQ2S+ community.

Edmonton Oilers TV – Dr. Kris Wells, discussed the initiative by the NHL called “Hockey is for everyone” (HIFE) and the Pride Tape that he helped developed and incorporated by the Oilers.

General Stories in the News

Star Metro – Hopeless romantic or stalking? Activist Julie LaLonde breaks it down

630 CHED – Julie LaLonde was interviewed about her presentation at MacEwan. This clip is not available

City TV – Julie LaLonde was interviewed about her presentation at MacEwan. This clip is not available

St. Albert Gazette – Meet Brian Siara, a 19-year-old Maasai man living with St. Albert family studying science and thinking about water Brian is in the Bachelor of Science program at MacEwan University.

Gateway – Getting food delivered to you anywhere on campus Campus Eats was started by two MacEwan business students

CBC – PennyDrop comes to Edmonton School of Business student, Ivan Rutherford was interviewed about PennyDrop, that aims to helps students learn how to manage their finances.

Edmonton Journal – MacEwan University president resigns post

University Affairs – MacEwan president outlines how reconciliation became a priority at her university

Griffins in the News

Globe and Mail – Broadcaster doesn’t let his disability get in the way of his passion A feature on Griffins broadcaster, Travis May.

Red Deer News – Kings get set for big game against the Griffins