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Article Archive for April 2019

Monitoring Biodiversity Using Citizen Science – May 3

2019/04/24 – 8:30 am

Monitoring Biodiversity in Alberta Using Citizen Science is a stunning photography exhibit by Dr. Jessica Haines, an assistant professor with the Department of Biological Sciences. …

Spring term Food Service hours

2019/04/24 – 8:30 am

Please visit MacEwanEats.ca for Spring term hours of operation.

109 street pedway closure – May 6

2019/04/24 – 8:30 am

The pedway crossing 109 Street will be closed from Monday, May 6 to Sunday, May 26 to accommodate construction on the new SAMU building.

Weekly Media Scan: April 16-22, 2019

2019/04/24 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
City TV – Transgender woman speaks in support of UCP, Kenney Dr. Kris Wells, Faculty of Health and Community Studies, was interviewed …

Accounts Receivable Policy change and interest charge

2019/04/24 – 8:30 am

The Accounts Receivable Policy has undergone an extensive review and amendment. To align with the updated policy and encourage students to pay their fees by …

The Working Mind: Making Mental Health a Priority

2019/04/24 – 8:30 am

In Canada, almost half of workplace disability claims are related to mental illness. Healthy choices and a supportive environment can reduce our workplace risk.
The Working …

Faculty and Staff Appreciation Barbecue – Save the date

2019/04/24 – 8:30 am

Mark your calendar for Friday, June 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and plan to join your colleagues on the front lawn outside Building …

President’s Medal: last chance to nominate

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Time is running out to nominate an exceptional student for the President’s Medal for Academic Excellence and Student Achievement! The deadline to nominate a 2019 …

Register now for employee classes and memberships

2019/04/17 – 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 …

Doubles tennis league

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Looking for an excuse to get active outside this spring? MacEwan’s Recreation department is offering a Tuesday doubles tennis league that runs from May 6 …

Weekly Media Scan: April 8–15, 2019

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
Edmonton Journal – Edmonton researcher discovers site of adorned, sacrificial Guinea pigs in Peru Dr. Lidio Valdez, anthropology, had a part of …

Volunteer for Convocation!

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Spring 2019 Convocation is fast approaching and we need great people like you to help make it yet another amazing event. Spring Convocation will take …

Course (Re)Design Institute – register now!

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

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

Policy feedback: Student Academic Integrity Policy

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

The Student Academic Integrity Policy is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. Faculty, staff and students are …

LAPP employee information sessions

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Local Authorities Pension Plan (LAPP) will be offering two information sessions for pension-eligible employees at MacEwan during the following times:
Tuesday, May 7, 9 – 11:30 …

MacEwan University Big Bike – May 31

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Peace & Love, Groovy is this year’s theme for Corporate Challenge. So let’s get in the “groove” with some outdoor fun!
Join the MacEwan Big Bike …

Help us recruit peer writing tutors for 2019/20!

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Have you worked with a star student this year who displays an excellent grasp of academic writing, academic integrity, and support for fellow students? If …

Sport and Wellness discounted summer passes

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

May is the last chance to purchase four-month summer passes. Get discounted access to MacEwan University Sport and Wellness gymnasium, fitness centre and pool includes …

Spring 2019 Convocation faculty RSVP and regalia rental – now open!

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Faculty and Administration RSVP and regalia rental form is now open!
Planning on attending Spring 2019 Convocation? RSVP and order your regalia here. 
Deadline to order your …

Reduced services at the OUR – Apr. 25

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Due to staff attending the Organizational Development Day activities, please note that the Office of the University Registrar (OUR) is operating with REDUCED SERVICES protocol.
Our switchboard …

Assisting Sikh students: Session for faculty and staff – Apr. 23

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Approximately 60 per cent of MacEwan’s international students are from India and many of our Indian students practice the Sikh faith.
MacEwan International and the World …

Student Research Day – April 23

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

All faculty and staff are invited to attend Student Research Day on Tuesday, April 23. This full-day, interdisciplinary showcase features student research, and scholarly and …

Food Service hours: April 23 to 30, 2019

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Visit MacEwanEats.ca for Food Service hours for April 23 to 30.

Fine Art Pop-Up Shop – April 18

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Thursday, April 18, 12 – 4 p.m.
Interested in purchasing some artwork from MacEwan’s accomplished Fine Art grads? Be sure to visit the Fine Art Pop-Up …

Spring cleaning? Discern before you donate.

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

From the Office of Sustainability
If you have a full wardrobe and are looking to give some of that clothing a second life, please consider where …

Policy Feedback: Student Non-Academic Misconduct

2019/04/10 – 8:30 am

A new policy, Student Non-Academic Misconduct, is being proposed and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. Faculty, staff and students …