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Article Archive for August 2019

Library eReserves submission – clarification

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Earlier this summer the library sent out a reminder to all faculty asking you to please consider submitting requests for new and reactivated eReserves as …

Follow the School of Continuing Education on LinkedIn!

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Looking for more information about courses that will advance your professional goals and engage your personal interests? Visit our LinkedIn page for MacEwan’s School of …

From the acting president: MSA collective agreement ratified

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

I would like to thank everyone involved in the successful bargaining process for the collective agreement between the university and the MacEwan Staff Association.
Their hard …

Call for submissions: Ending Sexual Violence Forum

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

The Office of Research Services and the Office of Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Response are pleased to share the call for submissions for the …

How to Support Survivors of Sexual Violence workshop

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

This interactive workshop is open to anyone who would like to learn more about how to support someone who has been affected by sexual assault, …

The Equity Project

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Are you a MacEwan faculty or staff member? Do you have ideas on how to promote human rights, diversity and equity on campus? Let us …

Music in Early Childhood & Songwriting classes

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Welcome to Fall at the Conservatory of Music!
Discover our Music in Early Childhood program for age 3, age 4, and ages 5/6. Support your …

Get creative this year with classes in art and design

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

See with a photographer’s eye and capture the world around you. Discover photography essentials with courses in Digital SLR photography, Speedlighting and Photoshop. Follow best …

Unconscious Bias Training starts soon. Register today!

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

This workshop provides an overview of how unconscious bias can seep into everyday interactions and explores what we can do to build the capacity to …

Weekly Media Scan: August 17 to 25, 2019

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
630 CHED Ryan Jespersen Show – Dr. Kris Wells, Faculty of Health and Community Studies, was interviewed about city council’s debate about …

Business and management courses coming up this fall

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Management and Supervision
Discover new and practical strategies you can adopt immediately to effectively supervise and manage others within an evolving workplace. Walk away with …

Questions about Blackboard?

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Do you have questions about Blackboard, Kaltura, Collaborate, or Respondus? The eLearning Office has several different ways for you to learn what you need to …

Allard Hall power shutdown on August 29

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Power will be shut down in Allard Hall on:

Thursday, August 29 between 5 and 6 a.m.

Occupants of Allard Hall should ensure that computers are powered …

With all Things Considered – opening reception

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Join us on September 12 at 7 p.m. for the opening reception of With all Things Considered.
In the deluge of images that represent the scale …

Revised: Upcoming changes to general holiday pay

2019/08/21 – 8:31 am

Effective September 1, 2019, the university is required to change how General Holiday Pay is calculated for the province of Alberta. This is legislated via …

Register your bike workshop

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

If your to-do list includes the item “Register my bike,” then this get-together is for you. Two MacEwan Bikes members — Troy Donovan and Shelagh …

Policy feedback: Board of Governors Bylaws and Board Code of Conduct

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

The Board of Governors Bylaws and Board Code of Conduct is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on …

Downtown Campus Block Party – Sept. 4

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

Downtown Campus Block Party
Wednesday, September 4, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
108 Street between 103 Avenue and 104 Avenue
Welcoming students, staff and faculty to the 2019/20 academic …

Fall Food Service hours and offerings

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

Beginning September 3, full Food Service operations will resume at MacEwan. Please visit for all hours of operations and to see the exciting new …

Policy feedback: Students with Disabilities and Duty to Accommodate Employee Needs and Protected Grounds

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

The rescission of two policies, Students with Disabilities and Duty to Accommodate Employee Needs and Protected Grounds, is being proposed. The proposal and policies have …

Turn a picture into an Excel document (with no typing)

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

For years we’ve been able to scan documents and use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) to create electronic word processing documents. Microsoft recently added this feature …

Weekly Media Scan: August 12 to 18, 2019

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
Global TV – Spruce Grove city council unanimously passes motion to explore conversion therapy ban – Dr. Kris Wells, Faculty of Health and …

Message from the acting president: Changes to MacEwan’s Board of Governors

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

Today, the Minister of Advanced Education announced new board appointments for 11 Alberta post-secondary institutions, including MacEwan University.
The new board members, including a new board …

Getting started with Microsoft Teams

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

Microsoft Teams is more than a chat program. It’s a communication hub to all things Microsoft that brings together real-time messaging, file sharing, video conferencing/screen …

Policy feedback: Human Rights and Accessibility Policy and associated procedures

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

A new Human Rights and Accessibility Policy and associated procedures (Services to Students with Disabilities, Student Accommodation on Non-disability Grounds, and Employee Accommodation) are being …

Green cleaning on your campus

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

Facilities custodial staff and our contracted custodians work around the clock to provide you a clean, well-maintained and safe campus. We use only Green Cleaning …