Weekly Media Scan: Aug. 26 to Sept. 2, 2019
Faculty in the News
Star Metro – LGBTQ academic calls United Conservative minister raising Pride flag ‘hypocritical’ Dr. Kris Wells, Faculty of Health and Community Studies was interviewed for this story.
Alberta Primetime – Dr. Kris Wells did a feature interview about conversion therapy and the city potentially banning the practice (Interview begins at the 17:20 mark)
Friendly Atheist – Despite religious opposition, Edmonton moves to ban conversion therapy Dr. Kris Wells was interviewed for this article.
General Stories in the News
CTV – Move-in day for MacEwan Residence students Wendy Brost, senior manager, Residence Services, was interviewed for this story.
Global TV – Wendy Brost, senior manager, Residence Services, was interviewed for this story. This clip is not available
City TV – Wendy Brost, senior manager, Residence Services, was interviewed for this story. This clip is not available
CTV Calgary – Calgary Pride selects conversion therapy working group as 2019 parade marshals Dr. Junaid bin Jahangir, assistant professor, economics, was selected as one of the Pride parade’s marshals
Alumni in the News
Red Deer Advocate – Lynn LeCorre’s Alberta Bound exhibit is on at the Kiwanis Gallery LeCorre studied visual communications and display design at MacEwan
Griffins in the News
Lethbridge Herald – Pronghorns men strike late to tie Griffins