General News

University, tech and student news; calls for nominations and submissions; Campus Services updates

Employee Info

Benefits, payroll and human resources updates


Info sessions, professional development, lectures and more

Media News Stories

News stories mentioning MacEwan University

Professional and Personal Development

Continuing education, training, and health and wellness

Home » Archive by Month

Article Archive for November 2019

Must-have skills for Microsoft Word – Dec. 5

2019/11/20 – 8:30 am

Do you use bold to create headings? Are you manually inserting page numbers into your table of contents? If you are, then you know that …

December/January payroll and HR deadlines

2019/11/13 – 8:31 am

Due to the Christmas holiday closure, there are a few deadline dates that the Payroll Services & Human Resources departments want to share with you. …

2 for 1 Tuesday MacEwan Theatre offer for faculty and staff

2019/11/13 – 8:30 am

We are pleased to announce a new MacEwan Theatre promotion exclusively for MacEwan faculty and staff: 2 for 1 Tuesday. For each of this year’s …

Gender, Sex and Sexuality Training – staff and faculty

2019/11/13 – 8:30 am

When: Tuesday, November 26, 2 – 4:30 p.m.
Where: Building 7, Room 7-383
This training will focus on:

Increasing familiarity with common words to express sexual orientation, gender identity …

Bids That Matter auction fundraiser for SAMU Cares

2019/11/13 – 8:30 am

On behalf of the Student’s Association of MacEwan University (SAMU), we’d like to invite you to participate in Bids That Matter, our online silent auction, …

kihêw waciston Indigenous Centre open house

2019/11/06 – 8:31 am

You’re invited to drop in to visit kihêw waciston’s new space.
This purpose-built space has been designed to reflect and celebrate Indigenous ways of knowing, being …

Windows OS update being applied on November 26

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Updates to Windows computers managed by MacEwan University will be applied on November 26 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. As part of the process, your …

Winter term eReserve submissions

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

In order to ensure your eReserves materials are ready for the start of winter classes, the library requests that the submission of new materials for …

West Parkade hours of operation change notice

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Please be advised that effective November 18, 2019 the West Parkade will no longer offer 24/7 access. The West Parkade will be open 5:30 a.m. …

A note of thanks from the acting president

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Many thanks to everyone who took part in Saturday’s Open House. The excitement of our campus and future students is inspiring and infectious – and …

LAPP one-on-one information sessions

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

LAPP will be offering one-on-one information sessions for eligible MacEwan University employees on December 4 and 5 between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Sessions will …

Weekly Media Scan: Oct. 21 to 31, 2019

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
Calgary Herald – Almost sweep for Conservatives in Alberta – Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science, was interviewed for this story.
Alberta Primetime – Dr. …

SAMU’s annual art lease fundraiser – Grayworks

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Do you want to feature a unique, one-of-a-kind art piece in your home or office? The Students’ Association of MacEwan University (SAMU) has you covered! …

World Children’s Day film screening – Nov. 20

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Join the Human Rights Student C.O.D.E. volunteers as they screen the film He Named me Malala in honour of World Children’s Day. Short facilitated discussion …

Coaching – the new and improved way to manage

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Coaching for Performance
Friday, November 15, 2019 | 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Calling all managers, supervisors, team leads – would you like to build a work …

Create meetings in Microsoft Teams

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

One of the advantages of working in MS Teams is that a when group/team has already been created, you can easily invite those users to …

Be findable. Website Success this December.

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Website Success: SEO and Analytics
Saturday, December 7, 2019 | 1 – 5 p.m. | CCC
You’ve just launched an amazing new website for your innovative and …