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Article Archive for December 2019

Important message: payroll deposits for December 31

2019/12/18 – 8:35 am

With Christmas fast approaching, the payroll department would like to remind everyone to take advantage of direct deposit to ensure you receive your pay in …

Make time for you

2019/12/18 – 8:30 am

If you’re going to say it, make it easier on yourself and do it here! Get fitter, healthier and happier in 2020 at Sport and …

Take the lead in 2020!

2019/12/18 – 8:30 am

Critical thinking, decision making and working well with others are just a few of the essential skills for employees in 2020! Did you know that …

New MyStudentSystem Interface

2019/12/18 – 8:30 am

As of February 3, the MyStudentSystem (known by some staff as Fluid) will look different. The changes are being made to allow MyStudentSystem to become …

Nutrition Essentials Workshop – Jan. 20

2019/12/18 – 8:30 am

In this workshop, we will bust common myths surrounding nutrition trends, break down macronutrients to understand how they affect our bodies, as well as learn …

Pedway closure – Dec. 19-24

2019/12/18 – 8:30 am

The 109 Street pedway will be closed from 6 a.m. on Thursday, December 19 to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, December 24 in order to accommodate …

Discover the Cannabis Career Training Series

2019/12/18 – 8:30 am

Plant Production and Facility Management
January 13 – April 12, 2020 | 13 weeks | Online
Learn something new in 2020! Gain a better understanding of Canada’s …

Join a sport league

2019/12/18 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University Sport and Wellness leagues are a great way to have fun with coworkers and friends or meet new people. Choose from basketball, badminton, …

Policy feedback: Establishing University Policy Documents

2019/12/18 – 8:30 am

The Establishing University Policy Documents policy is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on Faculty, staff and students …

Network drives are going away

2019/12/18 – 8:30 am

As part of the university’s cost-cutting measures, MacEwan will be taking advantage of Microsoft storage and migrating files from our local networks. Files stored on …

New internal tab on MacEwan careers page

2019/12/11 – 8:30 am

Job opportunities that are only available to current MacEwan employees are now located under the “internal” tab on the MacEwan careers page. Make sure you …

Message from Acting President John McGrath

2019/12/11 – 8:30 am

Since my last update on November 18, the leadership team has continued to work on finalizing our budget reduction plans for 2019/20 and developing preliminary …

Proposal deadline extended: Celebration of Teaching and Learning

2019/12/11 – 8:30 am

We’ve extended the deadline for proposals for the Celebration of Teaching and Learning on February 18, 2020.
If you have if you have in interesting or …

CAUBO bursary applications accepted until Jan. 31, 2020

2019/12/11 – 8:30 am

In 2016, the Canadian Association of University Business Officers (CAUBO) established a professional development bursary to honour the memory of Pat Hibbitts, a long-standing member, …

Holiday closure 2019/20

2019/12/11 – 8:30 am

As the holiday season fast approaches, this is a notice to employees that MacEwan University will be closed to students and the public at noon …

Confidence Line: MacEwan’s confidential reporting line

2019/12/11 – 8:30 am

In 2017, MacEwan University introduced Confidence Line, a tool for students, staff and faculty to confidentially report any unwanted or unethical behaviour they may have …

Food Services Christmas hours

2019/12/11 – 8:30 am

With exams and holidays upon us there are plenty of changes to regular operating hours. Be sure to visit for the most up-to-date information!

Bent River Records has your last-minute gifts covered!

2019/12/11 – 8:30 am

What better way to shop locally and support Canadian music than to invest in MacEwan’s Bent River Records collection of incredible music? Bent River Records …

Christmas season hours: Food Services

2019/12/04 – 8:30 am

With exams and holidays upon us there are plenty of changes to regular operating hours. Be sure to visit for the most up-to-date information!
Food …

Photography: Ditch the auto and start shooting manual!

2019/12/04 – 8:30 am

Digital Photography Basics
Saturday, January 18, 2020 | 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. | City Centre Campus
If you don’t know all of the functions, settings and …

Change is hard to keep up with but have no fear!

2019/12/04 – 8:30 am

Change Management Fundamentals
Friday, December 13, 2019 | 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Alberta College Campus
It is hard to keep up with change, but have …

Fostering and promoting research in sexual violence

2019/12/04 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University is committed to creating an environment free from sexual violence. The Sexual Violence Prevention Education Committee (SVPEC), has been involved in the creation …

Happy holidays from the mstore – promo inside!

2019/12/04 – 8:30 am

The holiday season is here, and we want to offer everyone 20 per cent off all clothing and giftware. Beginning December 2 until December 20, …

Student unessays on display in the library

2019/12/04 – 8:30 am

This term, the students in Dr. William Thompson’s ENGL 389, Topics in Children’s Literature, were assigned the unessay. The unessay is a creative and innovative …

November/December 2019 General Faculties Council update

2019/12/04 – 8:30 am

The November/December 2019 update on the implementation of the General Faculties Council from Dr. Craig Monk, Provost & Vice-President, Academic, and Chair of the General …

Beat stress with fitness

2019/12/04 – 8:30 am

It’s not too late to register for Winter Sport and Wellness Courses and Wellness Healthy Body=Healthy Mind Programs. You can improve your health using Access …