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Article Archive for February 2020

Employees’ Code of Conduct online course

2020/02/26 – 8:31 am

MacEwan University’s Employees’ Code of Conduct (the “code”) came into effect on July 1, 2019. It was developed in accordance with the province’s 2018 Conflicts …

Access to Allard Hall parkade and air handler shutdown – Feb. 26 to 29

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

On February 26, access to the Allard Hall parkade will only be available from the east (110 Street, Robbins Health Learning Centre).
On February 28 and …

Gender, Sex and Sexuality: LGBTQ2S+ Inclusive Spaces

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

Presented by the Office of Human Rights, Diversity and Equity, this training focuses on challenging homophobic, biphobic and transphobic language and behaviours; building capacity to …

Health Spending Account (HSA) Deadline

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

Reminder: Health Spending Account Eligible Employees
This is a reminder to all Health Spending Account eligible employees that March 31, 2020 is the deadline to claim …

MacEwan hosts Help! Save Stan – Mar. 2

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University, Faculty of Nursing and the Faculty of Health and Community Studies will be hosting the 10th annual Help! Save Stan mini event on …

Take your drawing hobby to the next level!

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

Approaches to Drawing
March 31 – April 9, 2020 | 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. | City Centre Campus
Further develop your art by considering different perspectives before …

Griffins’ weekend primer: Women’s hockey playoffs begin

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

Griffins’ Thursday action:
Women’s hockey best-of-three playoffs (21-3-0-0): Game 1 vs. SAIT Trojans (7-16-1-0), 7 p.m., Downtown Community Arena
Griffins’ Friday action:
Men’s hockey (19-6-1-0): vs. NAIT Ooks …

Technology Sessions — Make Me Tech Savvy

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

Sign up for upcoming tech training sessions:

Must Have Skills for Microsoft Word — Mar. 17, 2020, 2-3:30 p.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft Teams — Mar. 20, …

Artist book launch: Morgan Wedderspoon – Feb. 29

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

Join Morgan Wedderspoon in the Mitchell Art Gallery on February 29 from 2 to 4 p.m. to celebrate the launch of her artist book, ecology …

Call open for Board of Governors Research Chairs

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

This is a reminder that the Office of the Provost & Vice-President, Academic is soliciting internal applications for up to two MacEwan University Board of …

Sustainamania free store donations

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

SAMU’s annual sustainability event, Sustain-A-Mania, is coming up on March 16 and 17, and during the event, we always have a couple of tables set …

GST/HST training session – Feb. 28

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

Are you curious about the rules for GST/HST? The Finance Department is hosting a GST/HST training session on Friday, February 28 from 2:15 – 3:45 …

Griffins’ weekend review: WVB playoffs

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

There might not be a roller-coaster ride on the planet that could keep up with the crazy highs and lows on display in the Canada …

Broaden your toolkit with Strategy Analysis!

2020/02/26 – 8:30 am

Strategy Analysis
March 30 – April 4, 2020 | Alberta College Campus
Understand the “here and now” and set a vision for something better. Learn more about …

Budget update – February 13, 2020

2020/02/19 – 8:31 am

In my last email I mentioned that we have been awaiting the release of the provincial budget to determine our Campus Alberta Grant funding for …

New myStudentSystem interface demonstrations

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

The new myStudentSystem interface has been released and has fully replaced the Student Centre. While staff will still see the same Student Centre, students will …

Student Research Day – application deadline approaching!

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

This is a reminder that applications are open for students to present at Student Research Day until March 8, 2020. The application guidelines and application …

Results of radon testing on campus

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

In late 2018, Facilities published a piece in MacEwan Today describing the implementation of a small, proactive program to measure radon levels in various locations …

Griffins’ weekend review: Women’s hockey ties record

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

Jaime Erickson played hero in three-on-three overtime as the MacEwan Griffins women’s hockey beat the Red Deer College Queens 4-3 in their final game of …

Nominations are open for the Distinguished Research Award

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

Nominations for the next Distinguished Research Award recipient are now open until March 18, 2020. This award, now valued at $10,000, recognizes the outstanding research, …

Policy feedback: Ethical Review of Research with Human Participants

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

The Ethical Review of Research with Human Participants Policy is being revised and has been posted for feedback on Faculty, staff and students are …

3M National Teaching Fellowship Workshop

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

Have you wondered what it takes to become a 3M Teaching Fellow? This prestigious fellowship is a recognition of excellence, but also an opportunity to …

Inuit session in kihêw waciston – Feb. 26

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

kihêw waciston is pleased to invite Elder Carol Ovayuak to share her Inuvialuit culture and knowledge. All are welcome to attend.
When: Wednesday, February 26, 10 …

Griffins’ weekend primer: Home volleyball playoffs

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

Griffins’ Thursday action:
Women’s volleyball (17-7): Game 1 of best-of-three Canada West quarter-final series vs. Thompson Rivers University, 6 p.m., David Atkinson Gym
Griffins’ Friday action:
Women’s volleyball: …

Fostering and promoting research in sexual violence

2020/02/19 – 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 …

Electric space heaters in the workplace

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

With the recent cold weather, there have been concerns raised about individual space heaters and foot warmers being used at MacEwan University. This is a …