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Policy feedback: Final Assessments Policy and Student Deferrals and Assessments Procedure

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

The Final Assessments Policy is being revised and a new Student Deferrals and Assessments Procedure is being proposed. Both policy documents have been posted for …

COVID-19 update: Online security

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

Cyber attacks have continued to increase during the COVID-19 pandemic. This difficult situation provides new avenues for attackers to exploit, and the proliferation of phishing attacks …

PeopleTools 8.57 upgrade and financial transactions

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

On June 7, 2020 MacEwan will be upgrading to PeopleTools 8.57 which enables and supports the use of PeopleSoft.
To maximize the success of this upgrade, …

Welcome to the new manager, academic advising

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

I am delighted to announced that Karen Ravagnolo has been appointed to the position of manager, academic advising, effective July 1, 2020. Karen has spent …

Teaching Innovation Fund – deadline is May 30

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

To support the development of innovative approaches to teaching and learning, and to foster a culture of collaboration, interdisciplinarity, and knowledge-sharing, the Teaching Innovation Funding …

Network outage – May 30

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

There will be a network outage between 6 p.m., Saturday, May 30, and 12 a.m., Sunday, May 31.
During the outage, the following will be inaccessible:

Blackboard …

PeopleSoft applications outage: June 6 to 8

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

All PeopleSoft applications will undergo a scheduled outage starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, June 6 to Monday, June 8 at 8 a.m. to implement …

Canada Life resources to support your well-being

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

Canada Life is offering several free webinars and tools to help support plan members during the pandemic. Read more about the resources here.

MAG: Art From Here

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

As part of Art From Here — an ongoing collaborative project between the Mitchell Art Gallery, Latitude 53, Ociciwan Contemporary Art Centre and Snap Gallery — …

Budget update: Questions and answers

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

The budget questions and answers have been updated on myPortal.MacEwan.ca.
You can continue to submit your questions to president@macewan.ca or by using the anonymous MacEwan University …

2019/20 Financial year end deadline schedule and notes

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

As we approach the end of the 2020 fiscal year, it is important to ensure that the university closes its accounting records and prepares financial …

Library lending for faculty and staff

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

While the library’s space and access to the library’s shelves remain closed, MacEwan faculty and staff are still able to borrow physical items (e.g. books, …

Policy feedback: Student Discipline Policy

2020/05/27 – 8:30 am

Rescission of the Student Discipline Policy is being proposed. The proposal has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. Faculty, staff and …

May is Mental Health Month

2020/05/20 – 8:31 am

Lifeworks by Morneau Shepell, MacEwan’s Employee and Family Assistance provider, has launched a microsite called “A stable mindset in an unstable world,” to provide support …

Upcoming training for expense and requisitions

2020/05/20 – 8:30 am

Expense Procurement and Contract Services (EPACS) invites you to attend one of our upcoming training sessions. These sessions are geared toward new or infrequent users …

PeopleSoft outage

2020/05/20 – 8:30 am

All PeopleSoft applications will undergo a scheduled outage from Saturday, June 6 at 8 a.m. to Monday, June 8 at 8 a.m. to implement an …

Moving Your Face-to-face Course Online Quickly

2020/05/20 – 8:30 am

This virtual course gives faculty the tools they need to move a full face-to-face course to an online format by providing insight about teaching online, …

Be an innovative leader

2020/05/20 – 8:30 am

Managing Workplace Conflict
Conflict can be stressful, but when managed correctly it can become a stepping stone to innovation. Become a leader who can effectively manage …

MAG Exchange Artist Mentorship Program

2020/05/20 – 8:30 am

Nine artists from across Canada are stepping up to support the development of local emerging artists via the MAG Exchange Artist Mentorship Program — a …

MacEwan receives Greener Purchasing Award

2020/05/20 – 8:30 am

Congratulations, MacEwan University! On Earth Day, we received news that our institution was awarded the 2019 Leadership in Greener Purchasing Award – Education Sector from …

New Teaching and Learning Services online office hours

2020/05/20 – 8:30 am

Teaching and Learning Services is still hosting online drop-in office hours to better assist you, but we have adjusted our schedule. Feel free to drop …

Go from inspiration to income!

2020/05/20 – 8:30 am

Starting Your Creative Business
If you’re looking to turn your creative hobby into a small business then this brand new course may be for you! This …

Annual electrical systems and transfer switch testing

2020/05/20 – 8:30 am

Facilities will be bringing in ASCO Power Systems to do the annual testing of the transfer switches. The test takes no more than 10 minutes …

Budget update – questions and answers

2020/05/13 – 8:31 am

The budget questions and answers have been updated on myPortal.MacEwan.ca.
You can continue to submit your questions to president@macewan.ca or by using the anonymous MacEwan University – …

New business process for the Conservatory of Music

2020/05/13 – 8:30 am

As part of our evaluation of programs across the university, and as a result of both the change in funding model for post-secondary institutions, and …

A Taste of Google Apps – May 27

2020/05/13 – 8:30 am

When: Wednesday, May 27, 9 – 11:30 a.m.
Simple collaboration, cloud storage, easy communications — discover how these simple concepts can quickly be applied to your …