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Acting president’s column

2019/09/18 – 8:32 am

My latest MacEwan.ca column includes updates on the university budget, presidential search, institutional planning and more.
I hope you’ll take a few minutes to read it.
Sincerely,
John McGrath
Acting President

Message from the provost and vice-president, academic

2019/09/18 – 8:31 am

Dear Colleagues,
Now that you have, hopefully, settled in for the autumn, I wanted to take a moment to welcome you back and provide some updates …

MacEwan waste and recycle reminders

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

With the new school year upon us, this is a great time for a reminder to all staff, faculty and students to dispose of their …

Request a speaker from MacEwan’s senior administration

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

MacEwan’s senior administrators, including the university president, vice-presidents and chair of the Board of Governors are available to attend or speak at events on and …

From the University Archives

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

Relive the ‘80s with these snaps from past registrations!
For these and other images from our past, visit the University Archives.

Bent River Records announces recording competition

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University’s Bent River Records, along with community partner ATB, recently announced a recording competition that will allow a new artist (or band) to record …

Town Hall: Search for Dean, Faculty of Arts and Science – Sept. 19

2019/09/11 – 8:35 am

All members of the campus community are encouraged to attend a town hall meeting scheduled for Thursday, September 19, from 1 to 2 p.m. in Room …

First Voices: Contemporary Indigenous Fiction

2019/09/11 – 8:30 am

The John L. Haar Library is delighted to announce the launch of a new collection – First Voices: Contemporary Indigenous Fiction. Located across from the …

Presidential Search Town Halls – Sept. 10 and 11

2019/09/04 – 8:35 am

Faculty and staff are invited to participate in the MacEwan University President Search Town Hall Consultation. The purpose of the town hall consultation is to ensure …

Policy Feedback: Student Non-Academic Misconduct Policy and Procedure

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

A new Student Non-Academic Misconduct Policy and associated Student Non-Academic Misconduct Procedure are being proposed and have been posted for feedback on the policies page …

Policy Feedback: Student Academic Integrity Policy and Student Academic Misconduct Procedure

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

The Student Academic Integrity Policy and associated Student Academic Misconduct Procedure are being revised and have been posted for feedback on the policies page on …

Listen to the new The Common Ground podcast

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

The Common Ground is a new podcast that explores hate and counter-hate in Alberta. Irfan Chaudhry (director, Office of Human Rights, Diversity and Equity, MacEwan) …

Library eReserves submission – clarification

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Earlier this summer the library sent out a reminder to all faculty asking you to please consider submitting requests for new and reactivated eReserves as …

From the acting president: MSA collective agreement ratified

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

I would like to thank everyone involved in the successful bargaining process for the collective agreement between the university and the MacEwan Staff Association.
Their hard …

Allard Hall power shutdown on August 29

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Power will be shut down in Allard Hall on:

Thursday, August 29 between 5 and 6 a.m.

Occupants of Allard Hall should ensure that computers are powered …

Policy feedback: Board of Governors Bylaws and Board Code of Conduct

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

The Board of Governors Bylaws and Board Code of Conduct is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. …

Policy feedback: Students with Disabilities and Duty to Accommodate Employee Needs and Protected Grounds

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

The rescission of two policies, Students with Disabilities and Duty to Accommodate Employee Needs and Protected Grounds, is being proposed. The proposal and policies have …

Message from the acting president: Changes to MacEwan’s Board of Governors

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

Today, the Minister of Advanced Education announced new board appointments for 11 Alberta post-secondary institutions, including MacEwan University.
The new board members, including a new board …

Green cleaning on your campus

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

Facilities custodial staff and our contracted custodians work around the clock to provide you a clean, well-maintained and safe campus. We use only Green Cleaning …

Policy feedback: Human Rights and Accessibility Policy and associated procedures

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

A new Human Rights and Accessibility Policy and associated procedures (Services to Students with Disabilities, Student Accommodation on Non-disability Grounds, and Employee Accommodation) are being …

Access to 110 street entrance restricted

2019/08/14 – 8:30 am

Vehicle access from 110 Street to the Allard Hall and the Robbins Health Learning Centre (RHLC) parkades, the West Parkade and MacEwan Residence is restricted …

Password policy and process change

2019/08/07 – 8:31 am

Starting August 19, standards and processes for passwords at MacEwan will be changed. Next time you are prompted to change your password, the following will …

Road closure

2019/08/07 – 8:30 am

The City of Edmonton has closed the westbound lanes on 104 Avenue from 103 Street to 106 Street (as of Thursday, August 1). The closure …

Construction notice: Water main work at 104 Avenue and 110 Street

2019/08/07 – 8:30 am

Beginning August 6, EPCOR will begin water main work at 104 Ave and 110 Street that is required prior to LRT construction. The work is …

Complete the Alumni survey – you might win a prize!

2019/07/31 – 8:30 am

Are you a MacEwan alum? Don’t forget to complete the Alumni survey to share your experience as a MacEwan grad – you’ll be entered to win …

General Faculties Council update

2019/07/24 – 8:31 am

The university continues to implement changes to the General Faculties Council (GFC) and its subsidiary bodies in response to MacEwan’s placement in Part I of …