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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 …

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 …

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 MacEwan.ca/Policies. Faculty, staff and students are …

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 …

From the University Archives: LRC display features Dr. MacEwan’s publications

2020/02/12 – 8:30 am

February 26, 1996: LRC display features Dr. MacEwan’s publications
The Jasper Place Learning Resources Centre marked MacEwan Day, February 8, with a special bulletin board display …

Budget update: January 30, 2020

2020/02/05 – 8:30 am

The last two weeks has been a challenging time for our university community. The departure of colleagues is always upsetting and during this difficult time, …

New student interface demonstrations

2020/02/05 – 8:30 am

The introduction of a new student interface is underway with system testing and an estimated go-live date of February 16. As materials are created for …

Update: 2019 Novel coronavirus

2020/02/05 – 8:30 am

On January 30, the Director-General of the World Health Organization declared that the outbreak of 2019-nCoV (2019 Novel coronavirus) constitutes a Public Health Emergency of International Concern …

University response to 2019 Novel coronavirus (Wuhan, China)

2020/01/29 – 8:30 am

On January 27, public health officials in Ontario announced Canada’s second presumptive confirmed case of the coronavirus (2019-nCoV) that first was identified in Wuhan, China. At this time, the …

The SAMU building is open!

2020/01/29 – 8:30 am

First and foremost, we’d like to thank the MacEwan community for their continued support, patience and understanding while progressing through the many stages of this …

Electronic Forms Efficiency Project

2020/01/29 – 8:30 am

The Electronic Forms Efficiency Project is a forms redevelopment project, whereby various forms currently in use at MacEwan University will be evaluated to identify the …

Update on Allard Hall construction

2020/01/22 – 8:30 am

In September 2020 we will welcome the students, staff and faculty of the School of Continuing Education (SCE) to City Centre Campus!
A project is underway …

From the University Archives

2020/01/15 – 8:30 am

January 27, 2003: MacEwan Receives National Award for Russian Nursing Project
The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) will present the Health and Community Studies Division …

From the President: SAMU Building is open

2020/01/15 – 8:30 am

The drapes and barriers are down and students now have access to the new SAMU building. This is a great day for our students and …

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 …

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 MacEwan.ca. 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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Upcoming pedway closures

2019/12/04 – 8:30 am

The 109 Street pedway will be closed during the following dates and times to accommodate construction on the SAMU building:

From 6 p.m., Wednesday December 4 …

A reminder for all employees of MacEwan University: Employees’ Code of Conduct

2019/11/27 – 8:31 am

The university administration has implemented the new Employees’ Code of Conduct as approved and directed by the ethics commissioner, in accordance with the Conflicts of …

From the Acting President: A note of thanks

2019/11/27 – 8:30 am

I would like to thank everyone who participated in this year’s Fall 2019 Convocation ceremonies.
Seeing our graduates cross the stage and personally congratulating them on their accomplishments was a privilege and an honour. …

Statement on Free Expression

2019/11/27 – 8:30 am

In response to a letter from Alberta’s Minister of Advanced Education to the Board of Governors of MacEwan University, the Office of the Provost and …