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MacEwan in the news: May 15 to 28, 2017

2017/05/31 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Journal
People who use many emojis in online dating profiles are perceived as less intelligent: MacEwan University study
Darcy Raymond, a 26-year-old psychology student who …

MacEwan in the news: April 28 to May 14, 2017

2017/05/17 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Journal
Deadline extended for not-for-profits looking to lease space at MacEwan’s old orange building
Not-for-profit groups interested in leasing space at MacEwan University’s west campus …

MacEwan in the news: April 11 to 28, 2017

2017/05/03 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Journal
Paula Simons: ‘Edifice complex’: Edmonton loves its shiny new buildings, but what to do with its old ones?

The Daily Orange, Syracuse, New York
MacEwan University …

CBC’s Our Edmonton “Best of Edmonton” edition

2017/04/19 – 8:30 am

Earlier this month, CBC’s Our Edmonton featured MacEwan University’s new Centre for Arts and Culture. It was so popular that CBC has decided to show …

MacEwan in the news: March 24 – April 10

2017/04/12 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Sun
Ione Challborn appointed new MacEwan University board chairperson

CBC Our Edmonton – April 8, 9 and 10

2017/04/05 – 8:30 am

The new Centre for Arts and Culture will appear on CBC’s Our Edmonton, a weekly hour-long program that showcases the city of Edmonton.
Hosted by Adrienne …

MacEwan in the news: March 13–24

2017/03/29 – 8:30 am

Calgary Herald
Big shift in Alberta politics expected as Conservatives choose new leader
Dr. John Soroski, political science, was interviewed about the provincial PC leadership race. (Clip …

MacEwan in the news: February 28–March 12

2017/03/15 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Journal
MacEwan enables students to identify preferred name, gender marker in university system
The change, which took effect Monday, is intended to “bring the university to …

MacEwan in the news: Feb. 13–27

2017/03/01 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Journal/Edmonton Sun
Seeing is believing: New website maps incidents of prejudice, bigotry in Alberta
Irfan Chaudhry, sociology, was interviewed for this article

MacEwan in the news: February 1–12

2017/02/15 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Jounral/Edmonton Sun
University panel tackles Islamophobia and Syrian refugee crisis
The way racism and Islamophobia shaped the response to the Syrian refugee crisis was the subject …

MacEwan in the news: January 14–31

2017/02/01 – 8:30 am

Canadian Press
Fort McMurray wildfire financial impact reaches $8.9-billion: study
Dr. Rafat Alam, Economics, was interviewed about his report on the economic impacts of the Fort McMurray …

CBC’s Radio Active live on location in the Child Care Centre – Feb. 2

2017/01/25 – 8:30 am

CBC Edmonton and Portia Clark, host of Radio Active, will be live on location at the MacEwan University Child Care Centre on Thursday, February 2 …

MacEwan in the news: December 30, 2016 – January 14, 2017

2017/01/18 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Journal
A look inside MacEwan’s $180-million fine arts building
A feature on the new Centre for Arts and Culure. President David Atkinson was interviewed.

MacEwan in the news: Nov. 22 – Dec. 5, 2016

2016/12/07 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Journal
The city’s former highest ranking female police officer reflects on her career in Edmonton
A profile of Danielle Campbell, now an instructor in Police …

MacEwan in the news: Oct. 31 – Nov. 21

2016/11/30 – 8:30 am

Sherwood Park – Strathcona County News
One mistake shouldn’t define our lives
An article about a student who made a violent threat against MacEwan University.

MacEwan in the News: October 10 to 23, 2016

2016/10/26 – 8:30 am

New theatre company presents Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Theatre alumnus Zach Peterson is set to star in a production of Hedwig and the Angry …

MacEwan in the News: September 26 to October 10, 2016

2016/10/12 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Journal
Edmonton’s Pura Botanicals puts the focus on natural beauty
Communications alumna Lane Edwards was interviewed about her company Pura Botanicals.

MacEwan in the News: September 19 to 25, 2016

2016/09/28 – 8:30 am

Ottawa Citizen
John Stetch, on playing solo, and being back in New York City
A profile of music alumnus John Stetch.

MacEwan in the News: September 12 – 18, 2016

2016/09/21 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Journal
Edmonton scholar wants Muslim community to create safe space for LGBT youth
Economics professor Junaid Jahangir was interviewed about the Muslim LGBTQ community.

MacEwan in the News: August 27 – Sept 11, 2016

2016/09/14 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Journal
MacEwan University students welcome Rogers Place as new neighbour
Students are interviewed about moving in to the MacEwan University Residence building.

MacEwan in the News: August 2 – 26, 2016

2016/09/07 – 8:30 am

Where Magazine
Exciting August Festivals in Edmonton
Animethon, an anime festival that takes place at MacEwan University, was mentioned in this list of festivals.

MacEwan in the News: July 18 – August 1, 2016

2016/08/10 – 8:30 am

The Canadian Press > Metro News, Our London, Huffington Post, Maclean’s
Unclear if Ukrainian confirmed dead in Nice is missing Edmonton student: Embassy
Bachelor of Commerce …

MacEwan in the News: July 6 to 17, 2016

2016/07/27 – 8:30 am

Stony Plain Reporter
Music with a poetic twist
Music student Rebecca Lappa was interviewed about an upcoming performance as part of the Summer Sessions concert series in …

MacEwan in the News: June 21 – July 5, 2016

2016/07/13 – 8:30 am

Edlmonton Journal
A summer of love for Edmonton’s Freewill Shakespeare Festival
Jim Guedo, head of the Theatre department, was interviewed about directing Love’s Labour’s Lost for the …

MacEwan in the News: June 6 – 20, 2016

2016/06/22 – 8:30 am

BC Local News
Quadra’s new pro takes over region’s newest course
Golf Management alumnus Jason Tchir was interviewed about his position as general manager and head …

MacEwan in the News: May 30 – June 5, 2016

2016/06/08 – 8:30 am

Edmonton Journal
New Edmonton theatre, new Teatro season, new comedy
A review of For the Love of Cynthia, which features theatre alumni Michelle Diaz, Adam Houston …