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Unconscious Bias workshop module now available on Blackboard

2020/06/03 – 8:30 am

This module provides an overview of how unconscious bias can seep into everyday interactions and explores what we can do to build the capacity to …

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 …

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 …

Spreadsheets Without Numbers – Part 2 – May 26

2020/05/13 – 8:30 am

When: Tuesday, May 26, 1:30 – 3 p.m.
Expanding on the excitement of Part 1, you’ll discover how to create different reports for your data that …

eLearning office training resources

2020/04/29 – 8:30 am

The eLearning Office has a plenty of resources for you to get up and running with online teaching and learning:

Instructor led training
Self-paced training
Video and document …

Spreadsheets Without Numbers – Part 1

2020/04/29 – 8:30 am

When: Tuesday, May 19, 10–11:30 a.m.
Note: Much of the information will translate to Excel.
Creating merged emails or documents with Google Sheets is pretty easy, but …

Basic principles of Webex meetings

2020/04/29 – 8:30 am

May 7, 2-2:45 p.m.
Curious about how you can take advantage of Webex meetings? Join in for a basic overview of the different types of meetings …

Getting started with Microsoft Teams

2020/04/29 – 8:30 am

Microsoft Teams is more than a chat program. It’s a communication hub to all things Microsoft that brings together real-time messaging, file sharing, video conferencing/screen …

Blackboard training

2020/04/22 – 8:30 am

The eLearning Office is offering three kinds of workshops for faculty who need to learn about Blackboard. No registration is required because it’s all online. …

Reminder: Register for Change and Resilience webinars

2020/04/01 – 8:30 am

The last few months have been difficult for our university community and we are preparing for additional changes ahead. To support you in these challenging …

Now via webinar: Job Search 101 Lunch-and-Learn sessions

2020/03/18 – 8:30 am

NOTE: These sessions will now be offered via webinar. 

MacEwan University and the MacEwan Staff Association (MSA) recognize that improving job-search skills is something that is …

Gender, Sex and Sexuality: LGBTQ2S+ Inclusive Spaces

2020/03/11 – 8:30 am

This training focuses on challenging homophobic, biphobic and transphobic language and behaviours; building capacity to foster safe and inclusive LGBTQ2S+ environments; increasing familiarity with common …

Register for the next Unconscious Bias Training workshop – Mar. 25

2020/03/11 – 8:30 am

This workshop provides an overview of how unconscious bias can seep into everyday interactions and explores what we can do to build the capacity to …

Learning to Support Survivors of Sexual Violence – Mar. 25

2020/03/11 – 8:30 am

This interactive workshop is open to anyone who would like to learn more about how to support someone who has been affected by sexual violence. …

Change management workshops in March and April

2020/03/04 – 8:30 am

The last few months have been difficult for our university community and we are preparing for additional changes ahead. To support you in these challenging …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Blackboard online training: Did you know?

2020/01/29 – 8:30 am

Did you know there are frequent live online training sessions for Blackboard? Click here to see the list.
Did you know there is a searchable list …

First aid training – register now on MacEwanLife

2020/01/15 – 8:30 am

If you need to take standard first aid training or recertification, you can register now on MacEwanLife. To register, follow these easy steps:

Enter MacEwanLife.MacEwan.ca into …

Must-have skills for Microsoft Word – Dec. 5

2019/11/20 – 8:30 am

Do you use bold to create headings? Are you manually inserting page numbers into your table of contents? If you are, then you know that …

Gender, Sex and Sexuality Training – staff and faculty

2019/11/13 – 8:30 am

When: Tuesday, November 26, 2 – 4:30 p.m.
Where: Building 7, Room 7-383
This training will focus on:

Increasing familiarity with common words to express sexual orientation, gender identity …

Assignments, Grade Center and rubrics in Blackboard

2019/10/02 – 8:30 am

Did you know that you can easily add assignments in Blackboard? Did you also know that Grade Center can keep track of each assignment and …

Google Chrome: Unleash Your Power Browser – Oct. 10

2019/09/25 – 8:30 am

Hate logging in and out between your personal and work Google accounts? How about closing the wrong tab or having to switch accounts?
You spend most …

Getting Started with Microsoft Teams – Oct. 8

2019/09/25 – 8:30 am

Microsoft Teams is more than a chat program. It’s a communication hub to all things Microsoft that brings together real-time messaging, file sharing, video conferencing/screen …