April 24, 2015 — CRIME SCENE Join us for CRIME SEEN and hear from Mount Royal’s second-year Information Design students as they present the the many faces of crime in Canada through a series of thoroughly researched and exquisitely designed infographics. Topics include youth crime, sexual assault, animal abuse and more. Free admission. Everyone welcome. 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in room U-111.
April 15, 2015 — Information Design Portfolio Showcase Join us in an exciting evening of celebration with the 2015 Information Design Portfolio Showcase. Highlighting work of graduating students, the event takes place April 15 from 6-9 p.m. at Festival Hall (1213 10 Ave SE).
Saving Endangered Species in Canada and Beyond, April 9 Join us for our final seminar of the academic year presented by guest speaker Axel Moehrenshlager, April 9 from 1-2 p.m, in EB1102. The Centre for Conservation & Research at the Calgary Zoo is passionate about wildlife conservation. Dedicated biologists led by Axel Moehrenshlager work in Canada and across the world to help endangered animals once again thrive in the wild. Come out to learn more about the challenges and successes in conserving species such as the Burrowing Owl, Swift Fox, Black-footed Ferret, Black-tailed Prairie Dog, Greater Sage Grouse and Woodland Caribou. Coffee and Light Refreshments are served. Free for everyone. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org, or just drop in!
April 12, 2015 — 28th Annual MRU Sprint Triathlon Join the fun and participate in the 28th Annual MRU Sprint Triathlon. Registration deadline (if not already sold out) is April 5. Take part by yourself or as a team. Check out why it's the most 'DO-able' triathlon!
Lessons from the 2013 Flood in High River, 1 p.m., March 25, 2015
The Town of High River was devastated by the 2013 flood. In this talk, Caroline McDonald-Harker, PhD, and Timothy Haney, PhD, from the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, discuss High River residents’ and community representatives’ understandings of the causes, the occurrence, and the potential prevention of the disaster they experienced.
March 24-25, 2015 — Academica, Metro Calgary and CTV Calgary Students at Mount Royal University are taking to their campus in hopes of battling misconceptions and stereotypes that the Islamic faith is connected to terrorist groups like ISIS
March 31, 2015 — CBC Calgary Could the Olympics come back to Calgary? A Mount Royal University class made the case for it in front of a mock panel of experts
CBC Calgary — Mount Royal University breaks Guinness World Record for toy pistol fight March 17, 2015 — It was a scene straight out of the movie 300.Fierce warriors gathered at Wyckham House on the Mount Royal University campus for the battle of their lives ...
Multiple Media outlets — The Dark Side of Technology event: Researchers with Mount Royal University and The Hindsight Group shed light on the dark side of technology by releasing findings from a survey of men who were ordered to attend Prostitution Offender Programs also known as “John schools.” March 13, 2015 — The Dark Side of Technology gained coverage from multiple media outlets including the Calgary Herald, Metro Calgary, Global Calgary, Yahoo! via Global, NewsTalk 770 and more ...
Calgary Herald Youtube — MRU aviation program receives world-class accreditation March 11, 2015 — Mount Royal University’s aviation program was recently granted a five-year accreditation from the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI).