Racism, tribalism, nationalism and the path to reconciliation in the South Sudanese community in Calgary
On Dec. 6, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Jenkins Theatre. Join student organizers and external participants. Contact Nyabuoy Gatbel at email@example.com for more information.
Call for Nominations - Distinguished Awards Nominations are now being accepted by the Department of Human Resources for the Distinguished Faculty Awards, Distinguished Teaching Awards (Credit Free), Distinguished Staff Awards and Distinguished Administrator/Manager Award. Nomination forms are available from Human Resources (D-101) or on our website. Copies of the policies containing the guidelines and criteria are available from HR or you may view them through the link on MyMRU, Employees Resources tab, Policies and Procedures, POL 960-8.1, 8.2, 8.3 and 8.6. The deadline for submissions to Human Resources is January 31, 2015.
Oct. 2 to 4 Commemorating the Komagata Maru / Celebrating the Century Commemorating the Komagata Maru / Celebrating the Century brings together students, scholars, writers, directors, and members of the Sikh community and general public. It provides a forum for new research and new perspectives on the Komagata Maru, and on Sikh engagement with and within Canadian cultural, ethnic, and religious diversity. The event is free, but space is limited! See URL for times and room locations.
Sept. 25 — Writing Alberta: a talk about Alberta as muse in creative writing The Creative Writing and Events Consulting Group is hosting our first License to Learn event. featured authors include Bruce Hunter and Joan Shillington and the topic discussed will be Writing Alberta: a talk about Alberta as muse in creative writing. Event takes place on Sept 25 in the "Knuckle" at 12 p.m. you are welcome to bring your lunch, and the event is free and open to all.
Sept. 30 deadline for Thanksgiving floral pieces Support MRU's Transitional Vocational Program and celebrate Thanksgiving with a unique floral centrepiece. In support of the Transitional Vocational Program and sponsored by the Floral Design Program. Arrangements are $30 each (includes GST) and available by pre-order only. Order by contacting TVP at 403.440.6872. Deadline is Sept. 30 at 4:30 p.m. Arrangements will be delivered to each department on the afternoon of Oct. 9.
Recreation staff receive St. John Ambulance Lifesaving Award Metro News — Rec staff at Mount Royal recognized for life-saving action
Mount Royal's Stepping Up program recognized in Calgary Herald Calgary Herald Oct. 2: Stepping Up program in the Calgary Herald; Mount Royal’s Stepping Up program aimed at preventing dating violence.
Mount Royal University bringing skills to Ethiopian midwives BY VINCE SALYERS, DAVID ZAKUS AND DAVID EVANS, FOR THE CALGARY HERALD – Every year in Ethiopia about 25,000 women die in childbirth, and the vast majority of these tragedies are unnecessary...