MRU Media

MRU Media Makers: 03/23/2017

Students/experts/alum in the News

Pianist ready to wow crowd: http://www.mru.ca/b2f (Okotoks Western Wheel — Charles Foreman, Conservatory)

Other notable mentions

What is the value of the Canadian PhD to universities in Canada? http://www.mru.ca/ca3f (University Affairs)

CTV News at Noon Calgary for Thursday, March 23, 2017: http://www.mru.ca/b71 [30:50]
Topic: Physical activity symposium

Looking back on five years of the Calgary Peace Bridge: http://www.mru.ca/a56 (Calgary Herald/Postmedia — Naheed Nenshi, faculty)

Review: Kronos Quartet continues to tap into free-ranging world of new music: http://www.mru.ca/0cab (Calgary Herald)

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MRU Media Makers: 03/22/2017

MRU in the News

CBC INVESTIGATES | ‘The rose-coloured glasses are off’: Why experts, students suspect racism under-reported on campuses: http://www.mru.ca/5cf (CBC News )

 

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

Some thoughts on Pop-Up Poetry and the role of art at conferences: http://www.mru.ca/218 (University Affairs — Richard Harrison, faculty)

Dakota Access pipeline vandalism highlights sabotage risks: http://www.mru.ca/5d87 (The Associated Press/Fox14 — Kelly Sundberg, faculty)

 

Other notable mention

Four new schools announced for Calgary suburbs, Forest Lawn High School to be upgradedhttp://www.mru.ca/8cc (Calgary Herald/Postmedia — Odessa Voykin, prospective student)

 

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MRU Media Makers: 03/21/2017

MRU in the News

Calgary university celebrates storied history of indigenous education: http://www.mru.ca/25a0 (Metro News — John Fischer, staff)

CBC investigates | Why so many Canadian universities know so little about their own racial diversity: http://www.mru.ca/849 (CBC News)

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

How will Alberta’s right unite? http://www.mru.ca/551 (Global News Calgary — Duane Bratt, faculty)

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MRU media makers: 03/20/2017

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

Kenney meets with Alberta PCs to discuss unity plan after leadership victory: ‘I hope that we can proceed quickly’: http://www.mru.ca/c29 (Global News — Duane Bratt, faculty)

Sundberg: A university could improve the way policing is delivered: http://www.mru.ca/a43 (Calgary Herald — Kelly Sundberg, faculty)

Kenney eager to start negotiations regarding PC-Wildrose union: http://www.mru.ca/703 (Lori Williams, faculty)

ANALYSIS: Playing the politics of Alberta’s multibillion-dollar debt: http://www.mru.ca/508 (CBC — Duane Bratt, faculty)

Today’s show includes provincial budget interviews, Alberta PC leadership candidates, and Alberta women wearing high heels: http://www.mru.ca/ba8 (NewsTalk 770/The Danielle Smith Show — Kelly Carter, student)

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MRU Media Makers: 03/17/2017

MRU in the News

Alberta students, administrators, satiated by budget 2017 but hungry for more: http://www.mru.ca/914 (Metro News — Duane Anderson, VP) &

Alberta budget 2017 receives mixed reaction: http://www.mru.ca/948 (Newstalk 770 — Dexter Bruneau, SAMRU)

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

NDP to table 2017 provincial budget: http://www.mru.ca/06dc (660 News — Lori Williams, faculty)

Alberta government set to table budget: http://www.mru.ca/ec0 (Newstalk 660/Corus — David Taras, faculty) & http://www.mru.ca/7be6

Other notable mentions

Q&A: What research at two Alberta border lakes revealed about the first humans in North America: http://www.mru.ca/b74a (Calgary Herald/Postmedia)

5 live sounds: Calgary music you won’t want to miss this week: http://www.mru.ca/0e4 (Calgary Herald)

 

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MRU media makers: 03/16/2017

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

Alberta budget deficit expected to climb further: http://www.mru.ca/e28 (The Globe & Mail — Keith Brownsey, faculty)

How Global News is covering Alberta Budget 2017: http://www.mru.ca/78be (Global News Calgary — Duane Bratt, faculty)

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MRU media makers: 03/15/2017

MRU in the News

2017 Peace Prize recipient Douglas Roche: http://www.mru.ca/577 (CBC/The Homestretch)

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

We’ll take Door No. 3. Poll finds Albertans not sold on front runners for united right leader: http://www.mru.ca/0cd (Calgary Sun/Postmedia — David Taras, faculty)

The elephant in Alberta’s budget room: Soaring health-care spending: http://www.mru.ca/9e2e (CBC News — Lori Williams, faculty)

 

Other notable mentions

Review: Spiritus Chamber Choir rises to challenge of Ice and Fire: http://www.mru.ca/05d (Calgary Herald)

MRU media makers: 03/14/2017

MRU in the News

Mount Royal University raises funds to send Criminal Justice students to Nunavut: http://www.mru.ca/978 (Metro News — Scharie Tavcer, faculty & Nick Eckert, student)

Former Edmonton MP Douglas Roche to be honoured with 2017 Calgary Peace Prize: http://www.mru.ca/6445 (Calgary Herald/Postmedia)

Survivors come first: http://www.mru.ca/47b (The Reflector — Cari Ionson, staff & Shifrah Gadamsetti, SAMRU )

The grass is greener on this side: http://www.mru.ca/e6c (The Reflector — Barry Moench, staff)

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

Is social media anti-social? http://www.mru.ca/752 (CBC/Alberta@Noon — Malinda Desjarlais, faculty)

Poll finds Albertans unhappy with NDP response to economic slowdown, budget deficit: http://www.mru.ca/bab (Calgary Herald/Postmedia — David Taras, faculty)

Push to get rid of time change could affect health and economy: http://www.mru.ca/35b (CTV News Calgary — Frank Cotae, faculty)

Letter to the editor: There is a case for ecotourism in Castle: http://www.mru.ca/58e (Pincher Creek Echo/Postmedia — Joe Pavelka, faculty)

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MRU media makers: 03/13/2017

MRU in the News

Mount Royal University aviation career expo well attended, weeks after fatal crash: http://www.mru.ca/cb9 (CBC News — Leon Cygman, faculty & Monica Mytroen, student & Cole Tuza, student) &

Mount Royal University seeks more instructors as demand for pilots grows: http://www.mru.ca/d18 (Global News — Amber Gladue, student) & Mount Royal University Aviation Career Expo: http://www.mru.ca/243 (Global Morning News) &

MRU’s Aviation Program Goes Ahead with a Planned Career Expo: http://www.mru.ca/b76 (660 News)

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

Shell oilsands divestment shows carbon tax will be opposition cudgel for years to come: http://www.mru.ca/f46 (Edmonton Journal — Duane Bratt, faculty)

Alberta budget 2017-18: What to expect: http://www.mru.ca/963 (BNN — Duane Bratt, faculty)

 

MRU media makers: 03/10/2017

MRU in the News

Mount Royal University Aviation Career Expo still a go: http://www.mru.ca/5ed (Metro News — Leon Cygman, faculty & Luc Sinal, student)

 

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

New data shows Alberta infant mortality rate fifth-highest in country: http://www.mru.ca/f06 (Metro News — Tammy Sherrow, faculty)

Addiction is not a choice, it’s a disease: Calgary addictions expert: http://www.mru.ca/51f (Metro News — Peter Choate, faculty)

Calgary man blames Trump for border delays that made him miss niece’s wedding in Pakistan: http://www.mru.ca/925 (CBC News — Kelly Sundberg, faculty)

Kevin O’Leary calls Rachel Notley ‘toxic cocktail of mediocrity and incompetence’: http://www.mru.ca/d65 (Global News — Duane Bratt, faculty)

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