MRU Media

MRU media makers: 10/12/2016

MRU in the News

Episode 182 – Potpourri: (The Legion of Reason)

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

1.) Canada’s Unpredictable Uncle Sam: (Alberta Oil — Keith Brownsey, faculty)

2.) Biometrics more than just fingerprints: (UCalgary — Kelly Sundberg, faculty)

Other notable mentions

1.) Concordia is not an intellectual “free market”: (The Concordian)

It’s time to overhaul student evaluations on teaching: (The Fulcrum) produced this list.
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MRU media makers: 10/11/2016

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

1.) ANALYSIS: What young innovators can learn from Elon Musk: Don Pittis: (CBC — Patti Derbyshire, faculty)
2.) Tough time for Calgary police, says local justice expert, who wants more from CPS governance body: (Calgary Herald/Postmedia — Doug King, faculty)

Other notable mentions


Ziggy Marley spreads the gospel of love, truth and hemp: (Beatroute) produced this list.
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MRU media makers: 10/07/2016

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

1.) Fast food chicken market heats up in eastside Calgary: (Calgary Herald — Douglas MacDonald, faculty)

2.) Braid: Testy first week shows hard slog to national carbon price: (Calgary Herald — David Taras, faculty)

3.) Calgary woman with disability dismissed from volunteering role: (Metro — Sarah Harrower, student)


Other notable mentions

Connect with Us   ENTERTAINMENT Acclaimed musician coming to college for lecture and recital: (Kootenay News Advertiser — Brad Mahon, Conservatory) produced this list.
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MRU media makers: 10/06/2016

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

1.) Wildrose, PC voting records nearly identical, Manning Centre study shows: (CBC — Lori Williams, faculty)

2.) TELUS apologizes for carbon pricing Tweet: (CTV Calgary — Wendelin Fraser, faculty)

3.) Cops charged with assault: (CTV Calgary — Doug King, faculty)

*King also interviewed with Global News on the assault charges. He also interviewed with CBC over the case of a man accused of killing his wife. [Audio/Video not available online.]

4.) Brandt lends a helping hand in Siksika: (Strathmore Standard — Paul Brandt, alum/storyteller in residence)

5.) STARS moves newer, faster air ambulance from Calgary to Edmonton: (News Talk 770  — James Stauch, institute director)

Other notable mentions

1.) More money put into students’ pockets: (South Peace News)

2.) Quartet offers precise harmonies: (Okotoks Western Wheel) produced this list.
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MRU media makers: 10/05/2016

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

1.) Newer, faster STARS Air Ambulance moves from Calgary to Edmonton: (Global News — James Stauch, institute director)

2.) (Calgary Today — Ritesh Narayan, faculty)

3.) Centro brings fresh, modern suites to Centre Street: (Calgary Herald — Alyssa Douglas, student)


Other notable mentions

1.) Intellectual bubbles; Debate is critical to post-secondary education: (The Weal)

2.) Wordfest brings literary excitement to Calgary’s “reader ecosystem”: (The Gauntlet) produced this list. 
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MRU media makers: 10/04/2016

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

1.) Former Calgary police officer accused of misconduct avoids penalty due to policy loophole: (CTV News — Ritesh Narayan, faculty)

2.) The Power List: (Financial Post — Duane Bratt, faculty)

3.) Notley says no support for Liberal carbon price without pipeline progress: (Calgary Herald/Postmedia — Duane Bratt, faculty)

4.) School Expo shows students local career opportunities: (The Barrhead Leader — Ryan Warehime, alum) produced this list.
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MRU media makers: 10/03/2016

Students/Experts/Alum in the News

Jason Kenney’s plan to unite Alberta’s right could win the day, even if he loses: (CBC — Duane Bratt, faculty)  & (News Talk 770)

Catholic Bishop’s assisted death guidelines to help priests save “the person’s soul” (Calgary Herald/Postmedia — Steven Engler, faculty)

PC leadership contest a battle over uniting Alberta’s right: (Calgary Herald/Postmedia — David Taras, faculty)

Textbook project receives funding from Open Educational Resources Initiative: (UCalgary — Tory LaLiberte, student)

 Other notable mention

An old house finds a new home in the middle of a Banff hotel: (CBC — Leonard Leacock) produced this list.
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