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MRU Media: 08/31/2018

This report is a weekday roundup of news about MRU, faculty experts, students and alumni, and other topics of interest.

MRU in the news

MRU opens Calgary’s first permanent Pride crosswalk: (Academica – Lesley Brown, provost)

Alberta universities, hospitals await Saudi student exodus: (Calgary Herald)

Students/experts/alum in the news

Rachel Notley scraps plans to raise Alberta’s carbon tax following court decision on Trans Mountain: (Globe and Mail – Lori Williams, faculty)

‘Notley’s in a lot of trouble’: Massive political fallout from Trans Mountain court decision: (Calgary Herald – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Notley announces Alberta’s departure from federal climate plan following Trans Mountain ruling: (CTV News – Lori Williams, faculty)

Federal judges out of touch in Trans Mountain pipeline expansion case: Kenney: (CTV News, The Canadian Press – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Your reaction to Federal Court of Appeal decision on Trans Mountain: (Alberta at Noon, Aug. 30, 26:00 – Lori Williams, faculty)

Premier in for the fight of her life: (CBC Radio news – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Trans Mountain pipeline court decision ‘a real sad day for Alberta,’ says energy expert: (Global News – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Court quashes feds’ Trans Mountain Approval: (CTV News Channel – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Mario Trono reviews Adrift, Mary Shelley and American Animals: (CBC Radio, Calgary Eyeopener – Mario Trono, faculty)

Also worth noting

Main Galloway complainant urges university policy change: (Globe and Mail)

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