MRU Media

MRU Media 11/05/2020

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 celebrates graduates with outdoor convocation; installs their first chancellor: (Calgary Herald/Calgary Sun, Nov. 5 print edition, Page A4 – Tim Rahilly, President; Dawn Farrell, Chancellor; Samantha Rintoul, Iyah Smili and Alyza Miri, graduates; David O’Brien, Eva Friesen, Beckie Scott, George Brookman, Honorary Doctors of Laws)

Students graduate outdoors in drive-in ceremony: (Global News – Tim Rahilly, President; Dawn Farrell, Chancellor; David O’Brien, Honorary Doctor of Laws)

Honking replaces clapping at drive-in grad:  (CBC News – Tim Rahilly, President; Samantha Rintoul, Kenisha Stobbs-Tkach, graduates)

Drive-in grad ceremony ‘special’: (CBC Radio News – Samantha Rintoul, student)

Outdoor grad ceremony at MRU: (CTV News at 6)

Students/experts/alum in the news

Uncertain U.S. election sparking calls from anxious Americans on moving to Calgary: (CTV News – Lori Williams, faculty)

America votes 2020: (Global News Edmonton – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Alberta and Ottawa united on Keystone XL pipeline, but ‘political division’ persists says Justin Trudeau: (Toronto Star – Lori Williams, faculty)

Also worth noting

University of Alberta team will lead public consultation on who gets COVID-19 vaccine first: (Global News)

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