MRU Media

MRU Media: 09/16/2021

MRU in the media: 

Three Calgary post-secondaries cancel classes amid new COVID restrictions: (Calgary Herald/Calgary Sun – Tim Rahilly, President)

U of C, MRU cancel in-person classes for rest of the week after new COVID rules announced: (CBC News)

Alberta’s state of emergency prompts Calgary post-secondary institutions to cancel in-person classes: (CTV News)

How each major Alberta college is operating under the state of public health emergency: (Global News)

Universities close campuses for remainder of week: (CBC Radio News)

Post-secondaries in Calgary closing for rest of week: (News 770, CHQR )

In-person learning on pause at universities: (CTV Morning Live)

COVID-19 restrictions convoluted and weeks too late: (Global News – Duane Bratt, faculty)

MRU’s Growth Compass publishes findings on crucial role scale-up programs play in developing scale-up leaders: (Simon Raby, faculty)

In light of Western University incidents, higher ed needs to do better in face of sexual assault allegations: (CityNews) 

Higher education needed following sexual assault allegations at Western University: professor: (CityNews, 660 News website)

Nine Alberta post-secondary institutions to introduce vaccination mandate, required vaccination proof: (Education News Canada)

COVID-19: updates for Canada’s universities: (University Affairs)

Red Deer Polytechnic not among Alta. post-secondary institutions to require vaccine proof: (CTV News)

Faculty, alum, students in the media: 

Top 33 ‘safest seats’ in Canada won by Conservatives in 2019, with top 13 winning by a 70 per cent margin or more: (The Hill Times – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Political side to latest COVID-19 restrictions: (CTV News at 6 – Keith Brownsey, faculty)

Bernier calls Kenney ‘despot’ after new COVID lockdowns: (Western Standard – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Rising support for far-right People’s Party unlikely to trouble Tories, say strategists and experts, as O’Toole makes a pitch for the centre: (The Hill Times – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Political scientist questions why Alberta’s COVID leaders haven’t resigned: (CityNews, 660 News – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Mounting pressure on Alberta premier as doctors and experts call for his resignation: (CTV News – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Airdrie-Cochrane MLA issues apology letter to constituents over $100 vaccine incentive: (Airdrie Today – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Also worth noting: 

‘I apologize,’ Kenney says as Alberta declares state of public health emergency: (CBC News)

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