This report is a weekday roundup of news about MRU, faculty experts, students and alumni, and other topics of interest.
MRU in the news
Students offer study tips from the trenches: https://mru.ca/53d (Calgary Herald – Courtenay Smart, staff; Josh Hauck, student)
Disarm school stress with these strategies: https://mru.ca/b571 (Calgary Herald – Michael Huston, Wellness)
Home-grown education, business degrees are the next goal for Red Deer College: https://mru.ca/b5b2 (Red Deer Advocate)
‘Absurd to ban it’: University of Alberta cannabis policy leads by example: https://mru.ca/ff2 (Edmonton Journal)
Cannabis 101 course isn’t ‘Cheech and Chong,’ says Red River College: ‘This is very serious stuff’: https://mru.ca/4af (CBC News)
Students/experts/alum in the news
Dramatic change may be coming after Quebec election: https://mru.ca/a95 (Global News – David Taras, faculty
Opponents of Bill C-69 hold rally in Calgary hoping to suspend energy legislation: https://mru.ca/9359 (Global News – Duane Bratt, faculty)
SACPA to discuss Palestinian-Israeli conflict: https://mru.ca/0040 (Lethbridge Herald – Mark Ayyash, faculty)
Online Learning Consortium Announces 2018 OLC Fellows, Effective Practice Awardees and Scholarship Recipients: https://mru.ca/607 (KEYC News 12 – Norman Vaughan, faculty)
Also worth noting
Jane Goodall to deliver commencement speech at Simon Fraser University on Thursday: https://mru.ca/f49 (Vancouver Sun)
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