MRU Media

MRU Media 09/09/2020

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

MRU in the News

University professors in Calgary invited to participate in two-day strike protesting systemic racism: (CTV News – Elizabeth Evans, interim provost)

Scholar Strike for racial justice: (CTV Morning Live – Elizabeth Evans, interim provost)

MRU profs set to strike; one says BLM has ‘destroyed’ university: (Western Standard – Elizabeth Evans, interim provost; Frances Widdowson, faculty)

MRU and SAMRU team up for a virtual Pride Week events: (The Reflector – Sarah Armstrong, SAMRU)

Students/experts/alum in the news

‘It is despicable’: Jason Kenney wants to make it a crime to deface police monuments in Canada: (National Post, Calgary Herald, Vancouver Sun – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Racialized students experiencing trauma: (CBC Radio News – Marva Ferguson, faculty)

Change slow to come with freedom of information: (News 980 – Sean Holman, faculty)

Also worth noting

University of Toronto receives D grade on reopening plan from one of its leading scientists: (CBC News)

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