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 partners with Shaw Communications to launch Community Podcast Initiative: https://mru.ca/4221 (Academica Top Ten)
‘This is my survivor love letter’: University campaign aims to change the culture around sexual violence: https://mru.ca/b799 (LiveWire Calgary – Cari Ionson, staff)
Students/experts/alum in the news
From gun purses to police chiefs: Alberta’s history of women in policing: https://mru.ca/854d0 (CBC News – Christina Witt, faculty)
Suspect in Calgary gang slaying likely suffered burns in getaway: police: https://mru.ca/1b2d (Calgary Herald/Calgary Sun – Doug King, faculty)
Jason Kenney lays out plan for ‘the best Alberta summer ever’ — with COVID reopening that outpaces Ontario: https://mru.ca/fe89 (Toronto Star – Duane Bratt, faculty)
Increase in gang violence a worry: https://mru.ca/165f0 (News 770, CHQR – Doug King, faculty)
Also worth noting
‘Deeply concerned’: Alberta orders universities to pause partnerships with China and review current projects: https://mru.ca/1060 (CTV News)
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