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MRU Media: 06/08/2021

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 Honours Blackfoot Elder Miiksika’am: (Alberta Native News – Elder Miiksika’am, honorary degree recipient)

« C’est mieux que rien » : ils assistent à leur remise de diplôme dans leur voiture (They attend their graduation ceremony in their car): (CBC Radio-Canada – René Douvon, Aurora Auber, students; Dawn Farrell, chancellor)

Parking lot turned into convocation hall at Mount Royal University: (CBC Radio News – Aurora Auber, student)

MRU to award four honorary doctorates for special achievement:  (CTV News website – Tim Rahilly, President; Louise Bernice Halfe, Hal Kvisle, Clarence Wolfleg Senior and Christine Silverberg, Honorary Degree recipients)

Meet Parliament’s Poet Laureate: Louise Bernice Halfe – Sky Dancer: (Nation Talk – (Louise Bernise Half – Sky Dancer, Honorary Degree recipient)

Faculty experts, students and alum

Alberta premier says sorry for breaking COVID-19 health rules with rooftop dinner: (Canadian Press, Victoria Times Colonist – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Apology may not work: (iNews 880 – Duane Bratt, faculty)

Alberta Prime Time Politics Panel: (CTV Two – Lori Williams, faculty)

UCP internal discontent grows: (CBC News at 6 – Duane Bratt, faculty)

‘This government likes to fight too much’: (630 CHED – Lori Williams, faculty)

Also worth noting

University of Alberta’s Indigenous Canada course sees enrolment boost: (Global News)

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