MRU Media

MRU Media: 11/25/2022

MRU in the media

Varcoe: West side story for downtown Calgary needs a big role for local players: https://mru.ca/ea15 (Calgary Herald) 

Faculty, students and alumni in the media

Ministers testify at Emergencies Act inquiry: https://mru.ca/42d5 (CTV News Channel – Lori Williams, faculty) 

Adding more diversity to the education landscape: https://mru.ca/c940 (Calgary Herald – Charles Webber, faculty) 

Deputy PM testifies at inquiry: https://mru.ca/7f85 (CTV News Channel – Lori Williams, faculty) 

Also worth noting

How the longest Canadian university strike in history changed life at York: https://mru.ca/5a45 (Maclean’s) 

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MRU Media: 11/24/2022

MRU in the media

Varcoe: West side story for downtown Calgary needs a big role for local players: https://mru.ca/ea15 (Calgary Herald) 

Faculty, students and alumni in the media

Chief Medical Officer switch confusing: https://mru.ca/5350 (News 770, CHQR – Lori Williams, faculty) 

After $2.4 billion announcement, critics worry too many Albertans ineligible for $600 inflation relief: https://mru.ca/13a3 (Calgary Sun/Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal – Duane Bratt, faculty) 

Also worth noting

Funding disparities are pushing Canadians to enrol in U.S. doctoral programs: https://mru.ca/3456 (University Affairs) 

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MRU Media: 11/23/2022

MRU in the media

MRU and McLeod Law publish findings on Digital Technology Strategies for entrepreneurial ventures: https://mru.ca/a576d (Education News Canada – Simon Raby, faculty) 

McLeod Law and MRU publish findings on Digital Technology Strategies for Entrepreneurial Ventures: https://mru.ca/52fb (McLeod Law News – Simon Raby, faculty) 

Faculty, students and alumni in the media

How managers can help employees cope with layoff fears: https://mru.ca/797f (HR Magazine – Melanie Peacock, faculty) 

‘Substantial relief’: Alberta premier announces $2.4B inflation aid package: https://mru.ca/6ec4 (National Post, Canadian Press – Duane Bratt, faculty) 

‘Reversing their own bad decisions’: Alberta Opposition reacts to Smith’s address: https://mru.ca/6122 (CTV News – Lori Williams, faculty) 

MRU’s Lori Williams breaks down premier’s address: https://mru.ca/9d73 (CTV News at 6 – Lori Williams, faculty) 

Smith’s address crowded with messages: https://mru.ca/4d8a (News 770, CHQR – Lori Williams, faculty) 

Premier’s address prelude to election campaign: https://mru.ca/7daf5 (Global News Morning – Duane Bratt, faculty) 

Oilers Sign Ryley Lindgren, Bolster Forward Depth: https://mru.ca/d58b8 (Our Sports Central – Riley Lindgren, alumnus) 

Oilers update: Goalie added in trade with Rapid City: https://mru.ca/8676 (Tulsa World – Riley Lindgren, alumnus) 

Also worth noting

Homeschooled Edmonton sisters who started university at 12, 14 graduate from U of T with master’s degrees: https://mru.ca/e031 (Edmonton Journal) 

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MRU Media: 11/22/2022

MRU in the media

MRU celebrates International Education Week: https://mru.ca/8b3ad (The Reflector – Akshithaa Mailvaganam, student; Dianne MacDonald, staff) 

Meeting the Makers: A walk through MRU’s creative studio: https://mru.ca/34ef (The Reflector – Brian Jackson and Audrey Burch, staff( 

Faculty, students and alumni in the media

Cameroon to Cape Breton: Sydney crown prosecutor fighting for justice both in Canada and in his conflict-shattered native African country: https://mru.ca/0e83 (Cape Breton Post – Marc Njoh, alumnus) 

Premier to address Albertans in televised speech Tuesday evening: https://mru.ca/659a (Global News – Duane Bratt, faculty) 

Smith to take to airwaves for address tonight: https://mru.ca/3b73 (News 770, CHQR – Duane Bratt, faculty) 

Also worth noting

Red Deer Polytechnic extends partnership with NESC Technical Institute: https://mru.ca/6d2e (Red Deer News Now) 

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MRU Media: 11/21/2022

MRU in the media

Honens competition a community event: https://mru.ca/697d https://mru.ca/c82c (CBC Radio – Bella Conert Hall) 

What is going on for Remembrance Day within Calgary and MRU: https://mru.ca/22fb (The Reflector) 

Faculty, students and alumni in the media

The Royal Canadian Geographical Society awards 16 medals to outstanding individuals: https://mru.ca/d941 (Canada News Wire – Lynn Moorman, faculty) 

Majority of Calgarians perceive city as less safe than it was 3 years ago: survey: https://mru.ca/3340 (Global News – Kelly Sundberg, faculty) 

Under The Dome: For Alberta Premier Danielle Smith, a byelection win is a win, right?: https://mru.ca/b2a0 (Edmonton Journal – Duane Bratt, faculty) 

Also worth noting

U of C pushes vote on tuition hike after students’ union cries foul: https://mru.ca/8f8a (Calgary Herald/Calgary Sun) 

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MRU Media: 11/18/2022

Faculty, students and alumni in the media

‘A red flag’: Calgarians feel less safe and fear that crime is rising: poll: https://mru.ca/0ee3 (Calgary Herald/Calgary Sun – Doug King, faculty) 

Perception of rising crime needs addressing: https://mru.ca/fd89 (CityNews 660 – Doug King, faculty) 

Councillor Chu’s conduct raises further questions about suitability: https://mru.ca/ba4d (CBC Radio, The Calgary Eyeopener – Lori Williams, faculty) 

‘I did not see this coming’: MRU prof on political ally calling for Chu’s resignation: https://mru.ca/9408a (LiveWire Calgary – Duane Bratt, faculty) 

Also worth noting

Presidents of 2 Manitoba universities wary of funding higher education using certain outcomes: https://mru.ca/becc (CBC News) 

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MRU Media: 11/17/2022

Faculty, students and alumni in the media

Alberta Prime Time Politics Panel: https://mru.ca/4e43 (CTV 2 – Archie McLean, Duane Bratt, faculty) 

Province reviewing findings of Chu’s Calgary Police Commission investigation: https://mru.ca/64e1 (Global News – Lori Williams)

Varcoe: Replacing CPP, new Alberta revenue agency, surplus plan are priorities for finance minister: https://mru.ca/ab5a (Calgary Herald – Duane Bratt, faculty) 

Also worth noting

Aiding health worker shortage flagged as focus for Alberta advanced education ministry: https://mru.ca/a657 (Calgary Herald/Calgary Sun) 

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MRU Media: 11/16/2022

Faculty, students and alumni in the media

Premier’s approach to health care raises questions as system strained: https://mru.ca/894 (630 CHED – Lori Williams, faculty) 

‘Not like health issues are going away’: Experts hope Smith government listens to new top doctor: https://mru.ca/683b (CTV News – Duane Bratt, faculty) 

Don’t assume Danielle Smith will stop re-litigating COVID if that’s what Albertans want: https://mru.ca/8c82 (CBC News – Duane Bratt, faculty) 

Also worth noting

Striking Dalhousie University workers ratify new contract: https://mru.ca/bedb (CBC News) 

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MRU Media: 11/15/2022

MRU in the media

Here are the Two Possible Designs for Calgary’s 49-Acre Park Redevelopment: https://mru.ca/8980 (Storeys) 

Faculty, students and alumni in the media

Sault partners tackle human trafficking: https://mru.ca/a3b5 (Sault This Week – Paul Brandt, alumnus, honorary degree recipient) 

Five Inuit content creators join TikTok bootcamp: https://mru.ca/c875 (Nunatsiaq News – Braden Kadlun Johnston, student) 

Calgary man charged with murder, robbery in 2 shootings within 24 hours: https://mru.ca/5611 (CTV News – Kelly Sundberg, faculty) 

Alberta-based politicians on toxic politics and what needs to change: https://mru.ca/7e38a (CBC News – Lori Williams, faculty) 

Also worth noting

Chamber urges greater post-secondary presence in downtown Calgary: https://mru.ca/cfe2 (Calgary Herald/Calgary Sun) 

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MRU Media: 11/14/2022

MRU in the media

Photos: MRU Field of Crosses honours fallen community members: https://mru.ca/bac1 (Calgary Journal) 

Faculty, students and alumni in the media

A new Canadian’s path to reconciliation: https://mru.ca/449f (USask News – Jebunnessa Chapola, faculty) 

First Nation demands OPP officer be fired after allegedly leaving man on remote northern Ontario highway: https://mru.ca/42dd (CBC News – Travis Hay, faculty) 

UCP rejects Wellwood appeal to run for nomination in Livingstone-Macleod: https://mru.ca/c39a (CTV News – Lori Williams, faculty) 

Danielle Smith’s lobbying record holds clues to her governing agenda, observers say: https://mru.ca/9b7d (Canadian Press, National Post – Lori Williams, faculty) 

Reaching out to majority of Albertans could risk Smith’s UCP support: https://mru.ca/e0702 (CBC Radio, The Homestretch – Lori Williams, faculty) 

Also worth noting

Looming faculty strike worries Western University students amid end-of-term crush: https://mru.ca/3984 (London Free Press)

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