News & Announcements

News & Announcements

Writer in Residence
The Writer in Residence Program brings authors of national and international standing to MRU to work with and mentor students.
Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016

Between Texts: Identity, Culture and Connectivity
MRU's English Honours cohort presents their research to the Mount Royal University community, with a keynote address from Suzette Mayr, Associate Professor, University of Calgary
Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016

What the Writers Say
You are invited to listen to readings by four of Mount Royal’s Creative Writing faculty. Poets Beth Everest and Richard Harrison, Playwrite Natalie Meisner, and Calgary’s current Poet Laureate, Micheline Maylor..
Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016

G. Willow Wilson
Co-creator and writer of Ms. Marvel, the first teenage, Muslim and female superhero comic book, G. Willow Wilson is coming to MRU’s campus
Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016

SL_Field_School
The inaugural offering of the Sri Lanka Bio-Cultural Anthropology Field School was conducted last spring. Thirteen MRU students traveled to Sri Lanka and participated in this incredible experiential learning opportunity.
Thursday, Sep. 8, 2016

Hilda Neatby Prize
Carmen J. Nielson’s “Caricaturing Colonial Space: Indigenized, Feminized Bodies and Anglo-Canadian Identity, 1873-94,” offers a superb illustration and provocative analysis of the visual trope of the indigenized and feminized body in Canada’s popular satirical magazine, Grip.
Monday, July 11, 2016

Komagata_Maru
We, scholars of the languages, histories, cultures, and religions of South Asia, write as a group in recognition of the significance of the Canadian government’s apology for the Komagata Maru incident that will take place in Parliament by the Prime Minister on May 18, 2016.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

TeachingStudentsToGiveBack
Nancy-Angel Doetzel’s Sociology students incorporated service-related projects into their course assignments to raise over $2500 for Mount Royal University’s United Way campaign.
Friday, May 6, 2016

Manmeet_Singh_Bhullar_Speaker_Series
The Manmeet Singh Bhullar 'Sikhs in Public' Lecture is a new series at Mount Royal University in 2016.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Who's Frank? The (pink) elephant in the room
Frank is the physical manifestation of the “elephant in the room” that bullying often is. Bright pink, life-sized and hard to miss, Frank is a bit of an enigma because even though he appears in classrooms, sports fields and arenas, workplaces and just about everywhere else, nobody talks about him.
Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

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