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Plans for growth also highlighted
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Student awards bolster overall education
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The Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is contributing to the development of high-impact talent the city needs
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The answer has the potential to change the world
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Career development elevates the skills she gained outside her degree
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Conservatory Calgary Youth Orchestra member to debut original composition
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Trendy eatery The Allium is a worker-co-operative
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Business communities should be integrated into business schools
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Physical literacy students benefit from access to international internships
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Advanced care paramedics can explore an innovative, emerging area of health care through the online Community Paramedicine Extension Certificate program at Mount Royal University
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Sharing work online can lead to unintended consequences
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First-ever Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Summit in Canada celebrated at MRU
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Inbound exchange helps build confidence
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Mexico field school solidifies love of culture and chosen career
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Follow your passion wherever you are
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Computer science and biology majors approved
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MRU the only western Canadian university to host an event of this kind
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Fall Convocation emotional and inspirational
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Mary Anne Moser receives Honorary Doctor of Laws
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Celebrating Indigenous beauty, fashion and design for the fourth year in a row
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New Student Registration will take place in April 2020
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Distinguished guests gather at the inaugural installation of MRU’s Field of Crosses
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Ambassadors represent the potential of an MRU education
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A Mount Royal University English professor and one of his former students have struck a chord with a musical collaboration based on their newly published novels
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Mount Royal biology graduates contribute to high-level acute mountain sickness research
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Student-designed app guides visitors through the Riddell Library and Learning Centre in Indigenous language
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MRU, University of Lethbridge team up to nurture science
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October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month at Mount Royal
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Achieve academic and personal success with these campus resources
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Transportation giant supports new facility with $500,000 donation
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Presentation will use the Dark Lord's childhood experiences to explain his shift to the dark side
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Students' Association is getting out the vote
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Student success stories highlighted at ceremony
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It’s been 50 years since Mount Royal began educating public relations professionals to communicate, advise, build relations and think strategically to further the vision of their chosen organizations
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Workers face similar issues in age of automation and gig economy
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Program for Indigenous students starts in Fall 2020
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If you build it, they will come
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Underwater discovery informs the sciences … and humanity
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New certificates offered in partnership with York University
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Providing exceptional value and space for socializing
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Mount Royal launches new, technology-rich identification cards
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New book by MRU nursing faculty members helps parents and caregivers provide for the littlest
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Students aiming for a career in literature to get frontline experience at Wordfest
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Students share why this event matters; BuzzFeed producer to keynote
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Programming developed with industry partners to meet demand
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Taking part in the annual Calgary Pride Parade sends an important message about the core values of Mount Royal University
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MRU’s Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship teams with city business leaders to foster employees for Calgary’s new economy
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Iconic CBC show sets up on Mount Royal's campus
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Bachelor of Science duo analyzing Bow River water quality
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Wide range of opportunities available for jobseekers
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Local seniors are concerned about future stigma and discrimination
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Students touring U.S. Civil War sites see how historical accounts change over time
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Students lead research and community engagement
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The ins and outs of the rides, games, bucking broncs and strange food of the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth
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Ever wonder what it’s like to be a rodeo ambassador?
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Faculty of Arts student Courtney Dingreville lets her rural roots shine
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Students may declare starting July 1
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Personalized ceremony bids farewell to 100 graduates
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Iniskim Centre’s Steve Kootenay-Jobin is the recipient of the 2019 Chief David Crowchild Memorial Award
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Students create unique treatment plans for patients
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New continuing education certificates being offered in partnership with York University
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Angela Ryu placed first at the annual Shean Strings Competition
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New alumni poised to make a difference in their communities and the world
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Honorary doctorate recipient Dawn Farrell sets the example for what quiet leadership can do
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Marg Southern’s community impact is recognized with an Honorary Doctor of Laws
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Columnist Don Braid receives Mount Royal’s fourth Honorary Doctor of Laws
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Ann McCaig, Honorary Doctorate of Laws recipient, draws a direct line between the two
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One of Canada’s most impactful individuals addressed Mount Royal graduates for final Convocation ceremony
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Tim Rahilly, PhD, installed as Mount Royal’s tenth president and first vice-chancellor at Spring 2019 Convocation
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Starkman part of Spring 2019 Convocation
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Variety of programs, inclusivity, flexible pick-up fit the bill
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Fourth annual MRU conference focuses on thought ‘outside the system’
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Calgary philanthropists David and Leslie Bissett make another important contribution to Mount Royal
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Distinguished guests, faculty learn from each other
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Wayfinding project guides Calgarians to nearby hot spots
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New cameras among a number of enhancements to campus safety
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Mount Royal holds its second-annual teaching and learning event
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Mount Royal’s creative writing program producing some of the best new scribes on the scene
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Classifications better applied to systems, not people
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As a survivor of sexual violence, Tani Ikeda imagined what it would be like to wake up one day and see supportive messages like this instead of being treated like a statistic
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Students experience personal growth as research develops
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Canadian Legacy Project partners with Mount Royal, Servus Credit Union to offer Veteran Business Boot Camp
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Celebrating the hiring of more full-time faculty, Mount Royal University’s recent accolades, and looking forward to the arrival of new president Tim Rahilly, PhD
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Broadcasting and journalism students creating content desired by consumers
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Getting out the vote, personalized learning, diversity and government relations on the priority list
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Student experiments look at ways to diversify while also cultivating creativity
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Bridge to Canadian Nursing program helps internationally educated nurses practise in adopted country
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Resource is providing unique learning opportunities
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Partnerships between students and faculty result in great ideas
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Research in a variety of forms was in the spotlight during Research and Scholarship Days at Mount Royal University
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The families of five friends lost five years ago on April 15 launch community legacy project
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Fears over the fate of his island nation of Kiribati in an era of destructive storms and rising sea levels have spurred Anote Tong to action at home and abroad
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The sixth-annual esteemed entrepreneurial showdown has seen a huge response
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The international competition Map the System is all about taking deep dives into complex issues through the lens of social and environmental change
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New career opportunities being created all the time
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For the seventh consecutive year Mount Royal University students showed why they continue to be leaders in Calgary’s entrepreneurial community
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Sunwing Airlines signs partnership agreement with MRU
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Spreading the spirit through sport
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Science student recognized for work promoting Indigenous rights
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International Women’s Day conference encourages women to forge a flexible path
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Massage Therapy, Personal Fitness Trainer Diploma students meet potential employers
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Speakers’ unlikely friendship forged from tragedy
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Alberta’s Lieutenant Governor Lois Mitchell announced as honorary patron of the Conservatory
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Emerging scholar-in-residence discusses analyzing and understanding settler-colonialism and racism
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Award-winning poet to read at free, public event and work one-on-one with students
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Supporting students in learning drives Brett McCollum
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Private parent room also opens
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Second annual installation opens on Main Street
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Interactive scenario offers 3D perspective
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Mount Royal’s tenth president and first vice-chancellor
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Duo worked with the Stampeders during the winning 2018 season
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Symposium looks to close “divide between science and policy” on crucial habitats
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Seventh edition sees total attendance hit 11,490
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Mount Royal media makers editors of new book
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Sixty-eight student-athletes named Academic All-Canadians
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Crosstown smackdown especially special for Cougars seniors
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Leader brings together Indigenous youth to talk about future of energy
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Top baby names for Alberta also announced
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Harry G. Schaefer Mentorship Program provides guidance from those who have been there
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Piece symbolizes deconstruction and reconstruction in ways of knowing
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Former Mount Royal student and The Kids in the Hall funnyman Bruce McCulloch will be at the Bella Jan. 27
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These are the most-read Mount Royal stories from the past 12 months
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Opportunities and challenges addressed at Academic Town Hall
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Recent graduate lands rare opportunity in criminal justice system
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Information design capstone encourages meaningful change
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Two Mount Royal faculty members are among Calgary’s Top 40 Under 40 Class of 2018
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Mount Royal University has been chosen to play a key role in the newly announced Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub (WEKH)
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Bachelor of Education teacher candidates exchange knowledge with Nakoda Elementary School students
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Mount Royal journalism student and the documentary’s producer, Badria Abubaker, probes a bit deeper with her questions
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Printing prosthetics on the agenda for health science student
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Project challenges students to tackle their own preconceptions
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Mount Royal’s eighth-annual Symposium on Scholarship of Teaching and Learning puts students first
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Professor emeritus’ study shows academics provide trusted figures for information dissemination
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Second-year public relations student Hanna Clark shares how she overcame loneliness and isolation at university
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Flexibility, convenience allowed continuing education student to fill skills gap on her resume
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Professor helps organize exhibition at Calgary’s Military Museums
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Attend A Long Night Against Procrastination on Nov. 14
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Last graduating class of 2018 receives their parchments
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Field of Crosses founder Murray McCann receives honorary degree
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Making an informed decision when it comes time to vote on bidding for the 2026 Olympic Winter Games was the focus of a public forum hosted at Mount Royal University on Nov. 1
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More than just a fashion show, it’s Otahpiaaki 2018
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Record attendance recorded for Mount Royal’s premier recruitment event
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Prosecution numbers still "abysmally low"
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Regulated Canadian immigration consultant stands ready
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Business idea sparked at Mount Royal takes two alumni all the way to the ultimate pitch competition
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Research project assessing how to meet different learning styles
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October at the Bella features Dave Kelly Live, They Might Be Giants, Jill Barber and more
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Solemn ceremony on Oct. 1 to commemorate the residential school experience
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New co-gen unit revs up way to energy independence
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New installation marks anniversary of the signing of Treaty 7
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Professor-led walking tour exposes secrets of Calgary’s early sex industry
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Student services also being centralized
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Community, learning and innovation
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Soon-to-be graduates honoured for their achievements
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Psychology honours project ties sport and technology together
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Loose leaf tea sales are helping families in need
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International Indigenous Studies field school transforms students from tourists to activists
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New science major celebrated in conjunction with Beakerhead, Doors Open YYC and Science Literacy Week
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Commitment to teaching and learning top of mind
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Mount Royal University students, staff and faculty stood together today at the official opening of the city’s first permanent Pride crosswalk
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Celebrating progress made, marching for what’s left to do
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Bret Hart gifted traditional Blackfoot name
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Noor Tagouri will deliver the keynote address at New Student Orientation
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This year marked the fifth-annual MEG Energy Summer Science Camp
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A new instrument at Mount Royal University is helping investigations into wildfires, arsons, oil spills, chemical releases and other environmental forensics
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MRU hosts Canadian youth national volleyball team
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A life-changing experience is documented
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New program will help community paramedics provide care for vulnerable patient populations without an ambulance ride
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The Institute for Environmental Sustainability at Mount Royal University, with the Canadian Parks Council and founding academic partners Royal Roads University and York University’s Faculty of Environmental Studies, have announced the creation of the Canadian Parks Collective for Innovation and Leadership
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Mount Royal’s international students introduced to unforgettable experiences
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Shayla Breen represents both SAMRU and the Stampede
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Houston-based dunk squad returns to Calgary and Mount Royal University
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Soccer player Orest Ndabaneze’s remarkable journey will leave a long legacy
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Ethnic minorities should be woven into Canada’s economic fabric
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Kevin Read is the founder and CEO of Nomodic Modular Structures
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MRU men’s soccer team working for confidence and consistency
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Mount Royal University lecturer Richard Erlendson’s new book chronicles cross-country photo odyssey
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Victoria Kuefler introduced concept mapping at the Kenyan school she helped found
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Experience as a nurse make research on opiod crisis solutions especially relevant
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Partnership offers grads of two Canadian Armed Forces programs credit in two MRU certificates
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Many of Mount Royal’s employees have left lasting impressions, but there’s only one with a 35-year annual shindig behind his name
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Science instructor and Grounds team create a pollinator pathway for native bees
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Mount Royal graduates largest cohort ever during Spring 2018 Convocation
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One-time student and Cougar athlete receives an honorary degree in Health and Physical Education
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Former board chair Barbara Jean Fraser receives Honorary Bachelor of Education — Elementary
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Honorary degree goes to country music singer/songwriter and alumnus Paul Brandt
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2018 Honorary Bachelor of Arts — Policy Studies recipient committed to the Conservatory
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Two new alumni say out-of-town opportunities deepened the MRU experience
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Bachelor of Education helping children level up in their reading
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Calgary’s post-secondary institutions welcome the world’s next technical minds
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Alumna wants you to get out and try something new
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MRU students take part in out-of-this-world citizen science project
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Cheryl Vandergraaf brings improv to the Conservatory
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Mount Royal partnering with Kwantlen Polytechnic University
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Department of General Education co-hosts second annual event
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Mount Royal professor researching the ethics of new technologies in teaching about history
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Case Study results highlight versatility of MT treatment
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Docherty receives name and headdress: MRU receives Honour Song
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1,665 moccasin tops provide a visual representation of all those who have been forever lost
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1,665 moccasin tops provide a visual representation of all those who have been forever lost
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Students recognized for outstanding scholarly projects
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Partnerships are providing international opportunities right here in Canada
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Clinical placements put distance and culture into perspective for MRU midwife
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Fun-to-watch adapted sport was invented in Canada
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Research and Scholarship Days continues to grow
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University offering extended campus hours and additional rooms for final exam prep
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Main recipient is providing a way to simplify starting a nonprofit
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Simulation Learning Centre provides the necessary confidence and skills for difficult situations
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Team triumphs at business case competition
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Justice Rosalie Silberman Abella, who was appointed to the Supreme Court in 2004, received the award at a ceremony at the Jack Singer Lobby, Arts Commons on April 4
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Mount Royal receives funding for internships in selected Commonwealth Games sites
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Pam Fieber has grown her business, Edit Home Staging, into a full-time career
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Career fair highlights demand for Massage Therapy and Personal Fitness Trainer grads
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Mike Clermont completed 90% of his courses in Mount Royal’s Supply Chain Management Extension Certificate online while working full-time
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Professor Natalie Meisner brings the Everett Klippert story to the stage
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MRU research duo investigating impacts of ski and snowboard wax on plant growth
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Faculty of Science and Technology celebrates student research April 4
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New book co-edited by MRU professor shines light on women on all sides of criminal justice system
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DNA analysis training benefits students, faculty and MRU
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How four alumnae lead the way
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The polls have closed for the Students' Association of Mount Royal University's 2018 elections
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Business alumna Lindsay Jones’ ethical jewelry chosen for swag bags
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.caISES holds first national gathering of students and professionals at Mount Royal
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Billy-Ray Belcourt will be on campus March 5 to 9
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More than 1,100 employment opportunities will be available
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New security research group studying prevention and response
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Cathy Carter-Snell is influencing change at the national level
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An exhibit of Inuit art aims to increase awareness across disciplines of northern cultures
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Questions of vulnerability, resiliency could help humankind
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“Those who create sparks”
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Unconscious bias in Canada still exists
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Jusleen Shergill is spending eight months with Global Affairs Canada
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‘Gung hey fat choy’ to the Mount Royal Conservatory’s newest ensemble
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Digital News Innovation Challenge looking to grow independent journalism in Canada
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Collaboration with Mount Royal alumnus example of a new reporting model
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Doug Dirks also has a Cougars connection
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Mount Royal alumnus attains top of the podium in Pyeongchang
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The new Office of Academic Indigenization (OAI) celebrated its grand opening on January 26
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Certificate strengthens Alberta’s growing network of changemakers
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Reconciliation: A Photographic Exhibition is part of Alberta’s Exposure Festival
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Women’s and men’s teams show Mount Royal pride, determination and focus
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Degree programs, continuing education offer options when the time is right
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Do the Right Thing making a difference, but there’s still some work to do
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A small sampling of some of the mind-blowing classes to take at Mount Royal
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Formalizing his knowledge opened new doors for Calgarian
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Memories and moments flood back as MRU ambassadors get set for the doubleheader with pride, determination and focus
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Dinosaurs and more unveiled at Mount Royal University
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Project in social media course led to dream job with Hockey Canada
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Wellness Services helping to set teams up for success
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Graduates of Mount Royal’s Children’s Mental Health Extension Certificate have the practical knowledge and skills to positively impact a child experiencing mental-health issues
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Caring for smallest patients, and their families, at the centre of certificate program
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Employees work hard behind the scenes
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Distance education fits LPN’s busy schedule
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National team trainer on campus to learn how to better treat athlete injuries
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This student recruitment video from 1962 shows how some things change, and some things stay the same
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Mount Royal one of eight employers in Canada honoured
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The Georges P. Vanier High School music program is celebrating the holiday season on a high note thanks to a donation of 18 carefully refurbished instruments
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Film showcase for outdoor expedition buffs attracts highest attendance yet
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Rebecca Dau is determined to make a difference
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Four student-athletes studying in the Faculty of Science and Technology have been named U SPORTS Academic All-Canadians for the 2016-17 season
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Mount Royal only Canadian school to be recognized
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Four faculty members in Science and Technology have contributed to the scholarly literature, publishing textbooks that are considered leading resources in their disciplines
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Teaching and learning research benefits students and professors
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New courses address the complexity of today’s classrooms
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Recommendations include more public transit and telecommuting options
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Former SMARU executive member dedicated to meaningful change
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Rebecca Thow says physical literacy studies helped her bring home the win
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Professor Jonathan Mee working to prove the efficacy of marine national monuments
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Best prescription for seniors could be to reconnect with nature
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Alumnus publishes book of short stories titled: <em>Darkest Hours</em>
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Massage therapy student’s success paved way for her PhD acceptance
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Mount Royal’s Entrepreneurship Certificate helped store owner refine her vision
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Certificate curriculum revised to reflect new edition of PMBOK<sup>®</sup> Guide
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Annual hockey game supports the Canadian Armed Forces and its veterans
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Recognition among highest honours for Canadian writers
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Education students bring to life the big ideas of social studies
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Honorary Degree recipient and former NHL goaltender Kelly Hrudey faces up to the struggle
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Journalism instructor and lieutenant-colonel tells the real story of reservists overseas
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Alana Hawley Purvis has always been a fan of the classics
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Students help to improve biodiversity in Scotland forests
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MRU research is helping kids eat better
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Field school partners meaningfully with Indigenous communities
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First Cybersafety Summit stresses online diligence
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Physical activity a basic human right
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A white-board animation project, a mock podcast and a live action video filmed by mru students were selected as the top Calgary post-secondary efforts to lure Amazon to Calgary
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Mount Royal celebrates Alberta’s second oldest student government Oct. 21
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Mount Royal English professor Kit Dobson grew up largely in Calgary, well-aware of the city’s peculiar mall culture. And he didn’t like it much
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You don’t have to look far to see the importance of emergency management and disaster recovery
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Coverage will be comprehensive and timely
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Mount Royal University students are benefiting from extra days of support outside the classroom
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The digital revolution has put incredibly powerful video tools into the hands of the masses
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Program is ready to continue beyond the initial pilot phase
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Dementia Network Calgary makes public media launch
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Reporting of sexual assault is increasing due to efforts
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Findings part of new study by the Centre for Community Disaster Research
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Mount Royal signs Calgary Play Charter in crusade against sedentary behaviours
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Latasha Calf Robe wins prestigious Calgary Aboriginal Youth Achievement Award
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New Peace and Conflict Studies minor also officially launched Sept. 21
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Push for kits to be in the hands of users, plus friends and family
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University's commitment to raising awareness about the evolving nature of consent of all kinds in the spotlight
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Time to #GetOutTheVote at Mount Royal
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High-level research leads to post-graduate opportunities
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MRU opens Riddell Library and Learning Centre
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Mohamed Fahmy delivers keynote address at New Student Orientation
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Mount Royal University unveils new, inclusive Cougars brand
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The Riddell Library and Learning Centre celebrates its grand opening Sept. 7
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Beakerhead comes to Mount Royal Sept. 14
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Mount Royal alumna and great-niece of Mount Royal soldier killed at Dieppe to attend
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The Mount Royal Conservatory is putting together a Klezmer ensemble. Classes are scheduled for Aug. 14 to 18.
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Mount Royal University Languages Institute and Conservatory stage an international success
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2017 Toastmasters International Speech Contest goes Aug. 23 to 26
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Stack sampling necessary for operating approval in Alberta
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In recognition of leadership in social innovation education and commitment to Indigenous education, Mount Royal University has been invited to join an elite group of 40 universities around the world as a designated Changemaker Campus by Ashoka U
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Professor Lynn Moorman asked to be cruise expert
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In a province known for steers and spurs, there’s a new sheriff coming out of Mount Royal University
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Professor Faith-Michael Uzoka’s collaborative invention could change health care in Africa
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Mount Royal journalism student riding the crest of Mexico’s energy wave
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Spirit of the west and entrepreneurship is a powerful mixture for success
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Sharing of art, education and entertainment aim to mitigate cultural tensions
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Andre Wickenheiser, a trumpet player in the Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble, is getting ready to play popular Canadian tunes by artists like Joni Mitchell for the nation’s 150th anniversary celebration at Olympic Plaza before settling down to plan his fall classes
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Just over 20 years ago, Mount Royal University’s Office of International Education offered, for the very first time, eight Mount Royal students the opportunity to partake in an international exchange program
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Military Memorial Bursaries are Mount Royal’s Canada 150 principal initiative
June 27, 2017 Read more …
To help create a more inclusive and respectful campus, Mount Royal University students can now update their preferred first name for use in many of the campus’ systems and services
June 26, 2017 Read more …
Indigenous book club supports relationship-building
June 22, 2017 Read more …
Special Canada 150 song co-written by MRU prof
June 19, 2017 Read more …
Mount Royal University’s aviation training program is soaring to new heights, thanks to a first-of-its-kind agreement with WestJet
June 19, 2017 Read more …
Mount Royal Computer Information Systems student named a “software star”
June 16, 2017 Read more …
Mount Royal ranked fifth out of 67 post-secondary institutions
June 16, 2017 Read more …
Two generations apart, alumna and Elder inexplicably tied together
June 15, 2017 Read more …
Mount Royal University is joining forces with post-secondary institutions across Canada to take a comprehensive look at the issue of excessive drinking on campuses
June 14, 2017 Read more …
Getting out the vote, personalized learning, diversity and government relations on the priority list
June 12, 2017 Read more …
MRU represented among political, environmental and Indigenous leaders
May 26, 2017 Read more …
Mount Royal researchers explore the most effective methods for providing resettlement information
May 24, 2017 Read more …
Inglewood the home of Calgary Reads’ Children’s Reading Place and Book Bank
May 24, 2017 Read more …
Students tells seniors’ stories in creative collaboration
May 24, 2017 Read more …
Scottish virtuoso percussionist to perform with Calgary's Land's End Ensemble May 26
May 18, 2017 Read more …
Mount Royal innovators create new way to purchase and sell cars
May 17, 2017 Read more …
Don’t forget to thank a nurse during National Nursing Week 2017!
May 09, 2017 Read more …
MRU grads an integral resource in Calgary
May 04, 2017 Read more …
Successful crowdfunding campaign results in Everest excursion for students
May 03, 2017 Read more …
Student competes in Oxford Global Challenge
April 27, 2017 Read more …
International Jazz Day with Michelle Gregoire
April 27, 2017 Read more …
Bachelor of Child Studies students further discussion on opioid crisis
April 27, 2017 Read more …
Community, government and institutional leaders came together on April 26 to celebrate a trifecta of much-welcomed investments in spaces at Mount Royal University
April 27, 2017 Read more …
Massage Therapy took its turn in the spotlight this spring as Mount Royal University students shared their research with instructors and fellow students alike
April 25, 2017 Read more …
Mount Royal University students generate solutions for unprecedented vacancy rates in Calgary’s core
April 19, 2017 Read more …
Mock IOC panel rides Calgary’s Games-hosting momentum
April 18, 2017 Read more …
Mount Royal’s largest Research and Scholarship Days wrapped up with several students receiving recognition for their work April 7
April 12, 2017 Read more …
Occupational Stress Injury Symposium on April 26
April 07, 2017 Read more …
Technology and psychology collide at the “Psych Lab”
April 06, 2017 Read more …
Amazing Race Canada contestants among presenters
April 05, 2017 Read more …
LaunchPad 2017 promises some stiff competition
March 31, 2017 Read more …
Iniskim Centre toasts 10 years, while Aboriginal Education Program prepares to mark 25th anniversary
March 28, 2017 Read more …
On your marks, get set, code!
March 23, 2017 Read more …
Students from abroad can also explore Express Entry to Canada
March 20, 2017 Read more …
2017 Recruitment & Volunteer fair provides networking and relationship-building opportunities
March 16, 2017 Read more …
Talk to examine the definitions of indigeneity
March 13, 2017 Read more …
Mount Royal one of the first Canadian universities to join entrepreneurial engagement site
March 10, 2017 Read more …
December 30, 1952 ― February 13, 2017
March 08, 2017 Read more …
November 11, 1981 ― February 13, 2017
March 08, 2017 Read more …
Kevin Donovan of the Toronto Star passes on tricks of the trade to students
March 06, 2017 Read more …
Honourable David Eggen, Minister of Education, visits to chat about “Future Ready”
February 28, 2017 Read more …
Douglas Roche awarded the Calgary Peace Prize
February 24, 2017 Read more …
Award-winning poet to explore the Tender Heart of Poetry
February 22, 2017 Read more …
Students urged to apply before March 1
February 17, 2017 Read more …
Fact: As many as 65 per cent of students will change their major at least once during their academic career
February 17, 2017 Read more …
Mount Royal University and the aviation community are mourning the loss of two experienced pilot instructors who died in a plane crash west of the Springbank Airport on Feb. 13, 2017
February 15, 2017 Read more …
Award-winning Canadian author Raziel Reid to speak
February 13, 2017 Read more …
Three-time Olympian, current Mount Royal student has no regrets
February 08, 2017 Read more …
The creators of the Others Within symposium are highlighting the need to explore the often-uncomfortable topics
February 07, 2017 Read more …
Leading-edge, highly-integrated curriculum called for an innovative and collaborative space
February 06, 2017 Read more …
Nail-biter double header brings out best in Canada West
February 03, 2017 Read more …
Pop-Up Poetry, Frankly Speaking and Pink Shirt Day with Candy Palmater
February 01, 2017 Read more …
Relationship will open more doors to indigenization
February 01, 2017 Read more …
Since the launch of the new myMRU employee training portal last November, the number of employees enrolling in professional development courses has increased significantly compared with participation before the portal’s launch
February 01, 2017 Read more …
Memorandum of Understanding indelibly links programs
January 30, 2017 Read more …
Event provides unique access to human novels
January 25, 2017 Read more …
Alberta’s 17th Lieutenant Governor, the Honorable Donald S. Ethell to speak of his personal struggle
January 20, 2017 Read more …
Fifth annual Crowchild Classic hockey tournament takes place Feb. 2
January 20, 2017 Read more …
Dave Jackson, 68, personifies lifelong learning
January 19, 2017 Read more …
Harry G. Schaefer program a transformative experience
January 12, 2017 Read more …
MRU alum Brad Mahon comes full circle in his new role as Conservatory director
January 09, 2017 Read more …
School of business produces first crop of BBA Honours graduates
January 09, 2017 Read more …
Agreement builds on strong relationship while giving grads a lift up on their piloting careers
April 26, 2016 Read more …
From Mount Royal University to Lao Friends Hospital for Children (LFHC) in southeast Asia, Rebecca Morante is making her mark
April 26, 2016 Read more …
Mount Royal is home to a gaggle of beautiful Canada geese
April 26, 2016 Read more …
This year's crop of Broadcasting Diploma grads have developed documentaries showcasing high-level talent
April 21, 2016 Read more …
Caroline McDonald-Harker shares powerful stories of Calgary mothers experiencing domestic violence
April 18, 2016 Read more …
Exclusively for 2016 soon-to-be grads, the #GradUPerks crew will make life a little easier this exam season
April 07, 2016 Read more …
Calgary's primary sexual violence resource centre now offering counseling services
April 05, 2016 Read more …
A group of Mount Royal University Bissett School of Business students have been cooking up some interesting ideas in Kenya
April 05, 2016 Read more …
Canadian Women's curling champ represents Mount Royal in the boardroom and Canada on the ice
April 05, 2016 Read more …
Several talented MRU folks were nominated for this year's 2016 JUNO Awards, which took place in Calgary on April 3
April 04, 2016 Read more …
On March 13, 2016, students from the MRU Bachelor of Nursing, Bachelor of Health and Physical Education (BHPE), Massage Therapy and Personal Fitness Trainer (PFT) programs donned their MRU blue at the second annual Flames Health Training Camp
March 31, 2016 Read more …
Marie Wilson is calling on all Canadians to read the 94 Calls to Action coming out of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission
March 22, 2016 Read more …
High profile experts including Cindy Blackstock are aiming to share knowledge on indigenous issues
March 18, 2016 Read more …
Mount Royal University's inaugural Cougars crowdfunding campaign has officially reached its goal of $10,000
March 16, 2016 Read more …
Writer, environmental activist, documentary filmmaker and top influential thinker Naomi Klein visited the Mount Royal campus on March 10 to deliver a lecture entitled Crisis and Opportunity”, which specifically pointed towards the singular challenges and opportunities that Alberta is facing right now
March 11, 2016 Read more …
This year’s Distinguished Arts speaker is the remarkable Kate Bornstein, who tackles the issue of gender identity head-on in both her personal and writing lives with vibrant humour and salty sarcasm
March 11, 2016 Read more …
Most of us probably have a pretty good idea of where the Rocky Mountains are, the same can be said for the Foothills, but what do you know about the Crown of the Continent Ecosystem? Despite it’s ecological importance, many Albertans have never heard of the Crown Ecosystem
March 04, 2016 Read more …
When Monica Schmidt sat down with Mary Fenwick to collaborate on a creative writing adventure that would have Schmidt pen a narrative on Fenwick’s life, she never expected to form such a strong bond with her new creative collaborator
February 24, 2016 Read more …
A Unique Experiential Learning Opportunity in Mexico
February 20, 2016 Read more …
“Twitter is helping disseminate research, information and knowledge that historians are creating. It can influence policy and contemporary debate in ways the publishing a book that sits in a library, or scholarly article that lives in a journal — that, let’s face it, the majority of people don’t see — just can’t,” explains Professor Jarett Henderson
February 19, 2016 Read more …
The Mount Royal University community is mourning the loss of its fifth president
February 18, 2016 Read more …
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
February 05, 2016 Read more …
More than just a place to get books, the Mount Royal Library is a place where ideas are born, conversations are started and the campus community connects
February 02, 2016 Read more …
Young adult characters learn to carve their way in the world
January 27, 2016 Read more …
Mount Royal University helped set a new Canadian Interuniversity Sport hockey attendance record Thursday night. 12,859 fans packed the Scotiabank Saddledome to witness the Cougars battle the University of Calgary Dinos in the fourth installment of the Crowchild Classic
January 22, 2016 Read more …
The current state of the local economy has many university students and professionals filled with uncertainty. With a low Canadian dollar (January 2016), as well as oil and housing prices, many are feeling the change in economic prospects
January 15, 2016 Read more …
Amazing things happen at Mount Royal University every single day, but sometimes it’s without anybody except those directly involved knowing
January 11, 2016 Read more …
The familiar chime of Mount Royal University’s carillon carried special meaning earlier this month
January 06, 2016 Read more …
Established in 2012, the Crowchild Classic highlights sporting competition between Mount Royal University and their crosstown rival, the University of Calgary
January 04, 2016 Read more …
New archivist unearths hidden gems, odd artifacts — Mount Royal’s first formally-trained archivist talks about making university records more accessible
January 04, 2016 Read more …