News & Announcements

Distinguished Faculty and Research Recognition Award winners announced
July 06, 2020 Read more …
Recognizing excellence in academics and strong community involvement
June 26, 2020 Read more …
Faculty member shares tips on coping
June 15, 2020 Read more …
10 stories of students who made major scholastic impacts in 2019/2020
June 01, 2020 Read more …
Mount Royal University recognizes outstanding scholarly projects
May 12, 2020 Read more …
Authors and editors share new works
May 11, 2020 Read more …
Interdisciplinary groups of students study civic innovation and Calgary’s built environment.
May 06, 2020 Read more …
English professor aims to bring poetry to the people
May 04, 2020 Read more …
New fellowship enhances undergraduate research experience; fosters social good
April 24, 2020 Read more …
MRU students write entire criminal justice journal issue
April 16, 2020 Read more …
MRU researcher collects accounts of phantasmal sightings
March 25, 2020 Read more …
Exhibition at MRU until end of April symbolizes ongoing reconciliation
March 11, 2020 Read more …
Mount Royal pair manages unusual bilingual book launch
February 27, 2020 Read more …
Two profs recognized for distinctive course
January 31, 2020 Read more …
Public performance and classroom visits are on tap for January
January 14, 2020 Read more …
Professor Natalie Meisner published four times in one year
January 06, 2020 Read more …
Month by month, a little adds up to a lot
December 17, 2019 Read more …
Trendy eatery The Allium is a worker-co-operative
November 27, 2019 Read more …
Mount Royal biology graduates contribute to high-level acute mountain sickness research
October 16, 2019 Read more …
Students touring U.S. Civil War sites see how historical accounts change over time
July 19, 2019 Read more …
Faculty of Arts student Courtney Dingreville lets her rural roots shine
July 05, 2019 Read more …
Iniskim Centre’s Steve Kootenay-Jobin is the recipient of the 2019 Chief David Crowchild Memorial Award
June 20, 2019 Read more …
New alumni poised to make a difference in their communities and the world
June 07, 2019 Read more …
Fourth annual MRU conference focuses on thought ‘outside the system’
May 28, 2019 Read more …
Mount Royal holds its second-annual teaching and learning event
May 10, 2019 Read more …
Mount Royal’s creative writing program producing some of the best new scribes on the scene
May 07, 2019 Read more …
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
April 25, 2019 Read more …
Resource is providing unique learning opportunities
April 12, 2019 Read more …
Research in a variety of forms was in the spotlight during Research and Scholarship Days at Mount Royal University
April 11, 2019 Read more …
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
April 05, 2019 Read more …
New career opportunities being created all the time
April 01, 2019 Read more …
The Manmeet Singh Bhullar 'Sikhs in Public' Lecture is a new series at Mount Royal University in 2016.
March 15, 2019 Read more …
Arno Michaelis and Pardeep Singh Kaleka will speak at the Bella Concert Hall as part of MRU's Manmeet Bhullar Speaker Series
March 08, 2019 Read more …
Speakers’ unlikely friendship forged from tragedy
March 04, 2019 Read more …
Award-winning poet to read at free, public event and work one-on-one with students
February 22, 2019 Read more …
Mount Royal media makers editors of new book
January 28, 2019 Read more …
The Writer in Residence Program brings authors of national and international standing to MRU to work with and mentor students.
January 23, 2019 Read more …
Harry G. Schaefer Mentorship Program provides guidance from those who have been there
January 14, 2019 Read more …
Recent graduate lands rare opportunity in criminal justice system
December 07, 2018 Read more …
Project challenges students to tackle their own preconceptions
November 26, 2018 Read more …
Professor helps organize exhibition at Calgary’s Military Museums
November 05, 2018 Read more …
Prosecution numbers still "abysmally low"
October 25, 2018 Read more …
Research project assessing how to meet different learning styles
October 16, 2018 Read more …
Professor-led walking tour exposes secrets of Calgary’s early sex industry
September 24, 2018 Read more …
Psychology honours project ties sport and technology together
September 17, 2018 Read more …
International Indigenous Studies field school transforms students from tourists to activists
September 12, 2018 Read more …
Commitment to teaching and learning top of mind
September 04, 2018 Read more …
Soccer player Orest Ndabaneze’s remarkable journey will leave a long legacy
July 05, 2018 Read more …
Ethnic minorities should be woven into Canada’s economic fabric
July 05, 2018 Read more …
2018 Honorary Bachelor of Arts — Policy Studies recipient committed to the Conservatory
May 30, 2018 Read more …
Mount Royal professor researching the ethics of new technologies in teaching about history
May 07, 2018 Read more …
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
April 09, 2018 Read more …
Professor Natalie Meisner brings the Everett Klippert story to the stage
March 20, 2018 Read more …
New book co-edited by MRU professor shines light on women on all sides of criminal justice system
March 12, 2018 Read more …
DNA analysis training benefits students, faculty and MRU
March 09, 2018 Read more …
New security research group studying prevention and response
February 27, 2018 Read more …
Questions of vulnerability, resiliency could help humankind
February 26, 2018 Read more …
Jusleen Shergill is spending eight months with Global Affairs Canada
February 20, 2018 Read more …
Former SMARU executive member dedicated to meaningful change
November 27, 2017 Read more …
Alumnus publishes book of short stories titled: <em>Darkest Hours</em>
November 16, 2017 Read more …
Recognition among highest honours for Canadian writers
November 09, 2017 Read more …
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
October 16, 2017 Read more …
Findings part of new study by the Centre for Community Disaster Research
October 02, 2017 Read more …
New Peace and Conflict Studies minor also officially launched Sept. 21
September 21, 2017 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 …
Young adult characters learn to carve their way in the world
January 27, 2016 Read more …
The CRJS field school to Rankin Inlet Nunavut that ran in May/June 2015 was the first of its kind for the Criminal Justice Degree Program
August 23, 2015 Read more …
Improvements to studio space on the drawing board
May 31, 2015 Read more …
Collaborative interdisciplinary research partnership has been formed in order to explore the complex interrelationships between vulnerability, risk, and resilience among children, youth, and their communities
March 27, 2015 Read more …
John Winterdyk the only North American to be invited to present during criminal justice conference at one of the top ranked police colleges in China
January 26, 2015 Read more …
Richard Harrison Talks Hockey with NBC Sports
January 14, 2015 Read more …
Demystifying feminism reveals commonalities between us all
January 07, 2015 Read more …
MRU's Women's Studies Program reconfigures with the goal of bringing its curriculum in line with contemporary best practices in the field
November 20, 2014 Read more …
Sharanpal Ruprai's Seva receives high acclaim from the writing community
October 05, 2014 Read more …
Conference and exhibit celebrating Sikh history in Canada takes place at Mount Royal University
October 01, 2014 Read more …
Need recognized after the devastating southern Alberta floods of 2013
September 22, 2014 Read more …
Ryan Johnson, Evan Hudson and Danielle Gariepy may have travelled different roads, but they all arrived at the same place - Valedictorian of their graduating class
June 04, 2014 Read more …
Anupam Das's research interests broadly include the economics of developing countries
May 23, 2014 Read more …
Phase 1 of new Psychology Laboratory receives funding approval
May 23, 2014 Read more …
Mount Royal University was represented by a new face on campus as lovers of language convened for this year's National Forum for the Literary Arts
March 21, 2014 Read more …
Remembering, Representing and Teaching Genocide
October 31, 2013 Read more …
The Faculty of Arts would like to extend congratulations to Professor Kit Dobson
October 31, 2013 Read more …
Policy Studies Students' Society hosted Danielle Smith, Leader of the Wildrose Official Opposition, and Brian Mason, Leader of the NDP
October 26, 2013 Read more …
Fourth year Policy Studies student Karlene Betteridge is dedicated to enriching the campus community through leadership and initiative in extracurricular activities
October 19, 2013 Read more …
AFFECTUS: An Undergraduate Journal of Philosophy and Theory emerged out of an inter-institutional seminar led by Mount Royal University students
October 14, 2013 Read more …
No event brought together faculty and students quite like the second annual Faculty of Arts Welcome Back Event.
September 18, 2013 Read more …
Dr. Jennifer Pettit, Chair for the Department of Humanities, authors an article published in the history education network e-Bulletin, THEN|HiER
September 12, 2013 Read more …
Fourth year Bachelor of Arts - Psychology major Sandra Cheung was recently one of 32 Canadian post-secondary students nominated for the distinguished CAFCE Co-op Student of the Year Award
June 16, 2013 Read more …
May 23 was a day of celebration for a group of students from Bishop Carroll High School, as they successfully completed their very first university course
June 12, 2013 Read more …
Looking back on her time at Mount Royal University, Megan Duffy is surprised where she has ended up
June 05, 2013 Read more …
Michelle Dennis, Megan Duffy and Mike Wenzlawe may have travelled different roads, but they all arrived at the same place - valedictorian of their graduating class.
May 31, 2013 Read more …
Enhancing student mental health on campus
May 29, 2013 Read more …
Raising money for CHAIRity
April 24, 2013 Read more …
On several occasions, Dr. Bill Glanzman has travelled to Yemen and Oman to pursue archaeological research
March 20, 2013 Read more …
MRU Archeology professor Julie Cormack began working in the archaeological field at age 13 and showed a keen interest in both biological and cultural remains
March 17, 2013 Read more …
SSHRC-funded research examines the effects Canadian tourists had on individuals, their communities, and more broadly on Canadian perceptions of Soviet Union
March 11, 2013 Read more …
English professors Rob Boschman and Mario Trono successfully hosted the second biennial Under Western Skies conference
March 11, 2013 Read more …
40 Mount Royal students were taken to the Emergency Room
February 13, 2013 Read more …
Sociology Professor Tim Haney has put Mount Royal University on the map with his one-of-a-kind class on "The Sociology of Disaster."
February 02, 2013 Read more …
Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan welcomed earlier this semester to speak with Policy Studies students and faculty
January 21, 2013 Read more …
Mount Royal has established a strong tradition for fostering undergraduate research
January 21, 2013 Read more …
English professor Natalie Meisner is passionate about increasing student and public involvement within the arts community
January 21, 2013 Read more …
English Professor Kit Dobson is a busy member of the Mount Royal community
January 21, 2013 Read more …
Psychology Professor presented two co-authored papers alongside honours Psychology students at the International Snow Science Workshop
January 01, 2013 Read more …
Associate professor's inspiration for an essay that would later evolve into the one-act play
October 24, 2012 Read more …
Faculty of Arts along with the English, Psychology and Sociology Student Societies hosted the inaugural Soccer and Soaker event
September 26, 2012 Read more …
Panelists from various sectors in Calgary came to Mount Royal University to initiate dialogue focused on exploring the various issues that are perceived to face Canada over the next five, 10 and 20 years
September 19, 2012 Read more …
MRU students on an archeological excavation in the Royal Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan as part of the Madaba Plains Project
June 06, 2012 Read more …
Three Convocation ceremonies celebrates its own Valedictorian
June 05, 2012 Read more …
The chaos in Toronto during the 2010 G20 Summit was not surprising to Professor Michael Truscello but did provide a launching point for his political documentary
January 18, 2012 Read more …
Mount Royal's English Department recently welcomed Ivan Coyote latest Visiting Writer
January 18, 2012 Read more …
First year professor awared inaugural Louise Dechene Prize
December 14, 2011 Read more …
Two new courses have been selected as timely pilot projects for Conflict and the Social Context
November 30, 2011 Read more …
The opportunity to write something original, to develop something new and necessary is a special opportunity
November 17, 2011 Read more …
Randy Genereux - A familiar face in a new place
October 05, 2011 Read more …
Research earns NSERC Discovery Grant
August 24, 2011 Read more …
Policy Studies Professor, Vettivelu Nallainayagam discusses the underlying issues behind the riots that shook the U.K. this summer
August 17, 2011 Read more …
Remarkable set of sketchbooks by renowned artist Marion Nicoll online in MRU's archives
July 20, 2011 Read more …
There is an old adage that says, "those who can't do, teach."
March 23, 2011 Read more …
You never know when or where you might find your calling
March 23, 2011 Read more …
Associate Professor travelling to Saudi Arabia's King Fahad University as consultant on program redevelopment
March 16, 2011 Read more …
Smart Talk: featuring Lori Williams
October 28, 2010 Read more …
Bringing together some of the world's top thinkers
September 29, 2010 Read more …
Mount Royal University student crowned as one of the two Calgary Stampede Princesses
June 29, 2010 Read more …
Mitchell the only undergraduate student in Canada to receive rare summer research fellowship from American Psychological Society
May 05, 2010 Read more …
Student-led Team Alberta finished sixth overall last week in the U.S. Department of Energy's high-profile Solar Decathlon competition
April 13, 2010 Read more …
Student Miranda Turenne has learned teaching her new dog lots of tricks has enriched her own education experience
April 09, 2010 Read more …
Faculty of General Education is presenting its second Ideas that Matter book panel that includes Nenshi
March 25, 2010 Read more …
Harry Potter's spell has not just bewitched the mainstream - it has also reached academia
December 07, 2009 Read more …
Two titans of Canadian poetry will square off in a literary cage match at Mount Royal University
November 18, 2009 Read more …
As far as the Faculty of General Education is concerned, Mount Royal University is not an ivory tower and nor should it be
November 11, 2009 Read more …
Professor Richard Harrison isn't faster than a speeding bullet, but he can balance two opposing worlds - the poest and comic connoisseur was featured at Comic-Con.
August 13, 2009 Read more …
Mount Royal's Criminal Justice Research lab is mapping out its future by mapping out our present
June 10, 2009 Read more …
Mount Royal research project demonstrating web application tools can improve the quality of learning.
May 21, 2009 Read more …
When Josh Groberman enrolled in Broadcasting his classmates probably considered him an old pro - even though he was only 18
March 04, 2009 Read more …