News & Announcements

Recognizing excellence in academics and strong community involvement
June 26, 2020 Read more …
MRU’s Bridge to Canadian Nursing expanding; bolstering health care system
June 16, 2020 Read more …
10 stories of students who made major scholastic impacts in 2019/2020
June 01, 2020 Read more …
Authors and editors share new works
May 11, 2020 Read more …
Old toys and imagination help students finish off an experiential backcountry course
May 11, 2020 Read more …
Exemplifying passion, dedication and strength to care
May 11, 2020 Read more …
World celebrates nurses and midwives
May 11, 2020 Read more …
Nursing prof advises agencies ahead of COVID-19 lockdowns
May 04, 2020 Read more …
Many others involved in volunteer work with the community
April 02, 2020 Read more …
Calgary man’s generosity supports student learning and faculty research
February 28, 2020 Read more …
Bachelor of Education students join forces with experienced educators
February 26, 2020 Read more …
Students support efforts to connect more people to nature
January 31, 2020 Read more …
Experiential learning foundational to child studies programs
January 27, 2020 Read more …
New book by MRU nursing faculty members helps parents and caregivers provide for the littlest
August 26, 2019 Read more …
New book by MRU nursing faculty members helps parents and caregivers provide for the littlest
August 26, 2019 Read more …
Local seniors are concerned about future stigma and discrimination
July 23, 2019 Read more …
Local seniors are concerned about future stigma and discrimination
July 23, 2019 Read more …
New alumni poised to make a difference in their communities and the world
June 07, 2019 Read more …
New alumni poised to make a difference in their communities and the world
June 07, 2019 Read more …
Mount Royal holds its second-annual teaching and learning event
May 10, 2019 Read more …
Mount Royal holds its second-annual teaching and learning event
May 10, 2019 Read more …
Classifications better applied to systems, not people
May 06, 2019 Read more …
Classifications better applied to systems, not people
May 06, 2019 Read more …
Bridge to Canadian Nursing program helps internationally educated nurses practise in adopted country
April 18, 2019 Read more …
Bridge to Canadian Nursing program helps internationally educated nurses practise in adopted country
April 18, 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 …
Research in a variety of forms was in the spotlight during Research and Scholarship Days at Mount Royal University
April 11, 2019 Read more …
Interactive scenario offers 3D perspective
February 06, 2019 Read more …
Interactive scenario offers 3D perspective
February 06, 2019 Read more …
Duo worked with the Stampeders during the winning 2018 season
February 04, 2019 Read more …
Duo worked with the Stampeders during the winning 2018 season
February 04, 2019 Read more …
Sixty-eight student-athletes named Academic All-Canadians
January 23, 2019 Read more …
Sixty-eight student-athletes named Academic All-Canadians
January 23, 2019 Read more …
Piece symbolizes deconstruction and reconstruction in ways of knowing
January 09, 2019 Read more …
Piece symbolizes deconstruction and reconstruction in ways of knowing
January 09, 2019 Read more …
Two Mount Royal faculty members are among Calgary’s Top 40 Under 40 Class of 2018
December 05, 2018 Read more …
Two Mount Royal faculty members are among Calgary’s Top 40 Under 40 Class of 2018
December 05, 2018 Read more …
Commitment to teaching and learning top of mind
September 04, 2018 Read more …
Commitment to teaching and learning top of mind
September 04, 2018 Read more …
Victoria Kuefler introduced concept mapping at the Kenyan school she helped found
June 07, 2018 Read more …
Victoria Kuefler introduced concept mapping at the Kenyan school she helped found
June 07, 2018 Read more …
One-time student and Cougar athlete receives an honorary degree in Health and Physical Education
May 30, 2018 Read more …
Honorary degree goes to country music singer/songwriter and alumnus Paul Brandt
May 30, 2018 Read more …
One-time student and Cougar athlete receives an honorary degree in Health and Physical Education
May 30, 2018 Read more …
Honorary degree goes to country music singer/songwriter and alumnus Paul Brandt
May 30, 2018 Read more …
Clinical placements put distance and culture into perspective for MRU midwife
April 23, 2018 Read more …
Clinical placements put distance and culture into perspective for MRU midwife
April 23, 2018 Read more …
National team trainer on campus to learn how to better treat athlete injuries
December 18, 2017 Read more …
National team trainer on campus to learn how to better treat athlete injuries
December 18, 2017 Read more …
Film showcase for outdoor expedition buffs attracts highest attendance yet
December 13, 2017 Read more …
Film showcase for outdoor expedition buffs attracts highest attendance yet
December 13, 2017 Read more …
MRU research is helping kids eat better
November 02, 2017 Read more …
MRU research is helping kids eat better
November 02, 2017 Read more …
Dementia Network Calgary makes public media launch
October 05, 2017 Read more …
Dementia Network Calgary makes public media launch
October 05, 2017 Read more …
Bachelor of Education faculty members take part in international conference.
July 11, 2017 Read more …
Two generations apart, alumna and Elder inexplicably tied together
June 15, 2017 Read more …
Two generations apart, alumna and Elder inexplicably tied together
June 15, 2017 Read more …
Don’t forget to thank a nurse during National Nursing Week 2017!
May 09, 2017 Read more …
Don’t forget to thank a nurse during National Nursing Week 2017!
May 09, 2017 Read more …
As a third-year nursing student in the Faculty of Health, Community and Education, Roisin Dillon embodies the true essence of student engagement and showcases the profound impact volunteering can have on an undergraduate education
August 08, 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 …
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 …
Intervention strategies presented at Mount Royal University Interprofessional Event
November 03, 2015 Read more …
Intervention strategies presented at Mount Royal University Interprofessional Event
November 03, 2015 Read more …
The School of Nursing and Midwifery welcome Dominican Republic field school partners to the MRU campus in September
October 22, 2015 Read more …
The School of Nursing and Midwifery welcome Dominican Republic field school partners to the MRU campus in September
October 22, 2015 Read more …
MRU's Centre for Child Well-Being debuts new technology upgrades at Beakerhead event
September 30, 2015 Read more …
MRU's Centre for Child Well-Being debuts new technology upgrades at Beakerhead event
September 30, 2015 Read more …
All it takes are three simple words to encourage a culture where sexual assault survivors feel safe to come forward.
August 31, 2015 Read more …
All it takes are three simple words to encourage a culture where sexual assault survivors feel safe to come forward.
August 31, 2015 Read more …
Midwifery student Elizabeth Finn recounts her adventure as part of the first B.Mid class at MRU.
April 30, 2015 Read more …
Midwifery student Elizabeth Finn recounts her adventure as part of the first B.Mid class at MRU.
April 30, 2015 Read more …
Associate professor Trevor Day and students further explore low-oxygen environments
April 06, 2015 Read more …
Associate professor Trevor Day and students further explore low-oxygen environments
April 06, 2015 Read more …
Maladjusted play stages interactive theatre experience at Mount Royal University
March 17, 2015 Read more …
Maladjusted play stages interactive theatre experience at Mount Royal University
March 17, 2015 Read more …
Salt gives inspiring talk to students on turning hardships into motivation
February 16, 2015 Read more …
Salt gives inspiring talk to students on turning hardships into motivation
February 16, 2015 Read more …
Starting in winter 2015, the shallow end of Mount Royal Recreation's pool will be filled with smiles on Saturday mornings
January 25, 2015 Read more …
Starting in winter 2015, the shallow end of Mount Royal Recreation's pool will be filled with smiles on Saturday mornings
January 25, 2015 Read more …
Students volunteer with the Flames Foundation for Life to bring health camp to Calgary
January 20, 2015 Read more …
Students volunteer with the Flames Foundation for Life to bring health camp to Calgary
January 20, 2015 Read more …
Dean of the Faculty of Health and Community Studies, Chad London, PhD, and Professor David Legg, PhD, looked to defend their 2-0 record at WinSport Canada's Ice House.
November 17, 2014 Read more …
Dean of the Faculty of Health and Community Studies, Chad London, PhD, and Professor David Legg, PhD, looked to defend their 2-0 record at WinSport Canada's Ice House.
November 17, 2014 Read more …
Acknowledging relationship violence in society
November 02, 2014 Read more …
Acknowledging relationship violence in society
November 02, 2014 Read more …
Raising the Bar Leadership Roundtable based on first-of-its-kind research project
October 16, 2014 Read more …
Raising the Bar Leadership Roundtable based on first-of-its-kind research project
October 16, 2014 Read more …
David Legg PhD, appointed to International Paralympic Committee – Sport Science Standing Committee
July 08, 2014 Read more …
David Legg PhD, appointed to International Paralympic Committee – Sport Science Standing Committee
July 08, 2014 Read more …
Mount Royal University's Spring Convocation ceremonies saw more than 1,500 students receive their degrees.
June 19, 2014 Read more …
Vince Salyers, EdD selected as member of the Class of 2014 fellows of the National League for Academy of Nursing Education.
June 11, 2014 Read more …
Gariepy’s interest in global health inequities are leading her towards a career in community development outside of the usual nursing paradigm.
June 06, 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 …
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 …
Mount Royal University has been chosen to participate in a nation-wide physical literacy project involving assessing children between 8 and 12 years of age across Canada. Eight thousand children will be assessed through six different universities (MRU, Lethbridge, Windsor, St. FX, Nipissing, and Dalhousie).
April 24, 2014 Read more …
A presentation by Dr. Dean Kriellaars. This session will discuss the latest advances in the field of physical literacy (PL) including tools and research projects.
October 31, 2013 Read more …
A presentation by Dr. Dean Kriellaars. This session will discuss the latest advances in the field of physical literacy (PL) including tools and research projects.
October 31, 2013 Read more …
Christy Tomkins-Lane, PhD wants to help people avoid back surgery by getting active
October 24, 2013 Read more …
Christy Tomkins-Lane, PhD wants to help people avoid back surgery by getting active
October 24, 2013 Read more …
Mount Royal has partnered with the Calgary Counselling Centre to recognize National Depression Screening Day,
October 10, 2013 Read more …
Mount Royal has partnered with the Calgary Counselling Centre to recognize National Depression Screening Day,
October 10, 2013 Read more …
A student led interprofessional learning initiative on relationship violence awareness, featuring Antyx Theatre
October 07, 2013 Read more …
A student led interprofessional learning initiative on relationship violence awareness, featuring Antyx Theatre
October 07, 2013 Read more …
Stay up to date with the Department of Justice Studies Speaker Series.
August 27, 2013 Read more …
Stay up to date with the Department of Justice Studies Speaker Series.
August 27, 2013 Read more …
Parents are not getting the information they need to prevent flat spots on their infant's head
June 30, 2013 Read more …
Parents are not getting the information they need to prevent flat spots on their infant's head
June 30, 2013 Read more …
Being selected Valedictorian left Michael Wenzlawe almost speechless
June 05, 2013 Read more …
Being selected Valedictorian left Michael Wenzlawe almost speechless
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 …
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 …
Every other year since 2003, Associate Professor and Eco Tourism and Outdoor Leadership (ETOL) Program Coordinator Joe Pavelka has conducted field school expeditions to Peru
March 06, 2013 Read more …
Every other year since 2003, Associate Professor and Eco Tourism and Outdoor Leadership (ETOL) Program Coordinator Joe Pavelka has conducted field school expeditions to Peru
March 06, 2013 Read more …
Partners in Education & Integration of Internationally Educated Nurses
February 06, 2013 Read more …
Partners in Education & Integration of Internationally Educated Nurses
February 06, 2013 Read more …
Pilot project that Mount Royal has started with the Calgary Police Service has been the result many years of discussion
November 28, 2012 Read more …
Pilot project that Mount Royal has started with the Calgary Police Service has been the result many years of discussion
November 28, 2012 Read more …
All across Canada, when the winter chill hits our doorsteps, Canadians young and old get ready to cheer for another season of excitement on the ice
November 07, 2012 Read more …
All across Canada, when the winter chill hits our doorsteps, Canadians young and old get ready to cheer for another season of excitement on the ice
November 07, 2012 Read more …
When Jane Richardson, recent Bachelor of Applied Child Studies graduate, started her second Directed Field Studies this past summer, she received more than a passing grade and credit to obtain her degree
October 17, 2012 Read more …
FHCS Research & Scholarship Showcase 2012
October 17, 2012 Read more …
Symposium will bring together pioneering scientists and entrepreneurs across Alberta to explore innovative ways to understand, prevent and treat wounds
October 17, 2012 Read more …
When Jane Richardson, recent Bachelor of Applied Child Studies graduate, started her second Directed Field Studies this past summer, she received more than a passing grade and credit to obtain her degree
October 17, 2012 Read more …
FHCS Research & Scholarship Showcase 2012
October 17, 2012 Read more …
Symposium will bring together pioneering scientists and entrepreneurs across Alberta to explore innovative ways to understand, prevent and treat wounds
October 17, 2012 Read more …
MRU and Alberta Health Services come together for daylong conference
September 19, 2012 Read more …
MRU and Alberta Health Services come together for daylong conference
September 19, 2012 Read more …
Unique opportunity presented to Athletic Therapy students by alumni
June 06, 2012 Read more …
Unique opportunity presented to Athletic Therapy students by alumni
June 06, 2012 Read more …
Students Darcy Howard and Kristi Mayell are taking their learning to an exer-gaming level
April 18, 2012 Read more …
Students Darcy Howard and Kristi Mayell are taking their learning to an exer-gaming level
April 18, 2012 Read more …
The Canadian Cancer Society estimates that in 2011 more than 170,000 Canadians will be diagnosed with some form of cancer, with an estimated 75,000 deaths
March 28, 2012 Read more …
The Canadian Cancer Society estimates that in 2011 more than 170,000 Canadians will be diagnosed with some form of cancer, with an estimated 75,000 deaths
March 28, 2012 Read more …
Getting to the heart of a rising issue in North America, Cardel Place is teaming up with Mount Royal University to tackle childhood obesity
February 29, 2012 Read more …
Getting to the heart of a rising issue in North America, Cardel Place is teaming up with Mount Royal University to tackle childhood obesity
February 29, 2012 Read more …
Faculty of Health and Community Studies challenged its students, faculty and staff to Walk the Talk
February 08, 2012 Read more …
Faculty of Health and Community Studies challenged its students, faculty and staff to Walk the Talk
February 08, 2012 Read more …
Cathy Carter-Snell, an instructor at Mount Royal University who is spearheading the project, said research has shown that victims of sexual assaults in rural areas often face issues those in urban centres don't.
January 19, 2012 Read more …
Cathy Carter-Snell, an instructor at Mount Royal University who is spearheading the project, said research has shown that victims of sexual assaults in rural areas often face issues those in urban centres don't.
January 19, 2012 Read more …
Chad London, Dean of the Faculty of Health and Community Studies, was published in the Calgary Herald regarding new year's resolutions
January 10, 2012 Read more …
Chad London, Dean of the Faculty of Health and Community Studies, was published in the Calgary Herald regarding new year's resolutions
January 10, 2012 Read more …
Face Time chatted with Dr. Khatija Westbrook, associate professor, about head traumas and hockey
October 10, 2011 Read more …
Face Time chatted with Dr. Khatija Westbrook, associate professor, about head traumas and hockey
October 10, 2011 Read more …
The fifth and final instalment of the Mount Royal University centennial Legacy of Ideas series looks to our future
September 26, 2011 Read more …
The fifth and final instalment of the Mount Royal University centennial Legacy of Ideas series looks to our future
September 26, 2011 Read more …
Outstanding alumni will be recognized alongside Outstanding Future Alumnus and five deserving student scholarship award-winners
September 14, 2011 Read more …
Outstanding alumni will be recognized alongside Outstanding Future Alumnus and five deserving student scholarship award-winners
September 14, 2011 Read more …
Students and Criminal Justice Professor initiate street piano installation in Cochrane to help discourage crime by building a sense of community and positivity
August 24, 2011 Read more …
Students and Criminal Justice Professor initiate street piano installation in Cochrane to help discourage crime by building a sense of community and positivity
August 24, 2011 Read more …
A story of International Community Development
August 09, 2011 Read more …
A story of International Community Development
August 09, 2011 Read more …
Mount Royal University student Jenna Lambert truly believes if you want to change the world, you need to start with yourself
June 29, 2011 Read more …
Mount Royal University student Jenna Lambert truly believes if you want to change the world, you need to start with yourself
June 29, 2011 Read more …
Students are taking their education from the classroom to the playing field
June 15, 2011 Read more …
Students are taking their education from the classroom to the playing field
June 15, 2011 Read more …
Valedictorians Erin Delamont and Susan Dolcecore are leaving behind a lasting memory of outstanding academic achievements and strong community involvement
May 25, 2011 Read more …
Valedictorians Erin Delamont and Susan Dolcecore are leaving behind a lasting memory of outstanding academic achievements and strong community involvement
May 25, 2011 Read more …
Mount Royal University has a gift for mothers-to-be in Alberta, just in time for Mother's Day
May 02, 2011 Read more …
Mount Royal University has a gift for mothers-to-be in Alberta, just in time for Mother's Day
May 02, 2011 Read more …
Redefining the role of department chair, and international organization has recognized the leadership of two people who are instrumental in that process
April 06, 2011 Read more …
Redefining the role of department chair, and international organization has recognized the leadership of two people who are instrumental in that process
April 06, 2011 Read more …
Around this time of year many people decide it's time to do something about all of the food they ate during the holidays
January 10, 2011 Read more …
Around this time of year many people decide it's time to do something about all of the food they ate during the holidays
January 10, 2011 Read more …
Mount Royal and the NCHA look at the surprising results of our student health survey ...
December 08, 2010 Read more …
Mount Royal and the NCHA look at the surprising results of our student health survey ...
December 08, 2010 Read more …
The Legacy Awards recognizes the outstanding achievements of Mount Royal alumni and students. Meet the 2010 honourees.
September 02, 2010 Read more …
The Legacy Awards recognizes the outstanding achievements of Mount Royal alumni and students. Meet the 2010 honourees.
September 02, 2010 Read more …
The Big Bike rolls through campus, raising money for a good cause ...
April 14, 2010 Read more …
The Big Bike rolls through campus, raising money for a good cause ...
April 14, 2010 Read more …
Phases of graduate's study results in educating caregivers and providing tools for them to easily incorporate more physical activity for the children
March 04, 2010 Read more …
Phases of graduate's study results in educating caregivers and providing tools for them to easily incorporate more physical activity for the children
March 04, 2010 Read more …
Faculty, staff and students at Mount Royal University have caught Olympic fever.
February 09, 2010 Read more …
Faculty, staff and students at Mount Royal University have caught Olympic fever.
February 09, 2010 Read more …
Parenting is as old as humanity, but positive parenting skills often need to be learned
January 24, 2010 Read more …
Parenting is as old as humanity, but positive parenting skills often need to be learned
January 24, 2010 Read more …
A forensic research group set up earlier this year at Mount Royal University is collaborating on topical legal-related projects intended to make a real difference in the real world
November 04, 2009 Read more …
A forensic research group set up earlier this year at Mount Royal University is collaborating on topical legal-related projects intended to make a real difference in the real world
November 04, 2009 Read more …
Several important firsts also stood out during the two ceremonies
June 04, 2009 Read more …
Several important firsts also stood out during the two ceremonies
June 04, 2009 Read more …
Mount Royal's 2009 valedictorian, Meghan Stalker, has set the bar high for future students
May 31, 2009 Read more …
Mount Royal's 2009 valedictorian, Meghan Stalker, has set the bar high for future students
May 31, 2009 Read more …
Mount Royal climbing instructor Derek Wilding loves to hang out - from rock faces and the sides of giant ice waterfalls
May 27, 2009 Read more …
Mount Royal climbing instructor Derek Wilding loves to hang out - from rock faces and the sides of giant ice waterfalls
May 27, 2009 Read more …
Mount Royal students are living up to the Royal in our name
March 24, 2009 Read more …
Mount Royal students are living up to the Royal in our name
March 24, 2009 Read more …
You know you are on to something great, when no one can believe that you are the first one to do it
February 03, 2009 Read more …
You know you are on to something great, when no one can believe that you are the first one to do it
February 03, 2009 Read more …
Not many people use the word euphoric when describing their job - but Mount Royal instructor Ian Sherrington does
January 13, 2009 Read more …
Not many people use the word euphoric when describing their job - but Mount Royal instructor Ian Sherrington does
January 13, 2009 Read more …