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Professor Israel Dunmade speaks on teaching, research and advocacy in academia
February 18, 2021 Read more …
Research points to importance of mountain ecosystems
February 04, 2021 Read more …
MRU students share how racism has affected their lives
February 01, 2021 Read more …
With masks now mandatory in Alberta and more people hospitalized with COVID-19, physiology professor Trevor Day, PhD, is undertaking timely research into the temporary physiological effects on health-care workers of wearing N95 respirators
December 10, 2020 Read more …
Trevor Day, PhD, professor in the Department of Biology at Mount Royal University, has packed a lot into his academic career
September 15, 2020 Read more …
Introducing students to the Faculty of Science and Technology in real time … remotely
September 07, 2020 Read more …
Recognizing excellence in academics and strong community involvement
June 26, 2020 Read more …
General science student adjusts career path to pursue a passion
June 05, 2020 Read more …
Professor Lynn Moorman employs citizen science to map Turk’s movements
June 01, 2020 Read more …
Student eyes a bright future thanks to BCIS major
May 26, 2020 Read more …
Elective course launches student into a geology major
May 26, 2020 Read more …
MRU student realizes his passion for chemistry enables many career options
May 26, 2020 Read more …
Field trip experience cements decision to study environmental science
May 26, 2020 Read more …
New booklet and campus event challenge community to change behaviour
February 24, 2020 Read more …
Academics, conservation groups, industry, government and students come together
February 06, 2020 Read more …
Two profs recognized for distinctive course
January 31, 2020 Read more …
New relationships benefit both participants for the long run
January 17, 2020 Read more …
EON-ROSE has the potential to unify the national earth science community
January 06, 2020 Read more …
Plans for growth also highlighted
December 12, 2019 Read more …
Student awards bolster overall education
December 10, 2019 Read more …
The Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is contributing to the development of high-impact talent the city needs
December 10, 2019 Read more …
Computer science and biology majors approved
November 05, 2019 Read more …
The ins and outs of the rides, games, bucking broncs and strange food of the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth
July 05, 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 …
Distinguished guests, faculty learn from each other
May 15, 2019 Read more …
Mount Royal holds its second-annual teaching and learning event
May 10, 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 …
Research in a variety of forms was in the spotlight during Research and Scholarship Days at Mount Royal University
April 11, 2019 Read more …
Spreading the spirit through sport
March 15, 2019 Read more …
Science student recognized for work promoting Indigenous rights
March 15, 2019 Read more …
Supporting students in learning drives Brett McCollum
February 11, 2019 Read more …
Symposium looks to close “divide between science and policy” on crucial habitats
February 04, 2019 Read more …
Printing prosthetics on the agenda for health science student
November 30, 2018 Read more …
New installation marks anniversary of the signing of Treaty 7
September 25, 2018 Read more …
New science major celebrated in conjunction with Beakerhead, Doors Open YYC and Science Literacy Week
September 10, 2018 Read more …
Commitment to teaching and learning top of mind
September 04, 2018 Read more …
This year marked the fifth-annual MEG Energy Summer Science Camp
August 14, 2018 Read more …
A new instrument at Mount Royal University is helping investigations into wildfires, arsons, oil spills, chemical releases and other environmental forensics
July 25, 2018 Read more …
Science instructor and Grounds team create a pollinator pathway for native bees
June 04, 2018 Read more …
Calgary’s post-secondary institutions welcome the world’s next technical minds
May 18, 2018 Read more …
MRU students take part in out-of-this-world citizen science project
May 17, 2018 Read more …
Students recognized for outstanding scholarly projects
April 27, 2018 Read more …
Partnerships are providing international opportunities right here in Canada
April 23, 2018 Read more …
Research and Scholarship Days continues to grow
April 17, 2018 Read more …
Main recipient is providing a way to simplify starting a nonprofit
April 10, 2018 Read more …
MRU research duo investigating impacts of ski and snowboard wax on plant growth
March 19, 2018 Read more …
Faculty of Science and Technology celebrates student research April 4
March 15, 2018 Read more …
.caISES holds first national gathering of students and professionals at Mount Royal
March 02, 2018 Read more …
An exhibit of Inuit art aims to increase awareness across disciplines of northern cultures
February 26, 2018 Read more …
Degree programs, continuing education offer options when the time is right
January 24, 2018 Read more …
A small sampling of some of the mind-blowing classes to take at Mount Royal
January 19, 2018 Read more …
Dinosaurs and more unveiled at Mount Royal University
January 11, 2018 Read more …
Four student-athletes studying in the Faculty of Science and Technology have been named U SPORTS Academic All-Canadians for the 2016-17 season
December 06, 2017 Read more …
Four faculty members in Science and Technology have contributed to the scholarly literature, publishing textbooks that are considered leading resources in their disciplines
December 01, 2017 Read more …
Professor Jonathan Mee working to prove the efficacy of marine national monuments
November 22, 2017 Read more …
Students help to improve biodiversity in Scotland forests
November 02, 2017 Read more …
High-level research leads to post-graduate opportunities
September 13, 2017 Read more …
Professor Lynn Moorman asked to be cruise expert
July 21, 2017 Read more …
Professor Faith-Michael Uzoka’s collaborative invention could change health care in Africa
July 12, 2017 Read more …
Mount Royal Computer Information Systems student named a “software star”
June 16, 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 …
A group of Grade 11 and 12 students from Springbank Community High School are skipping ahead a few grades this semester as they launch into university courses provided by Mount Royal University
April 07, 2015 Read more …
10th edition of Human Anatomy and Physiology hits bookstores
February 18, 2015 Read more …
Calgary's largest extinct marine reptile exhibit unveiled at Mount Royal University
January 07, 2015 Read more …
A historic Memorandum of Understanding between MRU and the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area promotes joint educational, cultural and scientific collaboration
May 22, 2014 Read more …
Fearless mountain climber and Mount Royal Physicist, Raphael Slawinski, scaled the Northwest face of K6
May 08, 2014 Read more …
Bee research creating a buzz around campus
March 06, 2013 Read more …
First-year student Tyler Fedoroshyn's passion for all things rail related, recently paid towards his goal of some day driving trains
November 22, 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 …
Information Technology Education's thirteenth annual conference on IT Education and the first annual conference on Research in Information Technology jointly hosted by MRU
October 31, 2012 Read more …
When most people envision "Neuroscientist", they see the white lab coat, the microscope, sterile research laboratories and diagrams of the nervous system
October 17, 2012 Read more …
Geological Rockscape showcases the power and beauty of the natural world, the role academia has in protecting it.
September 26, 2012 Read more …
Mount Royal University's Ideas that Matter Panel is going beyond the books
April 18, 2012 Read more …
For Jeff Goldberg, PhD, all it takes to turn a good day into a really good day is to look down the eyepiece of a microscope
March 07, 2012 Read more …
The opportunity to write something original, to develop something new and necessary is a special opportunity
November 17, 2011 Read more …
In order to truly understand another person's experience you should walk a mile in their shoes
October 05, 2011 Read more …
Outstanding alumni will be recognized alongside Outstanding Future Alumnus and five deserving student scholarship award-winners
September 14, 2011 Read more …
Someone who sets their hair on fire in an undergraduate science class might not be the first person you'd expect to write a book on science or become an expert on poison
February 02, 2011 Read more …
The Legacy Awards recognizes the outstanding achievements of Mount Royal alumni and students. Meet the 2010 honourees.
September 02, 2010 Read more …
Mountain climbers like Raphael Slawinski must grow weary of non-climbers like me asking that famous question, "Why do you climb?"
April 13, 2010 Read more …
HSBC Bank Canada executives were on campus this week to present a cheque for $100,000
April 13, 2010 Read more …
Faculty, staff and students at Mount Royal University have caught Olympic fever.
February 09, 2010 Read more …
Mount Royal University is in the midst of a boom of its own - a boom in research in the field of teaching and learning
November 11, 2009 Read more …
It's the little things that can make scientists happy
October 07, 2009 Read more …
People at Mount Royal are not the only ones who consider Dave Marshall a good leader
September 03, 2009 Read more …