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    Secondary Data Collection, Utilization and Repurposing Workshop - Monday, March 5, 2018, 12 - 1 p.m.
    Please register via the ADC website or contact Nancy Funke at (403) 440-6042 or

    ORSCE Workshop

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    Calgary Emergency Management Agency (CEMA) - Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
    Join Lauren Harris as she conducts a presentation on the potential research opportunities available with CEMA. Please register via the ADC website.

    CEMA Presentation

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    Research & Scholarship at MRU
    We want to know what you think - a new strategic plan awaits your input. We invite you to send your comments to us. Submission deadline: Friday, February 16, 2018.

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    Research Recognition Awards: Celebrating Research & Scholarship at MRU
    Five awards will be given to MRU scholars to recognize their outstanding achievements. Learn more about the Research Recognition Awards. Deadline to apply for an award after being nominated: Friday, February 23, 2018, 5:00 p.m. MST.

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The Office of Research, Scholarship and Community Engagement

As a knowledge seeking community, Mount Royal appreciates that intellectual inquiry benefits us all. We support the independent and collaborative scholarship of faculty and students with a particular emphasis on community-engaged research and the enhancement of the undergraduate experience. 

The Office of Research, Scholarship and Community Engagement (ORSCE) is dedicated to helping research and scholarly activity from beginning to end. The ORSCE office motto for researchers is "see us early, see us often".

ORSCE fosters a culture of scholarly inquiry on campus for the betterment of the broader community. Some of our activities include:

  • Assisting with the development of research ideas;
  • Providing information on sources of project funding;
  • Conducting workshops on facets of research, scholarship and community engagement;
  • Improving grant application success through support from internal and external experts;
  • Facilitating collaborative and interdisciplinary programs of research;
  • Administering grants and awards;
  • Overseeing and supporting a diverse collection of scholarly institutes;
  • Communicating and celebrating research and scholarship of the MRU community.


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What is ROMEO?

ROMEO replaces the existing "Tracking Form" and online application system that has primarily been used for funded research activity and projects requiring Human Research Ethics Board (HREB) clearance. ROMEO helps faculty and their administrators maintain their compliance obligations for ethics approvals and research awards with enhanced project management capabilities through all stages of the project lifecycle. Faculty can login to one common interface to start a new grant application, check on the status of a HREB application or submit a final research report. 

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We are here to helpFor general inquiries, contact ORSCE Administrative Assistant, Julia Johnson, at 403.440.6069 or

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