Events – More information at mru.ca/Events
Fri., Sept. 4 to Sun., Sept. 6 — Facebook
MRU and the Students' Association have scheduled a full week of activities to celebrate Pride, culminating in a virtual parade. Learn more.
Beginner's Guide to Transforming Social Connections With Virtual Reality
Tues., Sept. 8 from noon to 1 p.m. — Google Meet
Learn how social VR platforms are changing the way we connect with one another during this new era of social distancing. Register.
XR Toolkit Series: Creating Virtual Reality Experiences With Google Tours VR
Thurs., Sept. 10 from noon to 1 p.m. — Google Meet
Create your own interactive 360-degree tours that can be viewed using VR (Google Cardboard) or traditional computer monitors. Register.
Stories of Innovation During COVID-19
Tues., Sept. 15 from 11 to 11:45 a.m. — Online
Meet four MRU alumni who got creative in developing strategies for ways to pivot and prosper during COVID-19. Register.
Beginner's Guide to Virtual Reality
Tues., Sept. 15 from noon to 1 p.m. — Google Meet
Explore VR and learn how to integrate this emerging technology into classes and research. Register.
Academic Podcasting: Communicating Research and Getting Creative
Tues., Sept. 15 from 1 to 2 p.m. — Google Meet
Discover the basics of podcasting and how to use the platform for research and academic interests. Register.
XR Toolkit Series: Creating Augmented Reality Experiences with Adobe Aero
Thurs., Sept. 17 from noon to 1 p.m. — Google Meet
Build, view and share interactive augmented reality experiences using your Apple device and the Adobe Aero platform. Register.
Beginners's Guide to Augmented Reality
Tues., Sept. 22 from noon to 1 p.m. — Google Meet
Learn about augmented reality applications in the class and for research, as well as the available Library supports. Register.
Intro to Audacity: Managing Your Audio Project, Editing and Recording
Tues., Sept. 22 from 1 to 2 p.m. — Google Meet
Use Audacity software to create simple audio projects such as podcasts, voice recordings and more. Register.
Protecting Yourself Against Cybercrime
Tues., Sept. 22 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. — Google Meet
This workshop gives you all the tools you need to keep you and yours cybersafe and fulfills the annual mandatory cybersecurity training requirement. Register.
XR Toolkit Series: Editing 360-Degree Photos and Videos with Adobe Premiere and Photoshop
Thurs., Sept. 24 from noon to 1 p.m. — Google Meet
Process, edit and view your 360-degree videos and photos using Adobe Premiere Pro and Photoshop. Register.
Thurs., Sept. 24 from 3 to 3:30 p.m. — Google Meet
Join MRU's cybersecurity expert, who will be combing the latest cybersecurity news to find engaging and timely topics for discusson. Register.