Category: Welcome

Compassion During COVID – Session 2

In the midst of the uncertainty and fear engendered by the pandemic, humanity’s capacity for compassion has prevailed. People all over the world have been generously sharing their art, expertise, and teachings, encouraging others to take part in practices that foster their own wellbeing…

Open Letter to the Minister of Advanced Education

A coalition of post-secondary sector organizations representing more than 12,000 faculty, 11,000 non-academic staff, and 266,800 students across Alberta have submitted an Open Letter to the Minister of Advanced Education to emphasize the critical contributions being made by Alberta post-secondary institutions in this time of…

An Archaeologist’s Peregrinations

An Archaeologist’s Peregrinations: Fabulous and Strange Places, and Peculiar Discoveries. Presented by Bill Glanzman – May 29, 2020, 4:30 – 5:30pm – https://zoom.us/j/91911229563

Even during these difficult times, or perhaps particularly at these times, it is important to step back and reflect on our accomplishments as educators. MRFA members are encouraged to consider nominating a colleague for the 2020 Teaching Excellence Award.

Updates from your MRFA President

(May 25, 2020) MRFA President, Melanie Peacock, provides updates on the ongoing work of the MRFA representing members’ interests in this continually evolving situation.