Category: Welcome

In Recognition of our members’ Acheivements

The MRFA held its annual celebration of members’ achievements on October 23, 2020. Congratulations to all members who were recognized at the 2020 Tenure, Promotion and Awards Ceremony, and thank you all for your many contributions to MRU and the MRFA! View the PowerPoint… Continue Reading “In Recognition of our members’ Acheivements”

MRFA Get Cracking Event

MRFA members are invited to ask questions & discuss concerns regarding faculty evaluation during the pandemic, learn about impacts of COVID on student evaluations and the Peer evaluation process, discuss what kind of feedback you want from your peer evaluator in the remote or… Continue Reading “MRFA Get Cracking Event”

CAFA Awards Celebration

The CAFA Distinguished Academic Awards recognize academic staff members at Alberta’s research and undergraduate universities, who through their research and/or other scholarly, creative or professional activities have made an outstanding contribution to the wider community beyond the university. The recipient of the 2020 CAFA… Continue Reading “CAFA Awards Celebration”


Film Screening – In Search of Professor Precarious Film available online (password – MakeItFair. Available from Oct 18 at noon to Oct 25 at midnight MDT) and recorded panel discussions are available here. IN SEARCH OF PROFESSOR PRECARIOUS introduces you to Jen, a young sessional… Continue Reading “FEW”

Can you hear me now? How about now?

It’s been 202 days since the start of some version of lockdown in Alberta due to the COVID19 pandemic. That’s 28 weeks and 6 days, or 4848 hours, or 290,880 minutes. That’s 55.19% of 2020. This may have become your new normal. Or you… Continue Reading “Can you hear me now? How about now?”