Category: Welcome

Q&A: Robert Mariani talks about the new MRFA Bistro

There are some exciting changes coming to the Faculty Centre this spring. The menu for the new MRFA Bistro has been updated and broadened with a variety of gluten free, vegetarian, Halal, Kosher and other options. We talked with Robert Mariani about what’s going… Continue Reading “Q&A: Robert Mariani talks about the new MRFA Bistro”

2022 PD Retreat: Taking Action to Understand MRFA 2025 Plan

At this year’s annual MRFA PD Retreat, April 26&27,  there are a number of opportunities for faculty members to take a deeper dive towards increasing their understanding of the major goals of the MRFA 2025 Plan.  In taking this deeper look, faculty are acknowledging… Continue Reading “2022 PD Retreat: Taking Action to Understand MRFA 2025 Plan”

Steps toward a more equitable, diverse, and inclusive culture at MRU

By Milena Radzikowska, MRFA Diversity and Equity Officer (2022-04-14) Organizational culture impacts every part of our work and many other aspects of our lives while, simultaneously, being difficult to name or identify (The Centre for Community Organizations). A wealth of research shows the many… Continue Reading “Steps toward a more equitable, diverse, and inclusive culture at MRU”

How the Faculty of Science and Technology is taking action on EDI

by Shelley Rathie (2022-04-14) It is heartening to acknowledge the steps being taken by the Faculty of Science and Technology in making their (and our) organizational culture more equitable and inclusive.  This faculty has embraced a strong commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion right… Continue Reading “How the Faculty of Science and Technology is taking action on EDI”

Launching MRFA 2025: Building an Inclusive, Equitable and Diverse Association

by Lee Easton (2022-04-14) Launching MRFA 2025: Building an Inclusive, Equitable and Diverse Association On Friday March 25, I was delighted to help launch MRFA 2025: Building an Inclusive, Equitable and Diverse Association with the Association’ first in-person and remote social event held in… Continue Reading “Launching MRFA 2025: Building an Inclusive, Equitable and Diverse Association”