Dear colleagues, With the new lockdown regulations now coming into effect, the health, safety and mental well-being of our campus community continues to be a shared concern of the Mount Royal University Faculty Association (MRFA), the Mount Royal Staff Association (MRSA), and the Students’ Association of Mount Royal University (SAMRU). As this semester draws… more
Good afternoon, In case you missed it, there are two fun activities going on this November thanks to your MRSA Social Committee. Details: Crossword Puzzle ContestThe link to the Social Commitee’s Crossword Puzzle has been emiled to members. When you click on the link you will be prompted “Make a… more
Good afternoon, If you have any professional or personal development courses that begin between September 1 – December 31, you can apply for funding through the MRSA EDT Committee. Applications are submitted via the EDT database. The fall application period closes on November 15. New this semester:Effective as of the fall semester, EDT funding of recreation courses will no longer be limited to Mount Royal… more
Dear colleagues, You are invited to attend, or watch, the online Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, November 18 from 10:45 a.m.-12 p.m. Links have been sent to members to join the meeting, or view the livestream. If you are unable to join us, the meeting will be recorded and a link will… more
Good afternoon, As per the voting results of Sept. 24/25 to amend our MRSA dues structure, we would like to advise you that the 1.1% dues structure will take effect for this pay period (Nov. 1 – 15). Thank you for your attention.
Dear colleagues, Staff are invited for coffee and conversation online with MRU President, Dr. Tim Rahilly, on Nov 12 from 1 – 1:30 p.m. A link to join the coffee chat has been emailed to members. We hope you’ll join us!
Dear colleagues, Mount Royal Staff Association (MRSA) echoes the sentiments and support of MacEwan Staff Association (MSA) and the University of Alberta Non-Academic Staff Association (NASA). As post secondary education public sector staff, we are in solidarity with the actions of our Alberta health services workers who have been impacted by… more
Dear colleagues, Join us from your home and let’s all ‘go’ to the movies! Movie: Stan & OllieGoogle Meet Time: 7:15 p.m. (the meeting link has been emailed to staff)Movie Start: 7:30 p.m.Watch the movie with us, we’ll stream it, but you can also log into the Library website to start the movie at the… more
Dear MRSA members, A HUGE thank you for your engagement, questions, and comments over the last few weeks regarding our dues amendment. Thanks to you, we have successfully passed the motion to amend our dues to 1.1% which will also include casual staff. Close to 80% of our membership took… more