Author: Robert Strachan


Filling Klein’s chair

On Oct. 19, it was formally announced that Gilbert VanBuren Wilkes will be the new occupant of the Ralph Klein Chair in Media Studies for Mount Royal University’s faculty of communication studies. Former premier...


Under construction

1. Centre for Continuous Learning expansion The Roderick Mah Centre for Continuous Learning, originally built in April 2006, is being expanded with an additional three-story building of approximately 6,000 square meters. The original building...


Council in session

After just two weeks in their new roles, the SAMRU Students’ Council have eagerly put the wheels in motion to shape the future policies, bylaws and direction of the Students’ Association. On Oct. 5,...


Mount Royal goes green

Mount Royal and the Students’ Association are mak­ing the effort to become more environmentally sustainable and threw two sustainability events on Sept. 21 and Sept. 22 to raise student awareness of several initiatives. Beginning...


Prerequisite Puzzler

MRU students registered in courses for which they did not have the necessary prerequisites did not learn that they had been deregistered from them until the first day of classes, an issue that the...


Mount Royal to open doors as university

Just one week before fall semester classes begin, it was announced in an emotional ceremony Thursday that Mount Royal College is now Mount Royal University. The much anticipated “historic milestone” was finally revealed to...


Metric duo dazzles with acoustic set

See photos taken by news editor Robert Strachan of Metric’s acoustic show at Calgary’s Grand Theatre and listen to a recording from the show of one of the group’s new songs “Twilight Galaxy.”


Delamont pays her dues

In the next few weeks, the Reflector will feature profiles of new Executive Committee members at the Students’ Association, starting with VP academic hopeful Erin Delamont. For the past two years Erin Delamont has...