Sunday memorial service scheduled at MRU for one of two aviation instructors killed in Feb. 13 plane crash
- Written by Sam Nar Sam Nar
- Published: 18 February 2017 18 February 2017
Two funeral services have been planned for the Mount Royal aviation instructors who died Feb. 13 when their plane crashed northwest of Cochrane.
Jeff Bird’s memorial will take place tomorrow at 2 p.m. at the Bella Concert Hall at MRU. The university communications office indicated the public and media are welcome to attend, with a family spokesperson to be available for interviews after the service.
- Written by Zoe Choy and Andrea Fulton Zoe Choy and Andrea Fulton
- Published: 16 February 2017 16 February 2017
While Alberta’s recent economic downturn resulted in lost property and jobs, some Albertans were also forced to give up a more irreplaceable asset – their companion animals.
- Written by Anna Junker Anna Junker
- Published: 14 February 2017 14 February 2017
Editor's note: Story has been updated to include more information about second MRU aviation instructor killed in Monday plane crash.
Mount Royal University confirmed Tuesday evening that Reynold Johnson was the second aviation instructor killed in a plane crash Monday, along with instructor Jeffrey Bird.
- Written by Bill Atwood Bill Atwood
- Published: 06 February 2017 06 February 2017
Calgary is bustling with local artists, but it can often be tough for them to connect with potential buyers. Vandy Midha, founder of ArtMatch, says her company is helping buyers bridge that gap.
- Written by Mollie Smith Mollie Smith
- Published: 02 February 2017 02 February 2017
As director of accessibility at MRU, Patricia Pardo helps students with disabilities, despite her own personal struggles with physical disability.
Pardo’s responsibility as director is to make sure everyone who has a disability is successful in university.