Tuesday 30th September 2014,
the griff
  • MacEwan through the years - photo supplied

    MacEwan through the years

    n 2009, MacEwan became officially became a university. Now, five years later, as a new year begins, the university opened once again to over 18,000 students, eligible to enrol in over 65 programs. Each year a

  • Cam leverman has had a pretty exciting last year, from being named ACAC coach of the year to being selected to represent his country in Korea in 2015 - photo supplied by MacEwan Athletics

    Leverman marks another milestone

    Thirteen years ago, Cam Leverman was invited on board as an assistant coach at Grant MacEwan Community College. Five years ago, he was named the head coach of the program. And now, in 2015, he

  • Photo supplied by Bruce Stockwell/ Flickr Creative Commons

    CrossFit for kids: good or bad?

    So what age is too young? T-ball and minor hockey in Edmonton start at age four, while soccer has a league for players under the age of four. In all of these sports injuries occur,

  • DOVE -Dove campaign celebrates Canadian women who feel beautiful

    There is more to women than Real Beauty

    At the surface level, it’s a great idea: the Real Beauty campaign purports to expand the definition of beauty and boost the self-esteem of women and girls everywhere — who doesn’t want that?

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Posted On September 23, 2014 | No Comments

MacEwan professor explores Buddhism in an alternative light with new book Marc W. Kitteringham Opinions Editor When people think of Buddhism, they think of an eastern religion with monks following a noble path of spiritual selflessness eventually [...]

Hawkeye
Posted On September 23, 2014 | No Comments

By no means is this guy as popular as Iron Man or Captain America, even though he’s been around just as long, but in Matt Fraction’s Hawkeye: My Life as a Weapon, he is personified [...]

Photo by Lanie Rivera/ Flickr Creative Commons
Posted On September 23, 2014 | No Comments

Canadian cities, such as Toronto, have successfully implemented wet shelter programs. Users of the annex in Toronto have since seen a decrease in jail time, emergency room visits and the amount of alcohol they consume. [...]

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Posted On September 26, 2014 | No Comments

Each week, Kyle Muzyka and friends attempt to play various sports while typing a 140-character tweet. This week, we’ve taken on the difficult task of playing soccer while under the texting influence. Sure, we can [...]

Due to a ineligibility problem, Mount Royal University was forced to forfeit two games to MacEwan Griffins - photo supplied by Adrian Shellard/ Cougar Athletics

Winning on a technicality

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MacEwan through the years - photo supplied
Posted On September 23, 2014 | No Comments

n 2009, MacEwan became officially became a university. Now, five years later, as a new year begins, the university opened once again to over 18,000 students, eligible to enrol in over 65 programs. Each year a [...]

Fall Fest 2014 - photo by Madison Kerr/ the griff

Fall Fest 2014

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