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Earth Common Journal Launch 2017

MacEwan University - Office of Sustainability
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Oct 12 1:00PM - 4:00PM

Celebrate undergraduate student research and writing at the launch party for the seventh annual Earth Common Journal. The 2017 theme: Synthesis - health, nutrition, and earth.The afternoon will feature a keynote presentation by MacEwan University's Resident Urban Beekeeper, Troy Donovan, followed by awards and a reception.

Light refreshments provided.

Earth Common Journal is an international, undergraduate, peer-reviewed academic journal published by MacEwan University's Department of Communication to provide a forum where students share research on conservation, sustainability, and climate change.

Profile: Troy Donovan

Troy Donovan is the beekeeper for the Urban Beekeeping Project. Receiving his certification from the Edmonton District Beekeepers Association in May of 2015, Troy looks forward to connecting the MacEwan University community with the environment and encouraging interactions with nature. When he isnt decked out in his beekeeper suit working the beehives on the roof, Troy can be found training for triathlons, making fresh bread for his family, or perfecting his speaking skills at Toastmasters. He enjoys being part of the beekeeping project as it expands and continues to raise awareness about the environment and strengthening connections with nature. Troy is also the Learning Systems Application Administrator with MacEwan University's E-Learning office.

Read the full story "Beekeeping in the Urban Landscape"

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You're invited to join MacEwan University's Office of Sustainability for an Urban Beekeeping Tour!During this tour, guests willexplore the bee hotel and rooftop beehives that were installed in 2016…