$1-million donation supports Mount Royal's Scholars Program

February 27, 2012

Mount Royal University recently announced that Nexen Inc. has pledged $1 million, over 5 years, to the newly named Nexen Scholars Program at the institution. The first of its kind in Canada -- and a signature program of Mount Royal's Institute for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning -- the Nexen Scholars Program attracts faculty from across North America who are dedicated to building and sharing pedagogical knowledge, advancing PSE teaching, and enhancing student learning beyond the classroom. Nexen's donation supports the faculty's course-based research that leads to the development of new best practices for teaching and learning. Mount Royal News Release