St. Patricks Day “Mac Jam” Event at MacEwan University

MacEwan University’s Office of Sustainability and Towers hosted an event on St. Patrick’s Day to promote green activities and help the MacEwan Food Bank. Freshlan and The Girl’s Club played at the event as students and volunteers biked and generated enough energy to keep the DJ equipment turned on. Green beer was also served at the event. … Continue reading St. Patricks Day “Mac Jam” Event at MacEwan University

Pillars Pod: Episode 1 – Media Sustainability

Caleb Fox, Heather Gunn, and Michelle Guthrie sit down to discuss media sustainability, including the closing of HMV, music streaming, and the value of physical media is today’s world. Sources Mentioned: Sunrise Records set to take over HMV’s West Edmonton Mall location http://www.ctvnews.ca/entertainment/sunrise-records-to-move-into-70-closing-hmv-locations-1.3301984 Continue reading Pillars Pod: Episode 1 – Media Sustainability

HMV Goes Into Receivership, Canadians say Goodbye to a Cultural Icon

By Caleb Fox, Heather Gunn, and Michelle Guthrie Photos: Heather Gunn Media giant HMV Canada was recently placed into receivership, with all stores to close by April 30th, 2017. The chain, which sells music, movies and pop culture merchandise has seen a heavy decline in sales over the past few years. HMV is a household … Continue reading HMV Goes Into Receivership, Canadians say Goodbye to a Cultural Icon