AUSU Update

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New Student Advisory Committee Members

AUSU council just voted in the new student members of the AUSU Student Advisory Committee during the September 19 council meeting. The committee consists of undergrads from across Canada who will participate as a student resource for AUSU council and Executive Committee on a variety of topics throughout the year.

Welcome to the new members of the committee:

Name Location
Christopher Hindbest Ontario
Dakota Soares Ontario
Ian Stewart Alberta
Jennifer Bouley Ontario
Landon King NW Territories
Mark Toews Alberta
Michele Mrkvan Ontario
Raphael Ugobe Okechuk Alberta
Rebecca Hayward Ontario
Stacey Hutchins Alberta


This committee term will be Oct 1, 2019 to Sept 30, 2020, in accordance with AUSU Policy 8.10.

We would also like to thank our outgoing Student Advisory Committee members for their great work during the 2019 fiscal year!

Stay tuned for more ways to get involved! There will be a new council election in early 2020 – follow us on Social Media for regular updates @AUStudentsUnion (FacebookInstagramTwitter, and LinkedIn). 


Pledge your Vote for a Chance to Win!

AUSU has partnered with the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA) in a nation-wide Get out the Vote campaign. We need your pledge to vote to make sure the voices of Athabasca University students are heard in the upcoming federal election.


By pledging to vote, any AUSU member will also be automatically entered to in a draw to win a variety of great prizes from AUSU, including:

  • FREE undergraduate course at AU (2 available)
  • Amazon Gift Cards (up to $100 each, 5 available)
  • Free Online AU Exam Invigilation through ProctorU ($40 value, 20 available)


Visit the AUSU website here for more details. 

Upcoming Student Social Events

AUSU and AUGSA, the Grad Students’ Association, are teaming up for some upcoming Student Social Events in Saskatchewan!

The events will be a great opportunity to meet up with fellow AU students in your area, get some free swag and snacks, as well as an opportunity to participate in our Get Out The Vote campaign.

When Where
September 28th
2-4 pm
The Underground Cafe
430 20th St. W., Saskatoon, SK.
 September 29th
2-4 pm
Cafe Français
1- 425 Victoria Ave East, Regina, SK

Help us plan – please RSVP to (indicate which event) or on our Facebook Events.