Erin posts about problems experienced during an attempt to write an exam through ProctorU; a torrent of responses with similar experiences flood in, plus some helpful suggestions about alternative assessments.
One post floats the notion that AU might refund ProctorU fees; not going to happen—invigilation services are always on the student’s dime. (If you’ve been lucky enough to have written for free at AU’s local exam centres prior to the pandemic, have pity on the majority of AU students who pay to write exams Every. Single. Time.)
@AthabascaU tweets: “2020 has been a momentous year for #AthabascaU: not only are we celebrating our 50th anniversary, but we are also celebrating 10 years of the Writer in Residence program! Learn all about the program and how it can help you: https://bit.ly/36QHaDZ #CanadaReads #CanLit.”
@austudentsunion tweets: “We’re coming up on December, which means a new group of
@AthabascaU students will be starting their first courses! Before you dive in, check out AU’s New Student Orientation, and be brought up to speed on everything in store for you. Info here: