AUtomatic email. After registering for a course, a student wonders why the confirmation went to an AU student email address, having not set one up. Replies point out that each student is assigned an AU student email address automatically; it just requires a log in (after which email can be redirected to another account, if so wished.)
Segway bounce. A conversation thread in the #coffee-shop-lounge starts with an outing to see the Harlem Globetrotters then plunges into a series of video games.
Straying from the business lane. A business student expresses frustration at having to take non-business courses, but is pleasantly surprised to learn that there are some COMP courses that look interesting.
@AthabascaU tweets: “The deadline is approaching for several #Athabasca scholarships, awards, and bursaries. Funding opportunities include @austudentsunion Indigenous Student Award and the Laurence Decore Award for Student Leadership. t.co/hYcceKxdZV.”