Posts By: The Voice

The Voice

The Voice is the collective presence of the writers who submit on behalf of the magazine. All praise to them!

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  UCT Heaston Scholarship Sponsored by:  United Commercial Travelers of America (UCT) Deadline:  March 15, 2020 Potential payout:  up to $6000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be high school seniors, or equivalent, be enrolled and entering a university/college program in the coming academic year, have overcome obstacles through hard work, and are committed to community… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Angela wants to know if doing five courses in a funded (four month) semester is too much. Answers so far indicate that it’s probably doable, but it is a lot to do. Added to the concerns are raising kids and having a part time job at the same time. Meanwhile, Melanie takes… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

MBA for Executives Application Webinar Wed, Feb 19, 10:00 to 11:00 am MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business news.athabascau.ca/events/mba-for-executives-application-webinar-20200219 Register through above link Live chat – Doctorate in Business Administration Wed, Feb 19, 3:00 to 4:00 pm MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business news.athabascau.ca/events/live-chat-doctorate-in-business-administration-20200219 Access through above link Graduate Student Research… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

MBA for Executives Webinar Wed, Feb 12, 10:00 to 11:00 am MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business news.athabascau.ca/events/mba-for-executives-webinar-20200212 Register through above link AUSU Council General Election – call for nominations Until Fri, Feb 7, 11:59 pm MST Online Hosted by AUSU www.ausu.org/event/ausu-general-election-call-for-nominations/ Register through above link Looking ahead…. AUSU General Election Tues Feb… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  A-1 Auto Transport Annual Scholarship Sponsored by:  A-1 Auto Transport Deadline:  March 10, 2020 Potential payout:  up to $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be full- or part-time students at an accredited or non-accredited institute, truck driving school, or other logistics program, and must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. What’s required:  An email… Read more »

Student Sizzle!—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Alicia wonders what happens if not all coursework is completed; responders advise to check the course syllabus for info.  Danielle seeks feedback about academic references for a masters program; some students share their tips for getting a reference and others reply they’ve been accepted with professional references.  Samantha is curious when course… Read more »

Vintage Voice

Mid winter is the perfect time for the levity of Backward Day on January 31.  Our writers have often immersed themselves in the spirit of absurdity, so it’s worth a backward glance into the archives. Resting on his laurels.  Writer Bill Pollett envisions the day he’ll be finished his degree, when he can start purging… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  TAC Foundation Scholarships Sponsored by:  Transportation Association of Canada Deadline:  February 28, 2020 Potential payout:  up to $6000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents, enrolled at a university or college in an academic program related to the planning, design, construction, operations, maintenance and program management of road and highway… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Ralph can’t post on a course discussion board; the issue is posts aren’t permitted until the official course start date.  Hassan wonders what happens if a student misses a ProctorU exam due to illness; responders point out the 10-day window for exams. Other posts include student loans, dictionaries in exams, printing quiz… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Live chat – Doctorate in Business Administration Wed, Feb 5, 3:00 to 4:00 pm MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business news.athabascau.ca/events/live-chat-doctorate-in-business-administration-20200205 Access through above link Creating a Successful 3MT Thurs, Feb 6, 1:30 to 2:30 pm MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Graduate Studies www.eventbrite.ca/e/creating-a-winning-3mt-presentation-presented-by-dustin-purnell-aus-2019-3mt-winner-tickets-86709334955 Register online at above link Zotero and… Read more »