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The Voice

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

Student Sizzle!

AthaU Facebook Group  Sabine is curious if a French course’s prerequisite can be waived, and the consensus seems to be “oui”.  Jayme seeks a second-hand text for BIOL 235 and receives a flurry of suggestions and offers. Other posts include “seasonal cheer” events, electives, GPA calculation, and courses COMP 200, ECON 380, ENGL 423, GOVN… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events—Upcoming AU Related Events

The Research Itinerary Series – Session 4 Wed, November 22, 6:00 to 7:00 pm MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Graduate Studies fgs.athabascau.ca/news/presentations/ e-mail fgs@athabascau.ca with your student number to register Bannock and a Movie “Kitaskiwaw l pi Kiskinohamakoya” (The Land Gives Us Our Knowledge) Fri, November 24, 12:00 to 1:00 pm MST Athabasca University,… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  StudyPug 2017 Scholarship Sponsored by:  StudyPug Deadline:  December 15, 2017 Potential payout:  $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be enrolled at high school, college, or university, in Canada or the U.S. What’s required:  An online application along with a 500-1000 word essay on how a “math teacher, a math class, a math tutor, or… Read more »

Vintage Voice

This week we celebrate Take a Hike Day, with hikes from writers past. Winter camping, hunting, and hiking in BC.  Wayne E. Benedict recalls memorable excursions that turned out well despite some precarious moments.  “…Rick finally got the propane to ignite. He exited the camper as if he’d been shot from a canon, a roiling… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  iGotcha Digital Excellence Scholarship Sponsored by:  iGotcha Deadline:  December 1, 2017 Potential payout:  $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be Canadian or US residents and must be enrolled at a college or university. What’s required:  An online application form.  After a screening process, applicants will be given the topic for a 500-word essay. Tips: … Read more »

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Student Sizzle-Following What’s Hot around AU Social Media Sites

AthaU Facebook Group  Kari is stymied by references to “T.P.” in her PSYC 388 text; responses suggest it likely means Transpersonal Psychology (and not Toilet Paper.)  Miranda is concerned that a mandatory course continues to be unavailable; suggestions include contacting the course coordinator for alternates. Other posts include transfers to a non-AU program, AU’s Master… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events—Upcoming AU Related Events

AUSU Council Meeting Tues, November 14, 5:30 to 7:30 pm MST Online Hosted by AUSU www.ausu.org/event/november-council-meeting-2/ No pre-registration required; e-mail admin@ausu.org for meeting package   Online MBA Info Session Wed, November 15, 10:00 to 11:00 am MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/online-mba-executives-information-session-10am-mst-nov-15/ register online at above link   Revising a Dissertation for… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  The Dalton Camp Award Sponsored by:  Friends of Canadian Broadcasting Deadline:  December 1, 2017, 8:00pm EST Potential payout:  $10,000, with a second award of $2500 limited to post-secondary students Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents; for the student award, applicants must be enrolled in a recognized post-secondary institution. What’s… Read more »