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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!

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  IBD Scholarship Sponsored by:  Crohn’s and Colitis Canada Deadline:  June 1, 2021, 11:59 pm EDT Potential payout:  $5000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of Canada, be diagnosed with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis by a health care professional, be seeking a diploma, associate, undergraduate, or graduate degree from a… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

MBA for Supply Chain Managers Info Session Wed, May 12, 10:00 to 11:00 am MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business news.athabascau.ca/events/mba-for-supply-chain-managers-webinar-20210512/ RSVP through above link PowerED™ Coach Approach for Leadership Development Info Session Thur, May 13, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU’s PowerED™ news.athabascau.ca/events/powered-coach-approach-info-session/ RSVP through above link 2021… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group How do you spell “academic misconduct”?  A thread about posting or using student essays on certain study-resource websites sparks a lively discussion on what is, and is not, cheating. Discord The things you learn!  A thread in the #general channel leads to a tip for a free online tool to catch spelling… Read more »

Vintage Voice—Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 9 is Mother’s Day (you still have time!)  Mothers feature large in many people’s lives, and we don’t have to dig too far to find Moms in Voices past. Who you gonna call when your willy’s in a jam?  Wayne Benedict relives the pain of a childhood zipper incident.  “The harder I struggled,… Read more »

Vintage Voice

Don’t look now, but May 1 is Naked Gardening Day!  This might be a suitable year to participate but, as with every activity these days, be sure to maintain a two-metre distance from your curious neighbours. Spelling counts.  Lonita Fraser wanders through the self-revealing trends of online dating.  “Men, and women, are branching out of… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Remember how confusing it was when you started AU?  A new student wonders if a course has to be started right on the start date, and of course the answer is “total flexibility”! reddit Well, here’s a refreshing change.  Amongst the repeated requests for tips on easy courses, one student stands out… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  The Azazie Scholarship Sponsored by:  AZAZIE Deadline:  May 31, 2021 Potential payout:  $1000 USD Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be either high school students graduating before July 1, 2021, or college or university undergrad or grad students; and must be enrolled or accepted in a degree program at a Canada or U.S. university or… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

PowerED™ Leadership Webinar Series – Part 2 with Dr Paul Bentley Tues, May 4, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU’s PowerED™ news.athabascau.ca/events/powered-leadership-webinar-series-part-1-with-dr-paul-bentley-2/ RSVP through above link MBA for Health Leaders Info Session Thur, May 6, 10:00 to 11:00 am MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business news.athabascau.ca/events/mba-for-health-leaders-webinar-20210506/ RSVP through above… Read more »

Vintage Voice

On April 23’s 405th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death (it’s also Talk Like Shakespeare day!), we focus the stage lights on the bard’s appearances in a pair of vintage Voice articles. Shakespeare for all times.  Cristina M. Frey makes current connections with Shakespeare’s timeless themes.  “Part of the power of Shakespearean drama is its universality. Ambition,… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Bannock and a Movie April Edition: The Cree Hunters of Mistassini Apr 1 to Apr 30 Online Hosted by AU Nukskahtowin www.athabascau.ca/indigenous/bannock-and-a-movie/index.html Access through above link Library Search Strategies Webinar Tues, Apr 27, 12:00 to 12:30 pm MDT Online via Microsoft Teams Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html Register through above link MBA for Executives Webinar… Read more »