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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!—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Donna rants about e-texts, particularly the roadblocks to printing out a hard copy; responses suggest many students share that frustration.  Ash encounters difficulty switching tutors; responses suggest contacting Learning Services or the Ombuds Office.  Dustin can’t connect with a former AU email address; a quick response points out the right direction. Other… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  7BinaryOptions.com Scholarship Essay Contest Sponsored by:  7BinaryOptions.com Deadline:  December 15, 2020 Potential payout:  $3000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be students and 16 years of age or older. What’s required:  An email along with a 700-1500 word essay on the topic of “The Goals I Will Achieve in 10 Years.” Tips:  The essay doesn’t… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Bannock and a Movie November Edition: The Road Forward Nov 1 to Nov 30 Online Hosted by AU Nukskahtowin indigenous.athabascau.ca/bannock/index.php Access through above link Talk to a Librarian Drop-in Session Tues, Nov 24, 9:00 to 9:30 am MST Online via Microsoft Teams Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary; access through above link PowerED™… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Bannock and a Movie November Edition: The Road Forward Nov 1 to Nov 30 Online Hosted by AU Nukskahtowin indigenous.athabascau.ca/bannock/index.php Access through above link Talk to a Librarian Drop-in Session Tues, Nov 17, 9:00 to 9:30 am MST Online via Microsoft Teams Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary; access through above link Zotero… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group One day before the enrolment cut-off for December courses, a technical glitch prevents Cassidy from enrolling; AU staff respond with advice and a work-around solution.  Ella asks for study tips for the CRJS 495 final exam, and a response suggests visiting the AU Criminal Justice FB group. Other posts include ProctorU tech… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  The Dalton Camp Award Sponsored by:  Friends of Canada Broadcasting Deadline:  December 1, 2020, 8 pm EST Potential payout:  up to $10,000 Eligibility restriction: Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada.  Applicants who are enrolled full-time at a recognized post-secondary institution are also eligible for a secondary Student Prize of… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Kodi-Lynn asks about exam completion dates for courses ending December 31; a response suggests students have an extra 15 days after the end of December to complete the exam.  Ashley seeks input on a prerequisite for a masters of counselling program; responders recommend one to two courses that can be done quickly… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Bannock and a Movie November Edition: The Road Forward Nov 1 to Nov 30 Online Hosted by AU Nukskahtowin indigenous.athabascau.ca/bannock/index.php Access through above link Talk to a Librarian Drop-in Session Tues, Nov 10, 9:00 to 9:30 am MST Online via Microsoft Teams Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary; access through above link Talk… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  ServiceScape Scholarship 2020 Sponsored by:  ServiceScape Deadline:  November 30, 2020 Potential payout:  $1000 USD Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be attending, or will be attending, an accredited university, college, or trade school in 2020, and be at least 18 years old. What’s required:  A completed online application form with contact info and a 300-word… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Jennifer wonders what happens if the internet cuts out during an online exam; suggestions include using a USB stick modem to prevent a signal drop.  Danielle needs tips for studying while parenting; lots of feedback from been-there-done-that parents. Other posts include AU’s service standards, taking five courses at once, asking for a… Read more »