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!

AU-Thentic Events

Library Resources for Psychology Tue, Apr 9, 12:00 to 1:30 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary Online MBA Info Session Thurs, Apr 11, 10:00 to 11:00 am MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/online-mba-executives-information-session-2019-apr11/ Register online at above link Research Webinar Series Maya Monumental ‘Boom’:  Rapid Development, Hybrid… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Angela is booking her first exam with ProctorU and seeks insight; fortunately, many students have experience with ProctorU and are happy to give advice.  Jowayne is bogged down with ENGL 305 Children’s Literature and seeks help. Other posts include invitations to convocation, take-home exams, AU degree acceptability quotient, and courses ENGL 255,… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  The Irene Adler Prize Sponsored by:  Lucas Aykroyd Deadline:  April 30, 2019 Potential payout:  $1000 USD Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be women, Canadian or U.S. citizens, and either beginning or continuing post-secondary education in Canada or the U.S. in a program related to journalism, creative writing, or literature.  See submission guidelines for full… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

AU Open House Wed, Apr 3, 10:00 to 11:00 am MDT Online Hosted by AU www.athabascau.ca/discover/open-house/ Register online at above link second session:  Wednesday, April 3, 5:00 to 6:00 pm MDT Looking ahead… Edmonton Meet & Greet Wed, Apr 17, 5:00 to 7:00 pm MDT The Rec Room, 1725 99 St NW, Edmonton AB In… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Katy is curious how the AU honours list works, and why the recipient list hasn’t been updated since 2017; we wonder about that too, Katy!  Another poster is looking for “easy” courses; students contemplate a conspiracy to pass off the absolute worst courses as easy. Other posts include laptop shopping tips, requesting… Read more »

The Vintage Voice

Since you’re living life online, you probably already know that March 18 to 24 is Introverts Week.  We uncocooned long enough to find some introvert references in our pages. Maybe labels are a good thing.  Writer Bill Pollett wonders if being labelled would help us understand ourselves.  “We all like to think that we transcend… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Online MBA Info Session Wed, Mar 27, 10:00 to 11:00 am MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/online-mba-executives-information-session-2019-mar27/ Register online at above link Business Undergrad Info Session Thurs, Mar 28, 12:00 to 1:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/business-undergraduate-information-session-12/ Register online at above link Reimagining the Things We Want:… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  Lyle Makosky Values and Ethics in Sport Fund Sponsored by:  True Sport Foundation Deadline:  April 30, 2019 Potential payout:  amount varies; estimated to be $2000 or more. Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents, be active in Canadian sport as an athlete, practitioner, or educator, and (if an athlete) be… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Google Scholar Webinar Tues, Mar 19, 9:00 to 10:00 am MDT Online Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary BComm/CPA  Info Session Tues, Mar 19, 5:00 to 6:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/bcomm-cpa-information-session-10/ Register online at above link Undergrad Program Orientation for New Students Wed, Mar 20, 5:00 to… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  Retail Education Scholarship Program Sponsored by:  Retail Council of Canada Deadline:  April 1, 2019 Potential payout:  up to $5000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be enrolled full- or part-time at a Canadian college or university for Fall 2019; pursuing a retail, business, or marketing related program; and currently working part- or full-time in the… Read more »