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!

Vintage Voice

June 28 is International Body Piercing Day, and, guess what?  Some of our writers past have expressed themselves on the topic of body piercings. Body art is so yesterday. In 2007, writer and former Voice editor, Sandra Livingston predicted the tattoo and body-piercing fad will end soon.  “When those 30-, 40-, and 50-something moms and… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

None this week, it’s a quiet time of year. looking ahead… Library Orientation Webinar Wed, Jul 10, 5:00 to 6:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary All events are free unless otherwise specified

AU-Thentic Events—Upcoming AU Related Events

Searching with Discover Tues, Jun 25, 10:00 to 11:00 am MDT Online Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary Undergrad Program Orientation for New Students Tues, Jun 25, 5:00 to 6:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/business-undergraduate-new-students-information-session-062019/ Register online at above link Online MBA Info Session Wed, Jun 26, 3:00… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  ATCO Indigenous Education Awards Sponsored by:  ATCO Deadline:  July 15, 2019 Potential payout:  up to $1500 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be a Canadian Indigenous person, be enrolled full-time in a high school or an accredited post-secondary institution or training program, and not be the child of an ATCO employee. What’s required:  An online… Read more »

Student Sizzle!—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Lynette seeks advice to help her face her first test in 25 years; plenty of support from the community.  Chanelle was disappointed with an exam that didn’t reflect course content; responders urge her to report this to the course coordinator and also on the course evaluation.  Emily wonders if she should invest… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

AUSU Council Meeting Sat, Jun 15, 1:30 to 3:00 pm MDT AUSU Meeting Room, 207 Energy Square, 10109 106 Street NW, Edmonton AB In person or online Hosted by AUSU www.ausu.org/event/june-council-meeting-3/ No pre-registration required; e-mail governance@ausu.org for meeting package BMgmt/CPHR Info Session Tues, Jun 18, 5:00 to 6:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  Scholarship for LGBTQ2 Students Sponsored by:  National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) Deadline:  July 4, 2019 Potential payout:  $1500 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be LGBTQ2 children/grandchildren of NUPGE current or retired members (see list of NUPGE Component organizations,) and must be planning to enter the first year of a Canadian public,… Read more »

Student Sizzle!—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Erika wonders why a withdrawal fee was assessed when withdrawing for medical reasons; waiting on an answer from AU for this one.  Katy seeks advice on the best place to print off 300 pages of etext; responders suggest the library, among other places. Casey submitted two assignments for the same course on… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  6th Annual Cover Guy Scholarship Sponsored by:  The Cover Guy Deadline:  July 1, 2019 Potential payout:  $500 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be currently enrolled, or going to be enrolled, in a program at a university, college, or trade school in Canada or the U.S for the upcoming school year. What’s required:  An email… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Convocation 2019 Fri, Jun 7 and Sat, Jun 8, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm MDT Westerner Park Exhibition Hall, 4847A 19th Street, Red Deer AB In-person and online Hosted by AU convocation.athabascau.ca/index.php Live streaming available through above link Keeping Organized as You Search Wed, Jun 12, 3:00 to 4:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU… Read more »