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!

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarships Sponsored by:  Horatio Alger Association of Canada Deadline:  October 26, 2020 Potential payout:  $5000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be Canadian citizens, be graduating high school (or in the final year of CEGEP) with plants to enter university in the fall of 2021, demonstrate financial need, and be involved in… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Nursing and Health Studies Library Orientation webinar Sat, Sept 19, 10:00 to 11:30 am MDT Online via Adobe Connect Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary; access through above link MBA for Executives Webinar Tues, Sept 22, 10:00 to 11:00 am MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business news.athabascau.ca/events/mba-for-executives-webinar-20200922 RSVP through above link… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  CouponBirds’ “Help to Save” Scholarship Sponsored by:  CouponBirds Deadline:  October 10, 2020 Potential payout:  $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and enrolled an accredited university or college in Canada or the U.S. for the 2020-2021 academic year. What’s required:  A completed online application, including contact and academic… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Fusion Architecture: Approach to Designing Asian Identity and Culture in Canada Fri, Sept 11, 4:00 to 5:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by RAIC Centre for Architecture at AU and Accès Asie news.athabascau.ca/events/fusion-architecture-approach-to-designing-asian-identity-and-culture-in-canada Register through above link Talk to a Librarian Drop-in Session Library Orientation Crash Course Tues, Sept 15, 9:00 to 9:30 am MDT Online… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Aroosha seeks insight into the AB student funding process; other students outline the steps needed.  Meaghan posts the news that AU students can resume using third-party invigilators; great news for those not able to use ProctorU.  First-time student Marielos asks how to access exams through ProctorU; a quick answer gives guidance on… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  Lalande Bi-Annual Scholarship Sponsored by:  Lalande Personal Injury Lawyers Deadline:  October 1, 2020 Potential payout:  $1500 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be currently enrolled in a North American university or community college. What’s required:  An online application form, along with proof of enrolment, identification, current GPA, and a 1500-2000 word essay about the greatest… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Hack the Library—Using Discover to Access Journal Articles, Books, and E-Books Tues, Sept 8, 9:00 to 10:30 am MDT Online Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary; access through above link MBA for Executives Webinar Thurs, Sept 10, 10:00 to 11:00 am MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business news.athabascau.ca/events/mba-for-executives-webinar-20200910 Register through above… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Natasha wonders what’s next after DegreeWorks shows all requirements to graduate are met; responses include a tip about making sure the best courses are considered for GPA.  Janah rants about having to pay exam invigilation fees; this branches out into a general discussion about exam fees and alternatives.  Mandy’s upset over an… Read more »

Students Sizzle!—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Katherine wonders if there is an RN to BN group and, finding none (but loads of interest,) creates a group herself:  www.facebook.com/groups/338660473937374.  Cheryl is struggling to find motivation to complete her final three courses; dozens of encouraging responses flood in. Other posts include exam failure, history course suggestions, the graduation process, and… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  AES Scholarship Sponsored by:  AES Engineering Deadline:  October 5, 2020 Potential payout:  $500 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be high school seniors or students attending a post-secondary educational facility, in any area of study. What’s required:  An email with contact and school information, along with a 500-1000 word essay describing your life as you… Read more »