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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!

AU-Thentic Events

Business Undergrad Info Session Tues, Apr 30, 12:00 to 1:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/business-undergraduate-information-session-13/ Register online at above link APA Style and What Graduate Students Need to Know Tues, Apr 30, 1:00 to 2:30 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Graduate Studies www.eventbrite.ca/e/apa-style-and-what-graduate-students-need-to-know-tickets-56198555392 Register online at above… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

SingularityU Livestream Apr 23 & 24, 8:00am to 6:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU news.athabascau.ca/events/singularityu-livestream/ Register online at above link Online MBA Info Session Wed, Apr 24, 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-apr24/ Register online at above link Science Outreach – Athabasca: Living with Artificial Intelligence, past,… Read more »

Student Sizzle–AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Amy wonders how to find her tutor’s email if it wasn’t in the tutor letter; minutes later she has the AU directory link and the email address she seeks.  Julia weighs the merits of completing one course per month rather than tackling three at the same time.  Angela asks if she can… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  TransCanada Scholarship Program Sponsored by:  TransCanada Deadline:  May 17, 2019, 11:59 pm EDT Potential payout:  up to $10,000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada, located in a community near TransCanada’s operations or projects, enrolled in a post-secondary institution, and would befits from supplementary education funding.  Further eligibility… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Undergrad Program Orientation for New Students Wed, Ap 17, 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-april17-2019/ Register online at above link Edmonton Meet & Greet Wed, Apr 17, 5:00 to 7:00 pm MDT The Rec Room, 1725 99 St NW, Edmonton AB In person Hosted by AUSU www.ausu.org/event/edmonton-meet-greet-8/ Email… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  NEADS National Student Awards Program Sponsored by:  National Educational Association of Disabled Students Deadline:  May 10, 2019 Potential payout:  $1000 to $5000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada, have a permanent disability, and be currently registered in and returning to a full-time program at an accredited Canadian… Read more »

Vintage Voice

Students who become wizards with words for essays may be interested in Scrabble Day on Saturday, April 13.  We’ve got a few winning words for that, too. Obit envy.  Writer Bill Pollett compares his life to the glorious achievements described in obituaries.  “I become so desperate for something interesting to happen to me that I… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Alyssa seeks help looking for peer-reviewed articles; suggestions include AU’s library and Google Scholar.  Renee is looking for a course she can complete in one week;  apparently, there are a few! Sharaya wonders if course extensions are possible for OSAP-funded students; responses suggest generally not. Other posts include exam-free courses, MA-IS program,… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  NEADS National Student Awards Program Sponsored by:  National Educational Association of Disabled Students Deadline:  May 10, 2019 Potential payout:  $1000 to $5000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada, have a permanent disability, and be currently registered in and returning to a full-time program at an accredited Canadian… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  Healthgrad.com Leadership Scholarship Sponsored by:  Healthgrad.com Deadline:  May 1, 2019 Potential payout:  $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be currently enrolled in a healthcare-related program at the undergrad, grad, or doctorate level, with a minimum GPA of 3.2. What’s required:  A completed online application form, along with a 4000- to 10,000-character essay on your… Read more »