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

October in Canada brings Thanksgiving, a holiday to remind us to express thanks for the harvest, and the bounty of the world.  No surprise that it’s a topic on the minds of many of our writers. Beauty and the beholder.  Zoe Dalton reflects on autumn and our connections with nature.  “Thanksgiving, whatever it may have… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  AUSU Balanced Student Awards Sponsored by:  AUSU Deadline:  October 31, 2022 Potential payout:  $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be currently enrolled in at least one AU undergrad course, have completed at least six AU undergrad course credits, and have a GPA of at least 2.00. What’s required:  A completed online applicant form, a… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Science Outreach Athabasca presents: 50,000 years of Arctic ground squirrels, volcanoes, and ancient DNA from Yukon Territory Tue, Sep 27, 7:00 to 9:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU and U of A news.athabascau.ca/events/science-outreach-athabasca-presents-50000-years-of-arctic-ground-squirrels-volcanoes-and-ancient-dna-from-yukon-territory/ No pre-registration necessary; access through above link Rural Resiliency:  Digital Divide Wed, Sep 28, 10:00 to 11:30 am MDT Online Hosted… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Bags of time.  Seeking tips on balancing full-time work with a full-time course load, a student benefits from others who are doing, or have done, the same, and who can manage to take the time to share their insights and suggestions. Discord There’s more than coffee percolating through the lounge.  Discussion threads… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  Future of Work Scholarship Sponsored by:  Automotive Parts Manufacturer’s Association (APMA) Deadline:  September 30, 2022, 11:59 pm EDT Potential payout:  $2500 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be students at a Canadian post-secondary institution; studying in the areas of engineering, skilled trades, cross-border logistics, or policy leadership; pursuing a career in Canada’s automotive sector; and… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Environmental, Social and Governance:  Reclamation in Canada’s Oilsands Tue, Sep 20, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU/ARBRI and Canadian Natural Resources news.athabascau.ca/events/environmental-social-and-governance-reclamation-in-canadas-oilsands/ Register through above link Medicine Wheel Teachings by Elder Cheryle Chagnon-Greyeyes Tue, Sep 20, 5:00 to 6:00 pm MDT Online via Zoom Hosted by AUSU www.ausu.org/event/medicine-wheel-teachings-by-elder-cheryle-chagnon-greyeyes/ RSVP through above… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  Pretty Photoshop Actions Scholarship Sponsored by:  Pretty Presets & Actions Deadline:  October 15, 2022 Potential payout:  $500 USD Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be high school seniors, or enrolled in or planning to enrol in university or college in Canada or the U.S. What’s required:  An email with contact and academic info, a headshot… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  Pretty Photoshop Actions Scholarship Sponsored by:  Pretty Presets & Actions Deadline:  October 15, 2022 Potential payout:  $500 USD Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be high school seniors, or enrolled in or planning to enrol in university or college in Canada or the U.S. What’s required:  An email with contact and academic info, a headshot… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group The GPA variations.  Answers to a query about GPA clarify that Program GPA includes only courses applicable to the student’s program while Transcript GPA includes every course taken, whether applicable to the program or not. Discord Who let the zucchini in here?  Conversations about funding, submitting course work on the final day,… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  AES Engineering Scholarship Sponsored by:  AES Engineering Deadline:  October 8, 2022 Potential payout:  $500 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be either high-school seniors or students attending a post-secondary educational facility. What’s required:  An email with contact and academic info, along with a 500-1000 word essay on the following topic:  “When you look back on… Read more »