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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!

Student Sizzle–AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Sharaya notices that a course was still marked as in-progress months after completion; turns out the prof hadn’t completed the marks process correctly—but all fixed now.  Leslie wonders when T2202a forms will be issued; as usual they were posted February 27, beating the deadline by one day.  Katy kicks off a discussion… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  IBABC Post-secondary Scholarships Sponsored by:  Insurance Brokers Association of BC (IBABC) Deadline:  March 31, 2019 Potential payout:  $1000 to $5000 Eligibility restriction:  Varies by specific award.  Applicants must be residents of British Columbia and employed in, or related to someone employed in, the BC insurance industry.  See the application for full eligibility requirements… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

FHSS Research Talks:  The knowledge of breaking free? Abusive relationships, Learning Obejectives, and Motherhood in Prison Peace Hills Trust Tower, Room 1222, 10011 109 St NW, Edmonton  AB Fri, Mar 1, 2:00 to 4:00 pm MST In person and online Hosted by AU FHSS athabascau.adobeconnect.com/fhss-research/ No pre-registration necessary Online MBA  Info Session Tues, Mar 5,… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Jeff wonders if he should take ECON 247 and ECON 248 at the same time; responders agree that one at a time is best, with ECON 247 being first.  Angela seeks help with a website citation; the AU library and help are just a phone call away.  Sharaya wonders what the cut-off… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Writer-in-Residence Katherena Vermette’s Inaugural Talk Wed, Feb 27, 2:00 to 3:30 pm MST Peace Hills Trust Tower, Room 1112, 10011 109 St NW, Edmonton  AB In person and online Hosted by AU news.athabascau.ca/events/gene-rations-making-poetry-out-of-metis-history-katherena-vermette/ See above link for info and to connect online Business Undergraduate Info Session Thurs, Feb 28, 12:00 to 1:00 pm MST Online… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  HotDeals “Magic Travel Experience” Scholarship Sponsored by:  HotDeals Deadline:  March 30, 2019, 11:59 pm Pacific Time Potential payout:  $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and enrolled at an accredited university or college in Canada, the U.S., the UK, Australia, or Hong Kong for the 2018-2019 school year. … Read more »

Vintage Voice

On this Margarita Day February 22, we thought for sure we’d find The Voice’s vault dry.  But no.  Margaritas?  We got ’em! Margaritas don’t mix well with performance reviews.  Writer Bill Pollett imagines what an employee really wants to say to his boss.  “I suppose my long-term goals are to, you know, just keep slogging… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Zotero and Mendeley Citation Management Tools Tues, Feb 19, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm MST Online Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary Student Town Hall Tues, Feb 19, 11:30 am to 2:00 pm MST Peace Hills Trust Building, Room 1222, 10010 – 109 St NW, Edmonton AB In person and Online Hosted by… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  A-1 Auto Transport Scholarship Sponsored by:  A-1 Auto Transport Deadline:  March 10, 2019 Potential payout:  up to $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be full- or part-time students in an accredited or non-accredited institute, truck driving school, or other logistics program, and have a GPA of at least 3.0. What’s required:  An email with… Read more »

Student Sizzle–AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Isabella wonders if she needs to wait for her final marks before she can apply to graduate; short answer is “nope!”   Courtney asks if other students have tried doing courses quickly, one at a time, rather than several at once; overwhelmingly, they have. Other posts include AU library, going from laptop to… Read more »