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Minds We Meet—Roxan Foursha

The Voice Magazine recently had a chance to chat with Roxan Foursha (she/her) from Rosetown, Saskatchewan. Roxan is currently enrolled “the last few classes before obtaining [her] Bachelor of Professional Arts – Communications Major.”  She related, “It’s been a long journey but I’m almost there.” On a personal note, Roxan is “a 42-year-old, currently Marketing… Read more »

Minds We Meet—Tenille Harris

The Voice Magazine recently had a chance to chat with Tenille Harris (she/her) from Medicine Hat, Alberta.  She stated, “I honor and acknowledge that I am situated on Treaty 7 and Treaty 4 territory, traditional lands of the Siksika (Blackfoot), Kainai (Blood), Pikani (Peigan), Stoney- Nakoda, and Tsuut`ina (Sarcee) as well as the Cree, Sioux… Read more »

Minds We Meet—James Purdy

The Voice Magazine recently had a chance to chat with James Purdy (he/him) from Calgary, Alberta, currently enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce program. On a personal note, James was “born and raised in Calgary, Alberta, to Irish immigrant parents who escaped The Troubles of Northern Ireland in the late 70s to find a better… Read more »

Minds We Meet—Vanesa Blanco Claramonte

The Voice Magazine recently had the chance to chat with Vanesa Blanco Claramonte (she/her) residing in Edmonton, Alberta.  Vanesa “acknowledge[d] that we are on the traditional land of Treaty 6 and home of the Métis Nation of Alberta Region 4.  We also acknowledge the Inuit and other diverse Indigenous peoples whose ancestors have marked this… Read more »

Minds We Meet—Ummara Naseem

The Voice Magazine recently had a chance to chat with Ummara Naseem (she/her), currently residing “in Edmonton, AB, which was the first place [she] came to from Pakistan in 2015.” Ummara is currently enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce, Human Resources Major.  She stated, “I hope to secure a position within the government, be it… Read more »

Minds We Meet—Sean Chapman

The Voice Magazine recently had the chance to chat with Sean Chapman living in Maple Creek, Saskatchewan, which Sean acknowledged is “Treaty 4 territory (Cree, Salteaux, Assiniboine, Métis) and where Nekaneet First Nation is located.”  Sean is currently enrolled in the University Certificate in Human Resources and Labour Relations.  Sean has lived in Maple Creek… Read more »

Minds We Meet—Tosin Adetayo

The Voice Magazine recently had the chance to chat with Tosin Adetayo (she/her) living in Red Deer, Alberta and enrolled in the Post-Diploma Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource Management. Tosin stated, “I started this program in December last year while I was on maternity leave.  I used to work with an auto finance company. … Read more »

Minds We Meet—Anne-Marie Collins

The Voice Magazine recently had the chance to chat with Anne-Marie Collins (she/her) living in Bonnyville, Alberta, “situated on Treaty 6 land that is steeped in rich Indigenous history and is the traditional homeland and home to First Nations and Métis people today,” and is enrolled in the Post-Diploma Bachelor of Commerce: Human Resource Management. … Read more »

Minds We Meet—Judith Gutter

Who are your fellow students?  It can feel like you are all alone in your studies, but across the nation, around the globe, students like you are also pursuing their AU education, and The Voice Magazine wants to bring their stories to you.  If you would like to be featured next, do not hesitate to… Read more »

Minds We Meet—Oxana Kabardina

Who are your fellow students?  It can feel like you are all alone in your studies, but across the nation, around the globe, students like you are also pursuing their AU education, and The Voice Magazine wants to bring their stories to you.  If you would like to be featured next, do not hesitate to… Read more »