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** LINKS TO THE VOICE CANDIDATE INTERVIEWS ** – read all about your twelve candidates for AUSU council, 2004/2005

To read interviews with your AUSU council candidates, select the links next to each candidite’s name: Mac McInnis: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2647 Karl Low: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2648 Lisa Priebe: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2649 Simon Davenport: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2650 Zil-E-Huma Lodhi: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2651 Lonita Fraser: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2597 Melanie Gray: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2598 Stacey Steele: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2599 Cindy Stobbe: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2626 Joy Krys: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2627 Teresa Neuman: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2628 Shannon Maguire: http://www.ausu.org/voice/articles/articledisplay.php?ART=2629

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THIS WEEK AUSU ELECTION COVERAGE This week, more interviews with candidates for the next AUSU council! Watch for more in the next issue: Are you good at digging up information on the net? The Voice needs a contributor with excellent web searching skills to help create the Scholarship News column each week. We need scholarships… Read more »

Travel Photo Feature – Belfast’s Gritty Side

Load Me Up played over my headphones. Raw and edgy, the lyrics of Vancouver’s Matthew Good Band warned of “ticking in the overhead.” This struck me as an unusual offering for in-flight music on an international route. While I peered at the blue expanse of the North Atlantic below me, the song described “bodies in… Read more »

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AUSU ELECTION COVERAGE This week, the first three interviews with candidates for the next AUSU council! Watch for more in the next two issues:. Where you live: AU students are situated all around the world, and on every continent [well, probably not Antarctica, but you never know!]. A reader suggested that it would be interesting… Read more »

AUSU Council Meeting- February 22nd, 2004

First on the docket of this month’s AUSU council meeting was AU’s current standards of quality; I think we’ve all received the green, photocopied Student Handbooks with our course materials, and some students have even received photocopied versions of textbooks. Rest assured, the situation is being looked into, and a letter to AU will be… Read more »

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AUSU ELECTION COVERAGE Starting next week, watch for Voice interviews with the candidates for the next AUSU council. Get to know the people who want to represent you! Where you live: AU students are situated all around the world, and on every continent [well, probably not Antarctica, but you never know!]. A reader suggested that… Read more »

VOICE MERCHANDIZE – SHOW YOUR AU PRIDE!

The same Voice mugs and fleece jackets that you have seen pictured as prizes on the Annual Reader Survey page, are also for sale at great introductory prices. Own your own Voice logo merchandize, and let everyone know that you are a student of Canada’s premier distance education provider! The Voice coffee mug is a… Read more »

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THIS WEEK The Voice sends congratulations to AUSU President Debbie Jabbour on the birth of her first grandson this week. Welcome new Voice columnist, Hazel Anaka. We are pleased to announce that Hazel’s column from Farmlife Magazine, entitled “From Where I Sit,” will be appearing weekly in The Voice beginning with this issue. Where you… Read more »

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Where you live: AU students are situated all around the world, and on every continent [well, probably not Antarctica, but you never know!]. A reader suggested that it would be interesting to receive articles from AU students about the place where they live – sort of a city profile. If any reader wants to send… Read more »

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THIS WEEK WHERE HAS ALL THE FAT COME FROM – The drawback to distance education that few students talk about, but many know all too well – the bulging waistline. How do you fight the flab that accumulates over months of home study? Shannon Maguire has some suggestions:. IS THERE A DOULA IN THE HOUSE… Read more »