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AUSU Update

This space is provided free to AUSU: The Voice does not create or edit this content. Contact services@ausu.org with any questions. IMPORTANT DATES Oct 21: Canada Federal Election Oct 30: Deadline to apply for course extension for Dec Nov 1: Deadline to apply for AUSU Awards & Bursaries Nov 10: Deadline to register in a… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

2019 AU Future Alumni and Distinguished Alumni Awards Barbara Tiedemann, MC Esmail Bharwani, BADMN 1992 Mon, Oct 21, 5:30 to 8:30 pm MDT Fort Calgary, Sanders Room, 750 9 Avenue Southeast, Calgary AB In person and livestream Hosted by AU news.athabascau.ca/events/2019-au-future-alumni-distinguished-alumni-awards/ Register online or access livestream through above link Hack the Library:  Using Discover to… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  10 Words or Less Scholarship Sponsored by:  StudentScholarships.org Deadline:  November 30, 2019 Potential payout:  $500 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be between the ages of 14 and 25, and attending school in Fall of 2020. What’s required:  A comment of ten words or fewer on any post on the MyScholarships Facebook page describing why… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Ashley wonders about the exam process for courses with a December 31 end date; responders point out that there is a built-in exam extension for end-of-year courses.  Liz wonders if she can move an exam date with ProctorU by two days without advising AU; responders say generally yes.  In another post, it… Read more »

Vintage Voice

On the eve of I Love Yarn Day October 19, we cast back to some classic yarns about yarn. Oh, look!  You can knit while you study.  Debbie Jabbour, whose C.V. includes Voice writer, AUSU council president, and Alberta MLA, shares her learning-to-knit journey.  “Scraping the bottom of my financial barrel to pay my grad… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  Nature’s Cure Zone Scholarship Sponsored by:  Nature’s Cure Zone Deadline:  November 15, 2019 Potential payout:  $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be attending, or planning to attend, a university, college or graduate school. What’s required:  A completed online application form, along with a maximum 1000-word article on any topic related to holistic living, as… Read more »

Student Sizzle!—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Kayla celebrates her first A+; here’s hoping it’s the first of many!  Katy wonders if a reference letter can be used for more than one award application; responses suggest that students have successfully used a single reference letter for multiple award applications. Other posts include AU’s MEd program, course load juggling, and… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Undergrad Program Orientation for New Students Wed, Oct 16, 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-102019/ Register online at above link Symposium and Hall of Fame Awards Gala: Leading business transformation in an age of disruption Thurs, Oct 17, 1:00 to 8:30 pm MDT Matrix Hotel, 10640-100 Avenue, Edmonton… Read more »

AUSU Update

This space is provided free to AUSU: The Voice does not create or edit this content. Contact services@ausu.org with any questions. IMPORTANT DATES Oct 11-15: Advance Polls open for Federal Election Oct 15: Nov degree requirements deadline Oct 17: AUSU Council Meeting Oct 21: Canada Federal Election Oct 30: Deadline to apply for course extension… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

AU Writer in Residence STARFest 2019 Talk Fri, Oct 4, 7:00 to 9:00 pm MDT St Albert Public Library, Forsyth Hall, 5 Saint Anne St, Saint Albert AB In person Hosted by AU and the St Albert Public Library news.athabascau.ca/events/au-writer-in-residence-starfest-2019-talk/ Purchase tickets ($7 each) online at: www.eventbrite.ca/e/starfest-st-albert-readers-festival-2019-tickets-68483643421 You Can’t Get a Degree from “Google University”—… Read more »