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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 Feb 10: Deadline to register in a course starting Mar 1 Feb 12: AUSU Election – Candidates Announced Feb 15: Mar degree requirements deadline Feb 25-Mar 2 – AUSU General Election Make… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  AEBC/T-Base Scholarship Program Sponsored by:  Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians (AEBC) Deadline:  March 27, 2020 Potential payout:  up to $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be blind, deafblind, or partially sighted (as defined in Applicant Qualifications section), be Canadian citizens or permanent residents, and be attending or planning to attend a post-secondary institution… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

AUSU General Election Tues, Feb 25 to Mon, Mar 2 Online www.ausu.org/events/ Check AUSU’s Events page for timelines and details MBA for Executives Webinar Tues, Feb 25, 10:00 to 11:00 am MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business news.athabascau.ca/events/mba-for-executives-webinar-20200225 Register through above link 2020 Open Forum Supporting Graduate Learners, Research, and Education Wed, Feb… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Faithe wonders how other students manage five courses—one at a time, or work on all five simultaneously; responses show that each student finds their own method after exploring the options.  Mhairi asks if textbooks need to be returned when dropping a course within the 30-day window; responders say yes. Other posts include… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  UCT Heaston Scholarship Sponsored by:  United Commercial Travelers of America (UCT) Deadline:  March 15, 2020 Potential payout:  up to $6000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be high school seniors, or equivalent, be enrolled and entering a university/college program in the coming academic year, have overcome obstacles through hard work, and are committed to community… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Angela wants to know if doing five courses in a funded (four month) semester is too much. Answers so far indicate that it’s probably doable, but it is a lot to do. Added to the concerns are raising kids and having a part time job at the same time. Meanwhile, Melanie takes… Read more »

Canadian Science News

Food Sustainability Moves Forward with Acadia University Affairs reported on the new hydroponic system at Acadia University. It will permit the harvesting of hundreds of pounds of greens within a month in a refurbished shipping container. This means that Acadia University now has a year-round source of greens only steps away from the campus dining… 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 Jan 30: Deadline to apply for course extension for Mar Feb 7: AUSU Election – Nominations Close Feb 10: Deadline to register in a course starting Mar 1 Feb 12: AUSU Election… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

MBA for Executives Application Webinar Wed, Feb 19, 10:00 to 11:00 am MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business news.athabascau.ca/events/mba-for-executives-application-webinar-20200219 Register through above link Live chat – Doctorate in Business Administration Wed, Feb 19, 3:00 to 4:00 pm MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business news.athabascau.ca/events/live-chat-doctorate-in-business-administration-20200219 Access through above link Graduate Student Research… 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 Jan 30: Deadline to apply for course extension for Mar Feb 7: AUSU Election – Nominations Close Feb 10: Deadline to register in a course starting Mar 1 Feb 12: AUSU Election… Read more »