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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 Mar 15: April degree requirements deadline Mar 29: Deadline to apply for course extension for May Apr 10: Deadline to register in a course starting May 1 Apr 10: AUSU Council Meeting… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  Retail Education Scholarship Program Sponsored by:  Retail Council of Canada Deadline:  April 1, 2019 Potential payout:  up to $5000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be enrolled full- or part-time at a Canadian college or university for Fall 2019; pursuing a retail, business, or marketing related program; and currently working part- or full-time in the… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Chelsea asks if an Alberta journeyman certificate counts toward an AU degree; AU staffer Erin points her in the right direction.  Ang celebrates getting into law school after completing an AU degree.  Chanelle seeks help deciphering an ambiguous EDUC 201 exam description. Other posts include courses to complete while recovering from surgery,… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Research Webinar Series: Learning Analytics: Exploring the Knowledge Boundary Thurs, Mar 14, 2019, 10:00 to 11:00 am MDT Online Hosted by AU athabascau.adobeconnect.com/lnl/ No pre-registration necessary AUSU Council Meeting Thurs, Mar 14, 6:30 to 8:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AUSU www.ausu.org/event/march-council-meeting-tentative/ No pre-registration required; e-mail governance@ausu.org  for meeting package Bannock and a Movie “The… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Veronica experiences difficulty accessing journal articles through the AU library; troubleshooting tips include clearing cache/cookies or switching browsers.  Alicia wonders if an essay word count limit includes the works cited page; the consensus says no, but always wise to check with the person who will be marking it. Other posts include informal… 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 Mar 10: Deadline to register in a course starting Apr 1 Mar 14: AUSU Council Meeting Mar 15: April degree requirements deadline Mar 29: Deadline to apply for course extension for May… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  BeArt-Presets Academic Scholarship Program Sponsored by:  BeArt-Presets Deadline:  April 1, 2019 Potential payout:  $2500 USD Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be students at the undergraduate, graduate, or senior high school level. What’s required:  An online application form, including a maximum 700-word essay describing how winning this award will help you achieve your education and… Read more »

Vintage Voice

As we mark International Women’s Day March 8, we look back at The Voice‘s coverage of the day in years past. Bread and peace.  Columnist Hazel Anaka looks at the origin and evolution of IWD.  “The UN and others are focused on stopping female genital mutilation, rape as a weapon of war, and the burning… Read more »

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 »

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 15: March degree requirements deadline Feb 18: Office Closure Feb 19: AUSU Council Meeting Feb 19: AU Zotero and Mendeley Citation Webinar Feb 28: Deadline to apply for course extension for… Read more »