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Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Erin posts a call-out for CFL fans, to be featured in an AU marketing department promo.  Jessica wonders about a delay in student funding for the semester starting October 1; other funded students comment that funding tends to arrive within a few business days of the 1st.  Channy asks if students making… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  RBC Future Launch Scholarship Sponsored by:  RBC Deadline:  2020 open deadlines (last date to apply not specified) Potential payout:  $1500 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be between 15 and 29 years of age, Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents, and enrolled part-time in school or not at all. What’s required:  A completed online application form,… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Bannock and a Movie October Edition: Jordan River Anderson – The Messenger Oct 1 to Oct 31 Online Hosted by AU Nukskahtowin news.athabascau.ca/events/bannock-and-a-movie-first-nation-stories-2 Access through above link Talk to a Librarian Drop-in Session Tues, Oct 13, 9:00 to 9:30 am MDT Online via Microsoft Teams Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary; access through… Read more »

Student Sizzle!—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Iliana wonders what the pass threshold is for exams; responses indicate it varies by course—always check the course syllabus and/or course manual.  Dana seeks tips on prepping a room for a ProctorU exam invigilation; students chime in with their tips and past experiences. Other posts include double majors, student email, and courses… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Talk to a Librarian Drop-in Session Tues, Oct 6, 9:00 to 9:30 am MDT Online via Microsoft Teams Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary; access through above link “AU Has a Library?” An Introduction to Library Resources and Services Wed, Oct 7, 9:00 to 10:30 am MDT Online via Adobe Connect Hosted by… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week—

Scholarship name:  Electric IT Innovation Scholarship Sponsored by:  Electric Deadline:  November 1, 2020, 11:59 pm EST Potential payout:  $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be university or high-school students. What’s required:  An online application, including a maximum 600-word essay on the topic of internet technology. Tips:  Be sure to read the Terms and Conditions. Where to… 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 1: AUSU Awards & Bursaries open for applications Oct 2: Athabasca University Convocation Oct 10: Deadline to register in a course starting Oct 1 Oct 15: Nov degree requirements deadline Oct… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  Parking Solutions Scholarship Sponsored by:  Parking BOXX Deadline:  October 15, 2020 Potential payout:  $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in a program at an accredited university, college, graduate school, vocational school, or technical school, for the fall semester. What’s required:  An online application form along with an… 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 Sep 30: Deadline to apply for course extension for Oct Oct 1: AUSU Awards & Bursaries open for applications Oct 2: Athabasca University Convocation Oct 10: Deadline to register in a course… Read more »

Students Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Mitch launches a discussion about the online-only 2020 convocation; initial responses indicate some of this year’s grads are feeling disappointed they won’t be able to attend a live event.  Jennifer wonders where to find updates on courses that are temporarily closed; moments later, the link to the course availability list is posted. … Read more »