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Scholarship of the Week!

Scholarship name:  TAC Foundation Scholarships Sponsored by:  Transportation Association of Canada and its donors Deadline:  February 28, 2019 Potential payout:  $2500 to $6000 Eligibility restriction:  Applications for the undergraduate scholarships must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents, must be enrolled full-time in an academic program related to the transportation field, and be graduating by August… 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 6: FaceBook Live interview with AU President Feb 10: Deadline to register in a course starting Mar 1 Feb 15: March degree requirements deadline Feb 19: AUSU Council Meeting Feb 28:… 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 6: FaceBook Live interview with AU President Feb 10: Deadline to register in a course starting Mar 1 Feb 15: March… Read more »

Student Sizzle!

AthaU Facebook Group Chanelle is looking for info on course success rates and Angela provides her with the link.  Several posters a week ask about service standards for marking assignments and exams; does no one look at the links on myAU? (try the Student Services tab at the top and scroll to Service Standards!  Or… Read more »

Vintage Voice

Since so many students on the unofficial AthaU Facebook page ask about the turnaround time for marking assignments and exams, we’ve found these two relevant articles from our archives. So you’re saying tutors are human, too?  Writer Deanna Roney looks at the flipside of the tutor-student equation.  “Sometimes I think we forget that there are… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  10 Words or Less Scholarship Sponsored by:  StudentScholarships.org Deadline:  January 31, 2019 Potential payout:  $500 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be between 14 and 25, and be attending school in the fall of 2019. What’s required:  A comment on any post on the StudentScholarships Facebook page, answering the question:  “In 10 words or less,… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Bannock and a Movie “Indian Horse”, Part 1 of 2 Fri, Jan 25, 12:00 to 1:00 pm MST Athabasca University, Peace Hills Trust Tower, 12th floor, Room 1222, 10011 – 109 Street, Edmonton AB In-person; limited seating Hosted by Nukskahtowin, AU Centre for World Indigenous Knowledge and Research indigenous.athabascau.ca/documentation/HonorYourWord.pdf Register by phone (780)428-2064 or e-mail… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Online MBA Info Session Wed, Jan 23, 10:00 to 11:00 am MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/online-mba-executives-information-session-2019-2/ Register online at above link Business Undergrad Info Session Wed, Jan 23, 12:00 to 1:00 pm MST Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/business-undergraduate-information-session-10/ Register online at above link Keeping Organized as You Search… Read more »

Student Sizzle–AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group JoAnne shared a post about rewards and self-imposed deadlines; many students weighed in on whether those strategies work for them.  Katy bemoans the lack of available time slots at the Calgary exam centre.  Melissa seeks a study buddy in Cochrane or Calgary. Other posts include study guide print options, disappearing course videos,… 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 6: FaceBook Live interview with AU President Feb 10: Deadline to register in a course starting Mar 1 Feb 15: March… Read more »