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Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Katy is curious how the AU honours list works, and why the recipient list hasn’t been updated since 2017; we wonder about that too, Katy!  Another poster is looking for “easy” courses; students contemplate a conspiracy to pass off the absolute worst courses as easy. Other posts include laptop shopping tips, requesting… 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 29: Deadline to apply for course extension for May Apr 10: Deadline to register in a course starting May 1 Apr 11: AUSU Council Meeting Apr 15: May degree requirements deadline… Read more »

The Vintage Voice

Since you’re living life online, you probably already know that March 18 to 24 is Introverts Week.  We uncocooned long enough to find some introvert references in our pages. Maybe labels are a good thing.  Writer Bill Pollett wonders if being labelled would help us understand ourselves.  “We all like to think that we transcend… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Online MBA Info Session Wed, Mar 27, 10:00 to 11:00 am MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/online-mba-executives-information-session-2019-mar27/ Register online at above link Business Undergrad Info Session Thurs, Mar 28, 12:00 to 1:00 pm MDT Online Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/business-undergraduate-information-session-12/ Register online at above link Reimagining the Things We Want:… Read more »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  Lyle Makosky Values and Ethics in Sport Fund Sponsored by:  True Sport Foundation Deadline:  April 30, 2019 Potential payout:  amount varies; estimated to be $2000 or more. Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents, be active in Canadian sport as an athlete, practitioner, or educator, and (if an athlete) be… 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 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 »