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Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  HotDeals “Magic Travel Experience” Scholarship Sponsored by:  HotDeals Deadline:  March 30, 2019, 11:59 pm Pacific Time Potential payout:  $1000 Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and enrolled at an accredited university or college in Canada, the U.S., the UK, Australia, or Hong Kong for the 2018-2019 school year. … Read more »

Vintage Voice

On this Margarita Day February 22, we thought for sure we’d find The Voice’s vault dry.  But no.  Margaritas?  We got ’em! Margaritas don’t mix well with performance reviews.  Writer Bill Pollett imagines what an employee really wants to say to his boss.  “I suppose my long-term goals are to, you know, just keep slogging… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

Zotero and Mendeley Citation Management Tools Tues, Feb 19, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm MST Online Hosted by AU Library library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html No pre-registration necessary Student Town Hall Tues, Feb 19, 11:30 am to 2:00 pm MST Peace Hills Trust Building, Room 1222, 10010 – 109 St NW, Edmonton AB In person and Online Hosted by… Read more »

Student Sizzle–AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group Isabella wonders if she needs to wait for her final marks before she can apply to graduate; short answer is “nope!”   Courtney asks if other students have tried doing courses quickly, one at a time, rather than several at once; overwhelmingly, they have. Other posts include AU library, going from laptop 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 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 »

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship name:  UCT Heaston Scholarship Sponsored by:  The Order of the United Commercial Travelers of America (UCT) Deadline:  March 15, 2019 Potential payout:  $3000 to $6000 per year for four years Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be high-school seniors (or equivalent) and be enrolled in a college or university program for the coming academic year.  See… Read more »

AU-Thentic Events

MBA Info Session – Thunder Bay Mon, Feb 11, 12:00 to 1:30 pm EST TownePlace Suites by Marriott, 550 Harbour Expressway, Thunder Bay ON In person Hosted by AU Faculty of Business business.athabascau.ca/event-details/mba-information-session-thunder-bay/ Register online at above link MBA Info Session – Sudbury Tues, Feb 12, 12:00 to 1:30 pm EST Radisson Hotel Sudbury, 85… Read more »

Student Sizzle—AU Social Media

AthaU Facebook Group New student Kat plans to do three courses on top of full-time employment; many responders offer advice on how they did it.  Isabella, on the other hand, is elated to be finished her degree after a ten-year slog.  Katy is planning ahead for 2021 convocation and asks for info; responders provide a… Read more »

Vintage Voice

Don’t look now, but Valentine’s Day is next week already!  Here’s a pair of articles from Voices past to get you in the mood. ‘Tis the season to snuggle.  Christina M. Frey launches the first of three articles about romantic movies.  “Some of the most enduring movie classics are sweeping romantic dramas exploring human love… 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 10: Deadline to register in a course starting Mar 1 Feb 13: AU Academic Integrity Webinar Feb 15: March degree requirements deadline Feb 19: AUSU Council Meeting Feb 28: Deadline to… Read more »