Broadcasting Company Creates New Vistas for AU Journalism Students

A leading western Canadian broadcasting company is helping Athabasca University journalism students-especially those who may someday work in war zones-to gain a valuable new perspective. Vista Broadcast Group, the operator of 25 radio stations in 20 communities across British Columbia, Alberta and the Northwest Territories, has contributed $75,000 to the Re-Imagine Athabasca … [Read more...]

Geophysical Observatory receives provincial grant

Observatory receives research grant The Alberta Science and Research Investments Program has awarded a $712,261 grant to AU's Geophysical Observatory. The announcement was made this morning in Edmonton by Alberta Advanced Education and Technology minister Doug Horner as part of a package of $44 million in research grants to Alberta's universities. "Education and science lie at … [Read more...]

Federal and Provincial Investment to Create Jobs and Support Increased Access to Online Learning Opportunities

Investment Create Jobs

Brian Jean, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities and Member of Parliament for Fort McMurray - Athabasca, on behalf of the Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced support towards enhancing online learning opportunities through Athabasca University. Investment to create jobs and … [Read more...]