Sep. 16: Graduate student orientation sessions by AUGSA

Athabasca University Convocation

Are you a new graduate student at Athabasca University? If so, the Athabasca University Graduate Students’ Association (AUGSA) would like to help you get to know AU at orientation sessions being held on Tuesday, Sept. 16. What you’ll learn at AUGSA orientation How AU’s digital campus works Student services available to you Important administrative information Tips on how … [Read more...]

Sep. 3-5: Vet the candidates for AU’s new Canada Research Chair in Community, Identity & Digital Media

Athabasca University has selected four candidates for our new Canada Research Chair in Community, Identity, and Digital Media (Tier II). Dr. Veronica Thompson, dean of the AU Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and the chair of the search committee, invites members of the AU community to attend presentations by the candidates via teleconference or Adobe Connect. During the … [Read more...]

Aug. 9: AUGSA’s Toronto birthday party

In 2014, the Athabasca University Graduate Students’ Association (AUGSA) turns five, and all members of the AU community are invited to celebrate! Join AUGSA for a free party on August 9 in Toronto complete with food, drinks, 10-pin bowling and laser tag. For the full details, see the Facebook event page. AUGSA birthday party updates AUGSA held its first birthday celebration in … [Read more...]

Jul. 23: AU websites may be unavailable

Athabasca University Information Technology Services staff will be performing network maintenance on Wednesday July 23 between 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. MDT.  During this time, AU systems may be unavailable. Please contact the IT Help Desk if you experience problems accessing AU systems after the maintenance period.  Web Form: … [Read more...]

Jul. 26: AUGSA’s Edmonton birthday party

AUGSA is turning five, and they're inviting you and your family to celebrate.

In 2014, the Athabasca University Graduate Students’ Association (AUGSA) turns five, and all members of the AU community are invited to celebrate! Join AUGSA for a free, family-friendly morning party on July 26 in Edmonton, and enjoy the following: pancake breakfast scavenger hunt caricature art draw for a $100 gift card For the full details, see the Facebook event … [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...]