Slow and steady wins the learning race

Saskatoon’s new police chief, Troy Cooper, spent a decade working toward his AU Bachelor of Criminal Justice degree — but pacing was key to his success. With a main job ‘to serve and protect,” applying a lifelong-learning mindset far outweighed the ‘end goal.’ It goes without saying our alumni continue to shine as outstanding and inspiring examples of Athabasca … [Read more...]

AU’s Rising Star & RCMP change agent

Nothing tells the story of Athabasca University better than the success of our students and alumni — people who are making their marks on the job and in their communities. Meet Jeremie Landry, BPA Criminal Justice ’13,  Cold Lake, Alberta Forming a sea of crimson among the flotillas at the 26th annual Pride Parade in downtown Calgary in September, 27 members of the Alberta RCMP … [Read more...]