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...]

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...]

Governments announce funding to boost online infrastructure

Funding for online infrastructure Athabasca University is receiving $7.65 million from the Knowledge Infrastructure Program funding in support of the Open Knowledge Environment, an innovative online infrastructure system. Specific projects will focus on research and collaboration and the development of learning management and content management systems. The funding, which will … [Read more...]