Next CIDER Webinar Monthly Session – June 3

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The Canadian Initiative for Distance Education Research (CIDER) is continuing to present its Community of Inquiry Webinar Series. This includes monthly sessions running from September 2014 to June 2015. These sessions will feature presentations by leading researchers on the CoI framework and its application to blended, distance, and online learning. The Community of Inquiry … [Read more...]

Three-Minute Thesis Winner Update

AU Faculty of Graduate Studies Master student Kathleen Kelava and Dr. Simon Nuttgens. [photo credit: Kathleen Kelava]

Last month, we told you about AU’s Master of Counselling Psychology student Kathleen Kelava who was selected to compete in the Western Regionals 3MT contest —otherwise known as the Three-Minute Thesis. Kelava had won competing against five of her AU peers to claim the winning 3MT title and prize of $1,000 (donated by the Research Centre) as well as the trip to B.C. to compete in … [Read more...]

Library Orientation for Students

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Students are invited to a free, online webinar that will provide an orientation and overview of the AU Library and the services it offers. This webinar is primarily targeted at undergraduate students but all students are welcome to attend. Details: Date:  May 13 Time:  6:00-7:00 pm MT Adobe Connect Webinar Link:  https://connect.athabascau.ca/library/ Major topics … [Read more...]

University participates in international Open Access Week

Open Access Week

Athabasca University is hosting a number of activities from October 19-23, 2009, to celebrate international Open Access Week. The university will be joining more than 40 other post-secondary educational institutions around the world to promote wider access to publicly-funded research and to support policies that ensure access to that research. About Open Access "Open access … [Read more...]