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Indigenous Awards, Student Award, Indigenous Career Award, Indigenous Graduate Award, MEF Métis Scholar Award, Athabasca University, AthaU, AU, Alberta

The New Year is about new beginnings, revised goals and fresh starts. For many of us, it also means going lean - not just our waists but our wallets! So if an Athabasca University degree happens to be in your midst this year, why not lighten the load with some added award support?  The numerous awards, scholarships and bursaries listed on Athabasca University's Student Awards … [Read more...]

From educational pipe dreams to reality

by Heidi Staseson For many online students, it is rare to meet your professors in person. But not for Tania Kruk. A few weeks ago, the soon-to-be AU graduate (Bachelor of Health Administration) met her  epidemiology tutor, Dr. Allyson Jones, while working on her practicum at the Aboriginal Health Program at Edmonton’s Royal Alexandra Hospital. They were attending the same … [Read more...]