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Random posts from the last few months

Seven years ago, Athabasca University’s Open Our World campaign kicked off. It was the spring of 2008—the height of the global financial crisis which saw the stock market implode and families and corporations cutting back everywhere. But that didn’t stop the supporters of AU from giving. Since that time, the world’s economy made a comeback, […]
May 1, 2015 - 11:22am
Most of us know someone in the academic world who may be so close to their research they tend to forget about the “lay people” who’d rather hear the straight-up elevator pitch over the scientific jargon of their thesis. Faculty in Athabasca University’s Graduate Studies Program are well aware of this tendency and are taking […]
April 29, 2015 - 3:02pm
After submitting OER proposals to Campus Alberta’s Open Education Resource Initiative, AU faculty has learned six of its applications were successful. The initiative granted more than $430,000 to the faculty members’ projects. The Campus Alberta OER Initiative is designed to assist students by reducing education costs and to provide faculty members with the resources necessary […]
April 28, 2015 - 12:43pm
  Have you ever heard the saying: “You never get a second chance to make a first impression”? Over the past year, Museum staff members have been thinking about our visitors and what sort of impression we make. As we transition from our current location in Glenora to our new downtown location, we wanted to […]
April 24, 2015 - 11:00am
On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015, the Library system will be undergoing maintenance which will require a period of downtime of up to 2 hours. The outage will occur at 2 pm MDT. During this time, access to Library subscription databases, the standard version of the AU Library Catalogue (AUCAT), and the Library 2.0 version of […]
April 22, 2015 - 6:00pm
From the moment it was first proposed, the role of the nurse practitioner has been steeped in controversy. In the fields of both nursing and medicine, the idea that a nurse practitioner can, to some degree, serve as a replacement for the physician has sparked heated debates. Perhaps for that reason, despite the progress of […]
April 21, 2015 - 10:00am
WORK – It doesn’t mean what it used to. For an earlier generation, work invoked time structured by the factory and the punch clock, or time structured by the fields and the seasons. And in fact, there are still many thousands in Canada who work in factories and on farms. But the fastest growing areas […]
April 20, 2015 - 11:00am
Science Outreach – Athabasca presents: The Athabasca River Basin Watershed Blues Speaker: Wayne Brehaut Date: April 21, 2015 Place: Athabasca University  Governing Council Chambers Time: 7 to 8:15 PM Presented by: The Athabasca River Basin, BARB, and ARBRI Come and learn about: The Athabasca Watershed Council WPAC Science Outreach’s contributions to the AWC-WPAC. Our responsibilities […]
April 17, 2015 - 2:29pm
Last week, AU Press unveiled its recent book, We Are Coming Home, depicting the long and complicated artifact repatriation to the Blackfoot Confederacy from Calgary’s Glenbow Museum. First Nations authors of the book, executives of the museum and Athabasca University, along with Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi, were on hand to sign copies and speak about […]
April 15, 2015 - 1:28pm
Plagiarism Exists at Every University – Even Online. Review these Tips to Keep Yourself Fraud-Free. In today’s increasingly online world, there are many social media sites popping up that purport to provide “homework help” or “study resources” for students. Beware. They’re really a front for fraud—the soliciting of students by a contracting party to provide assignment […]
April 14, 2015 - 10:42am