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As a student of Athabasca University, you not only have access to brilliant minds and mind-blowing programs or courses, you have access to a very extensive music library database. In this month’s Listening & Learning, Dr. Kevin Whittingham walks us through duets for violin and organ that can be found in the Naxos Music Library. Like […]
24 hours ago
Did you know that both WestJet and Air Canada are offering special flight savings AU graduates attending convocation and their guests? Air Canada An Air Canada discount is available for persons travelling to and from Edmonton between June 2 and June 18, 2016. To take advantage of the discount, visit aircanada.com and enter promotion code TE2PXZA1. WestJet     WestJet is […]
May 20, 2016 - 10:10am
Dear Athabasca University Community Members: It has now been nearly two weeks since wildfire devastated the city of Fort McMurray, forcing tens of thousands to evacuate and costing many their home and their livelihood. All of those who have been affected in any way by this disaster have our sincere sympathy. Following the evacuation of […]
May 14, 2016 - 9:00am
Athabasca University extends its sincerest thoughts and well-wishes to students, and their families and friends, who are presently affected by the devastating wildfire in Fort McMurray, Alta. Due to the ordered evacuation of residents in the Fort McMurray area,  please note that AU will waive exam rebooking fees  and course extension fees to all affected. […]
May 4, 2016 - 9:20am
The deadline is fast approaching to apply for a number of AU student awards, scholarships and bursaries. AU’s Awards Program  recognizes students who excel academically and in their careers and communities. Please note the deadline to apply for the following awards, scholarships and bursaries is May 15, 2015. These awards include: The Albert & Pirkko […]
May 3, 2016 - 6:59pm
By continuing to provide musical suggestions for AU students (and really anyone who likes music), we like to think that just maybe we’re helping take your studying to the next level. Here’s a recap of what we’ve brought you since launching the L&L department. Enjoy! Listening & Learning: January January’s Listening & Learning featured composers Mozart and Chopin. […]
April 29, 2016 - 10:29am
Athabasca University has enjoyed collaborative arrangements with a number of post-secondary institutions, primarily colleges, for many years. These partnerships have enabled students to access a university education in a grouped study, face-to-face environment in both rural and urban areas. However, enrolment in grouped study has declined over the past few years, resulting in cancelation of […]
April 28, 2016 - 10:34pm
Read Part 1 of Flexibility Fit for a Pro Meet Craig Schira Craig Schira started studying with AU back in 2008, when he enrolled in entrepreneurial studies. Then a WHL player for the Vancouver Giants, Craig was one of the first WHL players to “officially” study with us. He has continued his studies over the years […]
April 28, 2016 - 9:04am
A large reality for many post-secondary students is that hectic schedules often run up against prohibitive class times and restrictive learning opportunities. At AU, those who want to pursue their university education—at a pace they can handle, with flexibility their demanding schedules require—aren’t running into a stop sign. There’s a reason that 83 per cent […]
April 26, 2016 - 10:19am
Earlier this week, news broke from the United States Treasury Department that abolitionist Harriet Tubman will replace former American President Andrew Jackson on the front of the U.S. $20 bill. Greatness goes here Athabasca University is proud to feature “greatness” of the likes of Harriet Tubman, along with many other phenomenal historical figures in our marketing […]
April 22, 2016 - 11:36am