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The Governors of Athabasca University Honorary Awards Committee is pleased to announce the following honours to be awarded at Convocation 2016. Order of Athabasca University Dr. Terry Anderson On Thursday, June 9, Dr. Terry Anderson will be inducted into the Order of Athabasca University in recognition of his leadership in distance education and his contributions […]
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First established on February 7, 1926 as Negro History Week under the leadership of African American historian Carter G Woodson, director of the Association for the Study of Negro American Life and History, which was renamed the Association for the Study of African American Life and History in 1972, Black History Month honours the achievement […]
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AU’s Master of Arts – Integrated Studies (MA-IS) is pleased to announce the opening of a brand new focus area called “Canada, the North, and the Globe,” which examines the north and the near-north as it pertains to indigenous peoples, northern ecologies, and Canada. Canada is, quintessentially, a northern nation, and this focus area has […]
February 9, 2016 - 3:25pm
AU is pleased to announce the availability of  new awards supporting indigenous students—both graduates and undergraduates. The awards include: The Indigenous Graduate Award – at both the doctoral and master’s level; and The Indigenous Careers Award Indigenous Graduate Award The Faculty of Graduate Studies  is pleased to pleased to announce the availability of its newest […]
February 8, 2016 - 1:53pm
A Writer-in-Residence is a lot more than a visiting author who provides advice to students while working on their masterpieces. He or she is also a public arts ambassador and an integral teaching and research resource among faculty. Athabasca University’s Writer-in-Residence program boasts a long roster of preeminent and award-winning authors, including this year’s acclaimed Writer […]
February 8, 2016 - 9:24am
By enrolling into an online course with Athabasca University, not only are you pursuing a journey that will enhance your skill set and offer you more personal and career opportunities, it can invigorate your mind in many ways. Whether you’re considering a graduate program through AU, launching an undergrad degree, or simply embarking on a […]
February 5, 2016 - 9:09am
Please be advised of upcoming upgrades that could impact your accessibility to the Moodle course delivery tool. Starting on Monday February 8, upgrades could impact students, tutors, instructors and AU support staff who support the learning environment. A detailed schedule of the planned outages and the subsequent availability forecasts can be found on the Learning Management […]
February 3, 2016 - 2:25pm
Mental health is a hot topic these days among Canadians, with research showing improved attitudes toward mental health, a decrease in related stigmas, and an overall greater awareness of mental health issues compared to previous years. The surge in social media channels and related messaging, along with widespread TV and radio advertising on the subject […]
February 3, 2016 - 9:05am
Interested in attending a free Western Hockey League game? Through a partnership with the WHL, Athabasca University offers fully accredited university courses to any player interested in further pursuing post-secondary studies while playing in the league. Given the flexibility the Athabasca University courses provide, WHL players are able combine their university course studies with a demanding hockey schedule. As […]
February 2, 2016 - 11:17am
This week Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters Announcement (CME) ramped up awareness of the joint CME/Athabasca University initiative to equip Canada’s manufacturing sector with the skills needed to better compete internationally. Athabasca University’s Faculty of Business launched the national roll-out of the Manufacturing Management Certificate of completion (MMC) during an event in Saskatchewan late in 2015. […]
January 27, 2016 - 11:52am