The Faculty of Graduate Studies is pleased to invite you to a newly launched Professional Development Workshop (PD) Series on Effective Communication & Career Building.
There are 4 modules. Each module is 2 hours and will be delivered online using Adobe Connect.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
9:00am - 4:00pm (MST)
Faculty Members are invited to attend the Open Forum on Advancing Graduate Education for the 21st Century. This event is hosted by the Faculty of Graduate Studies taking place in person at AU Edmonton (Room 1112) and online via Adobe Connect.
Please register via email at email@example.com if you are interested in attending this event.
Application deadline is January 31, 2017
Graduate students from Athabasca University and beyond are welcome to submit poems in response to one or more of 11 pieces of artwork (i.e. visual artwork, including paintings, photography, and sculptures) by First Nations artists. These pieces are from the Athabasca University art collection.
More info on this contest can be found on the FGS website.
The School of Graduate Studies at the University of Lethbridge has partnered with Athabasca University to offer free in-person and online workshops to all AU students!
View their Calendar of Events here
If you are interested in any of these workshops please contact Stacey Leavitt,
School of Graduate Studies at Stacey.firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you to those who presented and attended the 6th annual Graduate Student Conference, held virtually on October 28, 2017.Stay tuned for highlights from the conference which will be available on the Conference website.
Congratulations to the winners of Athabasca University's internal 3 Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition which was held in March by the Faculty of Graduate Studies. Cash prizes awarded to the top three were graciously provided by AU’s Research Centre.
1st Place- $1000 prize
Mohammad Belghis-Zadeh, MScIS student
Supervisor: Dr. Sabine Graf
Topic: Is the Internet our Best Friend
Mohammad went on to compete in the Western Regional Competition which was held at the University of Saskatchewan in April, and did very well!
The program and the videos of the presentation can be found here.
Winners from the Western Regional Competition went on to the National Competition, which was hosted virtually.
2nd Place - $500 prize
Bertrand Sodjahin, MScIS student
Supervisor: Dr. Vive Kumar & Dr. Shauna Reckseidler-Zenteno
Topic: Once, Pseudomonas affect - Now, cured and happy!!!
3rd Place - $250 prize
Diane Mitchnick MScIS student
Supervisor: Dr. Vive Kumar
Topic: Using Student Data to Determine an Effective Diagnostic Model for ADHD
Watch AU's 3MT® internal competition here.
Updated November 02 2017 by Student & Academic Services