Events

Final Dissertation Oral Examination Announcement
Jason Openo (EdD Program)

Date: Monday, September 27, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. (MST)

Supervisor: Dr. Connie Blomgren

Title of Dissertation: Multiple Realities: Exploring Professional Development for Online Contingent Faculty in Academic Strategy and Practice in Canadian Colleges and Institutes

Final oral defences are considered open examinations. Faculty and staff are encouraged to attend. If you are interested in attending, please contact fgs@athabascau.ca for more details.

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Final Thesis Oral Examination Announcement
Kenneth Mulder (MScIS Program)

Date: Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at 7:00 a.m. (MST)

Supervisor: Dr. Maiga Chang

Title of Dissertation: Inertial Navigation System Using a Monocular Camera and Fiducial Markers for Corrections and Spatial Cognition Learning Tasks

Final oral defences are considered open examinations. Faculty and staff are encouraged to attend. If you are interested in attending, please contact fgs@athabascau.ca for more details.

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2021 Graduate Student Research Conference

Graduate Student Research Conference

The Athabasca University Graduate Students’ Association (AUGSA) and the Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS) invite you to register to attend the 2021 Graduate Student Research Conference (GSRC), which will take place virtually on October 1st and 2nd. The theme of this year's conference, "Then, Now, and Expand Possibilities" marks the 10th anniversary of this event, celebrates its past achievements, and opens new horizons for a bright future for graduate student research at Athabasca University.

Who can register to attend the GSRC?

AU staff, students, or anyone interested in learning about the amazing research conducted here at AU is welcome to attend this exciting event!

What does my registration get me?

Your registration includes access to both the Friday evening social event as well as an all-day conference pass on Saturday.

Friday evening virtual social event (October 1st, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (MT)

Come out and listen to our guest speakers and take part in our virtual trivia contest! Prizes to be won and fun to be had!

GSRC main event (October 2nd, opening remarks at 9:00 a.m.)

With almost 60 virtual student presentations scheduled and a lineup of amazing guest speakers, the GSRC main event is sure to be a jam-packed day full of exciting multidisciplinary research.

For more details, visit the 2021 GSRC website.

Registration deadline is September 29, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. (MT)

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Final Dissertation Oral Examination Announcement
Bonnie Marlow (EdD Program)

Date: Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. (MST)

Supervisor: Dr. Rory McGreal, Dr. Susan Bainbridge

Title of Dissertation: A Descriptive Phenomenological Study on How Students With Secondary E-Learning Transitioned to Their First Year of University and Emergency Remote Learning

Final oral defences are considered open examinations. Faculty and staff are encouraged to attend. If you are interested in attending, please contact fgs@athabascau.ca for more details.

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