Athabasca University appoints expert in digital-first education as its new president
October 07, 2021 17:30 ET | Athabasca University
Edmonton, Alberta, Oct. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Prof. Peter Scott, an accomplished academic, researcher, and senior executive with extensive experience in online and digital-first education...
Canadians Plan to Demand Raises, More Training and Greater Work-Life Balance Post-Pandemic
June 22, 2021 08:00 ET | Athabasca University
Edmonton, Alberta, June 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Three-in-five Canadians aged 18-34 (59 per cent) are planning to make big proactive changes at work post-pandemic, and employers should take...
Athabasca University to create one-of-a-kind online learning environment
November 17, 2020 10:30 ET | Athabasca University
Athabasca, AB, Nov. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Athabasca University (AU), Canada’s first and foremost online university, is enhancing its digital learning technology to build the learning...
Learning in the Cloud: Canada’s First University to Move Operations into One Secure Cloud Infrastructure Sets the Stage for the Future of Learning
September 23, 2020 09:00 ET | Athabasca University
Edmonton, Alberta, Sept. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At a time when you can personalize everything from your online shopping experience to your dating prospects, it seems only reasonable to ask:...
International open learning forum comes to Canada for the first time
June 26, 2020 12:49 ET | Athabasca University
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, June 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Athabasca University, Canada’s online university, and the Commonwealth of Learning will host the 10th Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open...
Award-winning PowerED™ by Athabasca University launches free online and on-demand micro-course: Navigating Extraordinary Times
May 21, 2020 09:30 ET | Athabasca University
Edmonton, Alberta, May 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- May 21, 2020. Today, PowerED™ by Athabasca University (AU) launched a free online and on-demand micro-course, Navigating Extraordinary Times. ...
GPRC, Athabasca University partner to increase access to online learning
May 06, 2020 12:29 ET | Athabasca University
GRANDE PRAIRIE, May 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Grande Prairie Regional College (GPRC) has signed a new partnership agreement with Athabasca University (AU) to improve access to education...
Athabasca University launches award-winning PowerED™ to innovatively boost skills in the workplace
November 25, 2019 11:54 ET | Athabasca University
Edmonton, Alberta, Nov. 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Athabasca University launched PowerED™ this fall to make it easier for individuals and organizations to boost skills quickly. PowerED™ offers...
RHF launches Experiential Online Course with Athabasca University to Improve Building Accessibility in Canada
June 07, 2019 11:00 ET | Athabasca University
Richmond, British Columbia, June 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF) and Athabasca University (AU) are announcing their partnership to offer the first of its kind...
Dr. Neil Fassina reappointed for second term as AU President
April 17, 2019 12:20 ET | Athabasca University
ATHABASCA, Alberta, April 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Governors of Athabasca University is pleased to announce the reappointment of Dr. Neil Fassina as President of Athabasca...