How to Give a Killer Poster Presentation Posted on October 17, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday November 23rd, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

Join us for an Academic Success workshop, How to Give a Killer Poster Presentation, on November 23 at 6:30 pm. To sign up visit: aug.ualberta.ca/workshops For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca

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COMMENTARY || Think disability is a tragedy? We pity you Posted on September 7, 2017

Two university professors discuss how ableism nearly destroyed their friendship, and explain how to avoid disability prejudice in the classroom and at home.

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Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals Posted on September 7, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday December 12th, 2017 @ 1:30 PM

Join us for an Academic Success workshop, Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals, presented with Carmen Person from the Augustana Counselling Centre on December 12 at 1:30 pm. To sign up visit: aug.ualberta.ca/workshops For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca

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Writing in University Posted on September 7, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday October 19th, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

Join us for an Academic Success workshop, Writing in University, presented by professor Craig Peterson from the Augustana Writing Centre on October 19 at 1:00 pm. To sign up visit: aug.ualberta.ca/workshops For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca

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Exams are Here…Now What? How to prepare for any test Posted on September 7, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday October 12th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Join us for an Academic Success workshop, Exams are Here…Now What? How to prepare for any test, on October 12 at 6:30 pm. To sign up visit: https://goo.gl/forms/bBnYs6VOLzbAHg4y1 For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca

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I’m supposed to read everything?! Getting the most from your textbooks Posted on September 7, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday October 3rd, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Join us for an Academic Success workshop, I’m supposed to read everything?! Getting the most from your textbooks, on October 3 at 6:30 pm. To sign up visit: https://goo.gl/forms/bBnYs6VOLzbAHg4y1 For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca  

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There’s Not Enough Time! How to manage your schedule for success Posted on September 7, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday September 14th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Join us for an Academic Success workshop, There’s Not Enough Time! How to manage your schedule for success, on September 14, at 6:30 pm. To sign up visit: https://goo.gl/forms/bBnYs6VOLzbAHg4y1 For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca  

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How to be a Presentation Superstar! Posted on September 7, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday September 7th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Join us for our first Academic Success workshop, How to be a Presentation Superstar!, on September 7, at 6:30 pm. To sign up visit: https://goo.gl/forms/bBnYs6VOLzbAHg4y1 For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca  

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Kinesiology student describes living with depression Posted on October 2, 2015

“I just kept saying to myself, I’m strong, I can do it.” – Rachel Burkinshaw-Zelko (4th year BSc KSS)

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Hustle and heart sets him apart Posted on February 5, 2013

Currently in his 3rd year of a Bachelor of Science with a major in economics, Jason Yuha exhibits a resiliency that few people can imagine: he is legally blind.

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Defying the Ordinary: a conversation with Robin Furness Posted on September 6, 2012

Fourth-year chemistry major Robin Furness has overcome many physical challenges to study at Augustana – and manages her Asperger’s syndrome as well – with the help of Augustana’s SDSS office.

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A “Can Do” attitude and filter glasses Posted on November 25, 2011

Augustana student Mandy Bailey describes living and coping with a disability.

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