AUSU Podcast

AUSU Open Mic is a free podcast for Athabasca University students, with episodes on a range of topics such as interviews, services, resources, advocacy, tips for students, and more. Tune in below!  

Open Mic is also available for free on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and Pocket Casts (search “AUSU Podcast”).  

Episodes

Episode 5: Time Travel 201 with AUSU Execs

Your AUSU execs all get together to explore student representation, advocacy, and the intricacies of time travel, among other topics. Starring: President Brandon Simmons, VPEX Melinda Goertz, VPFA Natasha Donahue, and Executive Director Jodi Campbell 

Episode 4: Meet your VPFA! Space, Process, and Northern Lights

Join Vice President of Finance and Administration Natasha Donahue and Executive Director Jodi Campbell as they discuss the role of the AUSU VPFA, what it’s like to be an executive, and where a space-fan goes to watch the Aurora Borealis! Starring: VP Finance and Administration Natasha Donahue and Executive Director Jodi Campbell

Episode 3: From Punk Rocker to Cowboy

Join AUSU staff as they interview AUSU’s President Brandon Simmons about balancing his work, life, and school! Starring: President Brandon Simmons, Executive Director Jodi Campbell, and Governance and Advocacy Coordinator Emmanauel Barker

Episode 2: What Does AUSU Do for You?

Join the AUSU staff team as they discuss what AUSU has to offer its members! Starring: Executive Director Jodi Campbell, Communications & Member Services Coordinator Donette Kingyens, and Governance & Advocacy Coordinator Emmanauel Barker

Episode 1: Podcast Launch

Join the AUSU executive team while they introduce the first episode of AUSU Open Mic on location at the 2019 executive retreat. The team discusses officially naming the podcast, their favourite classes, and tips for balancing life, work, and studies at AU. Starring: President Brandon Simmons, VPEX Melinda Goertz, and Executive Director Jodi Campbell