Aurora College Student Toolkit
Student Tool Kit
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Grammarly using your @myauroracollege.ca email address for access to
this cool proofreading tool. Use it to make your writing better.
Tutoring Service - Aurora College provides free access to tutors for students. To request a tutor, meet with the Student Success Coordinator at your campus and fill out the request form.
Aurora College Libraries and Online Search - Your doorway to a world of books and videos, online journal articles, research starters and more … Aurora College Libraries provide access for students and staff to a vast array of print and online research resources available at your fingertips, as well as friendly staff to help you at the College libraries in Inuvik, Yellowknife and Fort Smith.
Machine - Citation Machine automatically generates citations
in MLA, APA, Chicago, Turabian, and thousands more!
Scholar - A good resource of scholarly peer-reviewed articles
Me Out - Great site for if you are tempted during study time.
all know you can go on Facebook for a quick look and get lost for hours!
Free Rice - want to learn and help
people at the same time? This
website sends grains of rice to needy people for every correct answer
Blue - Great study tools. Flashcards are so last year. Go
Time Budgeting - Did you know that
there are 168 hours in one week?
How are you spending your time?
Software Discounts - Aurora College students are eligible for software discounts. Find out how.
Moodle - Are you having difficulty logging into the Moodle site? If you are unsure of your username or password, Moodle can send you a reminder and reset your password. Please refer to the Moodle Password Reset Guide if you need some assistance.
Budget Template - Use this to plan
cost of your education.
AC Scholarship Binder - This is a
list of information about
scholarships specific to Aurora College Students and not specific to
Aurora College Students.
Aboriginal Bursaries Search Tool - This is a searchable list of 773 bursaries, scholarships and incentives across Canada available to Aboriginal students.
Aboriginal Scholarship Guide - Windspeaker and AMMSA maintain an extensive list of scholarships and bursaries available to Aboriginal students.
Scholarships Canada - Search for and apply for scholarships anywhere in Canada.
NWT Student Financial Assistance -
Information about NWT SFA at this
link. You can Apply Online for SFA.
Aboriginal Skills and Employment Training Strategy -
You may be eligible to receive funding for school from one of these ASETS holders.
NWT Income Assistance - Students
may also be eligible to obtain Income
Assistance which can help with the cost of things such as childcare. To
find out if you qualify for IA, you should see a Client Service Officer
at the Department of Education, Culture, and Employment. The
application form is available
Information - Helpful information for students about filing
taxes. Students may be able to file their income taxes for free using
Local Mental Health & Wellness Resources - Helpful list of resources that are available to students in our campus communities: Inuvik, Fort Smith, and Yellowknife.
Traditional Healing - Traditional Healing embodies the use of native plants, as well as, is a whole philosophy and spiritual practice surrounding health and well-being.
Traditional Foods - Traditional Foods are healthy foods. Learn more about Traditional Food Options.
Cannabis - Evidence based research to educate yourself and your peers on recreational Cannabis use.
NWT Cannabis Resources
NWT - Choose is about the choices we can all make to
be safer, feel better and enjoy life in the Northwest Territories. On
this website you will find the programs and funding that the Government
of the Northwest Territories supports to help our residents make
Puppy - This is a website that will give you a recipe for the
food you have in the fridge at the moment. Helps when you
don’t have the funds to go shopping.
- 5 minute workouts. Can be used as an app or
website. Study for an hour, 5 minute workout, back to
studying, great results!!
Healthy Relationships - A good
article on healthy relationships with
some helpful links.
Love is Respect - Loveisrespect’s mission is to engage, educate and empower young people to prevent and end abusive relationships.
Stress - This website has all
sorts of interesting information. Have a
look at this article on stress.
- Teaches you to meditate. Maybe save your trial till exam
time. Free 10 day trial.
Men's Health - 6 Top Health
Threats to Men
Journeys - Your online Friendship Centre resource. An online
platform for telling and sharing stories pertaining to Indigenous
experiences in Canada. New Journeys is also a one-stop mobile and
online resource featuring potentially life-saving resources, services,
and information to help urban Indigenous youth, young families and
others seeking to know more about their surroundings.
Mental Health - Learn how to take
care of your mental health. Get the
facts about mental illness. Find help for yourself or others.
Healthy Minds -Keep your mind healthy.
Healthy Communities Resources and links to help you grow your community
Day Care - This page will give you
of licensed day homes and day cares in the NWT.
NWT Jobs in Demand - Learn about the many jobs that are in demand in the NWT for the next 15 years to help you plan your future. Visit NWT Jobs in Demand Handbook or visit the Skills 4 Success website at www.skills4success.ca.
GNWT Summer Employment - Apply for
the GNWT through the Department of Human Resources.
Explore Careers -
Looking for a different job? Or a first job? Explore your options with these online tools.
Opportunities in Health Careers - Information about careers and summer opportunities in health professions in the NWT.
Education Canada - Job opportunities for teachers in the Northwest Territories.
Job Bank - Job opportunities in
the Northwest Territories and beyond.
Glass Door for Students - Students can have free unlimited access to more than 15 million jobs from over 500,000 different companies. Search by different communities in the Northwest Territories... or anywhere in Canada.
NWT Job Shop - More job postings in the Northwest Territories.
Northern News Job Postings - NWT job postings in the Northern News.
Come Make Your Mark - Explore careers in the NWT and our active lifestyles.
Resume Builder - Use an online tool to build your own resume. Get some help from your Campus Student Services staff.