Jan. 23 - Last day to drop a class without financial penalty Jan. 24 - Last day to add or swap a course Jan. 31 - Fee payment for Winter 2020 tuition and general fees Jan. 31 - Opt-Out of Graduate Health and Dental Insurance Plan - Learn more Jan. 31 - Thesis-based degrees: last day to submit your thesis to be eligible for winter conferral
FGS Foothills Advising: moving to Wednesday afternoons Please note that FGS advising at Foothills Campus is changing from Wednesday mornings to Wednesday afternoons in the Student Advising and Wellness Office in HSC G740. Students wanting to book a confidential advising appointment can contact [email protected].
PhD students who have a successful candidacy examination between Sep. 1 and Dec. 31 are eligible to have their tuition fees reduced to a continuing rate in Winter term 2020.
Crafting Abstracts that Connect with your Audience Workshop - Register by Jan. 22 Drafting an impactful abstract that captures your audience can be challenging. Learn more about differences between technical and general abstracts and how that can affect its impact. This workshop is geared towards those participating in the FGS/GSA Research Image Competition but all are welcome. Workshop takes place Jan. 23, 12:30-1:30 pm. Register here.
FGS/GSA Research Image Competition- Deadline Feb. 3 Presenting at conferences isn’t the only way to disseminate your research. Consider the 2020 FGS/GSA Research Image Competition and get your research in the community- online and around campus. Learn more.
Network with future employers Career Services is hosting several Employer Networking Sessions within January and February. Meet recruiters and experts in your field of study, get an introduction to the company's culture, their hiring process as well as their career opportunities. Find out what companies are coming and when by viewing the calendar on Careerlink.
3 Minute Thesis Coming Soon Have you done some amazing research and want people to know it? Master the art of presenting at this year's nationally recognized research communication competition. Heats will be in March and the finals will be in April with workshops and feedback sessions in February to help you prepare. Keep an eye on GRADpost and social media for more details! Registration opens Feb. 1.
Braskem USA is looking for an intern to join their Catalyst Development Team for an 8-month opportunity in Pittsburgh, PA starting in May 2020. The intern will be involved in the research and development of catalytic systems for sustainability-oriented polymer production and requires chemistry lab experience. Job ID #61328.
Do you love the theatre and have a passion for digital innovation? Digital Alchemy Creation Lab is looking for a part-time 10-month Documentarian Intern. The intern will travel the country and engage with theatre-makers to create and share new digital tools. Job ID #61543
Spend the summer in Toronto! Boston Consulting Group is seeking masters students and MBAs with advanced analytics experience as Data Scientist Interns. Job ID #61580
Multiple summer opportunities are also available with Canadian Tire, Exxon, CNOOC – find them all on Graduate Studies CareerLink page.
Nominate a Student for a Teaching Award & Call for Adjudicators - Deadline Jan. 23 Comprised of 13 categories (including one just for TAs), these awards recognize and celebrate outstanding contributions to teaching and learning by individuals and teams. Learn more. We are also seeking individuals to adjudicate the awards. This is a great opportunity to participate in the robust teaching and learning culture at UCalgary. Learn more.
Are you passionate about science? Let's Talk Science is currently looking for volunteers to visit classrooms in and around Calgary to share their love of science with youth through STEM based activities and workshops. Commitment and scheduling are very flexible! If you are interested, please email Alexa at [email protected].com to get involved or for more information.
Nominations for 2020 Sustainability Awards - Jan. 20 Do you know a student, faculty or staff member who is a sustainability leader? Or are you working in a group to complete a sustainability project? You should submit a Sustainability Award nomination. Self-nominations are encouraged. Learn more.
Nurturing the Reflective Practitioner in You - Jan. 24 Join Professor Glenn Dolphin for his workshop series that aims to familiarize you with an understanding of education research. We will discuss issues around the nature of teaching and learning, how to use these understandings as the foundation of meaningful research questions and emphasize appropriate methodologies for investigations. Register here.
Irregular Income: Budgeting 101 – Jan. 30 Join us for Irregular Income: Budgeting 101 and learn how to manage your budget if you are an hourly, seasonal commissioned or contract employee, or even self-employed. Register.
WRC Award Nominations Close - Feb. 2 Nominate an alumna, or a current female undergrad or grad student who exhibits wisdom, resilience and compassion for a WRC Award by Feb 2. Learn more.