Health and Dental Opt Out Deadline Graduate Health and Dental Plan Insurance Opt Out Deadline is Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Documentation showing alternate coverage must be submitted toStudent Care. More information at[email protected] or 1.855.535.3212
Submission of Thesis to the Vault Access to submit your thesis to the Vault will be granted after you have submitted all required paperwork to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
Thesis Submission Approval of thesis submissions to the Vault may take 7-10 business days due to high volume of submissions. Please allow for additional processing time for grad degree completion letters after the thesis submission is approved.
Candidacy Fees Information PhD students successfully meeting candidacy requirements between Jan. 1 and Apr. 30, 2018 will have their tuition fees changed to a continuing rate in May 2018 (Spring Term). (Graduate Calendar C.1.1)
Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is Coming! This annual grad student speaking competition is coming soon. Practice your research presentation skills. Heats scheduled for March, Finals in April. Workshops/feedback sessions will help you prepare. Keep an eye on GRADpost for more details! Registration opens Feb. 1.
Imagine PhD – Career Exploration for Humanities and Social Sciences This newly-launched free career exploration and planning tool helps PhD students and post docs in the humanities and social sciences assess career-related skills and explore career paths related to their disciplines. Create an account today.
February Grad.xo – Working Your Degree for Career Success Thursday, Feb. 1, 3:30-5 pm, ST 147 featuring Stephanie Warner & Liliana Gonzales, Career Services. Free food, networking, and helpful tips to jump start your career! Register online. Questions? Contact [email protected].
Reflections on Decolonizing the PhD II: A Roundtable This is the third event in the Decolonizing Dissertations series critically analyzing the dissertation process. In this session, four PhD students discuss the often-invisible work required of Indigenous scholars. The session will be livestreamed. Feb. 2, 1-3 pm, Crowsnest Hall 125. Register here.
Prairie University Biology Symposium (PUBS) 2018 The University of Calgary's Biological Sciences department is hosting the 52nd annual PUBS. The symposium includes networking and poster sessions, workshops, presentations and features keynote speaker David Suzuki. Feb. 22-24. More information.
2017-2018 FGS/GSA Graduate Research Photo Competition Submit your research-related photo for a chance to win money! The competition closes tomorrow, Friday January 26 at 11:59 pm (MST). Enter here.
University of Calgary International Photo Competition This competition is open to students from all faculties. Submit your photo from an international location by January 31st. Judging categories include People, Place, and Bucket List. More information.
Upcoming Career Fairs Education Career Fair – Jan. 31 Business, Administration, Transportation and Logistics Career Fair – Feb. 6 Creative Careers – Mar. 15 Women in Work – Mar. 6-8 More information on CareerLink
DATES AND EVENTS
Jan. 26 Tuition and Fee Payment Deadline Thesis-based degrees: Last day to submit required forms to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and thesis to The Vault to be eligible for Winter Conferral and cancel Winter 2018 registration