Winter Conferral of Degree Application for winter conferral of degree opened on Nov. 2.
Candidacy Fees PhD students successfully meeting candidacy requirements between Sep. 1 and Dec. 31, 2018 will have their tuition fees changed to a continuing rate in Winter Term 2019. (Graduate Calendar C.1.1).
New GSA Collective Agreement – effective May 1, 2018 – Apr. 30, 2020. Questions? Contact [email protected]
FGS at Foothills Please note that next week only, FGS advising hours at Foothills will be on Dec. 6th from 9am-12pm. Appointments can be scheduled by emailing [email protected] by dropping in to the Student Advising and Wellness Office in HSC G740 .
Leave of Absence – Maternity Leave Graduate Students may request, on an initial application, up to 18 months of Maternity Leave, aligning with Federal Government guidelines.
Active Scholarship Competitions Click on the competition links for detailed information on eligibility, transcript and application deadlines and workshop dates.
Graduate Award Competition Upcoming workshops! See website for details.
Free Personality Type and Team Dynamics Workshop Learn to recognize and appreciate your own personality preferences using the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. Find out how to work effectively with other personality styles. Space is limited to 20. This workshop is a $90 value, offered free to grad students. Dec. 4, 9 am- 12 pm. Register here.
Career Link Did you know that the Faculty of Graduate Studies endorses career and internship opportunities for grad students? Log in to the FGS CareerLink page to search. Current internship opportunities are available with multiple organizations.
New graduate student opportunities PM Intel Inc. is a start-up company with focus on Project & Program Management services. Combining analytical models & artificial intelligence to predict the success of capital intensive projects & programs and has openings for a graduate intern Full Stack Software Developer (ID 48933) and graduate intern Sales & Marketing Officer (ID 48934) Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame is seeking a graduate intern Marketing Researcher (ID 48761) Alberta Status of Women is seeking a graduate intern Community Researcher (ID 488878) Boston Consulting Group is seeking Summer Consultant Interns from a variety of backgrounds (ID 48840)
Indigenous Knowledge Public Lecture Series Join ii’ taa’poh’to’p, UCalgary’s Indigenous Strategy, to welcome accomplished Indigenous Scholars to share knowledge and research methodologies with our community. This year’s theme is Welcome to ii’ taa’poh’to’p: Moving towards an Ethical Shared Space. Next public lecture is Dec 13, with Suzanne L. Stewart, University of Toronto. To learn more and to register, click here.
Eugène Ionesco’s Rhinoceros, Nov. 30-Dec 8 Graduate student and director Constantine X. Anastasakis re-imagines Eugène Ionesco’s absurdist play Rhinoceros. The story is now set in a time of unrest and tumultuous change in Greece and the play's unlikely protagonist becomes a symbol for complacency. Students can attend for free thanks to the Claim Your Seat program. More info here.
Athabasca Webinar, Dec. 11 From Athabasca's Graduate Student Research Series: Challenges and Resiliency in Aboriginal Adults with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. Engage in beneficial research discussion with featured student, Melanie Samaroden (Master of Counselling Program) Dec. 11, 2 pm – 3 pm. Register here.
ACU Summer School 2019: Applications now open! The Association of Commonwealth Universities Summer school 2019 applications are now open. Hosted by the University of Mauritius, Jul. 14 – 22, 2019, this year's program will address the theme Public Health: from a small island state to the global community. Master’s and PhD are invited to Mauritius for an exciting week of expert lectures from local and international speakers, networking opportunities and field trips to key sites related to public health. Apply here by Jan. 13, 2019.
DATES AND EVENTS
Dec. 7 Last day to withdraw from a course
Dec. 10-20 Exams
Dec. 24 End of Fall Term
Dec. 24-31 Holiday Observance
Dec. 31 Course-based programs: Last day to complete degree requirements for Winter Conferral of Degree
Jan. 9 Winter Graduate Orientation
Jan. 15 Deadline to make application for Winter Conferral of Degree
Jan. 25 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 2019 registration