FGS Graduate Program Officers at Writing Symbols Lodge- Oct. 17 Come by and see us Oct. 17 between 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tired of writing alone? Join the Graduate Writing Community and get writing and study tips from our grad peer coach, who can also answer any questions you have about the grad school experience. You bring your laptop; we’ll supply the coffee and snacks!
Foothills:every second Friday from 1-4 p.m. in room 1459 of the Health Sciences Library. Register here.
Main Campus: Thursdays from 1-4 p.m. in the Student Success Centre on the 3rd floor of the TFDL. Register here.
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.
Fulbright Scholarships - Webinars Oct. 15 & Oct. 17 • Oct. 15 - Fulbright Canada will be doing a webinar for Scholars about the application process and how to submit a successful application. Register here. • Oct. 17 - Fulbright Canada will be doing a webinar for scholars and students regarding the Awards that are available for this competition. Register here.
Act Your Science - Apply by October 26 Improve your science communication skills using acting and improvisation methods. Thistraining opportunity for science grad students is a collaboration between FGS, the GSA, Canadian Science Writers Association and Loose Moose Theatre. Thurs. afternoons, Nov. 7-Dec. 12. More information.
Transformative Talent Internship Boot Camps Interested in pursuing an internship? Attend this session and learn how to find a company to host an internship, identify who to talk to, how to discuss creating an internship opportunity, and why you should make it a Transformative Talent Internship.
Fresh Routes Mobile Grocery in KNES A - weekly starting Oct. 11 Not-for-profit Fresh Routes Mobile Grocery Store will pop up every Friday in Kinesiology A by Brews and Blendz. Drop by and check out the healthy, fresh food to purchase, including veggies, fruit, eggs, bread and other non-perishables. Cash, credit and debit accepted. Bring your own bags to help reduce waste.
USA Day 2019: Sunny with a chance of space weather - Oct. 15 You’re invited to an evening of space awe and wonder as Dr. Nicola Fox, Director of the Heliophysics Division at NASA, shares her research on the sun and its effect on Earth and the solar system. This Oct. 15 event features exhibits, refreshments and a cash bar. Learn more and register.
Initial Learnings and Insights from University Of Calgary's First Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) On Concussion - Oct. 18 Join us on Oct. 18 to explore the Initial Learnings and Insights from University Of Calgary's First Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) On Concussion! Discover what participants learned and how they perceived their MOOC learning experience. Register now!
Help us support mental health on campus The university wants to learn how to better promote mental health offerings on campus. Please take this very short survey and share your thoughts.
Upcoming Money Smart Workshop: Investing Basics For Beginner Level Investors: Investment 101 - Oct. 24 This workshop will go over some basics, including your investor profile, terminology, way to invest and how to achieve your goals. Register here.
Women in Entrepreneurship: WELab Mentor Session Oct. 30 The Hunter Hub for Entrepreneurial Thinking is hosting the first WELab Mentor Session with Dr. Gina Cherkowski, who will share advice on building a social enterprise from her experience as an award-winning STEAM entrepreneur and founder. Open to female-identifying students. Oct. 30, 12:45-2 pm, Hunter Hub.