Help shape the new Student Centre The UCalgary Student Centre is getting a fresh new look and we’re looking for student feedback on the design. Students who attend and complete a post-event survey will receive a coffee gift card. The graduate student session is Nov. 27, 2-3:20pm, ST130. Space is limited, register to attend.
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]
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 the Alberta Energy Regulator, EY, Samsung, Bank of Montreal, Google and more.
Featured opportunities – The Arusha Centre Society is seeking part-time interns: • Open Streets Events Coordinator (ID 46123) – marketing, event staffing and finance duties with this social enterprise that provides environmental entertainment. • Calgary Dollars Resource worker (ID 46126) – assisting Calgary Dollars Manager to engage and increase membership in this community economic development organization.
Nominations for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards now open Do you know an individual or individuals who are leading the change in diversity, equity or inclusion? Nominate them today! It is important to acknowledge the efforts of those on campus who are taking steps towards creating a welcoming campus for all in our learning, teaching, living and work environments. The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards are accepting applications from Nov. 15 – Dec. 31 – nominate or submit your application today.
Hungry Hub Marketplace Hosted by the Hunter Hub, this event will feature a number of vendors, both sampling and selling their products. Attendees can expected to try samples from Bwami Bars, Sunterra Market, Cococo Chocolatiers, Five21 Roasters, Going Nuts, Grampas Honey Farm, Leaf and Lyre Urban Farms, Mangia Catering and Takeout, Sweets of Paradise, The Canadian Buttertart Factory, Wild Tea Kombucha among other local food vendors! The event is free, but registration is required. Nov. 29, 10:30am-2:30pm, MSC 171.
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.
Permanent Residence Info Session The International Student Services’ permanent residence specialist will provide information on permanent residence pathways that may be available to international students. Space is limited. Nov. 28, 9-11 am, MSC 275. Register here.
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