GREATadministrator Week, Feb. 25 – Mar. 1 Every day, Graduate Program Administrators do amazing work to support the success of graduate students at UCalgary. From admission to convocation, GPAs help you through it all. Please help us celebrate your GREATadministrator next week by sending them a personalized UCalgary eNote.
Download your tax receipts It’s tax time and the university is making it easy. Download your tax receipts by logging in to your Student Centre. For more information see the Tax Information page or contact the Integrated Service Centre at 403.220.5932.
Deadline to Apply for Graduation/Degree – Mar. 31 Degree Requirements must be completed before Apr. 30, 2019.
Thesis-based students – Final paperwork submitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Thesis submitted to the Vault.
Course-based degrees – all courses must be completed by Apr. 30, 2019.
PhD students successfully meeting candidacy requirements between Jan. 1 and Apr. 30, 2019 will have their tuition fees changed to a continuing rate in Spring/Summer term 2019.
Three Minute Thesis - Register Today! The UCalgary Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is an excellent way for you to practice your presentation skills. Compete for cash prizes and a chance to represent UCalgary at the 3MT Western Regionals! Registration open NOW until March 1. Heats: Mar. 19, 20, 22. Finals: Apr. 3.
Software Developer Intern with BitCan Geosciences and Engineering. Seeking students with a background in petroleum engineering and proficiency in Java, VB, C++,C# and Python. Search CareerLink for opportunity 51577.
Crescent Point Energy has multiple summer internships: Cost Control, Land Negotiations, Supply Management, Environment, Information Systems, Information Management, Geology. Search CareerLink for Crescent Point Energy.
Graduate Student Teaching Development The Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning has upcoming graduate student workshops that count toward the TI’s teaching badge program. Workshops on giving and receiving feedback, teaching strategies and learning outcomes are coming in early March. Learn more and register.
Strong Interest Inventory® - Free for first 20 students ($40 value) Not sure where to go with your degree? The Strong Interest Inventory® is a tool that can help identify potential career paths! Backed by over 80 years of research into how people of similar interests are employed, and what motivates individuals in the workplace. Register here.
Act Your Science: Improve Science Communication Skills – Starts Mar 26 Improve your science communication skills using recognized acting and improvisation methods. This unique training opportunity will improve your ability to present to all sizes of groups, while having fun with peers. Apply by Feb 27. Contact Brandon Craig for more information.
CGG Information Session–Feb. 25 Graduate students in physics, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and applied math are encouraged to attend this career session about job opportunities with CGG. Register here.
Black Hair: Documentary and Discussion – Feb. 26 The documentary Black Hair by Badria Abubakar will be shown at the Women's Resource Centre, followed by a discussion on the experiences black men and women face in both academic and personal places of wearing their natural hair. Women’s Resource Centre, MSC 482. Learn more.
Fuse/Accenture Design Thinking Workshop–Feb. 28 A design thinking workshop aimed at helping students cultivate the innovative and creative problem solving skills that are practiced in major firms such as Accenture. Feb. 28, 5:00-7:00 pm, at Accenture's Calgary office (140 4th Avenue SW). Click here to learn more or to register.
Connecting With Other People in Canada (International Students)– Feb. 28 Learn what networking is, why it is important, how to use LinkedIn and maintain professional relationships. Improve your verbal and non-verbal communication. Feb 28, 2019 2:00-3:30 PM. Learn more and sign up online.
Managing Finances & Making Credit Work for You–Mar. 1 Join NISS for a workshop facilitated by RBC to learn about managing finances, improving credit scores, understanding cash flow, etc. 5:00-6:30 PM, Hunter Hub, MacEwan Hall. Register here.
The Graduate College: Community Drinks Calgary – Mar. 6 Community Drinks is a regular networking space for folks in sustainability, social justice, climate action. Join us on Mar. 6th at 5:30 PM at the Last Best Brewing Co., and chat with our guest, Vicki Stroich (Alberta Ecotrust Foundation) and a chance to win a ticket to "The Environmental Gathering". RSVP.
Upcoming Money Smart Financial Literacy Workshop – Mar. 6 Slaying Your Taxes: Taxes 102: Wednesday, March 6, 2019, 1-2 p.m. Register here
DATES AND EVENTS
Mar. 31 Deadline to apply for spring convocation
Apr. 12 Last day to withdraw from a course; end of classes