FGS Advising at Foothills Campus on Dec. 18 Please note that next week only, FGS Foothills Advising will be offered on Wednesday afternoon. Please contact [email protected]if you have any questions.
Winter 2020 UPass The Winter 2020 UPass will be available to eligible students at the UPass Centre (Science B, Room 140B) and Parking & Transportation Services (North End of McMahon Stadium) starting Dec 9/19. Visit the UPass website for hours of operation. The UPass will be valid from Jan 1, 2020 until Apr 30, 2020.
Application to Graduate for February Conferral of Degree - Opened on Nov. 1
Course-based degrees – Last day to complete all degree requirements to be eligible for February conferral of degree is Dec. 31, 2019.
Thesis-based degrees – Last day to submit required forms to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Thesis to The Vault to cancel Winter registration is Jan. 31, 2020.
Teaching Assistant Orientation- Jan 8 Registration is now open for the January 2020 session of Teaching Assistant Orientation. This 3-hour event is open to all current and prospective University of Calgary teaching assistants and involves interactive sessions which provide opportunities to reflect on the importance and value of teaching and TA excellence on campus. Register here.
Advantage Oil & Gas is looking for an intern to help facilitate a robust and reliable design and system architecture to provide integrated, centralized, protected and easily maintained and updated data sources for their employees and business partners. There are two roles available – one starting in the Winter semester and one for Summer. Job ID# 60526 & 60528.
Youth Fusion is a registered non-profit, working to engage students in extra curricular activities. They have several opportunities for Project Coordinators in Performing Arts, Science and Robotics, and Leadership areas throughout James Bay Cree and Inuit communities in Northern Quebec. Job ID # 60433
Effective Negotiation Strategies – Dec. 18 This experiential workshop will focus on the fundamental practices of effective negotiators. Participants will leave with a better understanding of the negotiation process, key terms, and concrete strategies that will result in greater value for everyone at the negotiating table. Register.
Publish, Profit or Impact? – Dec. 19 Graduate students and postdocs are invited to meet key players in the research, innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem. Discuss the decision to publish, commercialize, or otherwise create impact with your research! Hear case study examples of ways to strategically approach the dilemma of publish, profit or impact. 4:30-6:30 pm. Register.
iBiology Science Communication Workshop – Apply by Dec. 16 The Young Scientist Seminars (YSS) is a video series produced by iBiology featuring early-career scientists talking about their discoveries, and is a great opportunity for PhD students to improve their science communication skills. Apply for a chance to participate in the 2020 YSS workshop in San Francisco. Winners have their talks are posted on iBiology.org. More information.
Nominations now open for 2020 Sustainability Awards Do you know an undergraduate or graduate student, faculty member or staff member who is a sustainability leader, or are you working in a group to complete a sustainability project? Submit a nominate today for a UCalgary Sustainability Award. Self-nominations are encouraged. More information.
Think you have a unique solution to a global problem? Participate in the 2020 World’s Challenge Challenge! Teams of two to four UCalgary students will pitch innovative solutions to global issues. The winning team will compete for a $30,000 prize at the World’s Challenge Global Finals, June 2020 at Western University! Apply by Jan. 10, 2020.
Call for UCalgary Teaching Award Nominations- Deadline Jan 23rd Comprised of 13 categories (including one just for TAs), these awards recognize and celebrate outstanding contributions to teaching and learning in diverse learning contexts by individuals and teams. The Taylor Institute is hosting drop-in consultations on Jan. 9th and 16th, 2020, from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Bring your dossier in progress for feedback! Learn more.
DATES & EVENTS
Dec. 24-Jan 1 Holiday observance - University closed.
Dec. 31 Course-based degrees: Last day to complete all degree requirements to be eligible for Winter Conferral and cancel Winter registration
Jan. 6-10 Block week
Jan. 15 Deadline to apply for winter conferral of degree