The New Scholarship Application is Live! Starting today you can apply for internal awards using our new online scholarship application. Go to your Student Centre and click the link Apply for Graduate Funding in the Financial Aid section of your home screen. Visit our webpage for details.
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)
FGS at Foothills Campus Please note: There will be no advising at Foothills this Wednesday, Nov. 3. Regular Wednesday 9 am to 12 pm office hours resume on Nov. 14.
Active Scholarship Competitions Click on the competition links for detailed information on eligibility, transcript and application deadlines and workshop dates.
SSHRC Doctoral Deadline for applications from programs to FGS Nov. 6
Intercultural Conflict Resolution Workshop – Nov. 6 Being a strong team player means knowing how to resolve conflicts in a way that promotes understanding and resolution. Learn about your own and others’ culturally rooted conflict styles and approaches to resolving conflict. Offered by Career Services. Nov 6, 3 pm. Register here.
Don’t Be an Accidental Plagiarist – Online Workshop – Nov. 7 Presented by Athabasca University, this free online workshop aims to help students recognize common errors that can lead to accidental plagiarism. Use of plagiarism detection software will be discussed, along with other topics. A question period follows. Adobe Connect, Nov. 7, 2-3 pm. Register here.
Invest in Your Future – Career Symposium - Nov. 14 Registration is now open for the 2018 Invest in Your Future – Career Symposium! It is no longer the norm for graduate students to become tenured academics. Attend this one-day symposium at the University of Calgary to learn about skills employers are looking for and the diversity of jobs available to graduate degree holders. Network with other students and employers, gain career-planning skills and resources, get resume advice, a free headshot and more? Register here.
How to Search for a Transformative Talent Internship Bootcamp – Nov. 19 Are you struggling to find an internship? Not sure how to approach an organization with an internship idea? Students who attend this event will have the opportunity to learn how to search for companies to do an internship with, identify someone within that company to talk to and have discussions around creating your own internship opportunity. Note: All registrants must complete a Pre Workshop Assignment. Instructors will refer to it throughout the session. Limited Seating, please register here.
Are you searching for an internship? Check out the opportunities with EY, Samsung, BMO, Google and more on the Faculty of Graduate Studies CareerLink page. All internship roles are tagged “Grad Intern.”
CDCI Research Assistant Opportunities The College of Discovery, Creativity and Innovation is looking for two research assistants for strategic projects. Learn more about these roles and apply through CareerLink: • RA – CDCI Program Evaluation Research Project. 10-15 hrs/week, November 2018-November 2019. (CareerLink ID: 48080) • RA – UNIV 201 Blended Delivery Project. 10-15 hrs/week, December 2018-December 2019. (CareerLink ID: 48082)
First Year MFA Group Exhibition Featuring works by first year MFA students Kenzie Housego, Bryan Faubert, Neha Syed, Jaime Lynn Dick and Colleen AJ Smith. In the Little Gallery (6th floor Art Building). Closing reception: Friday, Nov. 2 from 5 to 7 p.m. More info here.
Upcoming Money Smart Financial Literacy Workshop Own Your Financial Future: Credit 101 - Nov. 6, 2018, 4:00-5:00 pm. Register here
Welcome to Canada Series: Culture Shock Workshop GSA’s Newcomers and International Students Subcommittee (NISS) is hosting a Culture Shock workshop on Nov. 7, featuring specialists from the Wellness Centre to help you adapt! The event is held in Crowsnest Hall Multipurpose room from 3pm- 4pm. For more information and to register, click here.
In Memoriam Concert: Eugene Cramer and Quenten Doolittle The UCalgary String Quartet pays tribute to late professors emeriti Eugene Cramer and Quenten Doolittle in a special In Memoriam Concert on Nov. 8 at 8pm at the Rozsa Centre. Two grad students will join the UCalgary String Quartet on Nov. 8. More info here.
Getting Ready for Life’s Next Adventure This professional development workshop helps you plan your next steps after graduation to yourself up for success. A variety of topics span how to decide the best career path to how to format your resume. Presented by Optical Society Ambassador Dr. Dan Christensen. Nov. 9, 1-3 pm. Register here.
Boston Consulting Group The Boston Consulting Group hosts an information session on campus for their summer intern program. Master’s students are eligible to participate in this program. Nov. 22, 5:50-7:30. Register here.
DATES AND EVENTS
Nov. 2 First day to apply for Winter Conferral of Degree First day to apply for Spring Convocation
Nov. 11 Remembrance Day
Nov. 12-16 Mid-Term Break
Dec. 7 Last day to withdraw from a course
Dec. 10-20 Exams
Dec. 24 End of Fall Term
Dec. 25-31 Holiday Observance
Dec. 31 Course-based programs: Last day to complete degree requirements for Winter Conferral of Degree
Jan. 15, 2019 Deadline to make application for Winter Conferral of Degree
Jan. 25, 2019 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