Graduate Award Competition Upcoming workshops! See website for details. Apply 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.
Tri-Council CGS-M Scholarship Cafes: Book a 30 minute 1:1 appointment with a Graduate Leaders Circle (GLC) mentor (a PhD student with a Vanier or Killam award). The mentor will help you with a component of your Tri-council Master's scholarship application (e.g., the research proposal). If you have eligibility questions or experience difficulties with the portal, please contact the Faculty of Graduate Studies office ([email protected]) or contact the research portal directly.
Concert: Lyrical Persuasion – Nov. 23 Join the School of Creative and Performing Arts for a concert featuring music by Calgary-based composer William Jordan, performed by music faculty and local artists. UCalgary students can attend for free with Claim Your Seat. Rozsa Centre, 7:30 pm. More information.
Igniting Climate Change Action in Calgary – Nov. 27 Join the Graduate College for “Igniting Climate Action in Calgary". In this TED-Talk style event, 3-4 Graduate College Scholars present research/work in a discussion-based format for 10 minutes on the theme challenge: "Igniting Climate Action in Calgary". Discussions with the audience to follow. 5-7:30 pm. Register here.
Creating Meaningful Balance – Nov. 27 The Student Success Centre is hosting a workshop that will provide information about Positive Psychology. You are invited to reflect upon what is meaningful to you in various aspects of life. The session will assist you academically, by providing tools to create a balanced lifestyle. TFDL 355D, 5-6 pm. Learn more.
Walking Parallel Paths: ii' taa'poh'to'p Journey Update - Nov. 29 Join us to celebrate two years of ii’ taa’poh’to'p, the University of Calgary’s Indigenous Strategy with a pipe bag transfer ceremony to President Ed McCauley, an update on the strategy and keynotes from Douglas White and Elizabeth Carlson on Indigenous and settler responsibilities as we look towards the future of reconciliation. 11:30 am- 1:30 pm, MacEwan Ballroom. More information.
Canadian Blood Services Graduate Fellowship Program – Apply by November 29 Through this exciting Program, Canadian Blood Services offers stipend support for young investigators who want to initiate or continue training in the field of transfusion science. Graduate students undertaking full-time research training in a Canadian institution are invited to apply.
UCalgary Launches Crowdfunding Platform Students, faculty, staff and alumni can apply. Unlike other crowdfunding websites, 100 per cent of money raised goes towards your project. More information.
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.
DATES & EVENTS
Dec. 6 Deadline to withdraw from a course
Dec. 9 Exams
Dec. 25-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