News

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
The call for abstracts for CONFORWest 2017 is now open! Graduate students from Canada and the United States are encouraged to participate in this unique opportunity. CONFORWest is an annual conference for graduate and senior level undergraduate students who are studying environmental sciences, ecology, and other natural resource management fields (including social...

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Calling all Canadian graduate students and early-career researchers: SSHRC and Global Affairs Canada are looking for the best ideas and solutions to Canada's International Policy Challenges.

Monday, January 9, 2017
The Parliamentary Internship Programme is an independent, non-partisan initiative of the Canadian Political Science Association delivered in cooperation with the House of Commons and supported by private and public sector sponsors. 

Monday, January 9, 2017
The 15th Annual Crossroads Interdisciplinary Research Conference is a student-led, academic health and wellness-focused research event hosted by the Graduate Student Society at the School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University.  

Monday, December 12, 2016
From all of us at the School of Graduate Studies, we extend our best wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year filled with peace, joy, and success. A friendly reminder that the SGS offices will be closed at 12:00 (noon) on December 23, 2016 and will reopen at 8:30 am on January 3, 2017. We hope to see you in the New Year!

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Joe Porter (BMus ’11/MMus ’13) recently performed at the world's premier percussion event, Percussive Arts Society International Convention.  Joe was selected from more than 1,000 auditionees from all around the world to perform in the elite World Percussion Group. The convention was held in Indianapolis and was attended by 5,000 to 6,000 percussionists...

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
On October 28-29, 2016 University of Lethbridge History MA student Brendan Cummins participated in the “Ways of Knowing” Conference at Harvard University’s Divinity School. Drawing from his undergraduate Honours Thesis, also completed at Lethbridge, Brendan presented a paper and took part in two days of collaborative and informative discussion with panels and papers...

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
It’s that time again—the Federal Government has begun their annual Post-Secondary Recruitment campaign for 2016!  There are a number of specific job opportunities available for students who will be graduating at the end of the year, as well as general subject–based inventories that students can apply for.  The application deadline is October 13, 2016. ...

Thursday, September 1, 2016
Check out the weekly events put on by Counselling & Career Services: Room to Breathe Wednesdays 11:00-12:00 Drop In: AH158   Forget about the future or the past for an hour.  Slow down and embrace the present.  In Room to Breathe you will learn how to ground yourself with mindfulness meditation and various breathing techniques....

Thursday, July 14, 2016
Congratulations James Rempel (MEd ’16) on receiving the Canadian Association of Foundations of Education (CAFE) Outstanding Thesis Award for 2016.    “My supervisor, Amy von Heyking, gave the thesis a foundation and wings with her passionate commitment to historical studies in education. I am also deeply grateful to the outstanding Curriculum and...