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Thursday, September 17, 2015
Graduate Students Plan to attend one of the sessions of our next Graduate Assistant Teaching Development workshop: Assessment: Marking and Grading This hands-on workshop will help participants develop skills necessary to effectively deal with marking and grading of student work. Workshop activities address creating and understanding scoring guides and rubrics, and their...
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
All students who plan to travel on university activity are encouraged to complete a Personal Travel Form to be entered in Campus Safety's Student Safety Abroad Registry. Registration for personal travel is optional. The Student Safety Abroad Policy was approved at the June 12, 2015 Open Session meeting of the Board of Governors of the University of Lethbridge and came...
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Postdoctoral Scholar Position Area: Population/public health (social scientist, qualitative research methods)Duration: 2 yearsStart date: Late 2015 / early 2016Annual Stipend: $50,000 The Department of Community Health Sciences in the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary is accepting applications for the following Postdoctoral Fellow position...
Monday, September 14, 2015
One hour, University Hall B640 Available Dates: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, October 5, 2015 from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday, October 7, 2015 from 10 to 11 a.m. The University of Lethbridge is committed to maintaining high standards, and requires that all research involving human participants undertaken...
Monday, September 14, 2015
One hour, University Hall B640 Available Dates: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 2 to 3 p.m. Monday, October 5, 2015 from 2 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, October 7, 2015 from 1 to 2 p.m. The use of animals for research, teaching and testing is a privilege, and one that comes with important responsibilities, including to ensure that good...
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Do you have a passion for science? Are you looking to volunteer this year in a fun and exciting way?The Let’s Talk Science outreach team is looking for you! We have been offering science outreach programs to the Lethbridge community for five years and are searching for new volunteers for the 2015/2016 school year. Let’s Talk Science is an award-winning, national, non-...
Monday, August 24, 2015
Register Now A full Endnote session is comprised of two parts, Part 1 and Part 2, each focusing on different aspects of this software as noted below. You must take Part 1 in order to register for Part 2. For graduate students to be recognized by the School of Graduate Studies as has having completed Endnote training, you must attend both parts. Endnote is a "...
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Interactive Orientation Symposium September 7 to 11, 2015 Start Navigating Your Graduate Journey Graduate Student attendance throughout the day on September 7 and 8 as well as at other orientation events during the week is essential. During Graduate Student Orientation you will: Meet other graduate students, staff and faculty members Learn what to expect as part of the...
Monday, August 17, 2015
As a graduate student at uLethbridge, you are invited to participate in the Graduate Teaching Assistant Professional Development (GTA PD) program offered to all graduate students by the Teaching Centre. Participation in the GTA PD Program and attendance at other Teaching Centre events provides you with an opportunity for professional development as well as formal...
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Alberta SPOR SUPPORT Unit Career Development in Methods and Health ServicesResearch Platform 2015 Fall Studentship Competition Announcement The Career Development in Methods and Health Services Research Platform is pleased to announce the first competition for the SPOR Graduate Studentship in Patient-Oriented Research. The program will fund up to eight (8) awards...
Monday, August 10, 2015
In June 2015, the Provincial Government announced Bill 3, the proposed interim supply bill that proposed a freeze to tuition at the 2014-15 levels, as well as the elimination of market modifiers. In July 2015, the University received clarification from the Government on the details of the fees to be frozen. The revised eligible tuition and mandatory fees for 2015-16 have...
Monday, August 10, 2015
All new and continuing graduate students are required to register online via the Bridge every semester. See the Registration Guide for detailed information about how to register. September 15 at 11:30 p.m.is the last day for course add/drop and registration for the Fall 2015 semester.
Monday, August 10, 2015
Effective June 30 to August 28, the School of Graduate Studies Office will be closed during the lunch period. The SGS will be open from 8:30 a.m. to noon, and 1:30 to 4:30, Monday to Friday.
Monday, August 10, 2015
If you have received a multi-year award, you will be asked to submit the Annual Progress/Renewal Scholarship Report two weeks prior to the anniversary of the award's start date. Watch your inbox for more information from the Graduate Awards Advisor.
Monday, August 10, 2015
If you are currently receiving this award (you must have started your program of study in or prior to September 2013) and are still eligible, you will need to submit your complete Advantage Award application for renewal as soon as possible. Late submissions will not be paid retro-actively.
Monday, August 10, 2015
All full-time students are automatically enrolled in the ULSU Health and Dental Plans. If you have alternative insurance benefits, you may choose to opt-out. To opt-out online click here.
Monday, August 10, 2015
The GSA, in partnership with Lethbridge Transit, offers all graduate students reduced transit fares through a U-Pass program. If you have questions regarding the U-Pass and its distribution, please see the GSA website
Monday, August 10, 2015
Graduate student attendance throughout the day on September 7 and 8 as well as at other orientation events during the week is essential. The schedule for orientation will be posted in the SGS Events Calendar.
Monday, August 10, 2015
The GSA First Impressions program is designed to make the move to Lethbridge, or the move from undergrad to graduate student life, smoother for new students. Incoming graduate students are paired with current graduate students who are able to answer questions and provide information, usually via email. A campus tour is also (usually) the first part of this partnership.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The Board of Governors and the Graduate Students’ Association have negotiated and ratified a new collective agreement which governs the paid employment of graduate students as graduate assistants at the University of Lethbridge. The collective agreement is in effect from May 1st of 2015 to April 30th of 2018. All members of the University community are encouraged to...
Monday, July 20, 2015
The newly-established research group of Dr. Nehal Thakor is currently accepting applications for a postdoctoral fellow and graduate studentship positions in the research area of RNA synthetic biology. Applicants will ideally have experience in SELEX, RNA chemical probing, and RNA structure function analysis. Experience with RNA-seq and RNA bioinformatics will be an asset...
Friday, June 26, 2015
The Graduate Students' Association (GSA) is now accepting applications for the following paid board positions: Student Events Portfolio; Administration Portfolio; Board Liaison Portfolio; All graduate students are eligible to apply. To apply, please email your bio (200-300 words) and resume to the GSA by 12pm on Tuesday, June 30, 2015.
Friday, June 26, 2015
The following 1.5 credit courses each run for 6 weeks in the Fall term. The prerequisite is admission to a graduate program. SSCI 5101 Research Methodology Advanced investigation of epistemological, ontological, and ethical concerns relating to research methodologies.Meets Thursdays Sept 9 to Oct 20 @ 3:05 - 5:45 SSCI 5107 Discourse AnalysisAdvanced exploration of the...
Friday, June 26, 2015
Five graduate students from the Goater lab recently attended the annual meeting of the Canadian Society of Zoologists at U of Calgary in May. Two of these students, Stephanie Reimer (MSc candidate) and Brad van Paridon (PhD candidate) won top prizes for 'Best Student Presentation'. Reimer competed in the Ecology & Evolution category of the society and won for her...
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Are you a new or recent graduate? Will you be completed course work by September 2015?Explore what Alberta Abroad has to offer. China - 3 postings with the Canada China Business CouncilDetailed position postings and application guidelines can be found here. USA - 1 posting with Canada's Permanent Mission to the UN Detailed position posting and application guidelines can...