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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
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.
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...
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
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...
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...
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...
Friday, May 15, 2015
The CUSRI is a four-day event taking place from May 31 to June 4 where 20 students will work under the guidance of Concordia's top professors and researchers addressing big questions on the theme of space. Participants will be lodged free of charge in the former Grey Nuns convent, now converted to a student residence. More
Friday, May 15, 2015
Call for Presentations First Annual UPEI Multidisciplinary Graduate Research Conference The first annual graduate research conference will be held from August 6 to August 8, 2015, at the University of Prince Edward Island. Students in any graduate program from across Canada are invited to submit a presentation abstract by June 10, 2015. Proposals received after this date...
Friday, May 15, 2015
NeuroDevNet and Brain Canada (through the Canada Brain Research Fund) are pleased to announce a competition for studentships in developmental neurosciences valued at up to $30,000 per year for a maximum funding term of two years, and postdoctoral fellowships valued at up to $50,000 per year for a maximum funding term of two years. All awards include an additional $5,000...
Friday, April 17, 2015
Saturday, June 27 - Sunday, June 28, 2015:9:30am - 4pm - JustWrite Workshops Sunday, June 28, 2015:7pm - JustWrite Wrap-Up Readings! Deadline to register: June 15, 2015Fee: $440($100 non-refundable) With great excitement, YouthWrite® is delighted to announce their inaugural program, JustWrite, a camp for adults who love to write...just about anything! If you are a...
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
The Advanced Resolution Terradynamics (ARTeMiS) Lab within the Department of Geography at the University of Lethbridge is accepting applications for new graduate student, postdoctoral fellow and laboratory technician positions. Dr. Chris Hopkinson’s ARTeMiS lab is well-resourced with cutting edge Geomatics, Lidar, Imaging, Ground Penetrating Radar, and Environmental...
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
The Department of Geography, University of Lethbridge is recruiting students for their graduate programs in several areas and for several specific projects. The application deadline for Fall 2015 admission is May 1, 2015. For information on the School of Graduate Studies at the University of Lethbridge: ulethbridge.ca/graduate-studies For information on the application...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
15-22 August 2015, Ontarion, Canada Big data and the digital divide Saturday 15 - Saturday 22 August 2015University of Waterloo, Western University, and Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada The Commonwealth Summer School was instigated by the ACU in 2011. It aims to provide a forum to bring together high quality students from every corner of the Commonwealth to discuss...
Friday, March 27, 2015
Congratulations to Cameron Bye (third from left), Kartik Iyer (third from right) and Rudy Majumdar (fourth from right) on being named the first, second and third-place winners in the School of Graduate Studies' Three Minute Thesis Finals Competition, held last week. First Place Cameron Bye, MSc Candidate (Neuroscience)What role do NMDA receptors have in learning and...

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