TheGraduate@Carleton – November 14, 2011


Graduate Student News

Welcome to the latest issue of TheGraduate@Carleton e-newsletter for graduate students. Please feel free to send us your feedback at


More Space for Grad Students

Coming soon, more office and research space will be available for graduate students on campus. Read More


And the Winner is……

Congratulations to our graduate student medallists for this year’s fall Convocation. Read More


TA Peer Observation

TAs get a helping hand from their peers. Read More


Financial Incentive for Your Feedback

A financial incentive is available to graduate students who are interested in participating in an hour-long focus group about grad student services at Carleton. Read More


Why Good People Do Bad Things

Christine Polihronis explains her research on bullying. Read More


Cool QR Codes

Michael Ayukawa is making a mark on virtual and real worlds. Read More | Watch Video


Gambling Addiction

Check out what our grad students are doing in Carleton’s Gambling Lab. Watch Video


Social Media for Cities

Robert Poole helps cities give the people a voice. Read More | Watch Video


Virtual Adventures

Two Carleton Grad Students Are Opening a Digital Gate to Virtual Worlds. Read More


Important Dates

  • Impending Award Deadlines
  • Mitacs Accelerate Internships – Deadline Nov. 17
  • Last Day for Submission to the Thesis Supervisor – Dec. 1
  • Last Day to Apply Online for Winter Graduation – Dec. 1
  • Fall Term Ends – Dec. 5
  • Last Day for Academic Withdrawal from Fall-term Courses – Dec. 5
  • Final Exams – Dec. 8 to 21
  • University Closed – Dec. 25 to Jan. 1


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TheGraduate@Carleton is produced by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs for all graduate students. This newsletter includes news, grad student research stories, and important date information of interest to graduate students. It is distributed twice a month during the fall and winter terms and monthly during the summer term.

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