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TheGraduate@Carleton – December 19, 2012

 

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 fgpa_newsletter@carleton.ca

 
   

Happy Holidays

We want to take this opportunity to wish you a wonderful holiday season and a happy new year.  More

 
   

Book This Date – Winter Orientation Jan. 18

Winter Orientation for all new TAs and grad students (starting in Jan.) is Jan. 18, 2013.  More

 

 
   

Holiday Hours & Building Closures

Check out what’s open and when during the holiday season at Carleton.  More

 
   

Creating Compelling Computer Games

PhD student Gail Carmichael is hoping to develop technology, techniques and tools to help computer game writers create more interesting stories.  More

 

 
   

Second Round of OGS Scholarships

Check out the new criteria for the second round of OGS scholarships.  More

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GRAD TALK – Finale?

Over the past semester, graduate students have shared their ideas and comments  through GRAD TALK. Now, we want to know if you want this forum to continue?  More

 
   

Develop Your Teaching Dossier

Develop your teaching dossier by participating in the Educational Development Centre’s Graduate Student Learning Community.  More

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The Canadian Graduate and Professional Student Survey (CGPSS)

Participate in the next CGPSS and have your say to help improve graduate studies at Carleton.   More

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Note for New TAs

All new Teaching Assistants must register with payroll by Jan. 15 in order to be paid on Jan. 30.   More

 
   

Want to be a Residence Fellow?

The deadline to apply to be a Residence Fellow is Jan. 10. More

 
   

IMPORTANT DATES

ACADEMIC DEADLINES

Dec. 30 – Deadline for Winter term tuition fee payment.

Jan. 7 – Late charges now apply to your account if you have not paid your Winter tuition fees.

Jan. 7 – Winter term classes begin.

Jan. 18 – Last day for registration for Winter term classes. Last day to change courses or sections for Winter term classes.

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINES FOR PUBLICATIONS & PROPOSALS 

Jan. 15 – Deadline for proposals for Annual Underhill Graduate Student Colloquium

Feb. 4 – Deadline to submit articles to Health Science Inquiry

 

AWARDS & COMPETITIONS

Jan. 7Deadline for entries to the 2013 Social Enterprise Student Competition

Jan. 11 – New deadline to apply for the Graduate Student Open Access Award (sponsored by the GSA)

Jan. 18 – Deadline to apply for the Lamda Foundatilon Award

Feb. 1 – Deadline to apply for second round of OGS scholarships

Feb. 1 – Deadline to apply for the Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation of Canada scholarship

Feb. 15 – Deadline to apply for Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada Grad Research Fellowships

Note: For information about other awards, go to FGPA’s awards and funding website.

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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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