TheGraduate@Carleton – March 6, 2013


Graduate Student News

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Global Outlook

Grad student Numan Qardash found time to continue his passionate pursuit of photography while completing his master’s degree.   More

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Grad Co-op Student of the Year

And the winner of the 2012 Graduate Co-op Student of the Year Award is Tatiana Nesviginsky.  More

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Co-op and Career Services

Don’t wait until you graduate. Check out what Co-op and Career Services can offer you now.   More

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OGS Results Coming Soon

You will be notified shortly if you have won an Ontario Graduate Scholarship.   More

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Graduate Research Forum – You Can Still Participate

There is still time to participate in the upcoming Graduate Research Forum as the deadline has been extended to March 15.  More

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Three Minute Thesis Competition (3MT)

The deadline to participate is now closed. But you can still watch other grad students battle for top honours in the 3MT.  More

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Using Personal Technology in the Workplace


Free Mitacs Workshops

All three of the upcoming March Mitacs workshops are now full.  More


Modelling NATO

Find out how grad students from the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs fared at the recent Model NATO competition.  More

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Human-Computer Interaction Students Interact

Graduate students in the Human-Computer Interaction program have been exploring new ways to network and reach out to the HCI community. More


Brain Awareness Week

Find out how Carleton grad students are helping to promote Brain Awareness Week March 4-8.   More


Psych-o-Logo: The Competition

The Department of Psychology is looking for a departmental logo that can be used for their website and various promotional materials. Find out how you can help.   More


Internship in Barbardos – Deadline Extended

The deadline to apply for an internship in Barbados has been extended. More




Mar. 12 – Part-time OSAP application deadline for students registered Winter term only

Mar. 27Summer term registration date for all graduate students

Mar. 29 – Stat Holiday

April 10 – Winter term ends

For a complete list of all academic and financial dates and deadlines, please go to the Registrar’s website.



Mar. 6 – New Graduate and Alumni Career Fair

Mar. 6Student Mental Health Framework (for TAs)

Mar. 7Citation Management Workshop (MacOdrum Library)

Mar. 11 – Mitacs Workshop Practise Your Interview Skills

Mar. 12 – Mitacs Workshop Business & Dining Etiquette

Mar. 12Library Workshop:  Advanced NVivo training

Mar. 12 OPP is Recruiting Info Session

Mar. 13 –  Mitacs Workshop on Team Building

Mar. 13Assessing the Hidden Job Market – Part 1

Mar. 14Interview Skills for Grad Students

Mar. 15Citation Management Workshop

Mar. 18Citation Management Workshop

Mar. 20Accessing the Hidden Job Market – Part 2

Mar. 26 Library:  Citation Management Drop-In session



Mar. 8 – Deadline to nominate an exceptional TA

Mar. 11Deadline to apply for OPIRG-Carleton graduate student bursaries.

Mar. 15 – Deadline to apply to the Stats Can Postdoctoral program

Mar. 19 – Funding Opportunities for Study in Germany

Mar. 19    Funding Opportunities for Research in Germany

April 5Deadline to enter the It’s Your Job Competition.

April 15 – Deadline to apply for a Dobbin Scholarship.

April 30Early bird deadline to register for Prague Summer School programs

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



Mar. 7-9 – 19th Annual Underhill Graduate Student Colloquium

Mar. 8-10 – CIS Men’s Basketball Finals. Come and watch the fun

Mar. 8 – Ottawa-Carleton Student Northern Research Symposium

Mar. 9-10First annual Art History grad student conference

Mar. 22 –  Guest Lecture: Cross-Disciplinary Action to Address the Challenge of Global Maternal Health

Mar. 27 – Graduate Research Forum

Mar. 27 Three Minute Thesis Competition

Mar. 28Guest Lecture – Science Fiction of Henrietta Lacks and Other Tales

Mar. 28Guest Lecture – Bioslavery in the Moment of biotechnology








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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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