Graduate Event Calendar

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First call for Papers for ISA Canada Graduate Student Paper Prize 2015
First call for Papers for ISA Canada Graduate Student Paper Prize 2015
Jan 1 all-day
ISA Canada is pleased to announce its call for the 2015 ISA Canada Graduate Student Paper Prize. Value: $500 Abstract (200 words) deadline: 1 January 2015. Paper submission deadline: 27 January 2015. Papers and abstracts[...]
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Call for Papers: 2015 YorkU Symposium on the Scholarship of Engagement
Call for Papers: 2015 YorkU Symposium on the Scholarship of Engagement
Jan 5 all-day
The Vice President Research & Innovation, along with the Knowledge Mobilization Unit, will be hosting the second York Symposium on the Scholarship of Engagement in April 2015. The Symposium will both explore the scholarship of[...]
[W15] classes start
[W15] classes start
Jan 5 all-day
Fall/Winter term [Y14-15] classes resume and Winter term [W15] classes start.
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Shut Up and Write! 10:00 am
Shut Up and Write!
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tired of working on your thesis, dissertation, or book alone? Need the motivation of others working around you to stay on track? Wish there were more opportunities to develop a community on campus? Come write[...]
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CUPE Professional Development Fund (PDF) deadline
CUPE Professional Development Fund (PDF) deadline
Jan 10 all-day
The Professional Development Fund provides funding to members in all Units to support them in attending and presenting at conferences, and with other professional development expenses. A total of $125,000 is allocated to this fund[...]
[W15] fees due
[W15] fees due
Jan 10 all-day
Winter term [W15] fees due and payable.
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Shut Up and Write! 10:00 am
Shut Up and Write!
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tired of working on your thesis, dissertation, or book alone? Need the motivation of others working around you to stay on track? Wish there were more opportunities to develop a community on campus? Come write[...]
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Communicating Science Effectively: Lightning Round Teaching in the Lab 12:00 pm
Communicating Science Effectively: Lightning Round Teaching in the Lab
Jan 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
There are many unique challenges for TAs in a laboratory based science course. Between ensuring students are on task and performing each step properly, checking flow sheets, and ensuring the safety of everyone in the[...]
How to be an Effective Music Teaching Assistant? 12:00 pm
How to be an Effective Music Teaching Assistant?
Jan 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Teaching a music tutorial can sometimes be very challenging. Some aspects such as communication with supervisors, clarity about our rights and responsibilities, applying active learning strategies, and keeping students motivated are fundamental aspects, influencing our[...]
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Call for Papers: (In)dependency and its Tensions: Democracy, Culture and (Post)Development
Call for Papers: (In)dependency and its Tensions: Democracy, Culture and (Post)Development
Jan 15 all-day
Call for Papers: (In)dependency and its Tensions: Democracy, Culture and (Post)Development
York University’s Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) is hosting its 4th International Graduate Student Research Conference (In)dependency and its Tensions: Democracy, Culture and (Post)Development May 1 and 2 @ York[...]
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Last day to add [W15]
Last day to add [W15]
Jan 19 all-day
Last day to add Winter term [W15] class without permission of instructor.
Certificate in Business and Consulting 6:30 pm
Certificate in Business and Consulting
Jan 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Certificate in Business and Consulting @ GSA Conference Room, 430 Student Centre
The York Graduate Management Consulting Association is proud to announce the creation of a Certificate in Business and Consulting. The certificate is designed to provide graduate students and post docs with fundamental knowledge in key[...]
GMCA Certificate in Business and Consulting class 6:30 pm
GMCA Certificate in Business and Consulting class
Jan 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The York Graduate Management Consulting Association (GMCA) Certificate in Business and Consulting is designed to provide graduate students and post docs with fundamental knowledge in key areas of business and consulting in order to broaden[...]
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Call for Papers: 10th Annual Critical Disability Studies Student Association Conference
Call for Papers: 10th Annual Critical Disability Studies Student Association Conference
Jan 20 all-day
Call for papers for 10th Annual CDSSA conference “Disability and Intersectionality: Practices, Theories, and Frameworks” (CDSSA, York University, Toronto, Canada; 8-9 April, 2015) Keynote Speaker: Our keynote address will be delivered by Dr Nirmala Erevelles[...]
Shut Up and Write! 10:00 am
Shut Up and Write!
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tired of working on your thesis, dissertation, or book alone? Need the motivation of others working around you to stay on track? Wish there were more opportunities to develop a community on campus? Come write[...]
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A ‘Forgetting Museum’ in Teacher Education? The Place where the page gets thicker in autobiographical representation 3:00 pm
A ‘Forgetting Museum’ in Teacher Education? The Place where the page gets thicker in autobiographical representation
Jan 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
New Approaches, Key Themes: A Grad Speaker Series in Education A ‘Forgetting Museum’ in Teacher Education? The Place where the page gets thicker in Autobiographical representation Speaker: David Lewkowich, Post-Doc, Education Facilitator: Prof. Lisa Farley,[...]
GMCA Certificate in Business and Consulting class 6:30 pm
GMCA Certificate in Business and Consulting class
Jan 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The York Graduate Management Consulting Association (GMCA) Certificate in Business and Consulting is designed to provide graduate students and post docs with fundamental knowledge in key areas of business and consulting in order to broaden[...]
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Call for Papers: Theorizing the Now: Issues of Contempraneity
Call for Papers: Theorizing the Now: Issues of Contempraneity
Jan 25 all-day
Strategies of Critique XXIX Conference of the Graduate Program in Social & Political Thought York University, Toronto April 24th and 25th, 2015 Call for Papers: Theorizing the Now: Issues of Contemporaneity “Why now?” This question,[...]
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AAPR Open Forum for graduate students 11:30 am
AAPR Open Forum for graduate students
Jan 26 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
York University Vice-President Academic and Provost Rhonda Lenton, and Vice-President Finance and Administration Gary Brewer are holding and Open Forum for graduate students to discuss the Academic and Administrative Program Review (AAPR). The AAPR is[...]
Teaching Critical Writing Skills 2:00 pm
Teaching Critical Writing Skills
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This workshop, co-facilitated by a writing skills professor and a librarian, will highlight strategies, assignments and resources that can be used by TAs to strengthen undergraduate students’ skills in writing quality research papers and assignments.[...]
GMCA Certificate in Business and Consulting class 6:30 pm
GMCA Certificate in Business and Consulting class
Jan 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The York Graduate Management Consulting Association (GMCA) Certificate in Business and Consulting is designed to provide graduate students and post docs with fundamental knowledge in key areas of business and consulting in order to broaden[...]
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Last day to drop [W15] or [Y14-15] course
Last day to drop [W15] or [Y14-15] course
Jan 27 all-day
Last day to drop [W15] or [Y14-15] course
Registration ends for [W15]
Registration ends for [W15]
Jan 27 all-day
Registration ends for Winter term [W15].
Shut Up and Write! 10:00 am
Shut Up and Write!
Jan 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tired of working on your thesis, dissertation, or book alone? Need the motivation of others working around you to stay on track? Wish there were more opportunities to develop a community on campus? Come write[...]
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GMCA Certificate in Business and Consulting class 6:30 pm
GMCA Certificate in Business and Consulting class
Jan 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The York Graduate Management Consulting Association (GMCA) Certificate in Business and Consulting is designed to provide graduate students and post docs with fundamental knowledge in key areas of business and consulting in order to broaden[...]
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An Introduction to Meta-analysis and Systematic Reviews 9:30 am
An Introduction to Meta-analysis and Systematic Reviews
Jan 30 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
This course provides an introduction to the role of meta-analysis and systematic reviews in evidence-based medicine. Statistical and practical issues relating to the design and interpretation of meta-analyses and systematic reviews are emphasized. Selected topics[...]
Campus Tour 12:00 pm
Campus Tour
Jan 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Please leave plenty of time for travel to campus – we will not be able to accommodate latecomers. This tour does not include a viewing of a residence room. WHERE TO MEET: On the 1st[...]
Designing Effective Teaching Techniques by Measuring Student Attention Spans 12:30 pm
Designing Effective Teaching Techniques by Measuring Student Attention Spans
Jan 30 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
How long can you reasonably expect your students to sustain attention in the classroom? One common belief is that the typical student’s attention span is about 10 to 15 minutes long. However, it is discovered[...]
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100% refund date for [W15]
100% refund date for [W15]
Jan 31 all-day
100% refund date for Winter term.