Graduate Event Calendar

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2015 convocation application deadline
2015 convocation application deadline
Apr 1 all-day
Deadline to apply to Graduate for June 2015 convocation and to inform graduate program of your intention to convocate in June 2015. All degree requirements, including final grades, must be met by April 30, 2015,[...]
YUGSA Academic Funds deadline
YUGSA Academic Funds deadline
Apr 1 all-day
These include the Conference Support Fund, Thesis Support Fund, and Skills Development Fund. Applicants are eligible for funding from only one of these funds per year. Average funding is $100 per applicant and varies depending[...]
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MA Oral Examination
MA Oral Examination
Apr 2 all-day
Deadline for the Office of the Dean, Graduate Studies, to receive recommendations for Oral examination from the graduate program directors for master’s students expected to fulfill all requirements for June 2015 convocation.
Come check out YUM! 11:00 am
Come check out YUM!
Apr 2 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
York University Farmers’ Market (YUM) is held every Thursday (until exam period) in the TEL Building. You can buy your lunch, fresh produce, baked goods and much more.
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Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North 12:00 pm
Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North
The Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies 11th Student Conference will be held November 5-8, 2015 at the University of Calgary. The Call for Abstracts is now open. Abstracts will be accepted until May[...]
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Mitacs Step: Practice Your Presentation Skills I
Mitacs Step: Practice Your Presentation Skills I
Apr 7 all-day
Mitacs Step: Practice Your Presentation Skills I @ Room 305, York Lanes | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
    In this one-day workshop, theory is introduced in short bursts and participants spend the majority of time practicing their presentation skills while receiving onsite feedback. The focus on extensive practice and feedback is[...]
Shut Up and Write! 10:00 am
Shut Up and Write!
Apr 7 @ 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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Come check out YUM! 11:00 am
Come check out YUM!
Apr 9 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
York University Farmers’ Market (YUM) is held every Thursday (until exam period) in the TEL Building. You can buy your lunch, fresh produce, baked goods and much more.
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Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North 12:00 pm
Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North
The Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies 11th Student Conference will be held November 5-8, 2015 at the University of Calgary. The Call for Abstracts is now open. Abstracts will be accepted until May[...]
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Shut Up and Write! 10:00 am
Shut Up and Write!
Apr 14 @ 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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Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop for PhD Students 1:00 pm
Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop for PhD Students
Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Who Am I? Self Assessment Game was uniquely designed by York University’s Career Centre to assist you with your career exploration! Play this fun and interactive self-discovery board game where you will gain insights[...]
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York University Theatre and Performance Studies Graduate Symposium: Performing the Accidental Archive 2:30 pm
York University Theatre and Performance Studies Graduate Symposium: Performing the Accidental Archive
Apr 16 @ 2:30 pm – Apr 18 @ 3:30 pm
Performing the Accidental Archive is the fourth annual York University Theatre & Performance Studies graduate student symposium. This symposium is a call to explore the places, practices, objects, and events that are archival despite themselves[...]
Come check out YUM! 11:00 am
Come check out YUM!
Apr 16 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
York University Farmers’ Market (YUM) is held every Thursday (until exam period) in the TEL Building. You can buy your lunch, fresh produce, baked goods and much more.
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Robarts Goes Pop! 2015 Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference 2:58 pm
Robarts Goes Pop! 2015 Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference
Apr 17 @ 2:58 pm – Apr 18 @ 3:58 pm
Robarts Goes Pop! 2015 Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference @ Kaneff Tower, York Unviersity
The Robarts Centre is delighted to announce that the Third Annual Lecture in Canadian Studies will be given by our colleague Leslie Sanders on the theme: “‘The people who led to my ideas': Thinking about[...]
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Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North 12:00 pm
Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North
Apr 19 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North
The Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies 11th Student Conference will be held November 5-8, 2015 at the University of Calgary. The Call for Abstracts is now open. Abstracts will be accepted until May[...]
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Campus Tour 12:00 pm
Campus Tour
Apr 20 @ 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[...]
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Shut Up and Write! 10:00 am
Shut Up and Write!
Apr 21 @ 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[...]
Campus Tour 1:00 pm
Campus Tour
Apr 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 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[...]
Transfer and Mature Student Information Session 6:00 pm
Transfer and Mature Student Information Session
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
If you are a transfer student or a mature applicant, this session is for you! You’ll have the chance to meet with one of our seasoned recruitment reps who will provide you with information on[...]
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Campus Tour 10:00 am
Campus Tour
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
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[...]
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Mitacs Elevate 5:00 pm
Mitacs Elevate
Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Build your career through this competitive two-year postdoctoral fellowship. You’ll focus on management training, while completing an industry research-based project. Deadlines for open call (Spring 2015) Intent to Apply: April 23, 2015, 5 p.m. PDT[...]
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Science, Technology, and the Modern in Canada: a conference in honour of Richard Jarrell
Science, Technology, and the Modern in Canada: a conference in honour of Richard Jarrell
Apr 24 – Apr 25 all-day
Richard Jarrell’s wide historical interests circled consistently around the defining characteristics of modern science and technology — institutions and education, disciplines and professionalization, technical communities and political power. Across a wide array of topics, regions[...]
Thesis/Dissertation Exams
Thesis/Dissertation Exams
Apr 24 all-day
Last date for students to hold thesis/dissertation exams to fulfill requirements for June 2015 convocation.
Campus Tour 2:30 pm
Campus Tour
Apr 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 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[...]
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Information Session & Campus Tour 11:00 am
Information Session & Campus Tour
Apr 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Join us for a 30 minute information session and Q&A followed by a comprehensive campus tour. The campus tour will depart promptly at 11:30 a.m. and will be led by a current student. We look[...]
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Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North 12:00 pm
Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
Call for Abstracts: ACUNS 2015 Due North
The Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies 11th Student Conference will be held November 5-8, 2015 at the University of Calgary. The Call for Abstracts is now open. Abstracts will be accepted until May[...]
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Learn how to “DO” a Teaching Dossier 12:00 pm
Learn how to “DO” a Teaching Dossier
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The teaching dossier or teaching portfolio is a condensed reflection of your teaching philosophy and accomplishments. It essentially serves as a tool that will provide evidence of your teaching quality and effectiveness. This session is[...]
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Shut Up and Write! 10:00 am
Shut Up and Write!
Apr 28 @ 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[...]
Campus Tour 12:00 pm
Campus Tour
Apr 28 @ 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[...]
Transnational homies and the urban middle class: defining the ideal transnational service worker in Guatemala 2:30 pm
Transnational homies and the urban middle class: defining the ideal transnational service worker in Guatemala
Apr 28 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Transnational homies and the urban middle class: defining the ideal transnational service worker in Guatemala @ 901 Kaneff Tower, York University
York University’s Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) presents Transnational homies and the urban middle class: defining the ideal transnational service worker in Guatemala. Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 Location: Kaneff Tower 901[...]
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Thesis/Dissertation Submission
Thesis/Dissertation Submission
Apr 30 all-day
Thesis/dissertation must be submitted by this date for students planning to convocate in June 2015.
Campus Tour 2:00 pm
Campus Tour
Apr 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 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[...]