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Upcoming Events

 Grad students are invited to attend these upcoming events. For off-campus students, many events are hosted online or shared on YouTube. Email msvu.ca for details.

Grad Student Orientation 2016

New and returning grad students are invited to join us for Orientation 2016! 

Tuesday September 6th, 2016
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Seton Auditorium A

Meet new and returning students, faculty, and administrative staff.  Learn (or refresh your memory) on important resources for grad students! Enjoy light refreshments and conversation. Find out:

  • How graduate programs are organized and administered
  • Who to contact
  • Where to go for help

Get acquainted (or reacquainted) with the graduate policies, processes and regulations that you’ll need to know and understand--where to find them, and Who to contact with questions.

Learn more about:

  • The newest Library resources to help you on campus and online
  • Other resources and services available to you
  • Tips and advice from current graduate students

If you plan to attend, please email graduate@msvu.ca to RSVP.  Please include your name and your program of study in your message.

If you can't attend in person, be sure to check out our Orientation playlist on YouTube »

2016-17 Career Planning Workshops for Graduate Students

These workshops are designed specifically for graduate students, and they can help you make the big move from student to professional. If you're not able to attend these sessions, you are welcome to sign up for one of the many workshops, sessions, or resources offered by Career Planning Services.

Identifying and Communicating Your Skills: Offered by Christine Frigault (Career Planning Services) and Dr. Gayle MacDonald (Associate Vice-President Research)
Thursday October 20th, 2016. 12:00 noon, Evaristus 409.

Academic Job Search: Presented by Dr. Kim Kienapple (Dean of Graduate Studies).
Wednesday November 16th, 5:00 p.m., Seton 304.

Interview Preparation: Offered by Christine Frigault (Career Planning Services).
Tuesday December 6th, 2016, 5:00 p.m., Evaristus 102.

The Job Search Outside Academia: Offered by Christine Frigault (Career Planning Services).
Thursday January 26th, 2017, 5:00 p.m., Seton 304.

Resumes and CVs: Offered by Christine Frigault (Career Planning Services).
Tuesday, February 28th, 2017, 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m., Seton 306.

Thesis-writing Roundtable:  Presented by Dr. Kim Kienapple (Dean of Graduate Studies).
Monday, March 20th, 2017, 5:00 p.m., Seton 304.

Interview Preparation: Offered by Christine Frigault (Career Planning Services).
Wednesday, April 5th, 2017, 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m., Evaristus 102.

 

3MT

The Mount's local 3-Minute Thesis competition will be held on Thursday March 30th, 2017.
Learn more » 

Graduate Elective Courses 2016 - 17

Grad students, do you want to take elective courses from other departments and program areas in 2016 - 17? Browse this list of graduate elective courses »

Remember to consult with your academic advisor when selecting your courses and planning your grad program.