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Upcoming Events

Starting Research: Using Library Resources

Academic Support led by Kydra Mayhew

Monday, October 2
1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
IEC Classroom Seton Annex 102


PSYC Society Pub Night

PSYC Society’s first big social night of the year is on October 2, 7pm at the Rook Pub. Open to all students – you don’t have to be in PSYC! All ages welcome.

Monday, October 2
7:00 p.m.
Campus Pub


How to write a Research Paper

Academic Support led by Lisa Crowell

Tuesday, October 3
1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Seton 501


MSVU Black and Indigenous Speaker Series featuring Dr. El Jones. Loving Dogs, Loving Cops: The Weaponization of Police Dogs

Dr. Jones’ presentation looks at the history of dogs and colonization in Canada, tracing their use in anti-Indigenous and anti-Black violence to today’s coerced deployment of dogs in policing. Examining ideas of agency, consent and freedom for animals. Dr.Jones argues that abolition also extends to liberating animals from state oppression.

Wednesday, October 4
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
McCain 302 or MS Teams


Using Statistics Canada Data

This online workshop will teach you how to access data from Statistics Canada, from our open access and licenced data catalogs. You will learn how you can use data for your research projects or thesis.

This is not a statistics workshop! You do not need to know how to use or analyze data to attend.

Wednesday, October 4
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Online event – register here to attend.


MSV Alumni Fall Sip & Paint

The Alumni Association is excited to bring to you the Fall Sip & Paint! Don’t be afraid to try something new – we are here to help you relax and unleash your creative side. Join us for a fun-filled day of sipping, painting, and creating beautiful memories and artwork that you can take home. So, don’t be nervous, come and let’s make some beautiful art together! You don’t need to be an artist to join us, we will have a guided paint night presented by Mauya • The Abstract Tribe. So join us in making beautiful art together! No prior experience necessary – just bring your enthusiasm and willingness to create. Registration includes art supplies, wine and food. All you need to do is register! The registration fee is $20 and only limited spots are available, so hurry register.

Wednesday, October 4
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Campus Pub


REC Trivia League

Join Mount Campus in the Campus Pub on Thursday evenings at 7:00 p.m. for trivia.

You can register for the league as a team or an individual, and compete for the grand prize!

Can’t compete every week? Join in anyways and compete for smaller weekly prizes. No registration required.

Thursday, October 5
7:00 p.m.
The Rook (Campus Pub)


APA Citation Workshop

This in-person library workshop will provide an introduction to APA citation style. During the workshop you will learn about guidelines for using APA style, and have a chance to work on citations with a librarian.

Tuesday, October 10
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Seton 331 – register here to attend.


Study Skills

Study skills with the Learning Strategist – James Jollymore

Wednesday, October 11
2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
IEC Classroom Seton Annex 102


Graduate Education – Library Research Workshop

This online workshop will introduce you to the MSVU Library & Archives. You will learn about search strategies, keyword development, and how to access library resources using a variety of subject-specific databases.

This workshop is free, and you are welcome to attend as many times as you need!

Wednesday, October 11
7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Online event – register here to attend.


Graduate Social Sciences – Library Research Workshop

This in-person workshop will introduce you to the MSVU Library & Archives. You will learn about search strategies, keyword development, and how to access library resources using a variety of subject-specific databases.

This workshop is free, and you are welcome to attend as many times as you need!

Thursday, October 12
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Online event – register here to attend.


REC Trivia League

Join Mount Campus in the Campus Pub on Thursday evenings at 7:00 p.m. for trivia.

You can register for the league as a team or an individual, and compete for the grand prize!

Can’t compete every week? Join in anyways and compete for smaller weekly prizes. No registration required.

Thursday, October 12
7:00 p.m.
The Rook (Campus Pub)


Badminton Tournament

Grab your racquets and sign up for our Campus REC Badminton Tournament! Participants can sign-up for singles or doubles play.

All participants must register at msvu.ca/rec by October 11. Full game schedule and tournament rules will be emailed out on Thursday, October 12.

Friday, October 13
1:30 – 5:00 p.m.
A. Garnet Brown Gymnasium


MLA Citation Workshop

This in-person library workshop will provide an introduction to MLA citation style. During the workshop you will learn about guidelines for using MLA style, and have a chance to work on citations with a librarian.

Tuesday, October 17
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Seton 331 – register here to attend.


REC Trivia League

Join Mount Campus in the Campus Pub on Thursday evenings at 7:00 p.m. for trivia.

You can register for the league as a team or an individual, and compete for the grand prize!

Can’t compete every week? Join in anyways and compete for smaller weekly prizes. No registration required.

Thursday, October 19
7:00 p.m.
The Rook (Campus Pub)


Graduate Arts-Based Research – Library Research Workshop

This in-person workshop will introduce you to the MSVU Library & Archives. You will learn about search strategies, keyword development, and how to access library resources using a variety of subject-specific databases.

This workshop is free, and you are welcome to attend as many times as you need!

Tuesday, October 24
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Seton 331 – register here to attend.


Chicago Citation Workshop

This in-person library workshop will provide an introduction to Chicago citation style. During the workshop you will learn about guidelines for using Chicago style, and have a chance to work on citations with a librarian.

Tuesday, October 24
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Seton 329 – register here to attend.


Graduate Theses – Library Research Workshop

This online workshop will introduce you to the MSVU Library & Archives and the supports available to you as you write your thesis.

This workshop is free, and you are welcome to attend as many times as you need!

Wednesday, November 15
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Online event – register here to attend.

Recurring Events

Mount Mentor Ask Me Anything Drop-Ins

Stop by the Library Learning Commons and ask the Mount Mentors anything!

Mondays, 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Peer Support Fall Lounge Hours (Assisi 203)

Mondays, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Tuesdays, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Thursdays, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.


Drop-in Badminton (A. Garnet Brown Gymnasium)

Shuttles will be provided. We have a limited number of racquets available and strongly recommend students bring their own if possible.

Mondays, 1:30-2:30 p.m. (no drop-in October 2 or October 9)
Wednesdays, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Thursdays, 9:00 – 10:30 p.m.


PSYC Society Student Drop-Ins

Come by the student lounge & hang out for a bit! Whether you want to meet other students, build connections with upper-uear students, provide your wisdom to junior students, or just veg out between classes, the doors are open to you!

Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Evaristus 433


Sisters Quran Halaqa

Gathering together to learn something new.

Tuesdays, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Evaristus C410 (Peace Room)


Brothers Quran Halaqa

Fridays, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Evaristus C410 (Peace Room)