Events Calendar

May 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Career Skills Workshop for Masters and PhD Students @ GSC Thea's Lounge | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Wondering how your UBC graduate degree (Masters / PhD) will help get you a job? Learn what key skills you need to develop to maximize the effectiveness of your job search. Understand what employers are[...]
Yoga Class @ Thea Koerner House
Jun 2 @ 5:30 pm – Jul 28 @ 6:30 pm
Yoga Class @ Thea Koerner House | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Time to get bendy and relieve stress. The GSS Yoga Class is back! Dates: June 2 – July 28, 2015 (Tuesdays, 8 sessions) Time: 5:30 – 6:30pm No class on June 30, 2015 You asked,[...]
Zumba Class @ Thea Koerner House
Jun 2 @ 6:30 pm – Jul 28 @ 7:30 pm
Zumba Class @ Thea Koerner House | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
This program has been cancelled due to low registration. Ditch the Workout, Join the Party – The GSS Zumba Classes are back! Dates: June 2 – July 28, 2015 (Tuesdays, 8 sessions) Time: 6:30pm –[...]
Aug 11 @ 5:30 pm – Aug 25 @ 6:30 pm
GSS Yoga Classes - August Extension @ Thea Koerner House | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Dates: August 11-25, 2015 (Tuesdays, 3 sessions) Time: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Location: Thea Koerner House Drop-ins: $7/session Payable at the Graduate Student Society office (225 – 6371 Crescent Road) You asked, we listened.[...]
French 102 @ GSS Loft (Room 4202, the Nest)
Sep 28 @ 2:30 pm – Dec 7 @ 4:00 pm
French 102 @ GSS Loft (Room 4202, the Nest) | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
*** THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED *** Parlez-vous francais? Non? Want to? Your GSS is happy to announce the return of the French Language classes. This intermediate level (102) will help you continue with your mastery[...]
French 101 @ GSS Loft (Room 4202, the Nest)
Sep 28 @ 4:00 pm – Dec 7 @ 5:30 pm
French 101 @ GSS Loft (Room 4202, the Nest) | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Parlez-vous francais? Non? Want to? Your GSS is happy to announce the return of the French Language classes. This beginner friendly level (101) will help you with your mastery of the French language. Dates: October 19[...]
Yoga Class @ Thea Koerner House
Sep 28 @ 5:30 pm – Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm
Yoga Class @ Thea Koerner House | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Time to get bendy and relieve stress. The GSS Yoga Class is back! Dates: September 28 – December 7, 2015 (10 Mondays) Time: 5:30 – 6:30pm Location: Thea Koerner House No class on October 12, 2015[...]
Figure Skating Class @ Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre
Oct 9 @ 12:00 pm – Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm
Figure Skating Class @ Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
*** THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED *** *** THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED *** With basic skills already mastered, skaters will start to learn spins, jumps, fundamental edge control and figure skating skills. They will also[...]
Learn To Skate Class @ Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre
Oct 9 @ 12:00 pm – Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm
Learn To Skate Class @ Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
A fun approach to learning to skate, designed for Adults with limited or no experience. We will focus on familiarizing you to the ice and arena environment. Our professional instructors will take you through the natural progressions[...]
Introduction to R Workshop @ Earth Sciences Building
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Introduction to R Workshop @ Earth Sciences Building | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Introduction to the R environment for statistical computing and graphics. This workshop assumes no prior experience with R or programming. Topics covered include: the R environment and R Studio user interface R syntax, the help[...]
Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Career Strategies for International Graduate Students @ GSS Ballroom | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
GSS Workshop Series – Career Strategies for International Graduate Students This workshop combines professional advice with first-hand experience to help you strategize in advance for your professional development and immigration goals. Our panelists are UBC[...]
Graduate Student Writing Group @ Koerner Library - Room 216
Nov 3 @ 4:00 pm – Nov 4 @ 6:00 pm
Graduate Student Writing Group @ Koerner Library - Room 216 | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Better writing starts with more writing, but it can be difficult to make the time – or get the accountability and feedback/support to start and keep a writing habit. This facilitated writing group was designed[...]
Graduate Student Writing Group @ Koerner Library - Room 216
Nov 10 @ 4:00 pm – Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm
Graduate Student Writing Group @ Koerner Library - Room 216 | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Better writing starts with more writing, but it can be difficult to make the time – or get the accountability and feedback/support to start and keep a writing habit. This facilitated writing group was designed[...]
Graduate Student Writing Group @ Koerner Library - Room 216
Nov 17 @ 4:00 pm – Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm
Graduate Student Writing Group @ Koerner Library - Room 216 | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Better writing starts with more writing, but it can be difficult to make the time – or get the accountability and feedback/support to start and keep a writing habit. This facilitated writing group was designed[...]
Small Space Gardening Workshop @ GSS Loft at the Nest Room 4202
Jan 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Small Space Gardening Workshop @ GSS Loft at the Nest Room 4202 | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
https://youtu.be/Rb2kwNzcSWA We live in a metropolitan city, but we can still grow food – and lots of it! And even on the smallest balconies, rooftops and windowsills of apartments. This workshop will focus on container[...]
Zumba Class @ Thea Koerner House
Jan 25 @ 5:30 pm – Apr 4 @ 6:30 pm
Zumba Class @ Thea Koerner House | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Ditch the Workout, Join the Party – The GSS Zumba Classes are back! Dates: January 25 – April 4, 2016 (Mondays, 9 sessions) Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm No class on February 8 and March 28, 2016 You[...]
Yoga Class @ Thea Koerner House
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm
Yoga Class @ Thea Koerner House | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Time to get bendy and relieve stress. The GSS Yoga Class is back! Dates: January 26 – April 5, 2016 (11 Tuesdays) Time: 6:00 – 7:00pm Location: Thea Koerner House Drop-ins welcome: $7 per session Payable[...]
Feb 9 @ 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Namaste Workshop, GSS Series – Yoga for Beginners @ GSS Loft (Rm. 4202 at the Nest) | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
https://youtu.be/1rDGVZ90p9k Always wanted to try yoga but not comfortable going to a studio class? We’ve got a workshop for all potential yogis! Yoga for Beginners focuses on foundations of simple poses and breathing techniques to[...]
Mar 8 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Namaste Workshop, GSS Series – Yoga for Mindful Wellness @ GSS Loft (Rm. 4202 at the Nest) | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
https://youtu.be/bjJr2pwo4uA This workshop uses yoga, breathing techniques, guided meditation and mindfulness exercises to explore the connection between mental wellness and the body. We will learn, practice, and reflect on movement, self-awareness, and self-regulation techniques with the[...]
Mar 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Tax Return for Grads Workshop @ GSS Thea's Lounge | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Easy steps of preparing your tax return and filing it online. A FREE workshop for UBC graduate students on: A condensed tutorial on the basics of filing personal tax returns in Canada Step-by-step demonstration on[...]
Mar 23 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Career Launchpad: Graduate Student Workshops & Professional Headshots @ GSS Loft (Rm. 4202 at The Nest) | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
https://youtu.be/2V4FIEoDYTw The GSS, in collaboration with CSIC (UBC Centre for Student Involvement and Careers), is excited to host an afternoon of events designed to enhance your career and jumpstart your success with a new headshot[...]
Financial Literacy for Grad Students Session @ GSS Loft (Rm. 4202 at The Nest)
Apr 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Financial Literacy for Grad Students Session @ GSS Loft (Rm. 4202 at The Nest) | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
It’s spring time, and we know stress level can be high on students. Job hunts, graduation and student loan payments starting to take a toll? Let us help! Curious how your program completion will impact your[...]
Namaste Workshop, GSS Series – Live Music Yoga @ Graduate Student Centre - Thea's Lounge
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Namaste Workshop, GSS Series – Live Music Yoga @ Graduate Student Centre - Thea's Lounge | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
https://youtu.be/GZl7aexMQyk End your semester on a zen musical note. The GSS is bringing live music to the final yoga session of the semester! (Note: This is also the last lesson of our regular GSS yoga class.) We[...]
Not on My Campus: Sexual Assault & Harassment Awareness Conference @ GSS Penthouse | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Join the conversation, speak out, and stand up against sexual assault and harassment. You can help end the violence. Not On My Campus is a one-day conference that engages graduate students on the issues of sexual assault[...]
Masters/PhD Career Skills @ UBC Centre for Student Involvement & Careers @ Brock Hall
May 9 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Masters/PhD Career Skills @ UBC Centre for Student Involvement & Careers @ Brock Hall | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Are you wondering how your UBC graduate degree (Masters / PhD) will help get you a job? Learn what key skills you need to develop to maximize the effectiveness of your job search. Understand what[...]
GSS Zumba Class @ GSS Ballroom
Sep 26 @ 5:30 pm – Dec 5 @ 6:30 pm
GSS Zumba Class @ GSS Ballroom | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Dates: September 26 – December 5, 2016 (Mondays, 9 sessions) Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm No class on October 10 & November 21 Ditch the Workout, Join the Party – The GSS Zumba Classes are back! Open[...]
GSS Yoga Class @ GSS Ballroom
Sep 29 @ 5:30 pm – Dec 8 @ 6:30 pm
GSS Yoga Class @ GSS Ballroom | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Dates: September 29 – December 8, 2016 (Thursdays, 10 sessions) Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm No class on November 24 Time to get bendy and relieve stress. The GSS Yoga Classes are back! Open to yogis[...]
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Live Webinar: 5 Most Frustrating Mistakes that Can Keep You Stuck in Grad School @ Thea's Lounge (or @ your laptop) | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Register now to join us at the live event, including coffee + discussion! OR Online Webinar & FREE E-Book: register here Do you feel you are stuck in grad school? Do you want to learn The[...]
Nov 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nutrition Workshop Series: Budget Savvy Shopping @ Loblaws City Market | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Eating well while in school can be a challenge, but we can help! Join your GSS at Loblaws City Market (Arbutus location) for the first in a series of workshops surrounding food and nutrition. Learn how[...]
Dec 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Nutrition Workshop Series: Gluten Free Shopping @ Loblaws City Market | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Eating well while in school can be a challenge, but we can help! Join your GSS at Loblaws City Market (Arbutus location) for the next installment of a series of workshops surrounding food and nutrition. Learn[...]