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Volunteer opportunity: Count On Our Vote Campaign Volunteer

Posted: March 1, 2017

Advocate for student voice in the upcoming BC Elections by joining our Count On Our Vote campaign. Get your vote counted, and get other students to vote too.

Students Applaud Student Loan Interest Relief

Posted: February 23, 2017

A big win for students in BC. The interest rate on student loans will be lowered from prime plus 2.5% to just prime, saving the average student that took out student loans about $300/yr.

GSS Job Posting: Events Manager (Full-Time)

Posted: February 21, 2017

We are looking for an experienced events manager who oversees venue rentals at the Graduate Student Centre and organizes the numerous graduate student events at UBC Vancouver throughout the year.

SASI Paid Professional Development Opportunity

Posted: February 6, 2017

A message from UBC Enrolment Services: I’m writing with an exciting opportunity for a student to engage in professional development and community contribution through becoming involved in the next phase of the Student Academic Systems Initiative. There are actually many ways for students to contribute to SASI. Our current need is for a student to participate […]

Get Involved, Join an HR Committee, & Make New Friends

Posted: January 25, 2017

Do you have experience with Human Resources? Your GSS is looking for UBC graduate students to volunteer on the GSS Human Resources Committee.

GSS Volunteer Posting: Count on Our Vote Campaign Coordinator

Posted: January 18, 2017

Volunteer with honorarium! Your GSS is seeking a graduate student to help inform other students about the upcoming BC Elections, help students register to vote and collect pledges to vote.

Volunteer Leadership Opportunity: GSS Knowledge Mobilization Commissioner

Posted: January 16, 2017

GSS Knowledge Mobilization Commissioner advises the GSS Executive on how the Society can promote knowledge mobilization and community engagement within the UBC graduate student community.

GSS Volunteer Opportunity: Taskforce for the GSS Annual General Survey

Posted: January 11, 2017

Are you interested in surveys and statistics?  Your GSS is looking for UBC graduate students who can assist in designing, implementing and analyzing the GSS Annual General Survey. The Taskforce for the GSS Annual General Survey needs volunteers who can commit to 2-4 hours/week until the end of March. The Taskforce will meet periodically with […]

Killam Teaching Prizes – Arts Students Needed on Selection Committee by January 27

Posted: January 9, 2017

Killam Teaching Prizes are currently live for nomination. The Provost aims to include one Arts Undergraduate and one Arts Graduate student on the selection committee. The time commitment is always dependent on number of nominations (which will not be clear until February 3); however, generally speaking it’s about 6-10 hours as follows: Drop-in to the […]

Make New Friends and Volunteer on a GSS Taskforce

Posted: January 6, 2017

Join one of our GSS taskforces and make a difference in the graduate student community.

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