Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Holiday lunch closure

Holiday knife and fork

Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs will be closed on Wednesday, December 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for our annual holiday lunch. 

Monday, December 17, 2018

Applications open for Velocity Graduate Student Startup Fund

Graduate student entrepreneurs can now apply to a new startup fund!

Friday, December 14, 2018

Register to attend the GRADflix Showcase

GRADflix showcase

We're rolling out the red carpet for a GRADflix showcase!

Thursday, January 10
3:30-6:30pm​
NH 3407 (Board and Senate Room)

Friday, December 14, 2018

PhD candidate wins President's Community Impact Award

Robin Mazumder

Launched in 2017, the annual President’s Community Impact Awards recognize and celebrate those who embody the spirit of innovation and contribute to making Waterloo region strong and prosperous.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Grad students and alumni win big at the 23rd Velocity Fund Finals

Graduate students and graduate alumni were well represented in the 23rdVelocity Fund Finals, where finalists present a three-minute pitch for the chance to win a $25K or $5K prize!

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

A new website for Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs

Welcome to the new site!

The Graduate Studies website has undergone a transformation! The name of the site has been changed to Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs, and we have collapsed content from several of our other existing websites, including the following:

Friday, November 23, 2018

New professional skills foundation workshop introduced

Professional skills foundations

Professional Skills Foundations is a new professional skills credential for graduate students at the University of Waterloo. Foundations is designed to offer master's and doctoral students broad exposure to and experience in four key skill areas: career preparation, communication, leadership and personal effectiveness. 

The program in completed in three steps:

1) introductory activities

2) core workshop and activities

3) capstone

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