GPS Update: Translating your Research into Policy + CGPSS Survey Extended + More!


Dear graduate program staff and list subscribers,

Please forward the information below to your graduate students:

Please participate as your voice is important! (and helps us make decisions) The Canadian Graduate and Professional Student Survey (CGPSS) was extended and is now accessible until April 18, 2019.  Check your email inbox.

Registration is now open for:

Translating your Research into Policy (including an Expert Panel), Tue Apr 16 | 1-5 pm| Event and registration details here

Check out for other opportunities including:


Practical Prep for Networking & Interviews - Graduate Students, Apr 15

Volunteer at the Pacific Innovation Fair (May 23@UBC Robson Square), Apply by Apr 19


Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Network (iGSN): Info session with pizza, Apr 12

2019 Graduate Students in Teaching Mini Conference (April 30 - May 1)

Present at the May 21 Nursing Associations’ Graduate Research Symposium on Global Health Change, Abstracts due Apr 9

Talk on “Exploring Barriers to Postsecondary Access Facing Black Queer Youth: Beyond What Are Given as Givens”, Apr 16

Grad School Success

Thesis Formatting: Tips, Tricks and Resources, Apr 15

Literature Review Analyzing with NVIVO, Apr 16

Writing Community for Graduate Students:  Apr 16, Apr 18

Introduction to R for Statistical Analysis: Apr 17

R Study Group: Apr 17

International Students

Post-Graduation Work Permit Group Application Review Session, Apr 16

Please let me know if you have questions!

Thank you,

Jacqui Brinkman, MSc
Director, Graduate Student Professional Development
Office of the Dean | Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
The University of British Columbia | Vancouver Campus | Musqueum Traditional Territory
170 – 6371 Crescent Road | Vancouver BC | V6T 1Z2 Canada
Phone 604 827 4578 | Fax 604 822 5802 | @ubcgradschool



Friday, April 19, 2019