Community and Network Building

Building relationships inside and outside the university can help graduate students thrive and feel supported while learning from the experiences of others.

 Events

Title Description Date Provider
Incorporating Reconciliation, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion into Your Project (Mitacs Training)

This facilitated synchronous session, offered by Mitacs Training, is designed to have the participants identify the reconciliation, equity, diversity and inclusion (REDI) considerations for their project and discuss how to incorporate these principles into their project plan, their project tea

2 February 2022 - 2:00pm Mitacs Training
Community Connection Series: The Glass Ceiling is Man Made – Empowering Women in the Workplace

The Centre for Student Involvement & Careers invites you to participate in our upcoming Community Connection Event, sponsored by TD and Rogers Communications. The event is open to all students.

17 February 2022 - 3:30pm Centre for Student Involvement and Careers
Applying the Principles of Sound Leadership and Team Building (Mitacs Training)

This facilitated synchronous session, offered by Mitacs Training, is designed to help the participants build on their foundational knowledge of leadership strategies and apply them by identifying and critiquing leadership styles in demonstrated video scenarios. This session builds on the knowl

2 March 2022 - 2:00pm Mitacs Training
Applying the Principles of Sound Leadership and Team Building (Mitacs Training)

This facilitated synchronous session, offered by Mitacs Training, is designed to help the participants build on their foundational knowledge of leadership strategies and apply them by identifying and critiquing leadership styles in demonstrated video scenarios. This session builds on the knowl

21 March 2022 - 2:00pm Mitacs Training

 Services

Title Description Provider
Getting Through Grad School with Grace & Grit: The Online Support Group

We recognize that graduate students face ongoing challenges. The stress and uncertainty at this time can feel isolating and overwhelming, and maintaining a sense of community is more important than ever. This support group is a nonjudgmental online community where graduate students come together in solidarity to discuss what matters most to them, support each other, and apply grace and grit to succeed in their current challenges.

Wellness Centre, Counselling Services

 Resources

Title Description Provider
Career Resources for Students of Colour

Navigating your career options and seeking employment are two important components of your experience as a UBC student and future alumnus.  The Centre for Student Involvement and Careers has a resource page dedicated to answering your questions and providing campus & community resources to help you thrive

Centre for Student Involvement and Careers
Career Resources for Students with Disabilities

Navigating your career options and seeking employment are two important components of your experience as a UBC student and future alumnus.  The Centre for Student Involvement and Careers has a resource page dedicated to answering your questions and providing campus & community resources to help you thrive.

Centre for Student Involvement and Careers
Career Resources for LGBTQ+ Students

Navigating your career options and seeking employment are two important components of your experience as a UBC student and future alumnus.  The Centre for Student Involvement and Careers has a resource page dedicated to answering your questions and providing campus & community resources to help you thrive.

Centre for Student Involvement and Careers
Career Planning, Graduate

Visit the graduate student career page for tools, resources, advice, and video stories to help guide your career planning and exploration.

Centre for Student Involvement and Careers
Event Venue Rental, Free

*As of (March 16 2020) the GSS is currently not taking reservations for any of the spaces in Thea Koerner House.*

The Graduate Student Society has several spaces within the Graduate Student Centre and the GSS available for graduate student professional development and social events as well as meetings and study groups.  Learn more about the venues, their capacity, and how to reserve a space here.

Graduate Student Society
The UBC Hub, Online Career Mentors

Create a free profile on The UBC Hub to connect with a UBC alumni mentor from anywhere in the world. Gain insight on global job markets and industries, receive feedback on your job search materials and online profile, or conduct informational interviews.

alumni UBC, Centre for Student Involvement and Careers
Your Next Step page

Your Next Step brings together valuable career resources from across UBC to help graduating students and alumni make the most of their talents, interests, and education in a changing world of work.

alumni UBC, Centre for Student Involvement and Careers