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2017-2018 On-Campus Recruitment

18 Aug 2017
10 Dec 2017

Are you looking for a job in the Federal or Provincial Government, Consulting, Financial Institutions, Engineering or Information Technology?...

PhD Support Group

12 Sep 2017 15:30
19 Dec 2017 17:00

Do you find it challenging to balance life and academics?  Do you feel disconnected from others in your program?  Do you sometimes struggle to retain your focus and direction? Join our group for ideas, encouragement, motivation and a sense of connectedness....

Would You Fund It?: Fellowship Consultation Session

21 Sep 2017
22 Nov 2017

The Would You Fund It? fellowship consultation session is a new layer of application review open to graduate and undergraduate students who are applying for external funding. Students will have the opportunity to have their two-page project summary reviewed by a former Tri-council or Quebec committee reviewer in a 20 minute appointment. The reviewer will scan the document and provide feedback on the structure, relevance, and language accuracy with suggestions on how to improve the draft.


Support Group for Racialized and Ethnic Minority Students

11 Oct 2017 15:00
28 Nov 2017 16:30

A support group for students who self-identify as Black, Indigenous, a Person of Colour, and/or a racialized minority. ...

Skills for Managing Anxiety and Stress

15 Nov 2017 13:00
22 Nov 2017 14:30

Do you have difficulty coping with stress? Feel you lack a sense of personal control in your life? Do you struggle with setting goals and problem solving? Join this group to learn cognitive behavioral techniques and mindfulness to help you manage stress....

Mindfulness Meditation

20 Nov 2017 12:00

Interested in learning how to practice mindfulness meditation? Have experience with mindfulness and want a place to practice? Registration is not required.

MyFuture Information session

21 Nov 2017 14:00

Wish there was an app for job searching and career development? Look no further! An information session for McGill’s myFuture app will be facilitated by Jean Hepworth from CaPS and will detail how to use the myFuture phone app to make job searching on-the-go that much easier! The app will have features to simplify job searching, applying, managing interviews, and connecting with employers. Please see attached flyer for more information.


When: November 21, 2017



Thinking about Grad School? Info Sessions for All Undergrads

22 Nov 2017

Thinking about Grad School? is a series of info sessions to help you decide if grad school is for you, to teach you the basics of the application process, and to provide you insight into the life of being a grad student.

Log in to myFuture for more information or to register.  Go to "events', select "workshops", and keyword search "Grad School"


Downtown Campus


Happiness: The Workshop

22 Nov 2017 13:00

Do you want to learn ways to become a happier person? Come learn about the science of happiness and discover how you can cultivate a positive mindset by taking in the good....

Skills for Overcoming Procrastination

22 Nov 2017 14:00

Having difficulty getting started? Do you find yourself putting off tasks? This two hour workshop will help you learn strategies to reduce procrastination and increase productivity....

Leading Effective Discussions: Facilitation Skills for Graduate Students Workshop

24 Nov 2017 09:30

A great way to improve your communication, facilitation and leadership skills with this practical and participatory workshop!

For details and to register, please visit this website

From McGill to Silicon Valley - a fireside chat with Burt Podbere, CFO of cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike - It stARTS with ARTS (ISWA)

24 Nov 2017 12:00

Curious about Silicon Valley and cybersecurity? Or how to get from a BA to cybersecurity? McGill alumnus Burt Podbere BA is going to join us for an intimate career discussion with students. Excellent networking opportunity.


Skills for Managing Exam Anxiety

27 Nov 2017 10:00

This two-hour workshop will help you to cope more effectively with the stress and anxiety of exams.

Mindfulness Meditation

27 Nov 2017 12:00

Interested in learning how to practice mindfulness meditation? Have experience with mindfulness and want a place to practice? Registration is not required.

Active Listening

29 Nov 2017 13:00

Want to improve your communication skills? Join us for this workshop that introduces participants to active listening and helping dialogues....