We love Wednesday Coffee (being wholly honest, I love Wednesday Coffee). It is important to us to have a quiet space where graduate students can connect with each other in a way that is both stable and flexible. Obviously, we can’t do Wednesday Coffee on the old model right now. We also tried just having […]

With the Provincial Election set for Saturday, October 24, the Faculty Association has partnered with the other on-campus unions and the undergraduate and graduate student societies to host an All-Candidates Forum on Post-secondary Issues.   Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Time: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Where: Zoom, https://bit.ly/3753MSR​ Who: Annemieke Holthuis – Victoria Swan […]

We love Wednesday Coffee (being wholly honest, I love Wednesday Coffee). It is important to us to have a quiet space where graduate students can connect with each other in a way that is both stable and flexible. Obviously, we can’t do Wednesday Coffee on the old model right now. We also tried just having […]

We love Wednesday Coffee (being wholly honest, I love Wednesday Coffee). It is important to us to have a quiet space where graduate students can connect with each other in a way that is both stable and flexible. Obviously, we can’t do Wednesday Coffee on the old model right now. We also tried just having […]

A message from Lauren Matheson, the GSS representative on the Dean of Social Sciences Search Committee: Hello fellow graduate students,   I am serving on the Dean of Faculty of Social Sciences Search Committee as the Graduate Student Representative. The top three candidates have been selected and will be participating in virtual site visits over the coming weeks. […]

The GSS would just like to remind everyone that our Extended Health and Dental plans are in their annual Change of Coverage (Black Out) period. Every year, from September 1 to mid-October, the insurance plan goes into a period of blackout.  This means that during that time, no claims can be submitted to Pacific Blue […]

Grad Students: Be the GSS Grad Rep for your department!   “Grad Reps” are elected by and from graduate students in their academic unit to serve on the Graduate Students’ Society Graduate Representative Council (GRC).  Participating in YOUR students’ society could be one of the highlights of your graduate experience here at UVic!   What […]

All levels are welcome! These dynamic workshops are free of charge for all, including undergraduate students. Experience vibrant music & stretch elements with individualized program, led by UVic students recently returned from Paris. To join, please email gssaff@uvic.ca.

Welcome and Welcome Back! We are excited to meet you and to hear your summer stories. Let’s start this unique academic year at UVic with some music and fun! Register with gssaff@uvic.ca.

While we are still choosing a movie…I have seen the short list and they all look fantastic!   If you want to pop-in, the BlackBoard link is https://ca.bbcollab.com/guest/c88793ad9e1441c49e2248a3f3316670   Stop by, chat (or not) and hangout with your fellow graduate students.