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GSS Newsletter – August 3, 2020

Posted by Student Life on  August 4, 2020

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Events Attend the GSS event and win prizes! Are you looking for a job during the COVID-19 pandemic? What do you need to do differently since the nature of work has shifted? Please join us at 6:30pm on August 5 at the GSS work-search webinar series #1: Job Search Skills during the COVID-19 pandemic. The series is meant to be interactive and participants are able to ask questions in a friendly, non-intimidating setting. At the end of each event,

GSS Newsletter – July 19, 2020

Posted by Student Life on  July 19, 2020

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Defending Black Lives Defending Black Lives – GSS Statement & Call to Action Last month, the Graduate Student Society of SFU (GSS) Council passed a motion in solidarity with movements around the world standing in defense of black lives and to “condemn the systemic racism playing out on a daily basis in the US and Canada, as well as the abuse, racial profiling, and killing of Black people at the hands of law enforcement.” The

GSS Work-Search Webinar Series

Posted by Student Life on  July 19, 2020

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The GSS work-search webinar series was designed to provide graduate students with first hand job searching advice from GSS current students and alumni. Each webinar consists of a 2 * 20~40-minute presentation via Zoom, followed by a 30-minute Q&A. For each session, two presenters will be sharing their experience and knowledge on the same topic. The series is meant to be interactive and participants are able to ask questions in a friendly, non-intimidating setting.   Webinar

GSS Newsletter – July 6, 2020

Posted by Student Life on  July 6, 2020

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Opportunities to Get Involved Volunteers are needed Fall Orientation is right around the corner and we need volunteers! If you’d like to help. out at this virtual event or be a part of the planning process, please let us know. If you’re interested in being a volunteer, please fill out our volunteer sign up form here.  ___________________________________________________________________________________________ Academic Support The SFU Library is restarting some services! The SFU Library is restarting some services! These include in-person

Defending Black Lives – GSS Statement & Call to Action

Posted by Administrator on  June 26, 2020

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On June 9, 2020 the Graduate Student Society of SFU (GSS) Council passed a motion in solidarity with movements around the world standing in defense of black lives and to “condemn the systemic racism playing out on a daily basis in the US and Canada, as well as the abuse, racial profiling, and killing of Black people at the hands of law enforcement.” The resolution also directed future action on behalf of the Society including