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- Consult the Experts Series
- The "Consult the Experts" Series offers support to scholars who are writing research proposals for competition.
- General Scholarship Information Sessions
- General Information Sessions are designed to provide scholars with clear direction on how to apply for major external scholarships and fellowships. This series of presentations is open to all. No registration is required.
- Graduate Career Day
- This event provides graduate students and postdoctoral scholars with the opportunity to gain valuable information about landing both academic and non-academic positions and will be comprised of a series of workshops on networking to a non-academic position, preparing for academic and non-academic interviews, negotiating first faculty contracts, and alumni panel discussions.
- Leadership Education Program Facilitator
- The Leadership Education Program (LEP) is a free program providing Western undergrads with the opportunity to gain a wealth of knowledge that will help them become truly effective leaders.
Facilitation is an exciting endeavour that will see you take existing content and develop your own method of delivery to present the module to small groups of engaged students.
- Preparing for Non-Academic Employment
- Preparing for Non-Academic Employment is a one week program for PhD students and postdoctoral scholars, offered in collaboration with the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies and the Student Success Center.
- Put It Into Practice
- This conference exposes current and prospective graduate students and postdoctoral scholars to the abundance of opportunity that exists for getting involved in local and global communities.
- Scholarship Library
- The Scholarship Library website was developed to equip students with the necessary knowledge and resources to put forth an excellent funding proposal for external competitions.
- Scholars to Leaders Club
- The Club offers a unique opportunity to bring scholars together with academic and private-sector professionals who are specifically skilled in mentoring candidates through the preparation of applications to internationally renowned scholarship programs such as the Rhodes Scholarships, the Fulbright Scholarships, the Erasmus Mundus Scholarships, and Canada’s own Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships, Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships and Trudeau Doctoral Scholarships.
- Society of Graduate Students (SOGS) Leadership Opportunities
- SOGS presents graduate students with numerous opportunities to get involved in university governance with several committees and its executive council.
- Teaching Assistant Training Program
- The Teaching Assistant Training Program is a hands-on, two-and-a-half- day session taught by current Teaching Assistants (TAs) and designed for new TAs embarking on their teaching careers.
- Union Opportunities for TAs and Postdocs (PSAC Local 610)
- Opportunities to get involved by becoming a department steward, running for an executive position, or joining a local committee. Participating in the Local is an excellent way for GTAs and Postdocs to contribute to the community and gain worthwhile experience.
- Western Research Forum
- The Western Research Forum (WRF) is an annual, multidisciplinary conference organized by the SOGS Academic Committee and held at Western University as an opportunity for the dynamic and prodigious graduate students in all disciplines to showcase their innovative research and creative products to their colleagues and other members of the Western community. Students are encouraged to engage in networking and professional development opportunities at the conference.