Loading Events

← Back to Events

GSA Lounge

600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

August 2014

Kick Off Pizza Party

2014/08/31 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

The GSA invites all new and returning graduate students to join us for a pizza party! Come out and meet some new faces or catch up with familiar ones in our cozy GSA lounge. The Grad Lounge (6th Floor University Centre) is accessible by elevator. A variety of pizza options (vegan, gluten-free, veggie, etc) will be available to accommodate different dietary restrictions. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

Games Night

2014/08/31 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

After the Pizza Party, join us in the Grad Lounge (6th Floor University Centre) for some friendly competition. We have an assortment of fun board games to choose from including classics like Clue, Chess, Boggle and Risk, as well as favourites like Scattegories and Taboo. This will be a night full of laughs, guaranteed. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

September 2014

Campus Tour

2014/09/04 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Wandering around campus like a tourist? Come join us for grad-oriented campus tours! This tour leave the GSA Lounge (6th Floor University Centre) at 1pm. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.  

Find out more »

Campus Tour

2014/09/04 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Wandering around campus like a tourist? Come join us for grad-oriented campus tours! This tour leave the GSA Lounge (6th Floor University Centre) at 3pm. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

What They Didn’t Tell You about Grad School – A Workshop

2014/09/09 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Grad school can be a lot of fun and incredibly engaging, but it can also be an isolating and challenging experience. Come to the Grad Lounge (6th floor of the University Centre) and join the interactive discussion about how to get the most out of university and graduate student life. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

Getting Involved on Campus – A Workshop

2014/09/09 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Join us in the GSA Grad Lounge for some free snacks and an overview of the many ways to get involved at Carleton. We will give you the rundown of our various committees, and let you know how to gain a seat on Council, the Graduate Academic Caucus and the Graduate Residence Caucus. Representatives from CUPE 4600, OPIRG, the Garden Spot, the Carleton Senate, the Graduate Faculty Board, and a few departmental societies will also be present. This event is…

Find out more »

November 2014

Preventing Sexual Violence on Campus – Discussing Community Based Responses to Colonial Gender Based Violence with the Native Youth Sexual Health Network

2014/11/24 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Join the Native Youth Sexual Health Network for an important workshop discussion on indigenous identities and sexual violence. Lunch will be provided, and support workers will be present. This event is one of several the GSA is hosting leading up to the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women as a part of our No Means No campaign.  

Find out more »

December 2014

Confidence, Consent and Communication: How Sex-Positivity Makes for Hotter Sex

2014/12/01 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Join the GSA and Venus Envy for a workshop on consent and hotter sex! The workshop focuses on creating a positive relationship with sex. Learn how to move beyond judgment and stigma to embrace what works for you, and to be more comfortable voicing what doesn't. We will also discuss how to handle different wants and needs, and how to hear a ‘No’ with compassion. Sex positivity affects our self-image, our ability to communicate and establish boundaries, and gives us…

Find out more »

January 2015

What they didn’t tell you about grad school – Workshop & Lunch

2015/01/13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Grad school can be a lot of fun and incredibly engaging, but it can also be an isolating and challenging experience. Come to the Grad Lounge (6th floor of the University Centre) and join the interactive discussion about how to get the most out of university and graduate student life. Lunch will be provided.

Find out more »

February 2015

Grad Pizza Town Hall – Science

2015/02/03 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Come eat free pizza and have an open discussion about issues facing graduate students. Tuesday, Feb 3rd at noon 600 UC - Science Thursday, Feb 5th at noon 600 UC - Arts and Social Science Tuesday Feb 10 at 1pm 2017 Dunton- International Students Issues Wednesday Feb 25 at noon 600 UC - Engineering and Design Wednesday March 4 at noon 600 UC- Public Affairs and Business

Find out more »

Grad Pizza Town Hall – Arts and Social Science

2015/02/05 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Come eat free pizza and have an open discussion about issues facing graduate students. Tuesday, Feb 3rd at noon 600 UC – Science Thursday, Feb 5th at noon 600 UC – Arts and Social Science Tuesday Feb 10 at 1pm 2017 Dunton- International Students Issues Wednesday Feb 25 at noon 600 UC – Engineering and Design Wednesday March 4 at noon 600 UC- Public Affairs and Business

Find out more »

Grad Pizza Town Hall – Engineering and Design

2015/02/25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Come eat free pizza and have an open discussion about issues facing graduate students. Tuesday, Feb 3rd at noon 600 UC – Science Thursday, Feb 5th at noon 600 UC – Arts and Social Science Tuesday Feb 10 at 1pm 2017 Dunton- International Students Issues Wednesday Feb 25 at noon 600 UC – Engineering and Design Wednesday March 4 at noon 600 UC- Public Affairs and Business

Find out more »

March 2015

Grad Pizza Town Hall – Public Affairs and Business

2015/03/04 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Come eat free pizza and have an open discussion about issues facing graduate students. Tuesday, Feb 3rd at noon 600 UC – Science Thursday, Feb 5th at noon 600 UC – Arts and Social Science Tuesday Feb 10 at 1pm 2017 Dunton- International Students Issues Wednesday Feb 25 at noon 600 UC – Engineering and Design Wednesday March 4 at noon 600 UC- Public Affairs and Business

Find out more »

All Candidates Forum 2015

2015/03/19 @ 12:05 pm - 1:30 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Come and eat free pizza and meet the candidates in the elections. They will have an opportunity to speak, and you will have a chance to ask them questions.

Find out more »

Introduction to Gardening Workshop

2015/03/19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Gardening can be a simple, enjoyable, and bountiful practice. It is possible to grow anywhere: from small urban balconies to 100 acre farms. This introduction workshop will prepare you with the concepts and strategies you need as a first time gardener to start growing your own food or landscape plants this summer. There will be a little bit of basic horticulture theory, followed by strategies for you to grow your first garden in a backyard, community garden, or balcony. Everyone…

Find out more »

Intermediate Gardening Workshop

2015/03/24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

You have been growing for a season or two. You are comfortable growing a few basic crops in a small space that you have either bought as transplants or directly seeded. Now you are interested in learning about how to start your own seedlings under lights, make your own compost, use mulch, and save your own seeds. You are also running into problems with pests, diseases, soil deficiencies, and weed pressure. This workshop will build upon basic garden skills to…

Find out more »

Film Screening: 52 Tuesdays

2015/03/31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

A film screening of 52 Tuesdays screening will be followed by a discussion led by Evan Read Armstrong an MA Candidate in the Department of Film Studies, who has a focus on trans-protagonists in contemporary cinema   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5WcMzEYRGU

Find out more »

April 2015

Indoor and Urban Container Gardening Workshop

2015/04/02 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

You want to grow your own food but you only have an apartment or balcony to work with. No problem, there are solutions! This workshop will focus on growing food indoors under light and in containers in small spaces. Many basic greenhouse techniques can be used on a small scale to grow most crops. Indoor growing skills will focus on constructing grow chambers and light racks. Container gardening skills will focus on the horticultural miracles one can achieve within a…

Find out more »

GSA Emergency Membership Meeting

2015/04/23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Next week Carleton's Board of Governors will vote to illegally take control of your GSA fees. Were you one of the 507 graduate students who voted in the September referendum to cancel the University Centre (UC) fee and increase the GSA Operating Levy by the same amount? After 7 months of stalling negotiations and dismissing several proposals presented by the GSA to fulfill this mandate from its membership, Carleton Senior Administration is recommending that the Board of Governors vote to…

Find out more »

Introduction and Intermediate Gardening Workshop

2015/04/25 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

A combination of the Introduction to Gardening Workshop and the Intermediate Gardening Workshop in a half-day weekend session. Introduction to Gardening Workshop Gardening can be a simple, enjoyable, and bountiful practice. It is possible to grow anywhere: from small urban balconies to 100 acre farms. This introduction workshop will prepare you with the concepts and strategies you need as a first time gardener to start growing your own food or landscape plants this summer. There will be a little bit…

Find out more »

May 2015

Permaculture Design for Gardeners Workshop

2015/05/07 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Permaculture is a design process used to create human habitats that function in harmony with local ecosystems. For gardeners permaculture is used to grow food in ways that mimic forest ecosystems. This workshop will introduce you to the design process and show you some of the design principles and strategies used to produce food in ways that are sustainable, resilient to environmental change, and restorative to ecological degradation. We will be focusing on solutions that can be used by urban…

Find out more »

August 2015

Kick Off Pizza Party

2015/08/30 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

The GSA invites all new and returning graduate students to join us for a pizza party! Come out and meet some new faces or catch up with familiar ones in our cozy GSA lounge. The Grad Lounge (6th Floor University Centre) is accessible by elevator. A variety of pizza options (vegan, gluten-free, veggie, etc) will be available to accommodate different dietary restrictions. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

Games Night

2015/08/30 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

After the Pizza Party, join us in the Grad Lounge (6th Floor University Centre) for some friendly competition. We have an assortment of fun board games to choose from including classics like Clue, Chess, Jenga and Risk, as well as favourites like Scattergories and Taboo.  This will be a night full of laughs, guaranteed. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

September 2015

String Art Workshop

2015/09/08 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Looking for something to decorate your apartment walls? Join us in the GSA Lounge (6th floor UC) for this “Do It Yourself” string art workshop. String art uses colourful string and nails to create beautiful and creative wall pieces. Led by two local crafters who specialize in home decor, this workshop will allow everybody to leave with a beautiful work of art and is suitable for people of all skill levels. Please bring your own hammer, if you have one,…

Find out more »

November 2015

Swipe Right? Dating Apps and Violence

2015/11/10 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

You are invited to join a facilitated conversation about "Dating" Apps & Online Violence, co-presented by the Carleton University Graduate Students’ Association & the Ottawa Coalition to End Violence Against Women. We use dating apps to connect with new people – sometimes to hook up, sometimes to make new friends, sometimes to find a long-term partner. However, these spaces are not as safe and accessible as we would like them to be. So, how do we make apps and websites…

Find out more »

LadyBits: the Period Sex Edition

2015/11/17 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Sex during menstruation can be a taboo topic for some. Can it be done? Is it too messy? Are there any benefits? While we acknowledge everyone’s experiences with periods are not the same, we hope to demystify ‘that time of the month’ in a safe, fun and consensual environment. Join us for the first ever LadyBits discussion, hosted by the Graduate Students Association’s Consent Culture Committee. This candid conversation will be held on Tuesday, November 17, from 5 p.m. to…

Find out more »

December 2015

What’s up with Uber?

2015/12/01 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Join the GSA and CUPE 4600 for a campus community discussion of the ride sharing service Uber. Free vegetarian chilly will be provided.

Find out more »

February 2016

An Epic Night of Games & Pub Food for International Grad Students

2016/02/04 @ 5:00 am - 7:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Join the Graduate Students’ Association for a free dinner and night of laughter as we play a new, spectacular game. This game brings together the luck of bingo, the memory of trivia, the artistry of Pictionary, and the concentration of a spelling bee. Best of all, awesome prizes will be awarded! Feel free to bring a friend along or come solo. This event will be a great opportunity to meet other international grads. Vegan, Vegetarian and gluten-free dietary options will…

Find out more »

March 2016

String Art Workshop

2016/03/15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Looking for something to decorate your apartment walls? Join us in the GSA Lounge (6th floor UC) on Tuesday, March 15th at 5-7PM for this “Do It Yourself” string art workshop. String art uses colourful string and nails to create beautiful and creative wall pieces. Led by two local crafters who specialize in home decor, this workshop will allow everybody to leave with a beautiful work of art and is suitable for people of all skill levels. Please bring your…

Find out more »

All Candidates Forum 2016

2016/03/17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Come to the GSA lounge, eat free pizza, and have a chance to hear what the candidates in the GSA elections have to say, and to ask them questions.

Find out more »

June 2016

Student-Focused Consultation for the Development of Carleton’s Sexual Assault Policy

2016/06/02 @ 5:15 pm - 7:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

The GSA is holding a student-focused consultation for the development of Carleton’s Sexual Assault Policy. As a result of provincial legislation, Ontario colleges and universities have been mandated to develop campus-specific policies to address sexual violence within our campus communities. The process here at Carleton has been in motion since summer of last year, beginning with individual stakeholder meetings, which have included students and service centres, workers’ unions, and internal administrators. However, a breakdown in this process began a few…

Find out more »

August 2016

Kids and Coffee: The GSA Welcomes Graduate Student Parents and Guardians

2016/08/12 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Are you a parent or guardian studying at Carleton at the graduate level? Have you faced issues or struggles balancing your studies and parenting role? Are there services on-campus that have been helpful? We want to hear from you! Graduate student parents and guardians at Carleton University face many barriers when pursuing their graduate studies. These can include finding safe, flexible, and affordable childcare, finding tables for changing diapers and spaces for breastfeeding, academic accomodations specific to their life as…

Find out more »

September 2016

International Student Post-Orientation Social

2016/09/02 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Join us at the GSA (600UC) after International Student Orientation to continue socializing with other new international students and play a fun game of trivia designed specifically for newcomers to Canada! Free pizza will be served! This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

Kick Off Pizza Party

2016/09/04 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

The GSA invites all new and returning graduate students to join us for a pizza party! Come out and meet some new faces or catch up with familiar ones in our cozy GSA lounge. The Grad Lounge 600UC is accessible by elevator. A variety of pizza options (vegan, gluten-free, veggie, etc) will be available to accommodate different dietary restrictions. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

Games Night

2016/09/04 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

After the Pizza Party, join us in the Grad Lounge 600UC for some friendly competition. We have an assortment of fun board games to choose from.  This will be a night full of laughs, guaranteed. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

Campus Tour Sep7

2016/09/07 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Wandering around campus like a tourist? Come join us for a grad-oriented campus tour! Tour leaves the GSA 600UC at 1:00pm. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

Surviving Grad School: A Workshop

2016/09/09 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Join us in the GSA lounge (600UC) for a skills-based workshop on surviving and thriving in graduate school, co-presented with the Student Alliance for Mental Health (SAMH).  This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

CUPE 4600 Movie Night : Vag Magazine

2016/09/13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Hosted by CUPE 4600’s Women’s Caucus, and open to all, this event is a free screening of Vag Magazine. Vag Magazine follows a group of NYC hipsters who launch a fictional third wave feminist magazine. The ladies of Vag are ambitious and energetic – but they are also arbitrary, capricious and grossly incompetent. Hilarity ensues. Come meet the members of CUPE 4600’s Women’s Caucus, eat some popcorn, and have a fun evening. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible.…

Find out more »

Campus Resistance Tour

2016/09/15 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Want to learn more about the historical and current context of political organizing on Carleton campus? Join the GSA for our Campus Resistance Tour! Meet in the GSA lounge. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

Fight the Fees: Student Movement Organizing

2016/09/15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Join the fight for a national, public, tuition-free model of post-secondary education! This workshop will be discussing organizing to demand free education at a National Day of Action on November 2. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

October 2016

CUPE 4600 Solidarity Breakfast

2016/10/19 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

CUPE 4600 members (all TAs and CIs at Carleton) are invited to come meet their Executive Board in the GSA lounge 600UC, and to socialize over a delicious pancake breakfast. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry. This event is for CUPE 4600 members

Find out more »

January 2017

Grad Wellness Group

2017/01/25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until 2017/04/19

GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Join fellow graduate students in a space to talk about stressors and to support one another. This space may also include panel discussions and socials 5:30 PM in the GSA Lounge 600 UC

Find out more »

February 2017

The Art of Self-Care: Using Creativity for Comfort

2017/02/14 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Black History Month is often devoted to reminding us about our oppression and the violence we’ve experienced as marginalized individuals. Although these conversations are incredibly necessary and essential to the deconstruction of racist/patriarchal/ableist/classist/homophobic structures, they can weigh us down and affect our mental health. As such, the purpose of this workshop is to: a. Establish a safe space for black femmes who share experiences of multilayered oppression to prioritize their well-being b. Understand the ways in which expressing creativity can…

Find out more »

We are the ones we’ve been waiting for : sexual violence, health, and #selflove

2017/02/16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Healing from experiences of violence is not easy. It can be challenging to prioritize self-care, and boundary setting with people in your life. Sexual violence is about power and control and taking power back by setting boundaries, self-care, and building healthy relationships can be challenging. This workshop will explore ways that folks can engage with these concepts from critical, intersectional, anti-racist feminist lenses.

Find out more »

March 2017

Free Pizza with the grad BOG candidates

2017/03/08 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Graduates students are invited to eat free pizza in the GSA Lounge with the graduate student candidates for the Carleton Board of Governors. This informal meet and greet will give graduate students a chance to discuss their concerns and interests with the candidates.   You can find more information about the BOG elections, and the list of students running for the two seats here.

Find out more »

Brandon Wint : On Masculinity, Disability, and Sexuality

2017/03/14 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada
Find out more »

September 2017

Campus Activism Tour

2017/09/07 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Join us as we explore campus while highlighting the rich history of campus resistance from students in past years. We will be leaving from the GSA lounge on the 6th floor of the University Center building. This event is free. This event is wheelchair accessible. This event is dry.

Find out more »

September 2019

Kick Off Party

2019/09/01 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

What could be better than old friends, new friends, games, noodles and ice cream?! The GSA is excited to invite all new and returning graduate students to a feat of free noodles and ice cream to kick off Welcome Weeks!

Find out more »

Movie Night: Karate Kid

2019/09/06 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Who is ready to wax on and wax off a simultaneous movie night featuring the classic hit, Karate Kid! Free Popcorn is included!

Find out more »

Surviving Grad School: The Workshop

2019/09/09 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

We know that Grad School can be a hard thing to navigate, So let’s discuss all the tips and tricks to make it through the next few months to the next few years. This workshop focuses on clearing up misconceptions, addressing the changes in structure between undergraduate and graduate degrees, and some study tips on how to make it through. Hosted by Debbie Owusu-Akyeeah.

Find out more »

Indigenous Students’ Grad Social

2019/09/09 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Meet your fellow Indigenous graduate and PHD students as we mingle over wine and cheese or tea and bannock! The choice is yours. Skoden.

Find out more »

History of the Student Movement Seminar

2019/09/10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Dr. Nigel Roy Moses, PhD, delivers a presentation on the history of the student movement. Featuring a Q&A! Nigel Moses is a student movement historian who has spent decades writing on the work of students in Canada, going back to the 1930s.

Find out more »

Take Back the Fight: Mobilizing 101 Workshop

2019/09/11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

As grad students we are facing funding cuts, an immediate attack on student democracy, and the corporatization of our universities. Now more than ever, we need to come together to unite and fight back against the Ford regime. Come strategize with us as we make plans for the upcoming school year. Materials needed: enthusiasm and a dislike for austerity measures

Find out more »

Paris is Burning: Movie Night and Discussion

2019/09/11 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Come join us in watching the critically acclaimed Paris is Burning followed up by a facilitated discussion by Kind Space. This is sure to be a night filled with thought provoking questions and a great look into 2SLGBTQIA+ history. This is a closed event for those who identify as 2SLGBTQIA+ Overview: This documentary focuses on drag queens living in New York City and their "house" culture, which provides a sense of community and support for the flamboyant and often socially…

Find out more »

Info Session on Doug Ford’s Attack on Students

2019/09/13 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Interested in learning about the Student Choice Initiative and it’s impact on students and the campus community? Join us for this info session on the issue and fight back!

Find out more »

BIPOC Food Night

2019/09/13 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
GSA Lounge, 600 UC - 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6 Canada

Black, Indigenous, and Racialized people have many amazing cultural foods. Join us as they come together for a food night. (This event is a closed space for those who identify as Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour.)

Find out more »
+ Export Events