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SOGS Events Calendar

Please check out our Events Calendar for a full list of SOGS-related events, programming, and deadlines. Check us out on Facebook and Twitter to keep your finger on the pulse of #GradLifeWesternU!

As subsidy applications must be physically submitted to the office (MC room 8), please be mindful of holidays, weekends, and office closures.

December 2019

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
  • Member Appreciation Event
  • Graduate Peer Support Drop-Ins
  • Trivia at the Grad Club
  • Ugly Sweater Party
  • Graduate Peer Support Drop-Ins
  • Weekly Thesis Writing
  • Trivia at the Grad Club
  • Weekly Thesis Writing
  • Holiday Season Jazz Jam
  • Trivia at the Grad Club
  • Board Game Night!
  • Weekly Thesis Writing
  • Monthly Karaoke Night
  • Holiday SOGS Office Closure
  • Trivia at the Grad Club
  • Weekly Thesis Writing
  • Trivia at the Grad Club

If you would like to subscribe to our Events calendar, please use this ICAL link.

upcoming Events

 For more information about our events, see our Facebook Page.

Love the Grad Club? The Grad Club loves you, its members. Join us for the 3rd and final 40th anniversary event. Get a 1970’s-themed welcome beverage, a Tequila Sunrise or a non-alcoholic Shirley Temple! Starting at 6pm select appetizers will be half price. Bring your student ID to get your Grad Club membership card. 

Join our Accessibility Commissioner, Ashton Forrest, for a pizza luncheon to celebrate the United Nations’ International Day of Persons with Disabilities. This year’s theme is “The Future is Accessible”. Over pizza, think about what accessibility means to you and contribute to our colourful display board.  FREE events. Registration required. Register here

Celebrate the end of the year at our annual Ugly Sweater Party. Tickets are $5 for members / $10 for non-members. Buy your tickets at the SOGS Office. *Cash only, please. 

Ticket includes: Gingerbread House making, sugar cookie decorating, loads of food (appetizers and more), popular culture trivia, prizes, contest for best ugly sweater. 

Past Fall Term Events

Join us and SOGS alumni for a night of conversation and networking over beers. Meet up in the Grad Club boardroom. 

It’s the Grad Club‘s 40th Anniversary this year, and we’ve got a bunch of stuff planned for you! The first event is a Jazz Night with Joe Moscheck and friends. Feeling snazzy? Jam with the band on stage if you’re feeling adventurous. FREE. Everyone Welcome. 

Bring your friends, warm up your vocal chords for a fun, free night of singing at the Grad Club!

Like whiskey? We’ve got you covered! Join us for our second Grad Club 40th anniversary event. $5 tickets include a tasting of 6 different kinds of Forty Creek whiskey and appetizers. Tickets are limited, so don’t procrastinate. Buy your tickets at the Grad Club bar. 

Feeling glum because you can’t get to Germany this year for Octoberfest? Don’t worry, we will bring the magic of Octoberfest to you!

Ticket includes: Your choice of Octoberfest sausage or veggie sausage or chicken schnitzel + fries + pretzel + beverage samples. 

Everyone welcome! Bring your children and partner/spouse to The Grad Club on October 30 from 5-7pm for a Halloween Party suitable for all!

Pizza party!
Free drink ticket for parents in costume.
Pumpkin carving for the family! (One pumpkin per family). Take your pumpkin with you.
Costume contest and loot bags for the kids.
Boardgames + Halloween candy.

Adults are $5 | Kids are FREE!

Middlesex College is THE most Harry Potteresque building on campus, so it only makes sense that we’d continue the tradition of Harry Potter Trivia in October! Join us for a super fun night of flexing those Pottermore facts. Enjoy select Harry Potter-themed menu items. CASH prizes (I.e., Grad Club gift vouchers) for winning teams! Bring your friends. 

Quidditch Sticks
Six pretzel & cheese sticks

Professor Sprouts
Veggie Garden
Cucumber, Carrots, Celery,
Cherry tomatoes & hummus

Mrs. Weasley
corned beef sandwich
Corned beef on marble rye bread
grilled with sauerkraut & Swiss cheese
served with quidditch stick

Fall 2019 Orientation Week events

Note: Tickets to our paid events can be purchased in the SOGS office (MC room 8). *CASH ONLY* Tickets are limited, so first come, first served. For more information about our events, see our Facebook Page.

Please see our orientation page for more information about these events. 

Recurring Events

Every Tuesday at 7pm join your peers and faculty at the Grad Club for Trivia Night! Winning teams receive Grad Club gift vouchers. Get there early to get a good seat.