March 2021 Newsletter

The SOGS Update is the official monthly electronic newsletter from the Society of Graduate Students. Stay in the loop about important deadlines, social events, member services, volunteer opportunities, academic support, professional development, advocacy initiatives, and more!

Read the newsletter and WIN! Answer our monthly trivia question for a chance to win 1 of 2 $10 Grad Club gift vouchers!  Email your answer to sogs.communications@uwo.ca.

Between editions of the newsletter, you’ll find updates sent to your WesternU inbox and on Facebook,  TwitterInstagram!

Congratulations to our February 2021 newsletter trivia winners: JULIE NORD and LORA YURDAKUL! You’ve both won the FEBRUARY 2021 newsletter trivia!

****Come to the SOGS office (MC room 8) to pick up your $10 Grad Club gift card.

February 2021 Newsletter

The SOGS Update is the official monthly electronic newsletter from the Society of Graduate Students. Stay in the loop about important deadlines, social events, member services, volunteer opportunities, academic support, professional development, advocacy initiatives, and more!

Read the newsletter and WIN! Answer our monthly trivia question for a chance to win 1 of 2 $10 Grad Club gift vouchers!  Email your answer to sogs.communications@uwo.ca.

Between editions of the newsletter, you’ll find updates sent to your WesternU inbox and on Facebook,  TwitterInstagram!

Congratulations to our January 2021 newsletter trivia winners: CAROLYNN WHITEHOUSE and STEPHANIE BROCKLEHURST 

****Come to the SOGS office (MC room 8) to pick up your $10 Grad Club gift card once it is safe to due so.

January 2021 Newsletter

The SOGS Update is the official monthly electronic newsletter from the Society of Graduate Students. Stay in the loop about important deadlines, social events, member services, volunteer opportunities, academic support, professional development, advocacy initiatives, and more!

Read the newsletter and WIN! Answer our monthly trivia question for a chance to win 1 of 2 $10 Grad Club gift vouchers!  Email your answer to sogs.communications@uwo.ca.

Between editions of the newsletter, you’ll find updates sent to your WesternU inbox and on Facebook,  TwitterInstagram!

Congratulations to our December 2020 newsletter trivia winners: Shaela Khan and Xi Zhang ****Come to the SOGS office (MC room 8) to pick up your $10 Grad Club gift card once it is safe to due so.

December 2020 Newsletter

The Update is the official monthly electronic newsletter from the Society of Graduate Students that keeps you informed about important deadlines, social events, member services, volunteer opportunities, academic support, professional development, advocacy initiatives, and more!

In the December 2020 issue  you will learn about what SOGS was up to last month and meet our new SOGS squad team members. Congratulations to Yousuf Hasan (VP Advocacy), Denise Kamyuka (Racial Equity & Inclusivity Commissioner), and Merna Seliman (Accessibility Commissioner) for winning recent elections at Council in November. We’ve got a ton of call-outs for involvement – conferences, committees, courses, and more! 

Read the newsletter and answer our monthly trivia question for a chance to win 1 of 2 $10 Grad Club gift vouchers!  

Between editions of the newsletter, you’ll find updates on Facebook,  TwitterInstagram, our SOGS Advocacy page and on our events calendar!

Congratulations to our November 2020 newsletter trivia winners: JONATHAN CHAN and BRENDAN SAMUELS ****Come to the SOGS office (MC room 8) to pick up your $10 Grad Club gift card.

Quick link: https://tinyurl.com/SOGS-Dec2020-Newsletter 

November 2020 Newsletter

The Update is the official monthly electronic newsletter from the Society of Graduate Students that keeps you informed about issues affecting graduate students, such as important deadlines, social events, volunteer opportunities, and advocacy initiatives.

In the November 2020 issue you will learn about our upcoming Structural Retreat (Nov 10, 12, 17, 19) open to all SOGS members, 2021 Wellness Research Forum (annual grad conference), and Graduate Peer Support themed drop-ins, and more. The positions of Vice-President Advocacy (by-election) and Indigenous Commissioner (VACANT) are up for election at November Council. See what new events, initiatives, and clubs SOGS has planned.

Between editions of the newsletter, you’ll find updates on Facebook,  TwitterInstagram, the IGSIC Facebook page, our SOGS Advocacy page on our events calendar!

Read the newsletter and answer our monthly trivia question for a chance to win 1 of 2 $10 Grad Club gift vouchers!  

All links to external websites in this issue are live within the PDF document. Try clicking on text and images for hyperlinks.

Congratulations to our October 2020 newsletter trivia winners: MAHSHAD BERJIS and UJJOYINEE BARUA.  ****Please come to the SOGS office (MC room 8) to pick up your prize.

Quick link:  https://tinyurl.com/SOGSNovNewsletter

October 2020 Newsletter

The Update is the official monthly electronic newsletter from the Society of Graduate Students that keeps you informed about issues affecting graduate students, such as important deadlines, social events, volunteer opportunities, and advocacy initiatives.

In the October 2020 issue you will learn about our Fall 2020 Wellness Week (Oct 13-17) and our #MySupportSystem Appreciation Day (Oct. 16), our new SOGS Household Donation Zone,  upcoming elections, virtual events, and more!

Between editions of the newsletter, you’ll find updates on Facebook,  TwitterInstagram, theIGSIC Facebook page, our SOGS Advocacy page on our events calendar!

Read the newsletter and answer our monthly trivia question for a chance to win 1 of 2 $10 Grad Club gift vouchers!  

All links to external websites in this issue are live within the PDF document.

Congratulations to our September 2020 newsletter trivia winners: Dhruvika Angrish and Sahab Zandi ****Please come to the SOGS office (MC room 8) to pick up your prize.

Quick link: https://tinyurl.com/SOGS-OCt2020-Newsletter

September 2020 Newsletter

The Update is the official monthly electronic newsletter from the Society of Graduate Students that keeps you informed about issues affecting graduate students, such as important deadlines, social events, volunteer opportunities, and advocacy initiatives.

In the September 2020 issue you will learn about our Fall 2020 Term orientation week events, the SOGS Ombudsperson by-election, and our new SOGS Donation Zone where community members can donate (“sell”) gently used household items to graduate students for a chance to win 1 of 2 $75 in gift cards to the Grad Club, and more! 

Between editions of the newsletter, you’ll find updates on Facebook,  TwitterInstagram, theIGSIC Facebook page, our SOGS Advocacy page on our events calendar!

Read the newsletter and answer our monthly trivia question for a chance to win 1 of 2 $10 Grad Club gift vouchers!  

All links to external websites in this issue are live within the PDF document.

Congratulations to our August 2020 newsletter trivia winners: Diana Pham and Hema Sharma ****Please come to the SOGS office (MC room 8) to pick up your prize.

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August 2020 Newsletter

The Update is the official monthly electronic newsletter from the Society of Graduate Students that keeps you informed about issues affecting graduate students, such as important deadlines, social events, volunteer opportunities, and advocacy initiatives.

In the August 2020 issue you will learn about upcoming funding deadlines,  ongoing surveys, new resources, virtual events, and more. 

Between editions of the newsletter, you’ll find updates on Facebook,  TwitterInstagram, the IGSIC Facebook page and on our events calendar!

 All links to external websites in this issue are live within the PDF document.

Read the newsletter and answer our monthly trivia question for a chance to win 1 of 2 $10 Grad Club gift vouchers! 

Congratulations to our July 2020 newsletter trivia winners: Sarai Guererro and Laura K. D. Johnson. ****Please come to the SOGS office in the Fall term once we re-open to collect your prize.

Quick Link: https://tinyurl.com/August2020-Newsletter

July 2020 Newsletter

The Update is the official monthly electronic newsletter from the Society of Graduate Students that keeps you informed about issues affecting graduate students, such as important deadlines, social events, volunteer opportunities, and advocacy initiatives.

In the July 2020 issue you will learn about the SOGS Presidential By-Election,  why and when it is taking place (Tuesday, July 14, 2020), and who is running to be the next leader of the Society. You will also learn about the call for nominations for our VP Finance by-election and Ombudsperson 2020-2021 election. This issue contains links to financial resources, virtual events, academic/support workshops, the new Grad Club patio menu, and more.

Between editions of the newsletter, you’ll find updates on Facebook,  TwitterInstagram, the IGSIC Facebook page and on our events calendar!

 All links to external websites in this issue are live within the PDF document.

Read the newsletter and answer our monthly trivia question for a chance to win 1 of 2 $10 Grad Club gift vouchers! 

Congratulations to our June 2020 newsletter trivia winners: Mabel Yuan and Sarah Babcock. ****Please come to the SOGS office to pick up your prize ($10 Grad Club gift voucher) once we re-open. 

Quick link: https://tinyurl.com/SOGS-July-Newsletter

June 2020 Newsletter

The Update is the official monthly electronic newsletter from the Society of Graduate Students. The Update keeps you informed about issues affecting graduate students, such as important deadlines, social events, volunteer opportunities, and advocacy initiatives.

In the June 2020 issue you will learn about our Anti-Black Racism Statement issued in support of #BlackLivesMatter. In addition, you will learn about out Summer Orientation Week events, resources and supports, funding, as well as volunteering opportunities.

Between editions of the newsletter, you’ll find updates on Facebook,  TwitterInstagram, the IGSIC Facebook page and on our events calendar!

 All links to external websites in this issue are live within the PDF document.

Read the newsletter and answer our monthly trivia question for a chance to win 1 of 2 $10 Grad Club gift vouchers! 

Congratulations to our May 2020 newsletter trivia winners: Alexa Clerk and Atinuke Osunbunmi. ****Please come to the SOGS office to pick up your prize ($10 Grad Club gift voucher) once we re-open. 

Read the newsletter: https://tinyurl.com/SOGS-June2020-Newsletter