Current GSA Volunteer Opportunities


Call for Members for Finance Standing Committee

Role: The FSC represents graduate student interests by reviewing the monthly financial statements of the GSA and the LDL, reviewing the external auditor report, and assisting in the preparation of the 2018-19 GSA budget. Previous financial experience is beneficial, but not required.
Time Commitment: One meeting per month (1.5-2 hours)
Application Deadline: August 2, 2019
Application: Please send your CV and a statement of interest (max. 300 words) to the FSC Committee Chair at fsc.gsa@ucalgary.ca.

Call for Members for Events Subcommittee
Role: Would you like to be more involved in the University community? Are you passionate about bringing individuals together, building a fun environment, and planning events? Then the GSA Events Subcommittee is perfect for you! We create, organize, and execute exciting events throughout the academic year to bring graduate students together and foster long-lasting friendships and sense of community.
Application Deadline: August 1, 2019
Application: To apply, fill out the google form below and email your CV to events.seec.gsa@ucalgary.ca
Call for Members for Community Engagement Subcommittee
Role: The Community Engagement Subcommittee is looking for enthusiastic members who would like to add value to the lives of thousands of graduate students around campus by creating awareness in the graduate community about their rights. Members will work as a team to arrange information sessions and events.
Application Deadline: July 31, 2019
Application: If you are interested please send your resume and a statement of interest (max 300 words) to engage.gsa@ucalgary.ca
Call for Graduate Orientation Volunteers
Role: Graduate Orientation volunteers will assist new graduate students locate their orientation, greet new students and help them find their way around campus.
Time Commitment: 2-hour training session on Monday August 26 and a 4-hour volunteer shift on Tuesday, September 3
Application Deadline: 11:59 pm August 10
Application: Email events.gsa@ucalgary.ca to express your interest.
Call for Members for Academic Support Committee
Role: The Academic Support Committee facilitates graduate student academic development opportunities through workshops and the Peer Beyond Graduate Research Symposium. We are looking for members who have new and creative ideas for this committee. This is a great opportunity to gain more experience in academic event planning and coordination.
Application Deadline: 11:59 pm July 31
Application: Email a statement of interest (max. 300 words) to academic.gsa@ucalgary.ca.

 

Call for Members for Awards Committee

Role: Awards Committee members evaluate GSA award, bursary, and grant applications to help fund graduate students.
Time Commitment: Members are expected to commit to an orientation meeting, two evaluations (one per semester), and an awards committee meeting after each evaluation. Further meetings may be required as needed.
Application Deadline: 11:59 pm MT July 31
Application: Please send a CV with a short paragraph indicating why you want to join the Awards Committee to awards.gsa@ucalgary.ca.