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Periodic Table Scavenger Hunt

Periodic Table Scavenger Hunt

COVID-19 has us trying to get creative with ways we can engage YOU, our graduate student body, besides our traditional stressbusters and BBQs…   So we present to you, A PERIODIC TABLE SCAVENGER HUNT!     The deadline to register your teams of 1-4 is this Friday, July 24, and you can do so by […]

By-election results

The results of our recent by-election have been released, and we are pleased to announce that the following members have been elected to serve the CGSS council for the remainder of the 2019-2020 term: Lily Southcott – Vice-President Mostafa Hagar – GSS Representative  

Introducing the 2019-2020 CGSS council

Introducing the 2019-2020 CGSS council

Who makes up this year’s CGSS council, you ask? We present the 2019-2020 members! Standing left to right: Maria Cleveland (Advisor) Kristian Kiland (Member-at-Large) Abhishek Soni (International Student Rep) Hayden Scheiber (Treasurer) Kevin Marroquin (Member-at-Large) Matviy Prokipchuk (Social Coordinator) Matthew Drayton (Secretary) Jesse Crescenzo (Member-at-Large) Noah Takaesu (Union Rep) Kneeling left to right: Sabrina Scott […]

Halloween Stressbusters: A spooky success

Halloween Stressbusters: A spooky success

Thanks to everyone who came out to the 2019 Halloween Stressbusters! We’d especially like to thank all the lab groups who participated in the pumpkin carving contest (it made for some fantastic decorations in the grad lounge!). Here are the results of the contest: First place: Sammis Group – 147 points Second place: Patey Group […]

Last week’s Charity Coffee Time

Last week’s Charity Coffee Time

Thank you to everyone who came out to our Charity Coffee Time last Thursday and generously made donations! We successfully raised overĀ $80 to support BC Children’s Hospital andĀ Nature Trust BC, the two charities that this year’s CGSS council has chosen to receive our donations from the year. We hope you enjoyed some Periodic Table cupcakes […]