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Halloween Stressbusters

Halloween Stressbusters

Join the biggest stressbusters of the year! Oct 26th – room D211/D213 – doors open at 5:30pM Celebrate Halloween with your peers through costumes, food and beer. Best bring you favorite costume as we are having a costume contest and the top three costumes will be rewarded with a prize. Entrance fee is $5. This […]

Charity Coffee Time + Mole Day + Pumpkin Carving Judging

Charity Coffee Time + Mole Day + Pumpkin Carving Judging

The CGSS is hosting a charity coffee time and Mole day celebration! Come to vote for your favorite pumpkin carving and influence which lab is crowned pumpKING. Enjoy bakes goods and a periodic table of brownies for sale by donation. Arrive early to get your hand on your favorite element 🙂 October 25th – room […]

Check out your 2018/2019 CGSS Council!

Check out your 2018/2019 CGSS Council!

2018 – 2019 CGSS Council Back: Samuel Griffin – Member-at-Large, Hayden Scheiber – Social Coordinator, Kristian Kiland – Member-at-Large, Duane Hean – International Rep, Benjamin Yeremy – Sports Rep, Drew Huff – Webmaster Front: Kevin Marroquin – Member-at-Large, Lilly Southcott – Vice President and Secretary, Maria Cleveland – Interim President, Julie McNutt – Treasurer and […]

Chemistry Graduate Research Symposium and CGSS Elections!

Chemistry Graduate Research Symposium and CGSS Elections!

Greetings chemists old and new! CGSS and the department would like to invite you to participate in the combined UBC Chemistry Alumni Day and Graduate Student Research Symposium.  This year will feature graduate student and alumni award presentations, talks by alumni and Dr. David Perrin, graduate student posters, and a BBQ lunch. There will also […]

Welcome Back Stressbusters!

Welcome Back Stressbusters!

Can you believe that the Summer semester is almost over already!? Come join us for the first CGSS event for new graduate students: The End of Summer Welcome Back Stressbusters! Event Info: What: For those who are new here, welcome! The Chemistry Graduate Student Society holds several social events per year known as Stressbusters! Stressbusters events […]

CGSS Sports Day!

CGSS Sports Day!

Greetings sports fans! CGSS would like to invite you to the Summer Sports Day! Event Info: What: The CGSS invites you to come enjoy an afternoon of pickup sports. We will organize pick up games of soccer, ultimate Frisbee, flag football and more! Sports equipment will be provided by CGSS, but feel free to bring any other equipment […]

CGSS Late Summer Barbecue!

CGSS Late Summer Barbecue!

It’s hard to believe it, but August is already here and that means another CGSS barbecue! Event Info: What: As usual, this barbecue event will have beef & veggie burgers, hot dogs, chips, pop, and all the fixings. We will also have gluten free buns available. When: Friday, August 10th at 12 o’clock noon. Where: In front […]

CGSS Summer Trivia Night!

CGSS Summer Trivia Night!

Greetings chemists! Our last CGSS trivia night went so well that we have decided to hold a Summer Trivia Night! Event Info: What: The format is the same as last time, teams of six will compete by answering trivia questions. Prizes will be given out to the top three teams! Admission is FREE and alcoholic drink tickets […]

CGSS Barbecue!

CGSS Barbecue!

To kick off the start of summer the CGSS is excited to announce our first BBQ of the season! Event Info: What: Our barbecue event will have beef & veggie burgers, hot dogs, chips, pop, and all the fixings. We will also have gluten free buns available. When: Friday, June 22nd at 12 o’clock noon. […]

Bard on the Beach!

Bard on the Beach!

Bard on the Beach is back! …and the CGSS would like to invite you to a discounted showing! UPDATE: Tickets are selling fast! 60% are already sold! Contact Daniel at luoh@chem.ubc.ca to RSVP. Dont forget to bring cash to Coffee Time this week to pay. Event Details WHAT: “As You Like It” (a ’60s-era romantic comedy […]