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Graduate Association

Graduate Association of Geoscience Students (GAGGS)

The  Department of Geoscience graduate students are represented by the Graduate Association of Geoscience Students (GAGGS), which sponsors departmental events for graduate students. GAGGS represents graduate student interests on the Graduate Representative Council (GRC), the governing body of the Graduate Students’ Association.

European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers (EAGE)

Find out about the student chapter of the European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers (EAGE).



The Graduate Students' Association

The Graduate Students’ Association manages a number of events throughout the academic year, including self-defense training, social activities, and professional development activities. The Graduate Students’ Association also provides the health and dental coverage for graduate students. Reach the GSA at

The Faculty of Graduate Studies and My Grad Skills

Beyond the programs offered by the GSA, the Faculty of Graduate Studies also offers programs specifically catering to the needs of early career academics. Everything from networking skills, presentation skills, and classroom management training are offered through My Grad Skills, a program offered through the Faculty of Graduate Studies to supplement the professional education of graduate students beyond what they receive in their home faculties. You can reach FGS at and My Grad Skills at