GSA Grad Orientation 2021

Every semester, GSA welcomes all new and returning graduate students with a series of orientation events and fun activities

You’ll get the chance to meet some of your student representatives, and learn more about what GSA is and how we advocate for you and student issues.

You will also get to know about the programs and offerings GSA provides throughout the year, as well as future opportunities for you to get involved in.

Social events, like Speed Friending and the Grad Group Expo, help you to meet new friends and find your tribe!

We can’t wait to see you at the orientation. Register now!

GSA Grad Orientation Schedule

This semester, our activities are spread across three weeks and are all online. Find out what’s happening when and register your spot!

 

Wednesday 28 July 2021

10–11am: GSA Orientation

Discover your GSA Team and the services that we run to represent and support our graduate cohort.

You will be able to meet GSA’s teams: Policy and Advocacy, Grad Groups, Student Engagement, and Training and Development

Register

3–5pm: Speedfriending

Break down those barriers and establish some new and lasting friendships online with our Speedfriending sessions. Thanks to the team at Mojo Mingle, we are excited to have our fantastic host Sarah facilitating these fun and interactive sessions.

Videos, entertainment, giveaways and much more! Don’t miss out on your chance to win and join in!

Friday 30 July 2021

10am–12pm: Introduction to GSA’s Office Bearers

Get to know your Representative Council and learn more about their plans for their respective terms. You’ll have the opportunity to ask any questions that you want to know and make some new friends!

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5–7pm: Speedfriending

Break down those barriers and establish some new and lasting friendships online with our Speedfriending sessions. Thanks to the team at Mojo Mingle, we are excited to have our fantastic host Sarah facilitating these fun and interactive sessions.

Videos, entertainment, giveaways, and much more! Don’t miss out on your chance to win and join in!
Register

Monday 2 August 2021

11am–1pm: Speedfriending

Break down those barriers and establish some new and lasting friendships online with our Speedfriending sessions. Thanks to the team at Mojo Mingle, we are excited to have our fantastic host Sarah facilitating these fun and interactive sessions.

Videos, entertainment, giveaways, and much more! Don’t miss out on your chance to win and join in!

Register

2–4pm: Transition to Work & Career Support

Get the most out of your studies, with workshops, seminars and programs that will put you ahead! Come experience a short session on what GSA has to offer graduate students (re)entering the workforce.

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Thursday 5 August 2021

11am–1pm: Speedfriending

Break down those barriers and establish some new and lasting friendships online with our Speedfriending sessions. Thanks to the team at Mojo Mingle, we are excited to have our fantastic host Sarah facilitating these fun and interactive sessions.

Videos, entertainment, giveaways, and much more! Don’t miss out on your chance to win and join in!

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4–6pm: Academic Skills

Whether you’re an established coursework student or just starting out on your research – there is additional help to get through. From Thesis Bootcamps and the GSA Achieve Program, to LEAD, GSA has plenty of opportunities to offer and help you with your studies!

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Monday 9 August 2021

2–4pm: Grad Group Presentation & Expo

What makes a Grad Group? Come and meet the Grad Group Team, learn about what Grad Groups do and find out how you can get involved! This presentation will cover the events Grad Groups run, the categories of Grad Groups we have, and the benefits you can receive from joining one or starting your own! Whether it be academic, faith & spirituality, physical activity & sport, sustainability & the environment or any other topic, we have you covered with our range of over 150 Grad Groups catering to all interests!

Join us while we have our Grad Group Expo and hear from some of our current Grad Groups, what they do, how you can be involved, and any upcoming events that are planned.

Register

6–8pm: Speedfriending

Break down those barriers and establish some new and lasting friendships online with our Speedfriending sessions. Thanks to the team at Mojo Mingle, we are excited to have our fantastic host Sarah facilitating these fun and interactive sessions.

Videos, entertainment, giveaways, and much more! Don’t miss out on your chance to win and join in!

Register