Graduate Pathways to Success: Volunteer and Employment Opportunities (GSS, Wellness, Orientation)

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Many new workshops for July and the fall have recently been posted.  Check out our upcoming sessions including Essentials of Productive Teams (July 6th) and Financial Literacy (July 7th) and more at


Volunteer for New Graduate Student Orientation

The main new graduate student orientation will take place on Thursday, September 1st  with other orientation activities scheduled through early September . Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies along with the Graduate Student Society and International Student Development will have several orientation-related volunteer positions to be filled.

Applicants must be current UBC Graduate Students in their 2nd year or later to apply. If you are interested, please send an email to:  We will provide specific information on volunteer positions once the event schedule is finalized.


Wellness Outreach, under UBC Student Health Service, is currently recruiting Graduate Wellness Peers!

The application deadline is June 30th, 2016. For questions please email

Using a peer-to-peer approach, the Graduate Wellness Peers enhance campus wellbeing by contributing a graduate student lens to the larger university commitment to enhance student mental health and wellbeing. This includes working at the UBC Wellness Centre in a student support and education role and providing workshops and outreach to the graduate student population at UBC. As a Wellness Peer you will gain practical and transferable skills in health education and promotion, leadership, facilitation, collaboration and partnership building. To view the full posting, visit: .


The Graduate Student Society is hiring:

Interim VP University and Academic Affairs: (position is June 28-Aug 31; applications due June 14th)

GSS Advocate: Applications due June 19th

Qualitative Data Analyst: GSS Harassment and Discrimination Committee (volunteer position):

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