Welcome to our webpage!

Welcome to the Graduate Students' Association at Scarborough (GSAS) Website.

GSAS is a student run non-profit organization working to improve the student life for all graduate students at UTSC. The purpose of GSAS is to bring graduate students from all academic departments at UTSC together and ensure all the needs of UTSC graduate students are met.

Membership in GSAS is automatically granted to all graduate students who sign an affiliation form indicating they are affiliated with UTSC.

Announcements regarding stimulating seminars, exciting events and other fun extracurricular activities will be posted regularly. Please check back often for updates.

If you have any suggestions to make the GSAS executive team better at enhancing your learning experience at UTSC, please do not hesitate to contact us at gsas@utsc.utoronto.ca

Members of GSAS elect the executive team every year. The executive team is collectively responsible for the day-to-day decision making of the organization. If you would like to get involved or know more about the election process, please contact us at gsas@utsc.utoronto.ca


News & Events

08 May, 2010
We have the last instalment of the year for our New Frontier Seminar Series taking place next Wednesday May 12th at 11:30 am in AA160. Our speaker is Dr. Daniel Figeys from the University of Ottawa and the title of his talk is:
Protein Interaction Partners: Dates, Parties and Neighbours Refreshments will be served. The NFSS Series is brought to you by GSAS (www.utsc.utoronto.ca/gsas).

21 Jan, 2010
Join us for our first seminar of 2010!
When: Thursday, January 21, 2010
Where: AA160, UTSC
What: Dr. David Nussbaum: What I Have Learned by Studying and Practising Psychology for 25 Years.
Dr. Nussbaum provides insight into theoretical and practical aspects of studying psychology.

17 Dec, 09
Thursday December 17th, from 12-1 pm in room AA160, we will be having our 4th speaker of our New Frontiers Seminar Series, our very own Dr. Michael Schillaci. The topic is Human Cranial Diversity and the Evolution of Modern Humans Outside Africa.

16 Dec, 09
The long awaited for, all inclusive, red and green, fun and sweet Christmas party is upon us!
When: December 16th, 2009
Where and what time: Ralph Campbell Lounge, 5-6pm, Pre-Drink Decorated H305, 6-8pm, Dinner The tickets are on sale now, from any of the GSAS execs for $15.00, here's the list http://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/~gsas/contact.html

3 Dec, 09
Coming in from the cold - microbial life in the Canadian high Arctic and other cold worlds. 12 PM in room AA 160 on Thursday December 3rd.

12 Nov, 09
Noninvasive Brain Imaging of Sensory Short-term Memory: Principles, Findings, and Future Directions. Please register here.
November 12th 2009, 2-3 PM, AA 112

24 Oct, 09
Halloween party beasts shall be unleashed on Friday October 30th! Haunted house at Leigh Lee Brown theater at 6pm; Pizza and costumes competition in grad lounge (S-wing) at 6:30 to 8pm; Fossil and Haggis Pub at 8:00pm! Please check the Announcement section for more info.

24 Sept, 09
Dr. Kagan Kerman is giving a talk on "Tackling HIV with electricity: Towards new AIDS therapeutics" 12-1 in room SY205.

8 Sept, 09
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