Mar
25
1:00 pm13:00

GradDays: BBQ

  • Garden V on the Lawn

We will end GradDays with a Saturday BBQ consisting of games and drinks at Garden V on the Lawn!

Mar
24
6:00 pm18:00

GradDays: Happy Hour

  • the Biltmore

Come celebrate the end of another successful work week, and one devoted to the celebration of graduate students on grounds, with a happy hour social and free food!

Mar
24
11:00 am11:00

GradDays: Green Dot Overview Training

  • Newcomb Room 177

Green Dot is dedicated to educating the UVA community about how to combat sexual violence on grounds. Join us for a brief overview training to learn how to be an active bystander and intervene in situations of power-based violence.

Registration is not required, but it is helpful. To register, please follow this link.

Mar
23
1:30 pm13:30

GradDays: Career Tracks Roundtable

  • Newcomb Ballroom

GSASC invited professionals from a variety of career pathways (including administration, government, innovation, non-profit, and industry) to come speak about their experiences and career trajectories. The event is designed for attendees to move from table to table to speak with representatives from various fields and professions throughout the two-hour time period.

Mar
23
9:00 am09:00

GradDays: Green Dot Overview Training

  • Newcomb Hall Gallery

Green Dot is dedicated to educating the UVA community about how to combat sexual violence on grounds. Join us for a brief overview training to learn how to be an active bystander and intervene in situations of power-based violence.

Registration is not required, but is helpful. To register, please follow this link.

Mar
22
6:00 pm18:00

GradDays: Beer Tasting at Random Row Brewery

  • Random Row Brewery

In collaboration with GBS, GESC, and Curry, GSASC will have a beer tasting social event at Random Row! Take some time to connect with your peers and maximize your social network while enjoying local brew.

Mar
22
1:00 pm13:00

GradDays: LGBTQ Lunch Panel

  • Newcomb Hall Gallery

We're holding a panel of LGBTQ faculty and staff for a lunchtime discussion to celebrate their successes and discuss any obstacles they've faced throughout their careers. After a brief introduction of speakers, we will open the room for a series of informal questions and discussions. We hope to address the specific challenges LGBTQ individuals in academia, the job market, and navigating graduate school in general. All are welcome!

Mar
22
12:00 pm12:00

GradDays: Ethnic and Racial Minorities Lunch Panel

  • Newcomb Hall Room 481

We're holding a panel of ethnic and racial minority faculty and staff for a lunchtime discussion to celebrate their successes and discuss any obstacles they've faced throughout their careers. After a brief introduction of speakers, we will open the room for a series of informal questions and discussions. We hope to address the specific challenges that ethnic and racial minorities face in academia, the job market, and navigating graduate school in general. All are welcome!

Mar
22
11:00 am11:00

GradDays: Women's Lunch Panel

  • Newcomb Gallery

We're holding a panel of women faculty and staff for a lunchtime discussion to celebrate their successes and discuss any obstacles they've faced throughout their careers. After a brief introduction of speakers, we will open the room for a series of informal questions and discussions. We hope to address the specific challenges women face in academia, the job market, and navigating graduate school in general. All are welcome!

Mar
21
1:00 pm13:00

GradDays: Huskey Graduate Research Exhibition

  • Newcomb Hall 180 McCormick Road, Charlottesville, VA

Come attend an oral or poster session at UVA's graduate student conference, where graduate students from across the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences present their research.  The 2017 Huskey Graduate Research Exhibition will take place throughout the afternoon in Newcomb Hall. Oral presentations for natural sciences, arts and humanities, and social science research will take place from 1:30-3:30pm, while poster presentations will take place from 3:30-4:30pm. 

We strongly encourage you to attend a session and learn about the scope of graduate research taking place at UVA!

Mar
20
9:00 am09:00

GradDays: Mindfulness Monday

Introduction to Mindfulness Center and CCI: 9:00 - 11:00 AM in Newcomb 481

Learn about the Compassionate Care Initiative, the mindfulness center, and their resources (including free yoga, meditation, and mindfulness)

Drop-in Meditation Session through the Compassionate Care Initiative: 12:15-12:45 PM in McLeod 2025

Free 10-minute Massages through the School of Nursing: 12:00 - 2:00 PM in McLeod 4020

Sign-up required. To sign up follow this link.

Free Yoga Class: 2:30-3:30 PM in the AFC Multipurpose Room 2.

Sign-up required. To sign up follow this link.

Dec
15
4:30 pm16:30

End of the semester happy hour

Come join your fellow classmates and colleagues to cheers and to celebrate another great semester! Food will be provided. Happy hour prices for beverages.

Thursday, December 15th 4:30 - 7:30pm at Wild Wing Cafe

Hosted by: GSASC, GESC, GBS, GNSO

May
2
6:00 pm18:00

May GSASC General Body Meeting

The May GSASC General Body Meeting will be held on Monday, 5/2 at 6 PM in the Newcomb Gallery. All are welcome! The agenda for the meeting can be found here.

Apr
2
1:00 pm13:00

UVa Pan European Conference Dissertation Speed Dating

Come join us to share your work! You will have the chance to briefly share your dissertation project with other graduate students from a wide variety of fields. All UVA grads are welcome. You do not need to be a participant in this year’s inaugural UVA Pan-European Conference, although we welcome you to browse our program and come for any of the talks. We look forward to seeing you there!

If you would like to attend, please register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dissertation-speed-dating-workshop-uva-pan-european-conference-tickets-22455622371

Mar
26
12:00 pm12:00

GradDays: BBQ and Fun Day

  • Nameless Field

Help us end our annual GradDays Celebration with a bang! Bring your family! Bring your dog! Join us for a free BBQ lunch on UVA Grounds and a family-friendly day of fun and excitement (including a Moon Bounce).

Mar
25
7:00 pm19:00

GradDays: Three Notch'd Beer Tasting

  • Three Notch'd Brewery

Join our friends at the law school for our popular social at Three Notch’d Brewery. Take some time to connect with your peers and maximize your social network while enjoying a beer tasting. Bring your appetite, the Got Dumplings food truck will be on location for all your dumpling needs. Please don’t forget to tip your bartender!

Mar
25
1:00 pm13:00

GradDays: Academic Interviewing Advice Panel

  • Chemistry Building Rm 303

Join us for a panel discussion with UVA graduate student alumni who have experience and success with campus interviews for academic jobs. Panel participants will share insights into the interview process and answer any of your questions. Light refreshments from C’ville Coffee will be provided.