Government of Alberta Internship Program

The job ads for the Government of Alberta Community and Social Services Internship Program for Persons with Disabilities have been posted. The ads can be found at jobs.alberta.ca. A prospective applicant may scroll through the latest job postings or can search the website using the keyword “intern.”

There are three separate postings: Program Services Worker, Human Services Worker and Administrative Assistant.

Each job ad gives information about the positions and the locations. All applicants must submit a resume and a cover letter. Cover letters must indicate which location(s) the applicant is interested in.

Consult the FAQ for more information.

Updated: SU Wellness Centre: Strategies for Exam Anxiety

Update:

This group will now run November 22, November 29, and December 6, 2017. Students can also now register online.


Starting Thursday, November 15, 2017, the SU Wellness Centre is offering a 3 session Cognitive Behavioural Therapy based group for exam anxiety. Included in the sessions will be strategies for improving your test performance, inviting relaxation and ways to increase confidence in test writing situations.

Consult the attached poster for more information. To sign up, visit the Wellness Centre reception desk.

F2017 Flyer Exam Anxiety

Funding for Study Abroad

Have you ever thought about studying abroad but were worried about the cost? Are you already planning to study abroad and looking for funding? We are pleased to announce that the International Study Travel Grant competition is now open!

The eligibility requirements are simple:

  • You must be a University of Calgary degree-seeking student, participating in a University of Calgary study abroad program, earning at least 1 course (3 units) of academic credit.
  • Your study abroad program must commence between January 1 – March 31, 2018
  • You need a minimum 2.80 GPA over your last 8 courses
  • You cannot have previously received funding through the International Studentship or International Study Travel Grant competitions.

Applying is easy. The online application as well as detailed instructions here: www.ucalgary.ca/uci/abroad/travelgrant  

Deadline to apply: Friday November 17, 2017 at 11:59 PM.

For details on this and many other potential sources of funding:  http://www.ucalgary.ca/uci/abroad/funding

Studying abroad is easier (and cheaper) than you think. Find the perfect study abroad program for you:  http://www.ucalgary.ca/uci/abroad/find-program