Happy Monday, hope you all had a fantastic weekend. Sorry this one has soooo much information, but there’s a lot happening in May, READ CAREFULLY!
1. General Assembly THIS Thursday @5pm ~ Elections ~
As always, pizza will be ordered for everyone to share, we’ll be electing our new reps for the 2018-2019 school year some make sure you come and show your support!
2. Coffee hour TOMORROW @10am
I realized we missed our last coffee hour, so we’re adding one this week. Come join us for Alex and I’s last coffee hour of the year (we’ll include some sweet things to munch on). This is also a good time to buy your Gala tickets!!!
3. BGSA Volleyball team!
Egor is looking to put together a volleyball team this year with PGSS. If you want to play, email firstname.lastname@example.org. It’s $60 for the team and we’re looking a minimum of 6 people +++ backups, so it’ll be really cheap to play! All the games are out at the reservoir for the whole summer. Registration deadline is May 26th so let him know before then!
4. Spring Gala : Friday June 1st!!🌸
The Spring Gala will take place at Redpath Museum on June 1st 7PM-10PM. Come join us for a wonderful night of dressing fancy, music and beautiful exhibits.
Tickets are $25 including (a lot of) wine, non alcoholic beverages, and snacks, or $15 including non alcoholic beverages and snacks.
To buy tickets:
Melissa — Bellini 255 or email@example.com or 514-415-9018
Michelle /Alex — N4/19
Logan — N4/8 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Nic Soubry — somewhere in Bellini (?) or email@example.com
PIs, family, and +1s are welcome!
Also, we are now accepting nominations for prizes to be given out the night of, so fill out our survey if you’d like to nominate someone.
**If you are musically inclined and would like to perform a set, email Melissa!**
5. Neuroscience Career Panel: May 24th
A teamup between Healthy Brains and Healthy Lives and IPN is happening to host a career panel for anyone interested in neuroscience careers.
Title: The Road Less Travelled: Unique careers for neuroscientists
Date and time: Thursday, May 24 from 5:30-8:00pm
Location: Leacock Building, room 232
Blurb: Discover diverse career paths available to you after your neuroscience-related graduate studies or postdoctoral experience! Join us for a panel discussion featuring 6 inspiring speakers, followed by networking with food provided. Register here.
Website with details and registration form: mcgill.ca/hbhl/career-panel
Facebook event: facebook.com/events/1650540231666765/
6. MJM Scientific Writing Workshop
Join the McGill Journal of Medicine on May 24th at 5PM in room 521 of McIntyre Medical Building to learn about publishing, how to develop a narrative, and working through the writing and editing process. Food will be provided!
7. Freshwater Identification Workshop offered by l’Association des Biologistes du Quebec (ABQ)
ABQ is offering an Identification Workshop for small (and large) fish, crayfish, and freshwater mussels. The course takes place from 9am-4pm on Monday May 28th in Longueuil at the Sherbrooke University Campus.
Here’s the link for more information :https://abq.membogo.com/fr/formations/detail/mulettes-ecrevisses-et-poissons/6430
Other info: BGSAjiji