Grad Talks

​​​ Grad Talks 

Grad Talks

Gradlife and The Grad Room partner to offer learning sessions to help graduate students build skills and gain balance; all sessions are held at the Grad Room at 66 Harbord Street.

Sessions fall in one of these categories:

  • Communication

  • Personal Development
  • Wellness

  • Creative Arts

  • Career

  • Great to Know

  • Academic Support




Scholarships and Awards: when to start, where to start

Tuesday, July 18, 12:00 - 1:00 pm

The Graduate Awards Office (GAO) at the School of Graduate Studies provides administrative support for a wide range of scholarship and financial aid programs. Find out more about the awards and scholarships you may be eligible to apply for as a graduate student here at U of T. Learn more about application best practices, deadlines, processes and where to get help when you need it. *Open to new and continuing grad students.

Presented by the School of Graduate Studies.     


Beyond Books: Using the U of T Libraries as a Grad Student

Tuesday, August 15, 12:00 - 1:00 pm

With 44 libraries at the University of Toronto, it may be overwhelming to figure out where to begin conducting research. This talk will showcase library resources and services that are of particular interest to grad students, including unique collections beyond books (e.g., archives, maps, and datasets) and how librarians can support grad students with their research process. Pizza will be served.

Presented by the U of T Engagement Librarian.     





Other Events


Monthly Grad Student Parent Circle 

Monday, May15, 12:00 - 2:00 pm


​​Connect and unwind with other grad students who have or about to have children. Presented by the Family Care Office in partnership with Hart House and the UTGSU.​