Fwd: MUGS Listserv 11/20

Hey geographers! Break out your hats, gloves, and repertoire of soup recipes- it is WINTER now. Here's the (very short) agenda this week: 

  1. Intramural Hockey
  2. Climate Change Talk
  3. AUS Holiday Party
  4. Vision 2020: Climate and Sustainability Action Plan Party 

OPPORTUNITIES

Intramural Hockey 
It's that time of year again, and the McGill Geography Intramural hockey team is recruiting for the Winter 2018 Hockey season. All skill levels are welcome to play-even if you've never put on a pair of skates! You must have all of your own gear. Contact charles.solberg@mail.mcgill.ca for more information.


EVENTS


AUS Prof Talk: Climate Change
November 22 at 6:30-7:30 PM
Arts 160

Want to learn more about your professors' fields of expertise in a low-pressure environment? Join this interdisciplinary AUS Prof Talk on climate change! Wine and cheese will be provided!

AUS Holiday Party
November 27th, 5-8pm 
Leacock B-12

A message from AUS: "You have all worked so hard this semester and this party is to celebrate YOU! All departmental executives, committees, and AUS portfolio committee members are invited! There will be a variety of food, treats, beverages, and wine available- including vegan and gluten free options! We hope to see you there!"

 

Vision 2020: Climate and Sustainability Action Plan Party 
December 1st, 4-6pm
Faculty Club 

After months of consultations with more than 500 community members, McGill's  Climate & Sustainability Action Plan is set to be released this December. In addition to addressing the University's most pressing sustainability challenges, this is the first Plan specifically aimed at reducing McGill's carbon footprint. 
To celebrate, the Mcgill Office of Sustainability is throwing a party- come enjoy inspired conversations and refreshments with the students, faculty and staff who are helping blaze new trails. 

ETC

Monday Meme

Charlotte Zaininger 
VP Communications 
McGill Undergraduate Society 
Copyright © 2017 McGill Undergraduate Geography Society, All rights reserved. 
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MUGS Listserv 11/13

Hey geographers! If you aren't planning to read this whole listserv this is the main takeaway: GIS DAY IS ON WEDNESDAY. We are very excited and hope to see you there. Here's the agenda this week: 

  1. Intramural Hockey
  2. The Open Mapping Group of McGill (OMG McGill) 
  3. GIS DAY
  4. Global Leader Experience Program 
  5. GIC Workshops

OPPORTUNITIES

Intramural Hockey 
It's that time of year again, and the McGill Geography Intramural hockey team is recruiting for the Winter 2018 Hockey season. All skill levels are welcome to play-even if you've never put on a pair of skates! You must have all of your own gear. Contact Abe.Solberg@mail.mcgill.ca for more information.

 

The Open Mapping Group of McGill (OMG McGill) 
OMGMcGill is a ~*brand new group*~ on campus calling all students, profs, and staff interested in open mapping for humanitarian purposes! (Open mapping is mapmaking online using freely-accessible data).

They are launching on November 15th (Aka GIS Day), and their first mapathon will be on November 17with free pizza! Join them in the GIC for both events- whether you're a beginner or experienced mapper, a student or a faculty/staff member. Just bring your laptop! 

 


EVENTS

GIS DAY 
November 15th

Ladies and Gentlemen, the day you have all been waiting for has finally arrived. GIS Day is this Wednesday, November 15th. Come celebrate the magic of geographic information systems with free snacks, fun games, all your favorite geographer homies, and off-duty geography profs. This is not an event to miss! 


Global Leader Experience Program 
November 14th - 17th
This four-day programme is a unique opportunity to develop your leadership skills and Cultural Intelligence (the ability to cross divides and thrive in multiple cultures). Participants are given the opportunity to meet and network with leaders from the private, public, and non-profit sectors in Montréal. This event is free, but you have to apply. The theme for this year is "How do smart cities ensure they are inclusive?", you can learn more here

GIC WORKSHOPS
Every Friday until Christmas 

There will be 10 workshops starting this Friday in the GIC on topics ranging from ArcGIS, QGIS, R, Endnote and finding data. All workshops start at 2:30 on Fridays and are FREE only for Geography students, but you have to register beforehand here.

ETC

Monday Meme

Charlotte Zaininger 
VP Communications 
McGill Undergraduate Society 
Copyright © 2017 McGill Undergraduate Geography Society, All rights reserved. 
... 

Our mailing address is: 
McGill Undergraduate Geography Society
Room 305
845 Rue Sherbrooke O
MontrealQc  H3A 0G4
Canada

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MUGS Listserv 11/5

Hey geographers! Here's the agenda this week: 

  1. Fieldnotes Editor
  2. The Open Mapping Group of McGill (OMG McGill) 
  3. Global Leader Experience Program 
  4. GIC Workshops
OPPORTUNITIES

Fieldnotes Editor
The undergraduate geography journal, Fieldnotes, needs an editor ASAP! If you have experience with the journal, or are otherwise qualified, please email mcgillgeography@gmail.com.

 

The Open Mapping Group of McGill (OMG McGill) 
OMGMcGill is a ~*brand new group*~ on campus calling all students, profs, and staff interested in open mapping for humanitarian purposes! (Open mapping is mapmaking online using freely-accessible data).

They are launching on November 15th (Aka GIS Day), and their first mapathon will be on November 17 with free pizza! Join them in the GIC for both events- whether you're a beginner or experienced mapper, a student or a faculty/staff member. Just bring your laptop! 

EVENTS
 

Global Leader Experience Program 
November 14th - 17th
This four-day programme is a unique opportunity to develop your leadership skills and Cultural Intelligence (the ability to cross divides and thrive in multiple cultures). Participants are given the opportunity to meet and network with leaders from the private, public, and non-profit sectors in Montréal. This event is free, but you have to apply. The theme for this year is "How do smart cities ensure they are inclusive?", you can learn more here

GIC WORKSHOPS
Every Friday until Christmas 

There will be 10 workshops starting this Friday in the GIC on topics ranging from ArcGIS, QGIS, R, Endnote and finding data. All workshops start at 2:30 on Fridays and are FREE only for Geography students, but you have to register beforehand here.

ETC

Monday Meme

Charlotte Zaininger 
VP Communications 
McGill Undergraduate Society 
Copyright © 2017 McGill Undergraduate Geography Society, All rights reserved.
...

Our mailing address is:
McGill Undergraduate Geography Society
Room 305
845 Rue Sherbrooke O
Montreal, Qc H3A 0G4
Canada

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