TA Teacher-Training

On Friday, January 19, 2018 at 2:00 pm, the Committee for Equity and Visibility in the Academy (CEVA) and the Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL) are partnering up to present a teacher training workshop in LB-646. Together with undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty, we’ll be troubleshooting difficult classroom scenarios and workshopping what weContinue reading “TA Teacher-Training”

Emergency General Assembly: Bill C-51

Due to concerns raised by members of the cohort, the Student Association for Graduates in English will hold an Emergency General Assembly on the issue of Bill C-51, how it affects the literary and academic communities in particular, and what courses of action the cohort would like to take to express our feelings on thisContinue reading “Emergency General Assembly: Bill C-51”

SAGE Newsletter August 2016

Hello English Graduates! This is SAGE’s first newsletter of the academic year. As such, there’s a fair bit of information to cover, but we’ll try to do it concisely so that you can digest it quickly and get back to your regularly scheduled programming. Graduate Orientation! All returning and incoming grads should have received the introductory emailContinue reading “SAGE Newsletter August 2016”

Open letter to UQAM administration and François Blais

(French below) April 23, 2015 To: the UQAM administration and François Blais Re: Administrative response to student action against austerity Concordia’s Student Association of Graduates in English (SAGE) condemns the UQAM administration’s recent decision to expel nine of their students. These expulsions came without warning or precedent, and caused animosity and conflict between students andContinue reading “Open letter to UQAM administration and François Blais”

April 14 Newsletter – Elections and End of Year Partay!

Hello Graduate Students, It’s the end of the school year. Yay! Most of you will scatter and leave Montreal to visit loved ones or perhaps move to parts familiar or unknown. BUT before you head off, there’s one more shindig you must attend. April 28 (Tuesday) is The End of the Year Party at BrutopiaContinue reading “April 14 Newsletter – Elections and End of Year Partay!”

Call for SAGE Executive Council nominations

Hello Graduate Students, CALL FOR NOMINATIONS for SAGE EXECUTIVES. Please send your nomination for these positions (be it yourself or another cohort member) to sage@concordia.ca by Monday, April 13: PRESIDENT VP INTERNAL VP SOCIAL TREASURER Call for nominations from April 7-13. Campaigning will be from April 14-16. SAGE will vote on April 17. Details onContinue reading “Call for SAGE Executive Council nominations”

EGA result: SAGE’s decision on the topic of striking and other measures

Dear Graduate Students, The SAGE Emergency General Assembly called by a member of the cohort convened at 4 pm on Tuesday, March 31. Thirty members of the cohort attended the meeting in LB 659 in order to discuss anti-austerity measures and to determine SAGE’s position at this time. Six motions, with one divided into twoContinue reading “EGA result: SAGE’s decision on the topic of striking and other measures”

Spring General Assembly

The SAGE Spring General Assembly will take place on Tuesday, April 7 at 12 pm in LB 659. The SAGE Spring General Assembly will be a year-end review of what has happened and what has been spent during the school year. There will be a report from the Budget Committee, Headlight Anthology, and the EnglishContinue reading “Spring General Assembly”

Emergency General Assembly March 31

Due to interest, the Student Association of Graduates in English has elected to hold an Emergency General Assembly on the issue of striking or taking other actions The EGA will take place on Tuesday, March 31 at 4 pm in LB 659. The EGA will be open to all graduate students enrolled in the DepartmentContinue reading “Emergency General Assembly March 31”