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It’s not too early to start thinking about Level II program selection

As the winter term begins, it’s not too soon for students to be thinking about Level II program selection. The range of programs options in the Social Sciences can be overwhelming, and the Faculty wants to help Level I students choose a program which best suits their educational and career goals.

Jan 07, 2019

Career Prep Day

Get ready for summer jobs, internships and jobs after graduation! Social Sciences students sign up to meet one-on-one with Experiential Education (EE) staff for a resume critique, cover letter critique or career advising.

Jan 03, 2019

Grad School Livestream Q&A on January 9, 2019!

Are you applying for a graduate program (MA or PhD) offered by the Department of Health, Aging & Society? Do you have questions about our graduate programs or the application process? Join our Livestream Q&A as we answer your questions!

Dec 12, 2018

Iconic Ageing

You are invited to a Seniors of Canada photo exhibit on December 14, 2018, 5 to 7 p.m. at Rust City Brewery.

Dec 06, 2018

Are Social Media Users Open-Minded, Narcissistic, or Machiavellian?

Dr. Tara Marshall, Associate Professor, Department of Health, Aging & Society, cross appointed with the Social Psychology program, McMaster University, will discuss why certain personalities use social media, how they use it, and the effects it may have on mental health.

Nov 16, 2018

Timescapes of Aging Vitalities

Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging will host Nadine Changfoot Associate Professor, Trent University, Political Studies & Trent Centre of Aging Studies for a public lecture "Timescapes of Aging Vitalities" on Wed, Nov 28, 2018 at 2:30 p.m.

Nov 13, 2018

PhD Social Gerontology student receives 2018 GSA TA Excellence Award

Congratulations to PhD Social Gerontology student, Stephanie Hatzifilalithis, who is the successful recipient of the GSA Keith Leppmann Teaching Assistant Excellence Award.

Nov 09, 2018

PhD Social Gerontology students win awards at CAG 2018

Congratulations to PhD Social Gerontology students, Rachel Weldrick and Kelsey Harvey, who won awards at the 2018 Canadian Association on Gerontology conference.

Nov 06, 2018

Graduation – Student Checklist

To ensure a smooth and enjoyable convocation ceremony for you and your guests, please make certain you complete the following tasks by the appropriate deadlines. If you intend to graduate but will not be attending your ceremony, there are still tasks that must be completed to finalize your graduation.

Oct 29, 2018