Parent Link

Got kids? The Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research is excited to offer a new initiative that will support the unique needs of graduate students who parent.

The FGSR Parent Link will meet monthly and aims to help you build the skills, knowledge, and mindset that will support your scholarly journey, transition into the workplace, and foster your health and well-being. Join us in this conversation!

Upcoming Sessions - Please RSVP

Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018:

Topic: Navigating Your Relationship with Your Supervisor as a Graduate Student Who Parents

Description: Navigating your relationship with your supervisor can be challenging even without children! This session will provide you will some useful guidance on how to communicate effectively with your supervisor as a graduate student who parents.
Facilitator: Dr. Naomi Krogman, Professor, Department of Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology and Associate Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research. 

  • Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018
  • Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2018
  • Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018
  • Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019
  • Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019
  • Thursday, March 28, 2019
  • Wednesday, April 24, 2019

All sessions take place in Triffo Hall 1-16 at noon.