English Graduate Students' Association
What we do
Our association holds elections every September, for students to serve a one-year term on our board of directors. Highlights include:
- Executive members (Pres, Vice-Pres, 2 MA reps, Treasurer), board members at the PhD and MA levels who attend and represent the association at various department, executive, and university-wide meetings
- Free Exchange conference co-chairs
- Social, Research, and Colloquium committees
- Calgary Distinguished Writers Program support
- Reps who attend meetings by the Graduate Students' Association (GSA), our student-led, university-wide support organization
- And more!
Free Exchange Conference
Free Exchange is an annual interdisciplinary conference organized and run by graduate students from the Department of English at the University of Calgary. Founded over twenty years ago, the Free Exchange Conference has grown in size and scope and has attracted participants from across Canada, the United States, and beyond.