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Student Center ... ( Registrar page explaining how to use)

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Sociology Grad courses
(course info, requirements, forms)
Sociology Grad course offerings
(schedule, descriptions, outlines)

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Sociology Events
Sociology Colloquium Series
Stats & Data Speaker Series
Migration & Ethnic Relations Colloquium Series

Improving your skills:

Student Development Centre
Grad Student Professional Development resources
Data Analytics Help Service

Enjoying Campus life

Get involved with Sociology Students' Association
Social Science Students' Council
University Student's Council, student clubs etc
Society of Graduate Students

Studying and Researching

Sociology Librarian at Weldon
Western Libraries


Professional Schools
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Planning your Career

Sociology/Criminology Degree Careers
Student Success Centre
Student Success Centre
Grad Student Career Resources
Social Science Alumni
Western Alumni

Studying Sociology

Annotated Bibliography of Canadian Demography

Marg Sloan's research portal

Related links: build your network
(organizations, journals, policymakers)

(project news and project pages describing current and past research)


Data Access at Western:
Western faculty and students have access to a wide array of data for research and teaching purposes. In this RDC Stats & Data Series presentation, Elizabeth Hill, Vince Gray, and Brad Corbett describe how to access that data through systems such as, Equinox, odesi, Statistics Canada, and OCUL.

Improving your skills:
Student Development Centre
Stats & Data Speaker Series
Grad Student Professional Development resources

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