Student Groups and Associations
The society of undergraduate students within the department. They are responsible for coordinating many departmental academic and social activities. Every undergraduate student in EPS is an automatic member of the Monteregian Society.
The society of graduate students within the department. They are responsible for coordinating departmental academic and social activities for graduate students. Every grad student within the department is an automatic member of the Adams Club.
The McGill student chapter of the Society of Economic Geologists promotes the advancement of the science of geology and prepares students for careers in economic geology.
Students of McGill Outreach in Earth Sciences (SMOrES)
SMOrES is the outreach group for undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate researchers. The group offers interactive workshops to teach all levels about geological, environmental, and planetary science concepts.
SSMU is the representative body for undergraduate students. They advocate for fairer academic justice processes, better student services, and more. Every undergraduate student at McGill is a member of SSMU.
PGSS is the representative body for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. They are responsible for advocating for students, helping to improve student life, and planning social activities. All graduate students and post-doctoral fellows at McGill are PGSS members.
TSI is an interdisciplinary centre that brings together researchers engaged in astrophysics, planetary science, atmospheric science, astrobiology and other space-related research at McGill University.
CFES is the coordinated voice of Canada's Earth Science community. They ensure that decision-makers and the public understand the contributions of Earth Science to Canadian science and the economy.
Social and Shared Spaces
Within the department, we have two lounges that are accessible to all of our students.
- A cozy spot to study, chat with friends, or spend time in between classes.
- Equipped with a fridge, microwave, sink, and coffee machine, it's a great space to have lunch, study or meet up with peers. And it's where we hold our 3 pm. coffee and cookie time.
- Group Meeting Space
- Main Seminar Room
- Fall Picnic
- Wine and Cheeses
- Christmas Party