- learn more about department and university-wide business matters that affect graduate students
- continue to broaden your academic CV
We help foster, share, and celebrate a sense of community amongst graduate students.
We encourage grad students to attend our:
- September Annual General Meeting
- Spring Free-Exhange conference
- Many student-led events throughout the year
Who we are
The current Executive Committee is excited to be working with and representing you this year! We welcome all inquiries about graduate student life at the University of Calgary.
Current grad student in the department? Contact our current president:
EDGA President (2023-2024)
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.