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2015 Interdisciplinary AMAZON FIELD SCHOOL “INFO SESSION” 

Hosted by Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS)

Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) are conducting an information session
about the 2015 Interdisciplinary AMAZON FIELD SCHOOL on January 15th, 2015 in room 1820 at the Richmond campus.

Thursday, January 15th, 2015
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Richmond campus –  1820

Please feel free to come visit the Info session!

Canada 150 Petition: Federal Government Design Contest

On Friday, December 5, 2014, the federal government announced a speculative design contest aimed at students to create Canada’s 150th anniversary identity.

As Educators, you know that these contests are frequently promoted as positive opportunities to involve students, but they are in fact, used to secure cheap production in that they involve hundreds or thousands of students providing intellectual property without due compensation. Read more…

Weekend Lab Hours

Hey Everyone,

Rooms 3082, 3084 and 3086 are open on the weekends if you have to come in to do some work:

Saturday, 8am-4pm
Sunday, 12-6pm

Please note, the colour printer room will be locked though so access to the colour printer will be closed on weekends. You may continue to use the black and white printer in room 3084. If you arrive and the doors to the classrooms are locked, please ask a security guard or facilities member to unbolt the door (let them know you are a GDMA student).



RSVP to GDMA’s Back to School Bash

Hello New, Current, and Visiting GDMA students,

Hope you all had a great summer! As you may have heard, we are having a celebratory lunch event to welcome you to the fall semester on September 2nd, 11:30 am -1:30pm in Melville Conference Room A on the second floor.

We have a few announcements to make, and an event planned that should be lots of fun. It is strongly recommended that you all attend.

Please RSVP to Shannon Pang via email at by Wednesday, August 27th so I can order enough food and drinks for everyone.

Thank you!

GDC Student Survey

As we are currently planning our next big event, the Salazar awards and POGO; we wanted to get some input from other students about what they would like to see, in terms of speakers and workshops.
We ask that you pass this survey onto your students, which should take less than 5 minutes, so we can better understand the needs and interests of students.

Here is the survey link:

GMID – Global Marketing Information Database

You may find this useful for your design projects.

The Library is pleased to announce that we have initiated a trial of Global Marketing Information Database (Passport Edition), from Euromonitor. GMID is a leading global market research tool that includes industry data, country and consumer data, as well as detailed country reports. Read more…