Networking and Leadership Development Clubs

Networking and Leadership Development Clubs

Networking and Leadership Development Clubs

Build your skills and your resume by developing your leadership ability and networking along on the way!

Canadian Nursing Students Association (CNSA)

The Canadian Nursing Students’ Association (CNSA) is the national voice of Canadian nursing students. Our goal is to increase the legal, ethical, professional, and educational aspects which are an integral part of nursing. CNSA is actively dedicated to the positive promotion of nurses and the nursing profession as a whole.

Club de débat francophone

The Club de débat francophone is McGill’s francophone debate club. Our mission is to bring together French-speaking students through the art form of debating. Whether you want to practice your French, regularly compete in tournaments across Quebec, or make new friends, join us at one of our weekly practices, no experience required!

ConnectUs McGill Students

ConnectUs McGill Students provides consulting services to under-resourced organizations seeking support. Our mission is to connect our team of McGill undergraduate students with local small businesses and nonprofits to help address their organizational challenges. By partnering with ConnectUs McGill Students, organizations are exposed to new and diverse perspectives, including suggestions on solutions to help solve ongoing issues and navigate their evolving operating environment.

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Enactus McGill

Enactus McGill is a group of talented and motivated students from McGill University striving to make a difference in the Montreal community through entrepreneurial action. They strive to create a long-term impact on the communities and businesses that they are involved with. Whether it be by providing education to Syrian refugees, empowering young students to become entrepreneurs, or decreasing the food insecurity in Montreal, their projects reach a diverse community both locally and nationally. Their ultimate vision is to enact positive change through social entrepreneurship. In other words, they envision a brighter future where local communities are improved through their impactful projects, empowering events, and engagement with community partners.

Global China Connection (GCC)

Global China Connection (GCC) is a student-run non-profit organization that helps develop deep and trusting personal relationships between young leaders. GCC network currently consists of more than 60 university chapters around the world, and GCC McGill is one of the leading chapters in Canada. GCC McGill is committed to building a multicultural and interacting community by organizing a variety of activities including delegations of university students, social and professional events, panels, and more. If you want to develop your leadership skills and get to know fellow students, this is the club to join.

Health Occupation Students of America McGill (HOSA)

HOSA McGill provides an educational and interactive learning experience for students that are interested in health care professions. We help to provide students with the means to attend a Spring-Leadership Conference in Toronto as well as an International Conference (if student qualifies). The conference allows students to get hands-on experience in the profession they are interested in such as dentistry, laboratory science, forensic medicine, and more.

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iGEM

McGill iGEM is a student-run organization dedicated to bringing forth innovative ideas from the lab to the marketplace, and was started to allow students to experience the entire research cycle from ideation to experimentation to commercialization.
Our mission is simple: we want students at McGill University who are passionate about science and biotechnology to have an opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects that can have an impact on society.

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Junior Hong Kong Business Association

The Junior Hong Kong Canada Business Association (JHKCBA) is a student association in Canada that promotes the business collaboration between Canada and Hong Kong and fosters leadership and business skills among students. We are the junior chapter of the Hong Kong Canada Business Association (HKCBA), one of the largest bilateral trade associations in Canada.

Lettuce Club

At Lettuce Club McGill, all members meet once a year and will have 10 minutes to eat an entire head of lettuce. Whoever eats the lettuce the fastest is dubbed the Head of Lettuce and organizes the meeting the following year.

McGill Biomechanics Club

McGill Biomechanics Club innovates medical solutions that help others, by building skills and knowledge through practical experience in biomechanical projects, workshops and events. By combining both practical and social experiences, we aim to teach people more about biomechanics while also helping them to build a social and professional network.

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McGill Blockchain Association

Blockchain at McGill is a student run educational group that aims to raise awareness and foster engagement in the field of Blockchain and it’s related technologies. BAM accelerates it’s members to become leaders in the industry by providing them with relevant experience and fostering industry connections.

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McGill Debating Union

The McGill Debating Union is one of the oldest and top university debating societies in the world. We compete regularly at tournaments across Canada and the US! We’re always welcoming new members, no experience necessary.

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McGill International Students Network (MISN)

The McGill International Student Network is an orgaMcto Montreal and McGill! Our events allow students to take part in cultural activities, excursions in Quebec, Canada and other countries, as well as meet other fellow international students! We also provide language exchange services and free language classes. All students – both Canadian and international – are welcome to join!

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McGill Pre-Dental Students’ Society (MPDSS)

McGill’s very own pre-dental student society is a club that welcomes all students interested in dentistry. We share resources, events, shadowing opportunities, and a network of support for pre-dental students.

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McGill Students Chapter for Scientista

Who we are:
A Chapter of the National Scientista Foundation (currently the largest network of campus women across STEM disciplines). Our all-female team is made up entirely of McGill University students studying various fields in science.

What we do:
We aim to empower women majoring in STEM through media content, research talks, panel discussions, and social events.

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McGill Students Graduate Management Consulting Association (GMCA)

In the past, entering the competitive world of management consulting had been the exclusive privilege of business school graduates. However consulting firms have recently started recruiting Ph.D.s in order to increase their depth of expertise in various specialized industries. In the face of dwindling employment prospects in both academia and industry, management consulting offers an exciting career opportunity for graduate students who wish to apply their analytical and critical thinking skills to achieve a real-world impact. With this in mind, we created the McGill Graduate Management Consulting Association (McGill GMCA). Our goal is to provide exceptional graduate students and post-doctoral trainees with the training and resources necessary to enter and to excel in the competitive world of management consulting. Throughout the year, we will offer a number of events, including consulting firm information sessions, educational training sessions, case workshops led by consultants from Montreal’s top firms, networking opportunities, as well as various opportunities to test and improve your skills in case competitions!

McGill Students Trading Society (MSTS)

The McGill Students’ Trading Society seeks to promote advanced knowledge of the financial services industry and increase the understanding of financial markets for all its members. The society strives to host engaging events, workshops, and round-table discussions relating to a broad range of economics, finance, and business topics. Through our four pillars – education, engagement, advancement, and inclusivity – we aim to empower our student community and help bridge the gap between education and the field of finance.

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McGill Students’ Actuarial Association (MSAA)

The McGill Students’ Actuarial Association is a nascent SSMU student club looking to boost support for aspiring actuaries at McGill. We serve as a liaison between actuarial students and their goals, providing members with information on actuarial science to allow them to break into the actuarial world. We provide a place where students with similar interests can connect with one another and be represented for by a student association.

McGill Women in Computer Science (McWiCS)

We seek to cultivate a warm, open-minded community of techies dedicated to supporting and encouraging women in computer science.

Within this community, we seek to expand the opportunities of women to explore all aspects of the technological world and to encouraging them to create a positive impact on it.

McGill Women in Leadership Students Association (MWIL)

At MWIL, we’re dedicated to providing students with the information, opportunities, and support network they need to tap into their full potential as professionals, students, and young people. We welcome women and non-binary identifying students from a range of career fields to share their accomplishments and experiences; connect members with extensive opportunities to learn, and ultimately empower them to be critically engaged global leaders.

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McHacks – Hacks at Students’ Society of McGill University

HackMcGill is the student-run group that organizes the premier annual hackathon, McHacks. We bring together a diverse group of over 500 students from across North America for 24 hours to build projects and applications that range from hardware to mobile to artificial intelligence.

As a group, we are a talented team that loves working with people from various backgrounds. Our team does events and workshops, social media communications, sponsor outreach, front and backend development, design, and much more! Whether you are a seasoned hacker or have never written a line of code, HackMcGill welcomes you to join our team.

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Medical Perspectives (MedSpecs)

Medical Perspectives (MedSpecs) is a McGill undergraduate organization that maintains a supportive community for students who are curious about medical careers to access information, exchange ideas, and gain experience first-hand.

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Research and Sustainability Network

The Research and Sustainability Network (RSN) seeks to inform and empower students at McGill, bridging the gap between researchers in sustainability and undergraduates interested in research. Through recurring conferences, speaker series, and networking events, we aim to connect like-minded individuals within a cross-faculty network, facilitating collaboration and increasing accessibility to undergraduate research positions.

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Socratic Discussion Club

The Socratic Discussion Club brings together McGill students who are interested in meeting people to discuss ideas, gain knowledge, and take part in thought-provoking events. We are the first and only student organization at McGill University that seeks to bring people of diverse views together to share ideas on various topics, ranging from philosophy to politics to economics and others. Come join us at our weekly discussion circles!

Speak to Lead (Formerly McGill Students for Lead to Speak)

We aim to help fellow McGill Students improve their speaking and presentation while networking with likeminded leaders of tomorrow! Don’t miss out on our ‘S2L’ workshops and events posted on Facebook and Instagram!

Student Research Initiative (SRI)

Student Research Initiative is a club at McGill with the goal of helping undergraduates get involved in research. Through our informative seminars, our networking events, our mentorship program, our research database, and our annual research award, we aim to lower the barrier into undergraduate, providing McGill students with the necessary resources to support their research endeavours.

Students Offering Support (SOS)

Students Offering Support (SOS) is a national student-led charity made up of a network of student volunteers working through university chapters to coordinate and teach Exam-AID’s (group review sessions prior to midterms/finals for first and second year courses). SOS charges a $20 donation for students to attend our sessions and at the end of each year, all the money raised by an SOS chapter is spent on an educational sustainable development project in a Latin American country. These projects are not only funded by SOS, but they are also planned and built by SOS volunteers through an annual outreach trip. This full-circle experience provides volunteers an experience to see the direct impact they can have on their community as well as in marginalized communities around the world.

Learn more about the mandate and structure of Students Offering Support (SOS) in their club constitution.

The Association of Canadian Korean Scientists and Engineers (AKCSE)

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Women in International Security Canada at McGill

Women In International Security at McGill is a SSMU affiliated chapter of the larger non-profit organization WIIS Canada, which aims to create a network for women in peace and security.

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Women in Tech (WIT)

Women in Tech is a student-run club at McGill University that aims to encourage more women to get involved in the world of technology. Whether it be through networking events, coding workshops, or company tours, we want to provide all women of varying backgrounds with opportunities and skills to be able to excel in the tech world.

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