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Student Groups

Education Student Society (EdSoc)

The purpose of EdSoc is to promote social interactions between teacher education candidates and supplement the regular academic program with lectures and other events that are outside of the normal course offerings.

Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Indigenization (EDI&I) Coalition

The Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Indigenization (EDI&I) Coalition is a brave space to advance the work of equity diversity, inclusion, and indigenization in the Faculty of Education and beyond through meetings, initiatives and events.  Monthly meetings, held from September to May, are open to faculty, staff, Teacher Candidates, alumni, and community members.  Opportunities are available for Year 1 Teacher Candidates to do their alternative placement with the Coalition. 


Glocal is a co-curricular group in the Laurier Faculty of Education. The purpose of Glocal is to raise teacher education candidate awareness and to develop education-related activities regarding global, outdoor, and environmental education.

Education Graduate Student Association (EGSA)

The Education Graduate Student Association (EGSA) is an official departmental club supported by the Graduate Students' Association (GSA). EGSA exists for the purpose of professional development and fostering a culture of collegiality, intellectual development and cooperation.

Graduate Students' Association (GSA) Orientation

Master of Education students are invited to attend orientation week for new and returning graduate students, hosted by the Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Students' Association. Become familiar with Laurier’s campus, departments, community and programs.