GPS Updates

 

 

GradUpdate

In this issue, webinars on academic CV, academic job market, job search strategies, and more!

Open Registration

 

Academic CV
Tuesday, June 23 | 12:30 - 1:30 PM or 4:30 - 5:30 PM

Register, 12:30 PM

Register, 4:30 PM

Seats still available 

 

Giving and Receiving Feedback
Monday, June 15 | 2:00 - 4:00 PM, Online registration is now closed, Email to register

Strategies for defending the doctoral exam in a virtual environment
Tuesday, June 16 | 2:00 - 3:15 PM Learn more

Designing to Succeed in Graduate School and Beyond: Being Strategic in Graduate School
Thursday, June 18 | 12:30 - 2:00 PM or 4:30 - 6:00 PM

Additional Events and Opportunities

 

The following highlights some upcoming events. Please find more on community.grad.ubc.ca and grad.ubc.ca/current-students/professional-development

ACADEMIC SUPPORT AND SUCCESS

 

Open Pedagogy with Omeka: Creating Digital Exhibits
Tuesday, June 23 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Learn more

Building a website with Github Pages and Jekyll
Tuesday, June 23 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Learn more

TI Methods Speaker Series: "Visualizing public health data: strategies and tools"
Wednesday, June 24 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM Learn more

How to tell a great story using data
Thursday, June 25 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM Learn more

Using Mendeley for Citation Management
Thursday, June 25 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM Learn more

CAREER EXPLORATION

 

Alumni Office Hours with Dr. Tony Yang - Partnerships Manager, Centre for Heart Lung Innovation
Monday, June 15 | 3:30 - 5:00 PM Learn more

What to do if you're going on the academic job market
Friday, June 19 | 9:00 - 9:45 AM Learn more

Job Search Strategies (Webinar)
Monday, June 22 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Learn more

Panic to Power: Build your Confidence (Webinar)
Thursday, June 25 | 3:30 - 5:00 PM Learn more

COMMUNITY AND NETWORK BUILDING

 

Become a Mentor through the Research Experience (REX) Program, Learn more

TEACHING DEVELOPMENT

 

Supporting Student Well-being in an Online Learning Environment
Monday, June 15 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Learn more

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

 

US Student Loans for Graduate Students (Info Session)
Thursday, June 25 | 3:00 - 4:00 PM Register by June 24 (4 pm)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, June 19, 2020