Events

Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Lost momentum? Having difficulty managing your research efficiently? Need motivation and strategies to complete your thesis?

This workshop will offer information to graduate students on how to:

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Feeling unmotivated to work on your thesis?   Are you the only one you know in the midst of writing? Need a kick start to get your thesis going?   Graduate Pathways to Success and the Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication (CWSC) are hosting a thesis boot camp to help get your thesis on track. This will be followed by weekly group writing sessions in Koerner Library to keep you writing.

Benefits of participating, include:

Thursday, 27 April 2017 - 1:00pm

Feeling unmotivated to work on your thesis?   Are you the only one you know in the midst of writing? Need a kick start to get your thesis going?   Graduate Pathways to Success and the Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication (CWSC) are hosting a thesis boot camp to help get your thesis on track. This will be followed by weekly group writing sessions in Koerner Library to keep you writing.

Benefits of participating, include:

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 - 9:30am to 10:30am

This session is intended for graduate students who are preparing to submit their thesis.

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 - 10:45am to 12:00pm

This session is intended for doctoral candidates who are ready (or nearly ready) to defend their research findings before an examining board for their Final Doctoral Exam.

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 - 1:30pm to 2:45pm

This session is intended for graduate students who are preparing to submit their thesis.

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:15pm

This session is intended for doctoral candidates who are ready (or nearly ready) to defend their research findings before an examining board for their Final Doctoral Exam.

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Prior to attending this session, you will be asked to complete an online assessment, Gallups’s StrengthsQuestTM (www.strengthsquest.com/). Utilizing your results from the online assessment, this session will help you explore, understand and apply your top five strengths to your graduate school success and career planning. You will begin to create an individual graduate school success plan to help you explore your strengths, challenges, likes and dislikes and find what motivates you.

Tuesday, 6 June 2017 - 9:30am to 12:30pm

Have you ever wondered how to tap into your resilience during challenging times? Imagine a situation where you face a critique of your writing from a supervisor, do not get the grant you were counting on, or have to shift your academic focus because of the realities of the job market. With scenarios such as these in mind, this interactive session will: