A Seat at the Table: Joining the Academic Conversation

Date & Time

Thursday, February 22, 2024
9:15 am to 2:00 pm


In-person, Thea Koerner House

Offered by

Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Graduate Student Society

*This event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled to a later date. We will update the new date and details.

The Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication (CWSC), Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (G+PS) and the Graduate Student Society invite research-based master’s students to an on-campus writing retreat. The in-person retreat includes an opening panel on strategies for fostering your scholarly identity, dedicated quiet time to write together and one-on-one writing consultations with the CWSC. We will provide light refreshments - coffee/tea, snacks, and sandwiches.


9:15am - 12:45pm

  • opening panel
  • dedicated writing time
  • closing remarks

1 – 2 pm: writing consultations, pre-booking required: Log into WCOnline and choose the “Research-Based Master's Writing Retreat February 2024”  to book a consultation.


Registration Information

General registration opens on Monday, February 5th at 9 am.

Registration is open to graduate students enrolled in a research-based master program. After registering, you will receive an automated confirmation email. If you experience any difficulty using the online registration tool, please e-mail us at graduate.pathways@ubc.ca


If you have a disability or medical condition that may affect your full participation in the event, please email graduate.pathways@ubc.ca, 604-827-4578, well in advance of the event.