Academic Support and Success

Excel within grad school by accessing tools, strategies, and resources, beyond disciplinary knowledge and expertise that can help with timely completion of your program.

 Events

Titlesort ascending Description Date Provider
Pixellating project showcase: interrogating the archive - narrative complexities in documentary filmmaking

Wed, November 18, 2020 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/calendar/vancouver/pixellating-20201118

18 November 2020 - 11:00am Library Research Commons
Overcoming Perfectionism

We live in a culture that emphasizes being perfect as a virtue in everything from body image to relationships to career achievements. The problem is that life and being human, in spite of our best efforts, is messier than this. Having high standards is one thing, but taking a perfectionistic approach to life can actually get in the way of your success.

3 November 2020 - 9:30am Graduate Pathways to Success
NVivo part 2: classification and datasets

Mon, November 2, 2020 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3584595

2 November 2020 - 4:00pm Library Research Commons
NVivo part 1: getting started with NVivo

Mon, November 16, 2020 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3584596

16 November 2020 - 4:00pm Library Research Commons
Literature Reviews: Searching and Keeping Track

Fri, December 11, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3583308

11 December 2020 - 10:00am Library Research Commons
Knowledge Exchange and Scholarly Communication – Considerations for Your Practice

Wed, November 4, 2020 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3585756

4 November 2020 - 2:00pm Library Research Commons
Introduction to Voyant

Tue, November 17, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/calendar/vancouver/voyant

17 November 2020 - 12:00pm Library Research Commons
Introduction to R and RStudio

Fri, October 30, 2020 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3585191

30 October 2020 - 12:00pm Library Research Commons
Introduction to OSF

Mon, November 2, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3584583

2 November 2020 - 10:00am Library Research Commons
Introduction to Git and GitHub

Mon, November 16, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3580895

16 November 2020 - 1:00pm Library Research Commons
How to Manage Stress, Rejection & the Haters in Your Midst

Are you stressed? Do you feel devastated when your articles and/or grant proposals get rejected? Is the pressure of publishing/funding your work making you sick? If any of this sounds familiar and you have difficulty managing the negative energy and rejection in your environment, please join us to learn:

12 November 2020 - 11:00am National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity
Graduate Wellness Group Discussion: Impostor Syndrome

This is the third event in a 4 part Graduate Wellness Group Discussion Series and will be focused on Impostor Syndrome

Thursday, Nov 19 | 11:00 AM  – 12: 30 pm, registration will open Nov 9th. 

19 November 2020 - 11:00am Counselling Services, Wellness Centre
Essentials of Productive Teams

More than ever, organizational success depends on people working together - effectively. The pressure to communicate productively, quickly turn ideas into profitable action and consistently deliver results never decreases.

16 March 2021 - 9:00am Graduate Pathways to Success, Mitacs Training
Emerging Perspectives in Open Access Book Publishing

Wed, November 4, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3584443

4 November 2020 - 10:00am Library Research Commons
Dissertations and Theses Formatting: Strategies For Successful Submission

Thu, December 3, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/calendar/vancouver/dissertation2020december

3 December 2020 - 12:00pm Library Research Commons
Digital Publishing with Scalar

Thu, November 19, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/calendar/vancouver/scalar

19 November 2020 - 12:00pm Library Research Commons
Designing to Succeed in Graduate School and Beyond: Being Strategic in Graduate School

Take the lead of your education and your career objectives!

17 November 2020 - 11:30am Graduate Pathways to Success, Centre for Student Involvement and Careers
CTLT Indigenous Initiatives Virtual Coffee Drop-in

Thu, December 10, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM UBC Vancouver Campus. FREE. This event will be online on Zoom.

10 December 2020 - 11:00am Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
CTLT Indigenous Initiatives Virtual Coffee Drop-in

Wed, November 25, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM UBC Vancouver Campus. FREE. This event will be online on Zoom.

25 November 2020 - 10:00am Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Copyright for Graduate Students

Thu, December 10, 2020 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3572422

10 December 2020 - 2:00pm Library Research Commons

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