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
Collaborating through Git: example using GitHub as a remote

Thu, November 26, 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/calendar/vancouver/collaborating-with-git

26 November 2020 - 1:00pm Library Research Commons
Building Positive Relationships in Graduate School

Graduate school can be challenging without proper support and fulfilling professional relationships. In this webinar, a panel of academic experts who work with grad students will discuss ways to maintain positive and healthy connections with your colleagues and supervisors.

20 November 2020 - 9:00am Beyond the Professoriate
Building Digital Exhibits with Wax

Fri, November 6, 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/intro-wax

6 November 2020 - 12:00pm Library Research Commons
Building Digital Exhibits with Collection Builder

Wed, November 25, 2020 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3580862

25 November 2020 - 12:00pm Library Research Commons
Build Your Scientific and Technical Writing Skills (2 Days)

Make an impact with your scientific and technical writing skills! This two-day, hands-on course is aimed at those with scientific and technical backgrounds. From structure and grammar to impact – get on-site expert feedback, a chance to work on a current, future, or past piece of your writing, and get exposure to many samples of writing, from atrocious to outstanding. 

25 January 2021 - 9:00am Graduate Pathways to Success, Mitacs Training
Assertiveness: Speaking Up for Yourself in Difficult Conversation

Are you looking for ways to build confidence and be assertive in challenging situations? You may find yourself in conflict situations where there is a difference of power or unclear expectations but you lack the courage or tools to address the situation. This practical course will give you the skills necessary to engage in difficult conversations and express yourself with conviction.

18 November 2020 - 1:00pm Graduate Pathways to Success

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