GPS Update: Business Writing + Time Management (Mitacs Training) + more!


UBC is conducting its annual tuition consultation about proposed tuition fee increases. Learn more and join the conversation at consultations.students.ubc.ca .

Registration is now open for:

Business Writing for Today’s Professional (Mitacs Training) | Wed., Oct 30 | 9 am  – 5 pm | Register here

Time Management (Mitacs Training) | Thur.,  Oct 31 | 9 am – 5 pm | Register here

There are still seats remaining in this week’s:

Career Planning & Job Search Strategies | Tues., Oct 22 | 12 – 1:30 pm | Register here

Scholarship and Award Opportunities: CGS-M Masters (for 4th year undergrads or 1st year research-based Masters) | Mon., Oct 28 | In-Person: 10 am – 12 pm  | Webinar:  1:30 – 3pm

 

Check out community.grad.ubc.ca for these, and other, opportunities: 

Academic Support and Success

Literature Reviews: “Analyzing (with NVivo)” | Oct 29 | 10 am – 12 pm

Introduction to “R” for statistical analysis | Oct 30 | 10 am – 12 pm

Lay Summaries: Writing Workshop | Nov 1 | 10 am – 12 pm

Applied Quantitative Methods (AQM) (yearlong workshop data science and machine learning workshop) – registration / application open now (with fees)

Career Exploration

Employers on Campus: Oct 28: Convergint Technologies  (5:30 – 7 pm) | Oct 30: PwC China & Hong Kong ( 6 – 7 pm)

Twitter: How to Win Followers and Influence People (Webinar) | Oct 30 | 11 am – 12: 30 pm

Events

Learning Analytics Hackathon (Canvas and Course Calendar data) | Nov 2 | 9: 30 am  – 5 pm

Graduate Research Foundations: Skills for Respectful Research ( Workshop Series Nov – Jan)