2017

GPS Webinar: Statistics (Considerations when Planning your Research Project)

November 15 2017 Registration is now open for: Statistics II: Statistical Considerations when Planning your Research Project (Webinar) Thu, Nov 23 10 AM – 12 PM PST Register at: www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/16229-statistics-ii-statistical-considerations-when-planning-your-research-project PdF file for Grad_Pathways_Success_Stats II_Planning Seats are still available for this week’s :   Essentials of Productive Teams (Mitacs)| Thu, Nov 16, 9 AM – 5 PM […]

Social Media for Research Communication Workshop with the iGSN

November 10 2017 Social Media for Research Communication with the iGSN   The Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Network (iGSN) is hosting an exciting two hour event which will focus on communicating your research through social media and other innovative ways! You will be able to pick and choose two 30-minute communication workshops, hosted by presenters such […]

Food Systems Career Development Internships available

November 9 2017 It’s a foot in the door. Get your hands dirty, learn from someone on the ground and contribute to the success of an organization working in the food system. Choose the skills you need: Choose from a range of opportunities on or off-campus, including community garden development, food literacy communication, sustainable food […]

Take a Survey about Proofreading and Enter to Win $25

November 8 2017 Have you ever asked someone to edit or proofread your writing outside of class? Have you ever paid someone to edit or proofread your writing? If you answered yes to either one of those questions, you are invited to participate in a survey about who uses proofreading services and why.   My […]

GPS Workshops/Webinars: Productive Teams, Thesis Boot Camp, Submitting your Thesis, Doctoral Exam Prep

November 6 2017   Registration opens Monday, Nov 6th at 9 AM for: Submitting your Thesis Webinar: Tue, Nov 14, 1-2 PM PST | www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/16151-submitting-your-thesis-webinar In person: Wed, Nov 15, 9:30-10:30 AM @ Thea Koerner House| www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/16150-submitting-your-thesis   Doctoral Exam Preparation Webinar: Tue, Nov 14, 12:15-15:30 PM PST | www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/16152-doctoral-exam-preparation-webinar In person: Wed, Nov 15, […]

History course: Indigenous peoples and the Land in BC

November 3 2017 Professor Raibmon from the Department of History is teaching a course on the Indigenouus People and Land in BC in January 2018. History 469: Indigenous Peoples and Land in BC Rights, Resistance, Resurgence Click for Pdf poster Indigenous peoples have neither ceded nor surrendered their title to  most of the territory commonly  […]

Tri-Council and Affiliated Master’s Competitions

Nonmember 3 2017   The Fall 2017 Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master’s (CGS-M) application is available on the Tri-Agency Research Portal: http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/students-etudiants/pg-cs/cgsm-bescm_eng.asp G+PS info on CGS-M: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/canada-graduate-scholarships-masters-cgs-m-program Instructions for completing a CGS-M application (including transcript requirements): http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/ResearchPortal-PortailDeRecherche/Instructions-Instructions/CGS_M-BESC_M_eng.asp). Deadline: The deadline across Canada for applications is 5pm Pacific Standard Time on Friday, 1 December 2017. After this time, the Research Portal will close, and […]

Free Changemaker Event on Sustainability at UBC

Free Changemaker Event on Sustainability at UBC

Thursday November 9th—3:00pm-6:00pm Topic:Sustainability Location:CIRS Hydro Theatre (2260 West Mall, Vancouver BC, V6T 1Z4) Our theme this year is: Take it Outside. This series offers opportunities for students to Gear Up, Navigate and Explore the realm of changemaking from the community, peers and campus resources. This event strives to inform students about the opportunities to connect […]

GPS sessions: It’s THRIVE week + 3MT 2018 info

October 30 2017   Live Well to Learn Well (#LetsThriveUBC; a Thrive week event)… learn about managing time and stress as a graduate student In person: Oct 31, 10 AM | www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/16247-live-well-learn-well Webinar: Oct 31, 1 PM PDT | www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/16249-live-well-learn-well-webinar   Overcoming Perfectionism (#LetsThriveUBC; a Thrive week event)…learn what drives perfectionism and develop strategies to manage it Nov 2, 9:30 AM | www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/16169-overcoming-perfectionism   […]

GreenBiz 18 Emerging Leaders Scholarship

October 30 2017 GreenBiz 18 (Feb. 6-8 in Phoenix, AZ) will convene more than 1,000 executives and decision makers to explore the most pressing challenges, formative trends and promising opportunities in sustainable business today. Early-career professionals will need to learn from the leaders of past and present in order to shape the future of sustainable […]