GradUpdate – webinars on interviews, skills of communication, entrepreneurship careers, and more

GradUpdate

In this issue, webinars on interviews, skills of communication, entrepreneurship careers, and more

Open Registration

Interviews
Monday, June 1 | 12:30 – 1:30 PM or 4:30 – 5:30 PM

Register, 12:30

Register, 4:30

Skills of Communication
Tuesday, June 2 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Register

Additional Events and Opportunities

The following highlights some upcoming events. Please find more on community.grad.ubc.ca and grad.ubc.ca/current-students/professional-development

ACADEMIC SUPPORT AND SUCCESS

Using RefWorks for Citation Management
Thursday, June 4 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM Learn more

CAREER EXPLORATION

S2BN Virtual Career Cafe – In Focus: Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, May 27 | 3:00 – 4:30 PM PDT Learn more

Strategy Consulting Mentorship Program Info Session
Thursday, June 4 | 7:00 PM Learn more

GSS Job Posting: Policy Assistant
Apply by June 5th. 10 hrs/week. Learn more

TEACHING DEVELOPMENT

Virtual Facilitation 201
Wednesday, June 3 | 1:00 – 2:30 PM Learn more

WRITING AND COMMUNICATION

Personal Statements: Writing
Tuesday, June 2 | 10:00 – 11:00 AM Learn more

Multi-Week Course Online: From Project to Publication – the Art of Manuscript Revision
Wednesday, June 3 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Learn more

12 Week Candidacy to Completion Writing Community Online
For PhD Candidates, Begins June 4 | Thursdays 2:00 – 4:00 PM Learn more

Thesis Defense – SOIL – PhD – Kiran Padda

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Announces The Oral Examination for the Degree of 

Doctor of Philosophy (SOIL Science)

Kiran Padda

Characterizing the Beneficial Ecological Association of Endophytic Bacteria with Lodgepole Pine Trees Naturally-Regenerating at Unreclaimed Gravel Mining Pits


12:30 PM on Thursday, May 28, 2020

Virtually

EXAMINING COMMITTEE

Chair:

Dr. Xin Li

Supervisory Committee:
Dr. C. Chanway – Supervisor
Dr. M. Krzic – Committee member
Dr. S. Grayston  – Committee member 

Defense Committee Composition
Dr. C. Chanway – Supervisor
Dr. M. Krzic – Committee member
Dr. S. Grayston  – Committee member
Dr. L. Lavkulich – University examiner
Dr. C. Prescott – University examiner

Everyone is welcome

2020-2021 LFS Major Awards Competition

Please use this application form.


Attention: Research students: MSc and PhD
 
Please notify me of your intention of applying by June 1st.
Hello everyone,
Please find attached the application for the 2020-2021 LFS Major (Greater Than $10,000) Awards.
Please note the deadline to submit a completed application is Sunday, June 14,  2020.  As we are working with a very tight timeline to ensure awards are assigned by early September, we cannot accept late or incomplete applications.
 
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask.
Kind regards,
Lia
 
Lia Maria Dragan
Admission & Administrative Coordinator
Faculty of Land and Food Systems
University of British Columbia

#291 – 2357 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC  V6T 1Z4
Tel.: (604) 822-8373; Fax: (604) 822-4400
http://www.landfood.ubc.ca/graduate/

 

Thesis Defense – AANB – MSc – Janet Bauer

UBC – Faculty of Land and Food Systems Announces 

The Oral Examination for the Degree of Master of Science (Applied Animal Biology)

Janet Bauer
The use of calving behaviors and automated activity monitors to predict and detect parturition and uterine diseases in Holstein cattle 


08:00 AM on Thursday, May 28, 2020

Virtually

EXAMINING COMMITTEE

Chair: Dr. A. Protopopova

Supervisory Committee:
Dr. R. Cerri – Supervisor
Dr. D. Weary – Committee member
Dr. W.  Heuwieser  – Committee member 

Defense Committee Composition
Dr. R. Cerri – Supervisor
Dr. W.  Heuwieser  – Committee member
Dr. M. Isman – External

Everyone is welcome

UBC TA Institute – May 25-28

The CTLT Teaching Assistant (TA) Institute is four days of free professional development workshops open to any graduate student and undergraduate TA. The TA Institute from May 25 – 28, 2020, includes a collection of workshops designed to support TAs as their roles change with the move to online summer courses. Sessions include; TA well-being, equity, diversity and inclusion in online learning, time management and workflow in an online environment, preparing for and managing technical difficulties, and leading both asynchronous and synchronous discussion groups. View the full schedule of events and learn more at https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/ta-institute/may-2020-ta-institute/.

A social media image is attached, along with a Communications Toolkit with sample text for your website/newsletter, Facebook and Twitter accounts.

Please let me know if you require any additional information/assets. We appreciate your support.

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Best,

Sukhi

Sukhi Ghuman  (She, Her, Hers)

Marketing & Events Manager

Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology

The University of British Columbia | Vancouver Campus | Musqueam Traditional Territory

214 – 1961 East Mall | Vancouver BC | V6R 1Z1 Canada

Phone 604 827 4816 | Cell 604 315 2599

sukhi.ghuman@ubc.ca | @UBC_CTLT

http://www.ctlt.ubc.ca | http://events.ctlt.ubc.ca

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