Graduate Pathways to Success Opportunities: Essentials of Productive Teams Workshop and Orientation Volunteering



Registration is now open for:

GPS/Mitacs Step Workshop:Essentials of Productive Teams (formerly Managing Projects)

Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 9:00am – 5:00 pm (Graduate Student Centre)

For a session description, please visit:

To register, see:


New Graduate Student Orientation, hosted by Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, International Student Development, and the Graduate Student Society (GSS), is quickly approaching.  All incoming graduate students have been invited.  Events include:

*        Wednesday, August 27: International Student Welcome – an afternoon session designed to help international students make the most of their UBC experience

*        Thursday, August 28: Main Orientation Day – a warm welcome and opportunity for all new graduate students to learn important campus and academic information.

*        Friday, August 29: GSS Orientation – an opportunity to tour campus and learn more about arts, culture and clubs at UBC from the Graduate Student Society.  The evening will end with a boat cruise, the first of several outings planned by the GSS for orientation.

The complete schedule of events will be posted here by early August:


Interested in getting involved in Orientation?  The following opportunities are available for current graduate students:

To volunteer for Main Orientation Day or other orientation events, please register here:

To learn about and apply for a position as an Information Officer (35 hour paid position), please click here:

If you have any questions, please let me know.

Thank you,

Jacqui Brinkman

Manager, Graduate Pathways to Success Program | Office of the Dean | Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

The University of British Columbia | Vancouver Campus

Phone 604 827 4578 | Fax 604 822 5802

170 – 6371 Crescent Road | Vancouver, BC  Canada V6T 1Z2 |

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