Graduate Programs: Waitlist Registration now OPEN for November 12, 12, 20 2016 Grad ISW


Waitlist registration is now open for the Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) November 12, 19. 20 2016.  The ISW is an internationally recognized program and students receive transcript notation for their participation.  It is a 3-day intensive workshop that develops participant’s teaching skills and confidence.  It is appropriate for first time teachers or those with years of experience.  Join the thousands of students who have taken this workshop. 

IMPORTANT: The workshop runs from 8:15am-5:00pm. Please note you must be able to attend all three days, i.e. the entire 24 hour workshop.  Please find attached the policy for registering in an ISW and an FAQ sheet.  

This workshop is always in high demand. To register for the November 12, 19, 20 2016 ISW, please go to the following link and sign-up: Clicking this link adds you to the waitlist, it does not register you in the workshop. If you are registered, you will be contacted directly by our office. 

Please let me know if you have any questions. 


Elissa Morris 
Events Assistant | Centre for Teaching Learning and Technology
The University of British Columbia | Vancouver
214-1961 East Mall, Vancouver BC, V6T 1Z1 Canada
Phone 604 827 4871| | @UBC_CTLT


Graduate Pathways to Success: Time Mgmt + Business Writing


There is still space available in this week’s sessions:

Submitting your Thesis, Tues, Sept 27, 9:00 – 10:15 AM, Register at

Copyright for Your Thesis: How to Use Images and Other Material, Tues, Sept 27, 10:30 – 12:00 PM, Register at

Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer, Thurs, Sept 29, 9:00 – 4:30 PM,

Registration is now open for:

Time Management (Mitacs)

Do you find yourself frequently running out of time on a project? Are impending deadlines making you anxious? In this workshop you will learn how to create achievable plans and schedules, based on project management best practices.

Tuesday, October 4 | 9:00 AM to 5.00PM

For further information or to register, visit

Direct link

Postdoctoral fellows may register at


Business Writing for Today’s Professional (Mitacs)

No matter what field you’re working in, written communication is a critical part of your day-to-day duties. Regardless of your comfort or skill level, you can benefit from learning techniques to entice your readers and achieve your goals. This workshop will help all professionals hone their writing skills using proven techniques and processes.

Wednesday, October 5 | 9:00 AM to 5.00PM

For further information or to register, Direct link:

Postdoctoral fellows may register at


Please visit the forums and event calendar for other graduate student opportunities including:

Tips & Tricks for Formatting your Thesis, Sept 28, 10:00 AM

What is Consulting? (Presented by the Boston Consulting Group), Oct 17, 5.00PM

Free Learn to Teach Workshops hosted by the UBC CIRTL (Centre for Integration of Research, Learning and Teaching).

Sharing your experiences using Open Access with the Library


Please let me know if you have questions


Jacqui Brinkman  Manager, Graduate Pathways to Success Program Office of the Dean | Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies The University of British Columbia | Vancouver Campus 170 – 6371 Crescent Road | Vancouver BC | V6T 1Z2 Canada Phone 604 827 4578 | Fax 604 822 5802 | @ubcgradschool