Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop WAITLIST for OCTOBER 19, 20 & 26, 2019 OPENS SEPTEMBER 2!


The waitlist registration for the Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) for OCTOBER 19, 20 & 26, 2019 OPENS SEPTEMBER 2, 2019. 

The Grad ISW is a 3-day intensive workshop that develops participant’s teaching skills and confidence.  It is appropriate for individuals new to teaching as well as those who wish to refresh and enhance their skills.  Join the thousands of students who have taken this workshop. The ISW is an internationally recognized program and participants receive transcript notation and are awarded a Certificate of Completion. In addition, upon successful completion of the workshop, graduate students are eligible to become CIRTL associates.

IMPORTANT: The workshop runs from 8:15am-5:00pm. Please note you must attend all three days for the complete duration of the workshop, i.e. the entire 24-hour workshop.

This workshop is always in high demand. To register for the OCTOBER 19, 20 & 26, 2019 ISW WAITLIST please go to the following link and sign-up for the waitlist:

Waitlist registration will close on Oct 16, 2019 at 4:30 pm. By clicking this link, you are signing up for the WAITLIST only,  this DOES NOT register you for the workshop. Due to high demand, participants are randomly selected from the waitlist. If you have registered for more than one ISW waitlist, your name will appear more frequently when generating the participant list and you will have a higher chance of being selected for an ISW. IF you are accepted into the workshop, you will be contacted by our office to confirm your registration. For more info or a list of all upcoming sessions visit:

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

Thesis Defense – AANB – Jane Stojkov


UBC – FDaculty of Land and Food Systems Announces The Oral Examination for the Degree of

Doctor of Philosophy (Applied Animal Biology)

Jane Stojkov
Management of Vulnerable Dairy Cows

Friday, September 13, 2019 at 9:00am
Room 350 – MacMillan Building

Dr. Y. Lamers 

Defense Committee Composition
Dr. D. Fraser – Research Supervisor
Dr. M. von Keyserlingk – Committee member
Dr. J. Vercammen – University Examiner
Dr. R. Cerri  – University Examiner

Supervisory Committee:
Dr. D. Fraser – Research Supervisor
Dr. M. von Keyserlingk – Committee member
Dr. T. Duffield – Committee member

URGENT – LFS Graduate Student Travel Award


Good morning:

If you have an LFS Graduate Student Travel Award application to submit for period September 1, 2018 to August 30, 2019, please submit it ASAP.  I need to close out this year’s funding period as soon as possible in order to be able to confirm funding levels for next year.

Thank you!


Shelley Small
Manager, Graduate Programs
The University of British Columbia
Faculty of Land and Food Systems
Room 344 MacMillan Building – 2357 Main Mall
Vancouver BC  V6T 1Z4
Phone:  604-822-4593       Fax:  604-822-4400