Subject: Graduate Pathways to Success: Time Mgmt, Stats (2 group comparisons), Boundary Setting
Registration is now open for:
Time Management (in collaboration with Mitacs Step)
Tuesday, 2 February 2016 – 9:00am to 5:00pm
For more information or to register, please visit: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/12922-time-management
SCARL III: Two Group Comparisons and Beyond
In this statistics session, there will be a detailed discussion and demonstration of how to compare data from two groups or conditions. From this common type of analysis, we generalize to comparisons of more than two groups. Covers t-tests, analysis of variance (ANOVA) and more.
Wednesday, 3 February 2016 – 10:00am to 12:30pm
For more information or to register, please visit: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/12933-scarl-iii-two-group-comparisons-beyond
Setting and Maintaining Good Boundaries (in collaboration with the UBC Life & Career Centre)
This seminar is designed for graduate students who are experiencing stress because of the challenge of managing many demands, and need to practice setting boundaries around their time and space.
Thursday, 4 February 2016 – 9:30am to 12:30pm
For more information or to register, please visit: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/events/13084-setting-maintaining-good-boundaries
PhDs Go Public Research Talk Series – Public Scholars Initiative Event #2: Innovation for Public Good
Brief description: Innovation is important; so is the public good. But how do they go together? PhD students from UBC’s Public Scholars Initiative share their projects, and innovation experts offer their insights.
February 4th; 6:30 – 8:30 PM. For further information and to register, visit https://survey.ubc.ca/s/psinnovation/
January is Sexual Assault Awareness Month at UBC. Visit http://students.ubc.ca/livewell/topics/sexual-assault/sexual-assault-awareness-month for events and other information.
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The 4th semi-annual Graduate Student Career Symposium is Tuesday, November 18, from 3-7pm, in the Graduate Student Centre ballroom. This event is an ideal place to explore what kinds of career are possible outside academia. Employers and professionals from around the region will host panel discussions, sharing their expertise on how their graduate studies led to their jobs in industry, consulting, government, or as alternative-academics.
In addition to a choice from four panel discussions, participants are invited to our networking event, where the panelist, and additional mentors, will be available for you to meet and connect with.
This event is co-hosted by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, and the Centre for Student Involvement & Careers. Pre-registration required (see link below). Light dinner and beverages provided.
Event info and registration:
Date: Tue, Nov 18
Time: 3-7pm (Symposium 3-5pm, networking event 5-7pm)
Location: Graduate Student Centre Ballroom
6371 Crescent Rd, UBC