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Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – May 2022

Irving K. Barber Learning Centre 1961 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia

To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Please Note: Adhering to physical distancing and other public health requirements, the Faculty ISW format is subject to change. We will maintain a clear focus on ensuring high-quality online, and when possible, in-person instruction. This approach is based on the current guidelines and direction […]

Free

Jordan’s Principle: Information Session with Raylene McCreath

Online/Virtual Event

Raylene McCreath from BC Aboriginal Network on Disability Society/ Indigenous Disability Canada (BCANDS/IDC) will be discussing Jordan’s Principle: Child first initiative. Join Raylene in this webinar as she discusses what the initiative is, who & how to apply, and what supports are out there to offer First Nations children in need.

Free

AI, Digital Pathology, and Post-Pandemic Healthcare

AI in Med Lecture: Dr. Hamid Tizhoosh SBME x BMI&AI x the BC Translational Digital Pathology Initiative are proud to co-present a special lecture: “AI, Digital Pathology, and Post-Pandemic Healthcare “ ABSTRACT Applications of AI in pathology along with the emergence of digital pathology will be reviewed. Particular emphasis will be on multi-modal search including […]

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Getting Started with Canvas

Online/Virtual Event

This workshop is geared towards those who have little experience teaching using Canvas. This virtual course will explore how to design, deliver, and manage your Canvas courses—and make your teaching more efficient. For advanced support, you can book a consultation for UBC Instructors. By the end of this workshop, you will be able to: - […]

Free
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WordPress & Wiki Clinic (Drop-In)

Online/Virtual Event

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress and Wiki for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resolving […]

Free
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Wellness Centre Drop-in for Indigenous Students

UBC Life Building (Old SUB) 6138 Student Union Boulevard, Vancouver, British Columbia

Indigenous students are invited to drop-in and speak with Manager, Student Support Services Amy Vozel on Thursdays from 1:30-3:00pm at the Wellness Centre. The Wellness Centre is located in Room 1400 in the Life Building. At the reception desk, ask for Amy. No appointments needed.

Free

[Webinar] The Hong Kong and Taiwanese Diaspora in the Literary Imagination

Online/Virtual Event

Reading + Conversation Thursday, 19 May 2022, 17:00–18:30 PDT The Hong Kong and Taiwanese Diaspora in the Literary Imagination Sam Cheuk and Julia Lin Moderated by Allan Cho via Zoom A City Reassembled and explorASIAN Festival event Registration required The world of Hong Kong and Taiwanese literature is obviously not limited to literary works written […]

Free

Introduction to the Unix shell

Online/Virtual Event

This workshop will introduce the Unix shell, a powerful way to communicate with your computer more directly through a command line interface. There are many ways to interact with a computer. Most of the time, we click on things and select options with a cursor through a graphical user interface (GUI). A command line is […]

Free

UBC CPD Optimizing Communication for Excellence | In-Person Workshop

Beyond general communication skills, this program will teach you new approaches to speaking with patients and colleagues, while learning specifically how to navigate difficult conversations. The Optimizing Communication for Excellence course begins with a one-day workshop, in which you’ll learn a simple 4-stage framework to navigate difficult conversations. After the workshop, you’ll benefit from a […]

$625 – $675

Leaving a Legacy and Uplifting Cultural Safety with Cathy Almost and Cherie Mercer

Online/Virtual Event

Have you ever wondered how to engage with Indigenous perspectives in health care? 8 Cultural Safety Principles arose from a circle with Indigenous legacy leaders from across the province of BC. This collaborative experience has had success in breaking down cultural safety so that it’s easier to understand. From the principles to actions there has […]

Free