Data Organization in Spreadsheets for the Social Sciences

Online/Virtual Event

Does data cleaning and formatting keep you up at night? Have you ever wondered about the basic principles of good data organization for spreadsheets? Set yourself up for success by attending this workshop. Good data organization is the foundation of any research project. Most researchers have data in spreadsheets. So, it’s the place that many […]

Free

Evonik’s Careers in Science – Part 2 – Career Pathways

Frank Forward Building 6350 Stores Road, Vancouver, British Columbia

Evonik’s Careers in Science – Part 2 - Career Pathways Dear UBC Science Students,   Are you looking for directions in your career in science or for guidance on how to land your first full-time job?   Join us during Evonik’s two-day Careers in Science event on November 25th and December 2nd, 2022 from 12:00pm […]

Authoring scientific documents with Markdown and Quarto

Walter C. Koerner Library 1958 Main Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia

This in-person workshop will show you how to easily create beautiful scientific documents (html, pdf, websites, books…)—complete with formatted text, dynamic code, and figures. We will first cover the simple and ubiquitous markdown syntax, then introduce you to Quarto (https://quarto.org/), an open-source tool combining the powers of Jupyter and Pandoc to turn your text and […]

Free
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UBC CPD: CME on the Run! 2022-2023

Online/Virtual Event

Our popular and award-winning series of short and focused sessions, CME on the Run! 2022-2023, will be offered virtually again this year from Sept. 2022 to May 2023. The UBC Department of Family Practice and UBC CPD are excited to introduce our next series of lectures and incredible speakers. Session dates and themes: Sep 16, […]

$99 – $450

Choosing a Citation Management Tool and Migrating from RefWorks

Online/Virtual Event

Whether you are a former RefWorks user in need of a new citation management tool, or completely new to citation management, this workshop is for you. This workshop will cover citation management basics and how to transition from RefWorks to another tool. The first part of the workshop compares the two tools supported at the […]

Free

Translation in Action: from Neuropsychiatry Research to Health Solutions

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This free, virtual event on December 6 will focus on the translation of relevant neuropsychiatry research to novel solutions to address the ongoing overdose crisis, various mental health challenges, and pain. Topics like progress in psychedelic research, success stories in translational research and novel treatments for substance use disorders will be discussed during this full-day […]

Free
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Introduction to Git and GitHub

Online/Virtual Event

Learn the basics of using Git and GitHub for version control and collaboration. Git is widely used version control software that tracks changes to a group of files, referred to as a repository. GitHub is a popular website for hosting and sharing Git repositories, making it easier to collaborate and share your work. Together, Git […]

Free
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WorkBC In-Person Drop-in Career Advising – UBC Alumni Centre

Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre 6163 University Boulevard, Vancouver, British Columbia

Come and meet with a WorkBC Career Advisor. Open to All. No Appointment Necessary Location: Robert H Lee Alumni Centre First Floor – Check-in at the front desk What we offer: Career planning Employment coaching Job search workshops Resume writing Interview skills Funding for training Employer placements Self-employment programs Employer & networking events Job boards […]

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Graduate Student Teaching Practicum: September-December 2022

Online/Virtual Event

Click “Register Now” to sign up for the Teaching Practicum. Your application will be reviewed and if you are selected as a participant you will be contacted by email. Sign up closes on September 12 at 4 pm. This event will be held online on Zoom. What is the Graduate Student Teaching Practicum? The next […]

Introduction to R and RStudio

Online/Virtual Event

Do you want to learn about R, but don't know where to start? This workshop is for you! R is a popular, free software program, with many applications in both the humanities and sciences. RStudio is a set of integrated tools designed to help you be more productive with R. This introductory-level workshop introduces participants […]

Free