Employer Virtual Info Session: Avayda

Online/Virtual Event

Event Overview Avayda Pest Control is revolutionizing the industry with it's innovative scheduling and product solutions. Bringing Technology to a rather blue collar industry. Avayda has burst onto the scene and disrupted the industry with its unique offer to consumers. With one of the strongest sales forces in Western Canada; Avayda aims to find, train […]

Common Academic Expressions in English: Making Connections

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One of the major challenges that academic writers encounter is making connections within the text, for example, making comparisons and drawing conclusions. Rather than counting on readers to figure out the meaning of a difficult text, academic writing requires writers to make clear connections between ideas. In this workshop, we introduce a variety of academic […]

University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine Info Session

Online/Virtual Event

Do you want to study at the University of Toronto Medical School? Our comprehensive four-year MD Program transforms students into highly skilled, empathic physicians. Our innovative Foundations curriculum offers an evidence-based approach to learning with a focus on student-centred learning. Clerkship provides students with clinical exposure to all major areas of medicine through a partnership […]

Relational data in R

Online/Virtual Event

There are many cases where it's helpful to combine data from multiple sources or tables. This workshop will introduce how to work with multiple data frames in R. Participants are expected to already be familiar with R and RStudio. At the end of this workshop, you will be able to: Understand the need to work […]

Free
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Foundations of Pedagogy: February – March 2023

Online/Virtual Event

At the end of the one-term course, you will be able to use concepts in evidence-based teaching to effectively teach a lesson in an undergraduate classroom, with emphasis on alignment of learning objectives, activities and assessment. UBC graduate students and postdocs from all disciplines are invited to participate.  Successful completion involves participation in 7 out […]

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Postdoc Teaching Pracicum: January–April 2023

Online/Virtual Event

Click “Register Now” to apply for the Teaching Practicum. Your application will be reviewed and if you are selected as a participant you will be contacted by email after application closes. Application closes on December 19. This event will be held online on Zoom. What is the Postdoc Teaching Practicum? The next Postdoc Teaching Practicum […]

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Graduate Teaching Practicum: January-April 2023

Online/Virtual Event

Click “Register Now” to apply for the Teaching Practicum. Your application will be reviewed and if you are selected as a participant you will be contacted by email after application closes. Application closes on December 19. This event will be held online on Zoom. What is the Graduate Teaching Practicum? The next Graduate Teaching Practicum […]

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

Employer On-Campus Info Session: Industrial Light & Magic

Brock Hall 1874 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia

Event Overview Since 1975, Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. At the forefront of the digital revolution, ILM continues to break new ground in the field not only in visual effects but now virtual reality, augmented reality, […]

Alumni Office Hours with Spencer Kent: Executive in Charge, Industrial Light Magic | Networking as an Introvert, and the Impacts of My Network on My Career

Online/Virtual Event

The Centre for Student Involvement and Careers is excited to bring you a virtual mentorship and networking opportunity to connect with UBC alumni, Spencer Kent. This event is open to all students and alumni. Please prepare one question for Hatim's Office Hour and email it to: amir.hariri@ubc.ca. You will also be given an opportunity to ask […]