Upcoming Events


Event Date & Time

  • September 3, 2015
    10:30 am - 11:15 am

Event Description

Before attending the main New Faculty/Staff Orientation, come join us for an optional tour at the Museum of Anthropology to get to know more about the Land Beneath our Feet. Please meet our tour guide at MOA at 10:30 am. We have scheduled sufficient time for us all to walk back to the main event […]


Event Date & Time

  • September 3, 2015
    11:45 am - 4:15 pm

Event Description

Jointly presented by the Department of Human Resources and the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT), this half-day event is designed to help new faculty members to: o   Understand UBC’s vision, organizational structure and current initiatives; o   Hear first-hand from colleagues about how to have a successful transition and first year; o   Navigate effectively […]


Event Date & Time

  • September 3, 2015
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

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 those […]

Series: edX Studios


Event Date & Time

  • September 3, 2015
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

For courses and projects planning on using edX Edge in Fall 2015, this informational session will provide an overview of the integration of edX Edge into UBC’s learning technology ecosystem and will discuss how to provide your students access to edX Edge either through Connect or directly via their CWL.


Event Date & Time

  • September 3, 2015
    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Event Description

Please join us after the main New Faculty/Staff Orientation for an (optional) wine and cheese reception!  This fun event is just another opportunity to meet new colleagues. For a list of all New Faculty/Staff Orientation Welcome Events, please click here.  Please note you must register for each function separately.


Event Date & Time

  • September 10, 2015
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

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 those […]


Event Date & Time

  • September 10, 2015
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Beginning in September, CTLT and Faculty support units will be hosting a series of drop-in sessions to help applicants in the development of their Large and Small TLEF Project proposals. Applicants can drop in to these sessions to talk about their project ideas and receive feedback and advice on topics such as pedagogy, assessment, media […]


Event Date & Time

  • September 17, 2015
    12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Event Description

This half-day workshop is meant for senior TAs who will be serving, formally or informally, as mentors for other TAs in their department. The workshop is also open to Grad students and TA Training Coordinators. During the workshop, you will focus on developing specific mentoring skills. The beginning of the workshop will focus on setting […]


Event Date & Time

  • September 17, 2015
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

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 those […]


Event Date & Time

  • September 17, 2015
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Beginning in September, CTLT and Faculty support units will be hosting a series of drop-in sessions to help applicants in the development of their Large and Small TLEF Project proposals. Applicants can drop in to these sessions to talk about their project ideas and receive feedback and advice on topics such as pedagogy, assessment, media […]


Event Date & Time

  • September 19, 2015 - September 27, 2015
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

*** Please note that the dates of this event are September 19, 26, 27 (2015).  To register, please click on the link below to fill out an application ** Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop consists of teaching practice, theory application, and topical sessions specifically relevant to Teaching Assistants and Graduate Students at UBC.  During the workshop […]


Event Date & Time

  • September 23, 2015 - November 19, 2015
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

*** Please note that the dates of this event are September 23 – November 19, 2015.   To register, please click on the link below to fill out an application ** Are you thinking of blending your course? Join us in Teaching in a Blended Learning Environment (T-BLE). Course Overview:  A short, immersive blended course aimed […]


Event Date & Time

  • September 24, 2015
    9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

This workshop is part 1 of the Facilitation Basics workshops which are meant for senior TAs who will be delivering facilitated sessions focused on teaching enhancement for TAs. The workshop is also open to all graduate students. During this workshop, you will focus on developing key skills for designing workshops and classroom activities: determining workshop/activity […]


Event Date & Time

  • September 24, 2015
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

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 those […]


Event Date & Time

  • September 24, 2015
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Beginning in September, CTLT and Faculty support units will be hosting a series of drop-in sessions to help applicants in the development of their Large and Small TLEF Project proposals. Applicants can drop in to these sessions to talk about their project ideas and receive feedback and advice on topics such as pedagogy, assessment, media […]