Events

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – January 21, 27, 28 2018


Event Date & Time

  • January 21, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • January 27, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • January 28, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday November 6th at 9am PST and closes on Friday November 10th at 4:30pm. Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only. If you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office within 10 business days. *** Please note that the dates of this (more…)

Developing Your Skills as a Peer Reviewer of Teaching: Introductory Workshop – January 22 2018


Event Date & Time

  • January 22, 2018
    12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

This workshop has been cancelled The formative peer review of teaching is a process designed to provide feedback to instructors about their teaching.  It is an opportunity for all involved to engage in collegial conversations about teaching and student learning. Please join us for this experiential  workshop suitable for reviewers and reviewees in the peer review (more…)

Canvas Studio – January 22 2017


Event Date & Time

  • January 22, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Canvas Studio is a drop in space for anyone with questions related to UBC’s new learning management system Canvas. Here’s your chance to sit down with a Canvas expert and review your course design, explore migrating a Connect course to Canvas, and troubleshoot any challenges… ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – January 24 2018

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • January 24, 2018
    12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

Responding to Disclosures (for UBC Faculty, Teaching Assistants, and Staff)


Event Date & Time

  • January 24, 2018
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

This workshop is being offered in collaboration between CTLT, UBC Wellbeing and Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). The workshop is open to faculty, TAs, staff and the UBC teaching and learning community who want to learn more about supporting students and responding to disclosures of sexual assault. At this workshop you will learn how trauma affects (more…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – January 25 2018


Event Date & Time

  • January 25, 2018
    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 (more…)

Impact of Teaching Intervention: Graduate Student SoTL CoP


Event Date & Time

  • January 25, 2018
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Are you a graduate student planning or implementing a TAR (Teaching-as-Research) /SoTL (Scholarship of Teaching and Learning) project? Join the Graduate Student SOTL/TAR community of practice in this peer-based roundtable discussion, where we will talk about what counts as evidence for success and how it can be measured.  Depending on the questions that arise, we may (more…)

Arts in Health Research Community of Practice


Event Date & Time

  • January 26, 2018
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Are you a health researcher who uses arts-based methodologies? Are you interested in crossing disciplinary boundaries, cross-pollinating ideas, and connecting with other arts-based health researchers? The Arts in Health Research (AHR) community of practice aims to be a vibrant collegial space in which members share their work, engage with and learn from the approaches of (more…)

Canvas Studio – January 29 2017


Event Date & Time

  • January 29, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Canvas Studio is a drop in space for anyone with questions related to UBC’s new learning management system Canvas. Here’s your chance to sit down with a Canvas expert and review your course design, explore migrating a Connect course to Canvas, and troubleshoot any challenges… ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – January 31 2018

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • January 31, 2018
    12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type