Do we need ethics approval for that? Understanding ethics when conducting SoTL research


Event Date & Time

  • April 21, 2017
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

Are you conducting Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) research (such as evaluation of a teaching method) and not sure if you need to apply for ethics approval before you collect your data?  Come to our Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Community of Practice (SoTL CoP) session on understanding ethics to 1) determine if and (more…)

CTLT Input for Learning Space Design Guideline Update


Event Date & Time

  • April 19, 2017
    9:30 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

The Learning Space team at Facilities Planning are working on an update of the UBC Learning Space Design Guidelines to reduce and restructure the document to reflect current operational needs and experience.  http://www.infrastructuredevelopment.ubc.ca/facilities/learningspaces/learningspace.htm These guidelines were created in 2011 and inform the project teams for all new construction or renovations of learning spaces.  As noted (more…)

Contract Faculty Marking Party


Event Date & Time

  • April 10, 2017
    10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Event Description

Come and join your fellow contract faculty members in a quiet room where we can all concentrate on our grading as we prepare to return term papers and final assignments to our students. You can come for the whole day, or drop in when convenient. Although this will be a quiet room, we will be (more…)

Creating a Course in edX – April 5 2017


Event Date & Time

  • April 5, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

For a list of upcoming edX sessions, click here. UBC is adding edX to the “evolving ecosystem of learning technology platforms, tools and applications on campus”. edX can be used to provide a blended learning experience for campus-based courses, as well as UBC online and distance courses. In each of these sessions we will be (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – April 22, 23, 29 2017


Event Date & Time

  • April 29, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday February 13th at 9am PST and closes on Friday February 17th 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…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – April 8, 15, 16 2017


Event Date & Time

  • April 8, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • April 15, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • April 16, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday January 30th at 9am PST and closes on Friday February 3rd 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 event (more…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – April 27 2017


Event Date & Time

  • April 27, 2017
    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…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – April 20 2017


Event Date & Time

  • April 20, 2017
    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…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – April 13 2017


Event Date & Time

  • April 13, 2017
    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…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – April 6 2017


Event Date & Time

  • April 6, 2017
    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…)