Canvas Student Focus Group – January 30 2017


Event Date & Time

  • January 30, 2017
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

How was your experience trying out a possible option to replace Connect? Tell us over a pizza lunch! If you are a student who piloted Canvas in a course this term, The Learning Technology Environment Renewal team wants to hear from you! Our student representative is holding a focus group to discuss your experience on January (more…)

Canvas Exploratory Session for Faculty


Event Date & Time

  • January 31, 2017
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

UBC is piloting and evaluating two prospective learning management systems, Brightspace by D2L and Canvas by Instructure. In this session, you will get a hands-on introduction to Canvas and contribute to the Learning Technology Environment Renewal project evaluation phase. The session will include a short presentation from a faculty member on the requirements identified by (more…)

Wellness/First Year Experience Workshop


Event Date & Time

  • January 19, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

This event has been cancelled. The TLEF project How Teaching Practices Influence Student Mental Health and Wellbeing reveals how instructional practices can have a positive impact on the student learning experience by promoting their wellbeing.   This interactive session will share our findings, integrate ideas and share strategies via group discussions.  Participants will leave with instructional (more…)

Musqueam-UBC Timeline Project Update and Feedback


Event Date & Time

  • January 26, 2017
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Please note this event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date. The Classroom Climate Series in 2017 will be opened by the TLEF project team that has been working to create a new timeline row that presents the history of the Musqueam Nation in the digital timeline – Time and Place (more…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – January 26 2017


Event Date & Time

  • January 26, 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) – January 19 2017


Event Date & Time

  • January 19, 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) – January 12 2017


Event Date & Time

  • January 12, 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) – January 5 2017


Event Date & Time

  • January 5, 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…)

Learning Analytics Hackathon 2.0 @UBC


Event Date & Time

  • January 28, 2017 - January 29, 2017
    10:15 am - 7:00 pm

Event Description

***Please note this event is now full. Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only*** Please join us for the 2nd UBC Learning Analytics Hackathon January 28th-29th. Our aim is to bring together students, researchers, faculty, staff, and any other interested individuals to get hands-on experience with analyzing learning data. During this two-day hackathon (more…)

Foundations of Pedagogy


Event Date & Time

  • January 11, 2017
    3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Event Description

*Please note this course will start on January 11th and run every second Wednesday until March 22nd 2017* By the end of the course, students will be able to use concepts in evidence-based teaching to effectively teach a lesson in a STEM undergraduate classroom, with emphasis on alignment of learning objectives, activities, and assessment. Successfully (more…)