Professional Development for Grad Students

A collection of professional development opportunities and events for Graduate Students, including the Instructional Skills Workshop, the Graduate Certificate Program, Mentoring and Facilitation Workshops, as well as the Graduate Institute which takes place annually during February.

Teaching and Learning Professional Development – Online Course


Event Date & Time

  • July 30, 2019 - July 31, 2020
    12:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

This self-paced online course aims to support a broad and diverse group of instructors – faculty, staff and students – in their teaching and learning professional development. This asynchronous course is offered on an ongoing basis. Please note that the current offering is developed for those who are beginning to teach and are looking to (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – October 19, 20 & 26, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 19, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • October 20, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • October 26, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday September 2 at 9am PST (more…)

Celebrate SoTL 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 24, 2019
    9:00 am - 3:15 pm

Event Description

The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) builds a bridge between teaching and research in our disciplines. SoTL is the systematic inquiry into student learning to advance the practice of teaching. Celebrate SoTL Day, co-hosted by the Institute for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISoTL), the Centre for Teaching, Learning, & Technology (CTLT), and (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – October 27, November 2 & 3, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 27, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 2, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 3, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday September 9 at 9am PST (more…)

DIY Media: Post Production Part 1 – October 29, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 29, 2019
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

Post-production can seem daunting, but it really doesn’t have to be. Let’s make you an editor! In Part 1 of this series, we’ll give you an overview of the post-production process: from offloading & organizing your camera footage to exporting your final masterpiece with the correct settings. Using Adobe Premiere Pro, we’ll walk you through (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – November 16, 17 & 23, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • November 16, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 17, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 23, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday September 30 at 9am PST (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – November 24, 30 & December 7, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • November 24, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 30, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • December 7, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday October 7 at 9am PST (more…)