Events

Program For Open Scholarship And Education – 2022


Event Date & Time

  • January 18, 2022 - April 28, 2022
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

The Program for Open Scholarship and Education (POSE) is a four month flexible and blended program that will help you develop foundational knowledge of Open Scholarship, Open Education, and Open Research. In POSE, we’ll be exploring how open copyright licenses, collaborative practices, and networked technologies have the potential to lower barriers to knowledge by making (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – January 17, 22, 23 & 29, 2022 (ONLINE)


Event Date & Time

  • January 23, 2022
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • January 29, 2022
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

The Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop on January 17, 22, 23 & 29, 2022  will be hosted online using Canvas and Zoom. We will maintain a clear focus on ensuring high-quality remote instruction. This approach is based on the current guidelines and direction of the Provincial Health Officer, public health agencies, and the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills (more…)

Green Folder & UBC Student Health and Wellbeing Services and Supports – January 24, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • January 24, 2022
    10:00 am - 10:45 am

Event Description

Helping students who experience academic and wellbeing challenges is often a part of our roles. The Green Folder provides a concise and helpful way to quickly assess the urgency and type of students concerns, and refer them to the correct supports. Facilitators: Amanda Unruh, Health Promotion Specialist, Health Promotion & Education Brian Barth, Manager, Student (more…)

Individual Consultation with a Learning Designer about Your Course – January 24, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • January 24, 2022
    11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Event Description

Do you have questions and challenges about creating meaningful and successful learning experiences for your students? Maybe you want help in the process of teaching your course in online, hybrid or blended modes. Request a virtual one on one course consultation with a Learning Designer to explore ways to enhance your students’ learning experience. This (more…)

Teaching Online with Zoom: Taking it Further – January 24, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • January 24, 2022
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

Have you been teaching with Zoom and want to learn about new features or approaches to use in the classroom? Join us for this one hour exploration of some of the new features and approaches teaching online with Zoom.  During the session you will explore: Presentation Improve your presentation workflow Tablets for annotation  Views and (more…)

CANCELLED: Inclusive Teaching: What is it and Why Does it Matter? – January 24, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • January 24, 2022
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

This session has been cancelled. Register for the February 17, 2022 session or browse other dates here. This session is for anyone who teaches at UBC who is looking for an introduction to inclusive teaching practices. Be introduced to the literature underpinning inclusive teaching and discuss why inclusive practices in the classroom are important, including (more…)

Qualtrics Studio – January 24, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • January 24, 2022
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Event Description

UBC supports the Qualtrics survey tool. Qualtrics is a powerful tool that offers UBC faculty, and staff new functionality in survey creation, data analysis, and reporting. Join us for the monthly Qualtrics studio virtual workshop and drop-in session. The session is geared towards UBC faculty and staff using Qualtrics as a teaching and research tool. (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – January 24 & 29, February 5 & 12, 2022 (ONLINE)


Event Date & Time

  • January 24, 2022
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • January 29, 2022
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • February 5, 2022
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • February 12, 2022
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

The Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop on January 24, 29, February 5& 12, 2022  will be hosted online using Canvas and Zoom. We will maintain a clear focus on ensuring high-quality remote instruction. This approach is based on the current guidelines and direction of the Provincial Health Officer, public health agencies, and the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills (more…)

CTLT Indigenous Initiatives Virtual Coffee Drop-in – January 25, 2022


Event Date & Time

  • January 25, 2022
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

Do you have questions about how to thoughtfully integrate Indigenous content and representation into your course work? Curious about how to offer meaningful land acknowledgements in online meetings or events at UBC? Indigenous Initiatives’ Virtual Coffee Drop-ins are great place to explore these topics, connect with others on the same learning path, or just get (more…)

Developing Your Skills as a Peer Reviewer of Teaching: Introductory Workshop (For Graduate Students)


Event Date & Time

  • January 26, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

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 (mentors) and reviewees (mentees) in the peer review of teaching.  The (more…)