Events

HackUBC: Beginner track


Event Date & Time

  • March 29, 2019
    4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • March 30, 2019
    9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Event Description

Registration is full.  To sign up for the waitlist please click here. Join us for HackUBC! During this two-day hackathon, participants will form teams, work hands-on with learning data, design and build apps and dashboards, and then show off what they accomplished at the end of the weekend with a brief presentation. After you’ve logged (more…)

HackUBC: Advanced track


Event Date & Time

  • March 29, 2019
    4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • March 30, 2019
    9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Event Description

Registration is full.  To sign up for the waitlist please click here. Join us for HackUBC! During this two-day hackathon, participants will form teams, work hands-on with learning data, design and build apps and dashboards, and then show off what they accomplished at the end of the weekend with a brief presentation. After you’ve logged (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – March 30, 31 & April 6, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • March 30, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • March 31, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • April 6, 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 February 11 at 9am PST (more…)

Canvas Studio – April 1, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 1, 2019
    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

LT Hub Peer Review Tools Studio – April 3, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 3, 2019
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Peer review has a growing and important role in higher education, as different platforms and tools can be leveraged to assign students reliable and beneficial peer review at scale. Join us at the LT Hub for a monthly hands-on drop-in studio to explore and get support using UBC-supported peer review tools. During the studio, we (more…)

Online Learning Course Design Support Studio – April 4, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 4, 2019
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Join us face-to-face or virtually for one on one consultations with Learning Designers to explore ways to enhance your students’ online learning experience. Bring your courses, ideas and questions, and together we will explore how to incorporate new approaches into your teaching practice. We can give guidance to incorporate online instructional strategies that support:  Motivating students (more…)

Exploring How Canvas Analytics Can Improve Teaching and Learning Outcomes – April 4, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 4, 2019
    11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Event Description

 Canvas course analytics and quiz statistics can be useful tools for understanding how students are engaging with course materials and designs and identifying areas of challenge and success for students.  At this hands-on workshop, instructors will learn how to access and interpret information from Canvas’s built-in learning analytics tools and explore ways of putting that (more…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – April 4, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 4, 2019
    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…)

Contract Faculty Marking Party – April 8, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 8, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

The Contract Faculty Community of Practice invites you to a Marking Party. 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 as (more…)

Canvas Studio – April 8, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 8, 2019
    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