Events

Constellation Part 1: Enhancing Teaching with Audio & Digital Technology


Event Date & Time

  • May 9, 2024
    10:15 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Multi-access: UBCO This event is part of the 2024 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 6–10, 2024. This session provides a deep dive into two different hands-on learning experiences using audio and digital media. We look at the intersection between emerging technologies, teaching, and learning experiences. We invite you to join us to hear from (more…)

Brave Spaces ≠ Safe Spaces


Event Date & Time

  • May 9, 2024
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Online This event is part of the 2024 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 6–10, 2024. In Issue 4, RESPECT magazine asked UBC students about blind spots that limit learning experiences and professional preparedness. This presentation carries the discussion forward with panelists about ways we create spaces that provide a safety net for conversations on (more…)

Tech Panel – Empowering Education: Unveiling the Potential of Generative AI in the Classroom


Event Date & Time

  • May 9, 2024
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Online This event is part of the 2024 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 6–10, 2024. Join us for an exploration into the integration of Generative AI within our teaching practices. This panel brings together educators, technology experts, and early adopters in the field to share their direct experiences with employing GenAI in learning environments. (more…)

Constellation Part 2: A Journey Through Space(s)


Event Date & Time

  • May 9, 2024
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

In-person: UBCO This event is part of the 2024 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 6–10, 2024. Join us at the makerspaceUBCO for a tour of the Constellation, an alignment of media and technology-rich teaching and learning spaces and resources at UBC Okanagan. Accessible to UBC Okanagan faculty and students in all disciplines, the Constellation (more…)

WordPress & Wiki Clinic (Online Drop-In) – May 9, 2024


Event Date & Time

  • May 9, 2024
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Online 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 (more…)

StEARing AI: A SaP Project on Generative AI and Academic Integrity


Event Date & Time

  • May 9, 2024
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

Online This event is part of the 2024 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 6–10, 2024. With generative AI and the concern for plagiarism in the upswing, research recommends asking questions such as, “What are the ethical implications of advanced technology on education? How can artificial intelligence promote equity, diversity, inclusion, and accessibility?” (Eaton, 2023, (more…)

Leading Through Change – UBC Leaders Talk Incorporating GenAI and Preparing for the New Reality


Event Date & Time

  • May 9, 2024
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

Online This event is part of the 2024 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 6–10, 2024. Join us as UBC leaders in teaching and learning, technology, and academic integrity, look back at how they navigated the sudden shift in how we work, learn, and teach, and discuss what is next to come. Panelists will reflect (more…)

Teaching, Learning, and AI: The Lightning Round


Event Date & Time

  • May 9, 2024
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Online This event is part of the 2024 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 6–10, 2024. The rapid development of AI tools poses huge challenges and opportunities for teaching and learning. And UBC is responding in many different ways. Join us for a rapid fire introduction to a range of groups and individuals who (more…)

UBCO: Closing Plenary Panel – Reflections on the Future Teaching and Learning Scholarship and Practice


Event Date & Time

  • May 10, 2024
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

Multi-access To attend this event in-person, please register for the whole conference on the CTL Okanagan website. To attend this event online, please register by clicking on the green “Register Now” button on this page. This event is part of the 2024 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 6–10, 2024.  This closing panel will (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – May 11, 12 & 19, 2024 (Preliminary Application)


Event Date & Time

  • May 11, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • May 12, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • May 19, 2024
    9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Event Description

This ISW is in-person. Please read the application process and workshop eligibility prior to applying. Preliminary Application Process When you submit an application, you are applying for the WAITLIST only and your spot in the workshop is NOT confirmed.  If you meet the requirements and are selected as a participant you will receive an email (more…)