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Event Date & Time

  • October 30, 2018
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Event Description

Come join us at our weekly drop-in demo sessions, where you can learn more about the Emerging Media Lab and try out some VR/AR experiences! This event is open to anyone from the UBC community, including staff, students, and faculty. (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • October 30, 2018
    12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

Contract Faculty Community of Practice Clear communication, online tools and progressive active learning ideas have the potential to positively impact student learning, reduce workload for instructors, and ensure a successful course. Contract faculty members face a very real danger of burnout, due in part to the short-term and ever-changing nature of their employment contracts. Trying (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • October 30, 2018
    4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Event Description

Spatial computing, which incorporates both Virtual & Augmented Reality, is technology that is already fundamentally changing how we experience, learn, teach, and even offer treatments. It’s applications are, however, not limited to the realm of humans. Join veterinary surgeon and technologist, Dr. Chris Shivelton Queen, The Nerdy Vet, as he explores the myriad ways that (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • October 31, 2018
    9:00 am - 10:30 am

Event Description

TAs are at risk of experiencing stress because of their positionality and their dual role to support undergraduate students and to carry out their own academic responsibilities. Professional development for TAs often doesn’t emphasize TA wellness. As our first step to address this, we are creating a place for TAs to develop strategies to thrive. (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • October 31, 2018
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Are you working on an educational media project?  Are you planning to produce media content for your course but don’t know how to start? UBC Studios is offering a support session where professional media specialists can provide answers to your media production questions.  If you are wondering where to start on a media production, what (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • October 31, 2018
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

The Teaching and Wellbeing Community of Practice (CoP) was developed in response to faculty members expressing a need to have a platform for sharing knowledge on how they can promote student, staff and faculty wellbeing. In partnership with Thrive week, and CTLT, join the CoP for their launch! At this interactive session, we will introduce the CoP, engage in discussions (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • October 31, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Event Description

To learn about the emerging technology, tools, and current projects at EML, sign up for our Immersive Learning Orientation. Happening on the last Wednesday of every month, participants will be able to learn about available technology and its possibilities. (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • November 1, 2018
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

Supporting student learning can seem complex as there are many factors that impact learning (e.g. design of materials, access to materials, relevance of content). In addition to these factors, student wellbeing is closely connected to student learning and development (Eisenberg, Hunt, & Speer, 2013; Keyes et al., 2012; Martine, 2010). However, supporting student wellbeing is often (more…)

Series: TLEF


Event Date & Time

  • November 1, 2018
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

CTLT and Faculty support units will be hosting a series of drop-in sessions to help applicants in the development of their Large and Small TLEF Project proposals. Applicants can drop in to any of these sessions to talk about their project ideas and receive feedback and advice on topics such as pedagogy, assessment, media development, (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • November 1, 2018
    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…)


Event Date & Time

  • November 1, 2018
    1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Event Description

In this session we will explore such topics as general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type


Event Date & Time

  • November 3, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 4, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 10, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday September 24 at 9am PST and closes on Friday October 5 at 4:30pm. ***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 after registration closes*** (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • November 5, 2018
    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


Event Date & Time

  • November 6, 2018
    9:30 am - 3:00 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. The first UBC “Celebrate SoTL” event, hosted by the Institute for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISoTL), the Centre for Teaching, Learning, & (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • November 6, 2018
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Event Description

Come join us at our weekly drop-in demo sessions, where you can learn more about the Emerging Media Lab and try out some VR/AR experiences! This event is open to anyone from the UBC community, including staff, students, and faculty. (more…)