New Faculty – Welcome to UBC FACULTY Orientation


Event Date & Time

  • August 29, 2018
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Jointly presented by the Department of Human Resources and the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT), this event is designed to help new faculty members to: Learn more about UBC’s research, students, places, and community; Hear first-hand from colleagues about how to have a successful transition and first year; Meet colleagues from across the (more…)

New Staff – Welcome to UBC STAFF Orientation


Event Date & Time

  • August 29, 2018
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Jointly presented by the Department of Human Resources and the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT), this event is designed to help new staff members to: Learn more about UBC’s research, students, places, and community; Hear first-hand from colleagues about how to have a successful transition and first year; Meet colleagues from across the (more…)

Creating a Course in edX – August 20 2018


Event Date & Time

  • August 20, 2018
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

For a list of upcoming edX sessions, click here. UBC is adding edX to the “evolving ecosystem of learning technology platforms, tools and applications on campus”. edX can be used to provide a blended learning experience for campus-based courses, as well as UBC online and distance courses. In each of these sessions we will be (more…)

Canvas Summer Camp – All-Day Open Studio (Aug 30, 2018)


Event Date & Time

  • August 30, 2018
    8:45 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Are you looking for ideas to freshen-up your current Canvas course, or considering teaching in the Canvas environment? Please drop in at your convenience to the all-day Canvas Summer Camp – All-Day Open Studio. The Open Studio will be available all day from 8:45am-4pm for you to work 1:1 with Canvas experts who can answer all (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – August 19, 25, 26 2018


Event Date & Time

  • August 19, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • August 25, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • August 26, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday May 7 at 9am PST and closes on Friday July 27 at 4:30pm. Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only. If you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office within 10 business days. *** Please note that the dates of (more…)

DIY Media Support Session – August 29 2018


Event Date & Time

  • August 29, 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…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – August 2018


Event Date & Time

  • August 14, 2018 - August 16, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are August 14, 15, 16, 2018.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. In a supportive atmosphere, you (more…)