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Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Effective November 16, 2015, graduate students are permitted two online renewals on Main Collection items (excluding non-current periodicals). This change will allow graduate students to borrow an item for as long as 51 weeks provided there are no holds/recalls on the item. Items are still subject to a recall after the first three weeks in the initial loan period. Beyond...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
On November 19, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council launched the fourth annual Storytellers challenge. This initiative challenges post-secondary students to show Canadians how social sciences and humanities research is affecting our lives, our world and our future for the better. Visit the SSHRC website for further details.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
The Distinguished Teaching Awards provide recognition to members of the academic staff who excel in teaching, and the award is accepting nominations until December 18, 2015. For more information, please visit the Distinguished Teaching Award website.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Join the School of Graduate Studies in welcoming Ms. Stacey Leavitt to her new position as the Experiential Learning Coordinator effective November 16, 2015. As the Experiential Learning Coordinator, Stacey will provide cross-campus facilitation, implementation, and coordination of the experiential learning components of the various graduate programs and post-doctoral...
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
These two successive two-hour tutorial sessions introduce participants to the skills necessary to speak confidently in public. During these two practical sessions participants will receive personal coaching and peer-tutoring in conjunction with ample opportunities to practice their public speaking skills. Please come to the first session with a current event topic (from...
Thursday, November 12, 2015
This is a workshop that will go through how to complete a Masters TriCouncil Scholarship (NSERC, SSHRC and CIHR) application. We will go through the specifics of the application itself as well as cover how to write the research proposal. It is for those students who are Canadian/permanent resident with a first class average who intend to pursue or are in their first year...
Friday, November 6, 2015
This integrated workshop designed to assist with the writing process and make valuable progress on your writing task. Are you writing a paper for a course, your thesis proposal, or your thesis/project? Do you want to learn more about an integrated approach to graduate level writing? Are you looking for insights on effective writing strategies to finish your writing?...
Friday, November 6, 2015
The Federal Public Service is looking for top talent from your institution and we need your help. The Recruitment of Policy Leaders (RPL) is a highly competitive recruitment program created by the Government of Canada to find exceptional individuals with advanced degrees in any field who want to have an impact through a contribution to public policy. Successful applicants...
Friday, November 6, 2015
Classroom Management & Student Engagement This workshop provides participants with the skills necessary to develop and implement an effective classroom management plan. Topics include identifying and communicating class expectations and procedures, establishing a positive learning environment, and planning for student engagement. Opportunity will be provided for...
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Master of Arts Information SessionMonday, November 16, 20153 to 5 p.m. | Andy’s Place, AH 100 Explore the extraordinary opportunities the Master of Arts program at the University of Lethbridge has to offer.This information session features all majors in our Master of Arts program.Everyone welcome | Refreshments providedRSVP to Dr. Carly Adams by November 9th: carly....
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
This discussion based workshop introduces students to several scenarios involving instructor-student interactions. Time will be spent identifying issues and developing appropriate proactive and reactive responses. Please plan to attend one of these sessions, and RSVP to confirm your attendance at one of these sessions by clicking on one of the links below: Monday,...
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Following up from our recent Marking and Grading workshop, we’re pleased to offer a tutorial session specifically on marking in Moodle. If you need this important information, plan to attend one of these tutorial sessions: Meet Moodle Moodle Marking Tutorial for Grad TAs This tutorial introduces participants to some Moodle basic knowledge and skills generally required by...
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Appling for the NSERC Doctoral Scholarship by October 21, 2015? Sign up for a workshop via Moodle to find out how to put together an application. We’ll go through the application process and website as well as answer any questions you may have. Register now by clicking on one of the links below as seats are limited: Tuesday October 6, 2015 at 2:30 p.m., AH113 (SGS...
Thursday, September 24, 2015
The University of Lethbridge Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) is an elected body. We are responsible for all graduate representation, which includes voicing student issues at various levels of the University. Our mandate is to identify graduate student needs in order to ensure policies across the university advocate for students appropriately. The GSA is currently...
Thursday, September 24, 2015
The University of Lethbridge Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) is an elected body. We are responsible for all graduate representation, which includes voicing student issues at various levels of the University. Our mandate is to identify graduate student needs in order to ensure policies across the university advocate for students appropriately. The GSA is currently...
Thursday, September 17, 2015
It’s that time again—the Federal Government has begun their annual Post-Secondary Recruitment campaign for 2015! There are a number of specific job opportunities available for students who will be graduating at the end of the year, as well as general subject–based inventories that students can apply for. The application deadline is October 6. See below for posters with...
Thursday, September 17, 2015
Graduate Students Plan to attend one of the sessions of our next Graduate Assistant Teaching Development workshop: Assessment: Marking and Grading This hands-on workshop will help participants develop skills necessary to effectively deal with marking and grading of student work. Workshop activities address creating and understanding scoring guides and rubrics, and their...
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
All students who plan to travel on university activity are encouraged to complete a Personal Travel Form to be entered in Campus Safety's Student Safety Abroad Registry. Registration for personal travel is optional. The Student Safety Abroad Policy was approved at the June 12, 2015 Open Session meeting of the Board of Governors of the University of Lethbridge and came...
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Postdoctoral Scholar Position Area: Population/public health (social scientist, qualitative research methods)Duration: 2 yearsStart date: Late 2015 / early 2016Annual Stipend: $50,000 The Department of Community Health Sciences in the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary is accepting applications for the following Postdoctoral Fellow position...
Monday, September 14, 2015
One hour, University Hall B640 Available Dates: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, October 5, 2015 from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday, October 7, 2015 from 10 to 11 a.m. The University of Lethbridge is committed to maintaining high standards, and requires that all research involving human participants undertaken...
Monday, September 14, 2015
One hour, University Hall B640 Available Dates: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 2 to 3 p.m. Monday, October 5, 2015 from 2 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, October 7, 2015 from 1 to 2 p.m. The use of animals for research, teaching and testing is a privilege, and one that comes with important responsibilities, including to ensure that good...
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Do you have a passion for science? Are you looking to volunteer this year in a fun and exciting way?The Let’s Talk Science outreach team is looking for you! We have been offering science outreach programs to the Lethbridge community for five years and are searching for new volunteers for the 2015/2016 school year. Let’s Talk Science is an award-winning, national, non-...
Monday, August 24, 2015
Register Now A full Endnote session is comprised of two parts, Part 1 and Part 2, each focusing on different aspects of this software as noted below. You must take Part 1 in order to register for Part 2. For graduate students to be recognized by the School of Graduate Studies as has having completed Endnote training, you must attend both parts. Endnote is a "...
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Interactive Orientation Symposium September 7 to 11, 2015 Start Navigating Your Graduate Journey Graduate Student attendance throughout the day on September 7 and 8 as well as at other orientation events during the week is essential. During Graduate Student Orientation you will: Meet other graduate students, staff and faculty members Learn what to expect as part of the...
Monday, August 17, 2015
As a graduate student at uLethbridge, you are invited to participate in the Graduate Teaching Assistant Professional Development (GTA PD) program offered to all graduate students by the Teaching Centre. Participation in the GTA PD Program and attendance at other Teaching Centre events provides you with an opportunity for professional development as well as formal...

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