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Wednesday, June 13, 2018
The Library regularly offers instruction in the use of the latest version of EndNote that includes:  a tour of the application  building and maintaining a library of references  searching and using EndNote to retrieve references  creating a bibliography using EndNote  using Cite-While-You-Write from within Microsoft Word Wednesday June 13th from 10am-noon in L950 Resister...
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Athabasca Faculty of Graduate Studies presents: Research Software Tools Online Workshop - May 19, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. (MT) Learn about SPSS and R for data Analysis in this FREE 3 hour workshop, offered online via Adobe Connect. Registration is open to all graduate students of Athabasca University, University of Lethbridge, University of Alberta, and...
Friday, May 18, 2018
Date: May 18, 2018 Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (MT)Mode of delivery: Adobe Connect Athabasca University Presents: Thinking about about responding to a call for abstracts for an upcoming conference? Have you seen requests for abstracts but been unsure about what to include or how to stay within the word count? In this 90 minute interactive webinar, using sample abstracts...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
The Library regularly offers instruction in the use of the latest version of EndNote that includes:  a tour of the application  building and maintaining a library of references  searching and using EndNote to retrieve references  creating a bibliography using EndNote  using Cite-While-You-Write from within Microsoft Word May 16th from 1-3pm in L950 Resister here
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Hey Grad Students! Are you hungry? Do you have a fresh perspective regarding professional development? Come take advantage of this opportunity to shape campus opportunities and enjoy some pizza. The THRIVE Program is the University of Lethrbidge's Graduate Student Development Program. This is a program for grad students, so come tell us what you need!  Focus groups will...
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Athabasca University Faculty of Graduate Studies Presents "Adventures in Indigenous Methodologies: Making Space for Metis-specific Approaches" There are many longstanding stereotypes regarding Métis people, our identity, and our spirituality. Dr. Fiola’s research on Métis relationships with traditional Indigenous ceremony brings to light some of these stereotypes....
Friday, April 27, 2018
Transferable Skills: learn to talk about what you do (instead of what you know) with L. Maren Wood, PhD of Beyond the Professoriate Identifying transferable skills can be one of the most difficult processes in preparing for a postacademic search. Academics are trained to talk about what they know, not what they do. Employers, however, want to know what a candidate can do...
Friday, April 27, 2018
Are you unsure what you can distribute electronically or post in Moodle without infringing copyright? Do you know what kinds of uses require permission before course materials can be made available to students online?  In this session, find out about ways to make your readings and other course materials available to students online that are copyright-compliant and suit...
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
What do you do with your research data? Whether it's qualitative or quantitative, having a sound plan to manage your research data is important, and it will strengthen your grant applications. Learn the basics about research data management, including an overview of the U of L Data Management Plan Assistant, and other resources that can help guide you through the process...
Friday, April 20, 2018
Critical Information Literacy pedagogy challenges us to create an authentically student-centered learning experience. This session explores a lesson plan used in two undergraduate courses that intentionally avoided use of checklists and acronym based models to allow connection of lesson content to life experience, learning from peers, and asking important questions....
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Impact is the new buzzword in research - but how do you show that your research is making an impact? What tools can you use? Where do you start? This session will provide an overview of tools you can use to measure impact, ways to raise your profile in order to increase your impact, and how to target the right audience to achieve the impact you desire. Citation counts,...
Friday, April 13, 2018
Centre for Culture and Community Graduate Student Workshop: Future of Histories How can histories can be harnessed in inter-disciplinary or post-disciplinary practice? Dr Yoke-Sum Wong, managing editor of the Journal of Historical Sociology (Blackwell-Wiley), moderates Future of Histories, a full-day workshop for graduate students. Participants will be invited to present...
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Are you writing a paper for a course, your thesis proposal, or your thesis document? 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?  Thesis Writing Boot Camp is back! This is a three-day integrated workshop designed to assist with the writing process and...
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Join Rumi Graham for instruction in the use of the latest version of EndNote that includes:  a tour of the application  building and maintaining a library of references  searching and using EndNote to retrieve references  creating a bibliography using EndNote  using Cite-While-You-Write from within Microsoft Word When: Wednesday May 16th from1-3 pm OR Wednesday June 13th...
Saturday, March 24, 2018
The Graduate Students' Association (GSA) is pleased to invite students, faculty, staff and community members to attend the 12th Annual Meeting of the Minds Inter-Disciplinary Conference on the 24th of March, 2018 from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm in the Markin Hall Atrium. Free parking is available at the University on the day of the event.  This year's theme is "Accessibility" The...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Prof. Pamela Sugiman {Professor & Dean of Arts, Ryerson University) When: Wednesday March 21st at 7pm Where: Friends Place Meeting Room, Crossings Branch Library  (255 Britannia Blvd. West)  Cost: Free; Everyone is Welcome Dr. Pamela Sugiman was appointed as Dean of the Faculty of Arts at Ryerson University in July 2016. Prior to this, Dean Sugiman was Chair of the...
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
The School of Graduate Studies revised drop in advising times are as follows: Mondays and Wednesdays - 1:30 to 3:30 pm Tuesdays - 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays - by appointment only Come see an advisor during these times with any questions related to your program of study. To schedule an appointment, please email sgs@uleth.ca.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Craig will be joining us at the University of Lethbridge for a live presentation on March 13, from 12:20 – 1:20 in the PDP Conference Room. He will be discussing how you can create and deliver a presentation. There will be food light food provided, but you are more than welcome to bring your own lunch! Limited spots are available.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Images of Research Voting Now Open! Voting is now open for the 3rd Annual University of Lethbridge Images of Research Competition! Thank you to all students who submitted images to this year's competition. This year 17 images were received from entrants across a variety of departments, including Sociology, Neuroscience, History, and Education. The diversity of the thought...
Friday, March 9, 2018
The University of Lethbridge's Centre for Oral History and Tradition in partnership with the Galt Museum & Archives is offering an Intermediate Community Oral History Workshop.  This workshop will focus on analyizing oral history interviews, ethical conduct in human subject research, First Nations oral history and funding community projects.    Date: Friday, March 9,...
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
On March 6th, come chat with a robot and learn about how technology is shaping the future of business. Lorne Rubis, Chief Evangelist of ATB Financial, will explore topics relating to organizational transformation through innovative technologies and how students can improve their employability during times of rapid change. The event will feature a keynote speech from Lorne...
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Through this annual one day conference, students and community members come together to learn from innovators and entrepreneurs who are leading change within organizations. The purpose of this conference is to expose students to the opportunities associated with family and small business, enabling those involved in family and small business with an opportunity to present...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Wednesday Feb 28th 2PM-3PM Athabasca University faculty of Graduate Studies presents the following Webinar: Dr Debra Hoven will explore what makes a research topic or question "do-able". This involves aspects such as your area of interest, human and other resoures, access to participants, timelines, and where you hope it will take you on completion. This webinar will also...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
2PM-3PM Athabasca University faculty of Graduate Studies presents the following Webinar: Dr Debra Hoven will explore what makes a research topic or question "do-able". This involves aspects such as your area of interest, human and other resources, access to participants, timelines, and where you hope it will take you on completion. This webinar will also address...
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
You are a specialist in your area of research. You may have a recently published study that could influence public policy and change people’s lives and yet you don’t feel comfortable sharing this expertise. The Office of Government Relations and Public Affairs is here to help you out and we’ve invited a trio of your colleagues who have worked extensively with media to...

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