Workshops at a glance: December 5, 2012

Info session: Innovations in Teaching and Learning Research Grant

Find out more about the about the Innovations in Teaching and Learning Research Grant. Centre for Teaching and Learning staff members will also be available for questions at this session.

Date: Tuesday, Dec. 11
Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Location: Science building, room SCI331

To register for this workshop, visit the Centre for Teaching and Learning website.


Teaching portfolios

This workshop will provide an opportunity to learn more about the purpose and contents of a teaching portfolio.

Date: Monday, Dec. 17
Time: 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Science building, room SCI331

To register for this workshop, visit the Centre for Teaching and Learning website.


Intro to collective agreements

This session is an introduction to basic Human Resources practices, terms, and collective agreement interpretation regarding various staff appointments.

This session will also involve working through some sample case studies to help staff apply these principles in practice in their day to day work.

Topics will include recruitment process such as interview requirements, selection, hiring and posting procedures, as well as the significance of seniority.

Date: Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013
Time: 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Library building, room LIB306
Presenters: Tena McKenzie and Janna Steinthorson

To RSVP for this session, visit the Human Resources website.

To find out more about this, or other Essential Administrative Skills courses, contact Deb Deorksen at 250-807-8861.


Here are some other professional development workshops for faculty and staff at UBC's Okanagan campus over the next few weeks:

December 5
Navigating Your Graduate Program
December 6
Accounting 101 and Finance Overview
December 6
Making an Effective Presentation
December 6
Drop-in Dissertation, Thesis, or Scholarly Article Writing Group
December 10
Writing a Grant Proposal
December 11
Navigating FMS nQuery
December 11
Drop-in Dissertation, Thesis, or Scholarly Article Writing Group
December 13
Smartforms Training
December 13
Drop-in Dissertation, Thesis, or Scholarly Article Writing Group
December 14
Finance Lunch and Learn
December 18
Drop-in Dissertation, Thesis, or Scholarly Article Writing Group
December 20
Drop-in Dissertation, Thesis, or Scholarly Article Writing Group

For a full listing visit the Okanagan campus events calendar.