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Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada

January 2020

How to Rock the 3MT: Competition Information & Presentation Skills

January 17, 2020 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Learn the ins and outs of the 3MT competition, including the rules and judging criteria as well as the benefits of participating.

Note-taking and Strategic Reading

January 23, 2020 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Learn tips and tricks for taking effective notes and getting the most out of your reading.

Researching for the Literature Review

January 28, 2020 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

This workshop helps you get started with advanced research for your literature review using the latest tools available.

Planning a University Level Paper

January 29, 2020 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

A workshop for first-year undergraduate students to help ease the transition to university level writing.

Preparing for an In-Class Essay

January 30, 2020 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Learn tips and tricks to prepare for and write an in-class essay.

Thesis or Dissertation Structure: An Overview

January 30, 2020 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Learn resources and strategies for beginning and for organizing your writing process, and an overview of the major parts of a thesis or dissertation.

February 2020

APA Basics

February 13, 2020 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

This workshop will help you learn the fundamental skills to put correct citations together.

March 2020

Workshop: Using Sources Correctly in Academic Writing

March 4, 2020 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Worried that you might not be integrating your sources correctly? This workshop will help you learn how and when to use sources in academic papers, including quoting, summarizing, and paraphrasing correctly. All undergraduate students with any questions about writing are welcome! No registration required. Location: LIB 237, in the Supplemental Learning room located in the Student Learning Hub. Questions? Contact learning.hub@ubc.ca

Pit Stop: Student Learning Hub

March 5, 2020 at 8:45 am - 10:00 am
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
$2

Open to Faculty and Staff of UBC Okanagan. On March 5th from 8:45 to 10:00 am, come join us in the Student Learning Hub for coffee & treats and to check out the new space while you're at it! We encourage you to bring $2 to donate to the United Way. Location: LIB 237, enter through the west entrance of the library across from the Fipke building. Contact learning.hub@ubc.ca for details or questions.

Workshop: Proofreading Pro-Tips

March 5, 2020 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

In this workshop you will learn how to edit your paper before handing it in. We will cover how to catch your own errors and look for grammatical mistakes. This workshop is intended for undergraduate students. Any questions about writing are welcome! No registration required. Location: LIB 237, in the Supplemental Learning room located in the Student Learning Hub. Questions? Contact learning.hub@ubc.ca

Thesis or Dissertation Structure: An Overview

March 10, 2020 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Graduate students: are you looking for writing support? See the upcoming workshops on Writing the Research Proposal, and Thesis or Dissertation Structure: An Overview.

Workshop: MLA Basics

March 12, 2020 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Are you confused about MLA style citations? This workshop will help you learn the fundamental skills to put correct citations together. All undergraduate students with any questions about MLA style are welcome! No registration required. Location: LIB 237, in the Supplemental Learning room located in the Student Learning Hub. Questions? Contact learning.hub@ubc.ca

April 2020

Cancelled: Workshop: First-Year English Exam Pro-Tips

April 2, 2020 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Are you wondering how to “study” for an English final exam? This workshop will go over trips and tricks to preparing for and writing an English exam. This workshop is intended for First-Year undergraduate students in an English course, although other disciplines are welcome. No registration required. Location: LIB 237, in the Supplemental Learning room located in the Student Learning Hub. Questions? Contact learning.hub@ubc.ca

June 2020

Cancelled: Safe is Not Enough: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Education and Leadership Workshop

June 29, 2020 at 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on June 30, 2020 at 9:00 am

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
$200

We invite educators, counsellors, administrators, health personnel, and community members to join us for this two-day non-credit summer program. The SOGI UBC workshop will assist participants in understanding and exploring inclusive approaches that recognize, and intervene to transform, the impacts of systemic discrimination towards sexual and gender minorities. Your experienced facilitator will present ready to use resources, hands-on activities and group discussion in a supportive atmosphere. You will meet passionate and knowledgeable colleagues as well as incredible guest speakers who…

September 2021

CTL Workshop: Classroom Technology

September 1 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on September 1, 2021 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 2, 2021 at 10:00 am

One event on September 2, 2021 at 1:00 pm

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

This on-campus, in-person workshop will walk you classroom technology and how to set yourself up for success.

CTL Workshop: Classroom Technology

September 1 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on September 1, 2021 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 2, 2021 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 2, 2021 at 1:00 pm

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

This on-campus, in-person workshop will walk you classroom technology and how to set yourself up for success.

CTL Workshop: Classroom Technology

September 2 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

This on-campus, in-person workshop will walk you classroom technology and how to set yourself up for success.

CTL Workshop: Classroom Technology

September 2 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

This on-campus, in-person workshop will walk you classroom technology and how to set yourself up for success.

Welcome Week: Student Learning Hub Welcome Table

September 7 at 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Meet some of the staff at the Student Learning Hub and learn more about their supports and programs.

Welcome Week: Library/Student Learning Hub Scavenger Hunt

September 13 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2021

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Get familiar with the supports of the Library and the Student Learning Hub by joining in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win some prizes!

Welcome Week: Student Learning Hub Welcome Table

September 13 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Stop by the table to meet some stuff, learn about the services, and have a chance to win some prizes!

Welcome Week: Library/Student Learning Hub Scavenger Hunt

September 14 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2021

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Get familiar with the supports of the Library and the Student Learning Hub by joining in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win some prizes!

Welcome Week: Library/Student Learning Hub Scavenger Hunt

September 16 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2021

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Get familiar with the supports of the Library and the Student Learning Hub by joining in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win some prizes!

Welcome Week: Library/Student Learning Hub Scavenger Hunt

September 18 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2021

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Get familiar with the supports of the Library and the Student Learning Hub by joining in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win some prizes!

Welcome Week: Library/Student Learning Hub Scavenger Hunt

September 19 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2021

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Get familiar with the supports of the Library and the Student Learning Hub by joining in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win some prizes!

Welcome Week: Library/Student Learning Hub Scavenger Hunt

September 21 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2021

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Get familiar with the supports of the Library and the Student Learning Hub by joining in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win some prizes!

Welcome Week: Library/Student Learning Hub Scavenger Hunt

September 23 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2021

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Get familiar with the supports of the Library and the Student Learning Hub by joining in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win some prizes!

Welcome Week: Library/Student Learning Hub Scavenger Hunt

September 25 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2021

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Get familiar with the supports of the Library and the Student Learning Hub by joining in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win some prizes!

Welcome Week: Library/Student Learning Hub Scavenger Hunt

September 26 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2021

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Get familiar with the supports of the Library and the Student Learning Hub by joining in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win some prizes!

Welcome Week: Library/Student Learning Hub Scavenger Hunt

September 28 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2021

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Get familiar with the supports of the Library and the Student Learning Hub by joining in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win some prizes!

Welcome Week: Library/Student Learning Hub Scavenger Hunt

September 30 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2021

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
Free

Get familiar with the supports of the Library and the Student Learning Hub by joining in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win some prizes!

October 2021

Indigenous, Black, Staff of Colour Welcome Back Get Together

Indigenous, Black, Staff of Colour Welcome Back Get Together

October 5 at 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada

Join UBC Okanagan's Equity and Inclusion Office and campus partners for a casual get together for Indigenous, Black and staff of colour.

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