Thursday, September 28, 2017
Career Skills Development Seminar with Dr. Joe Casey, U of A, Dept. of Biochemistry.
"Presentations with Impact"
View Slides here.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Career Skills Development Seminar with Brent Epperson, U of A Graduate Ombudsperson in the Office of the Student Ombuds:
'Mitigating Conflict and Understanding Perspectives in Dispute Resolution'
Pizza lunch and refreshments provided.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Career Skills Development seminar for all grad students: 'B.Y.O. CV: Discussion and Gentle Critique of your CV'. This session discussed CV optimization for students and featured gentle commentary on CV's, in small groups.
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Career Skills Development Series
Dr. Deanna Davis, Professional Development Instructional Design Specialist at the Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research, provided an orientation session on Individual Development Plan (IDP). Students were introduced to the professional development requirement and the IDP. This session addressed following questions:
- Why is professional development a requirement?
- What counts as professional development activities for the eight-hour requirement?
- How do I start to create an IDP?
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Career Skills Development seminar with Dr. Joanne Lemieux.
'Marketing your Research'
All participants were required to do an assignment prior the seminar to present their research.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Lunchtime Career Skills Development seminar with Dr. Joanne Lemieux:
'De-Stress for Success'
Tuesday, September 20, 2016