TLS - SKILLSETS

31Jan201814:30
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16:30

In this session students will be introduced to the 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition, provided with instructions for constructing their presentation, and allow them a chance to practice and receive feedback.

By the end of this session, students will be able to:

1Feb201802:00
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04:30

This workshop is designed and delivered by the Liaison Officer (Harm Reduction) in the Office of the Dean of Students.
 

Classified as: TLS - SKILLSETS
1Feb201810:00
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12:00

In this session students will be introduced to the 3-Minute Thesis/Ma Thèse en 180 secondes competition, provided with instructions for constructing their presentation, and allow them a chance to practice and receive feedback.

By the end of this session, students will be able to:

26Jan201810:00
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2Feb201812:00

Do you constantly criticize yourself?  Do you feel your efforts are never good enough? Do you set unrealistic standards? Join this group to discuss the role perfectionism plays in your life and develop tools for overcoming it.

Facilitator:  Nadja Grabovari

To register for this workshop, please complete this registration form.

Classified as: counselling services, academic success, academic, time management, Workshops
5Feb201812:00
to
12:30

Interested in learning how to practice mindfulness meditation? Have experience with mindfulness and want a place to practice? Registration is not required.

Classified as: counselling services, meditation, Mindfulness, wellness, life-skills
5Feb201817:30
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19:00

 

Passionate about international issues? Human rights? Development? Then you won’t want to miss our guest speaker from the UN in New York, who will help you understand what a career at the UN might look like and how to get there!

Speaker:

Ms. Eva Jansen, Human Resources Officer, Outreach Unit, Strategic Planning and Staffing Division in the Office of Human Resources Management of the UN in New York

 

Classified as: TLS – SKILLSETS, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies and GPS – New & Current Students, undergraduate students
6Feb201810:00
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11:00

 

This workshop will help you to understand the various elements of a CV (resume) and discuss how to compose a customized application that highlights relevant skills to an employer. You will also learn how to craft a concise and convincing cover letter.

Participants of this workshop will learn how to:
1) Understand expectations around the format and purpose of CVs and cover letters
2) Identify strategies for customizing application materials to specific jobs
3) Articulate their skills and accomplishments within the CV and cover letter
 

Classified as: TLS – SKILLSETS, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies and GPS – New & Current Students, undergraduate students
7Feb201813:00
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15:00

Given increasing globalization, technological change, and task complexity, the use of teams has become an integral part of the work environment. This workshop is designed to aid graduate students in learning core strategies to successfully lead teams using an evidence-based approach.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
1. Describe the functions of teams and team leaders;
2. Comment on team performance determinants and leadership practices for team effectiveness;

7Feb201813:00
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16:30

Want to improve your communication skills? Join us for this workshop that introduces participants to active listening and helping dialogues.

Classified as: counselling services, wellness, life-skills, Workshops, active listening
5Feb201810:00
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12Feb201812:00

Do you find yourself saying YES to requests that you should really say NO to? Do you have difficulty accepting constructive criticism? Do you have problems asking for what you want? Come and learn how to be assertive!

Facilitator:  Karen McGrath
Format:  2 sessions

To register for this workshop, please complete this registration form.

Classified as: counselling services, academic success, academic, time management, Workshops
12Feb201812:00
to
12:30

Interested in learning how to practice mindfulness meditation? Have experience with mindfulness and want a place to practice? Registration is not required.

Classified as: counselling services, meditation, Mindfulness, wellness, life-skills

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