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MITI Graduate Teaching Workshop at Mac

24 Jan 2018 09:15
16:00

Would you like to improve your TAing skills, use your time more efficiently, and learn how to be more effective in front of a class? Be a better TA now and a better teacher in the future? Here’s your chance!

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EndNote Essentials

24 Jan 2018 10:00
11:30

 Find out how to build your personal database of references using EndNote. Learn how to organize the references in groups, produce bibliographies, attach files to your references, insert bibliographic citations in your papers in your chosen style, and more. Note: The session will be taught on Windows computers, but Mac users are also welcome to attend since the program's functionality is the same on both platforms.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

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Wildlife Biology Seminar Series: Who benefits? Mapping ecosystem service flows to inform land management decisions

25 Jan 2018 11:30
12:30

Wildlife Biology Seminar Series—featuring a series of external speakers on topics relevant to Wildlife Biology and Environmental Biology.

Guest Speaker: Amy Villamagna (Plymouth State University) will speak on land use, community ecology

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4 O'Clock Forum: The Gut Microbiota: Between Symbiosis and Dysbiosis

25 Jan 2018 16:00

4 O'clock Forum is a monthly seminar series for Macdonald researchers and graduate students to be exposed to scientific advancements related to their own fields of research as well as other scientific areas....

58th Annual Woodsmen Competition

27 Jan 2018

Mark your calendars for the 58th Annual Woodsmen Competition. Come and cheer on our Mac Woodsmen and Woodswomen as they compete is a variety of events.

Know your rights: What to consider before you submit to a journal and sign a copyright transfer agreement

29 Jan 2018 11:30
12:45

Offered by the Macdonald Campus Library, this workshop will go over some of the main points to consider when submitting to a journal with regards to author rights. For example, what rights do you maintain? What can you do with your article once it’s published? Are you permitted to post it online? Can you share it via social media sites? Etc.

This workshop will engage in practical, hands-on exercises to review the author agreements of major journal publishers.

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2018 Net Impact Food Solutions Challenge @Mac Campus

29 Jan 2018 16:00
17:30
Challenge Question:  How might we reduce food loss before it reaches the consumer in order to increase the amount of available edible food and lessen the impact on climate?

Join us to work in interdisciplinary teams to ideate solutions that will move us toward a carbon neutral food supply chain.  Learn about the impact of and connections between food production, climate change, and the need to feed a growing global population....

Mental Health Awareness Workshop for Instructors

30 Jan 2018 10:00
11:30

As instructors, we sometimes encounter students who are suffering from anxiety, depression or other mental conditions. Surveys show consistently that the vast majority McGill students report that they have felt stress to the point that it negatively affected their academic performance. So student mental health is a real issue.

We are often at a loss to know what to do to help a student in distress. An new initiative of Mac Student Services can help.

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Information Session: Projet du Réseau électrique métropolitain (REM)

1 Feb 2018 12:00
13:00

Réseau électrique métropolitain Information Session led by CDPQ Infra

The Réseau électrique métropolitain (REM) is a new integrated public transport network linking downtown Montréal, the South Shore, the West Island, the North Shore, and the Montréal-Trudeau airport.

Learn more by attending the presentation, which will be followed by a question and answer period.

68th Annual Macdonald Campus Intercollegiate Judging Competition

3 Feb 2018 09:00
21:00

Students, alumni, and 4-H club teams are all invited to participate in the 68th Annual Macdonald Campus Intercollegiate Judging Competition. Please register (teams of 4 or individuals) by emailing macjudgeclub [at] gmail.com.

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How to find a Job

5 Feb 2018 14:00
15:30

Looking for a job or internship? Start here! This popular workshop provides an overview of key job-search strategies, followed by an in-depth look at networking as the most effective job search approach. As many people are reluctant to network, the workshop will examine why networking works, and discuss how to talk to strangers and overcome networking discomfort. By attending this workshop, students will be able to:...

My Research - Module 1: EndNote Essentials

5 Feb 2018 15:00
17:00

Find out how to build your personal database of references using EndNote. Learn how to organize the references in groups, produce bibliographies, attach files to your references, insert bibliographic citations in your papers in your chosen style, and more. Note: The session will be taught on Windows computers, but Mac users are welcome to bring their laptops since the program's functionality is the same on both platforms.

For Graduate and postdoc students

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Write your Way to the Right Job: CVs and Cover Letters

6 Feb 2018 10:00
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.

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My Research - Module 2: Graduate Research Toolkit

7 Feb 2018 15:00
17:00

Understand and locate different types of information produced at each stage of the research cycle, including books and ebooks, articles, and grey literature (such as theses, government information). Discover the wealth of information resources and services available to you at McGill Library and beyond.

For Graduate and postdoc students

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Lister Family Engaged Science Initiative: Science Interviews – Creating a podcast with Broad Science 1

8 Feb 2018 11:00
13:00

Creating a podcast with Broad Science. For Macdonald Graduate students. Participate in three 90-minute workshops on Science Interviews.

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