Expanding Horizons

Expanding Horizons

Expanding Horizons

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Schedule

Schedule

The schedule for Winter 2021 is being finalized. Confirmed workshops are listed below. Information on how to register for each workshop will be provided (if not via our Expanding Horizons system).

Don't forget you can register for the Mitacs Online workshops and those within Aurora!

You may also want to take a look at some of the online resources and webinars from Student Academic Success Services, Career Services and the Centre for Teaching & Learning.

 

Winter Term 2021

Confirmed Workshops (more to come)

January 2021

Intercultural Training Certificate - Series 5

Who: QUIC and 4DISC
When: Tuesdays, Jan. 12, 19, 26 / Feb 2, 9
Time: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Intercultural Training Certificate (PDF, 432 KB)
Register online on the QUIC website.


Effective Communication with your Supervisor

Who: Dr. Arunima Khanna (Student Wellness) and Dr. Christopher DeLuca (SGS)
When: Wed 13th Jan
Time: 11:00am;- 1:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Effective Communication with your Supervisor (PDF, 379 KB)


Intercultural Training Certificate - Series 6

Who: QUIC and 4DISC
When: Thursdays, Jan 14, 21, 26 / Feb 4. 11
Time: 8:30am;- 10:30 am
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Intercultural Training Certificate (PDF, 432 KB)
Register online on the QUIC website.


Upgrading Your 3MT presentation

Who: SGS
When: Friday 22nd January, 2021
Time: 9:00 - 11:00 am
Where: Online
Workshop Description:Learn how to prepare a solid 3 minute thesis preparation


Project Management

Who: Mitacs
When: 27 and 28 January, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Project Management
Registration: via Mitacs Edge


Conferences: Abstract to Audience

Who: Dr John Smol
When: 28 January 2021
Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Where: Online
Workshop Description

February 2021

Setting the Tone for Inclusivity in the Classroom

Who: Dr Erin Clow and Dr Jean Pfleider, Human Rights & Equity Office
When: Tuesdays, February 2nd, 2021
Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description
 


Practice Your Presentation Skills

Who: Mitacs
When: 3rd February 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Practice Your Presentation Skills
Registration: via Mitacs Edge


Principles of Teaching and Learning

Who: Karalyn McRae (CTL)
When: 4th February, 2021
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description


Things you need to know to Stop Procrastinating and Start Doing NOW!

Who: Janice Yu, SGS Embedded Counsellor
When: Wednesday 10 February 2021
Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: (PDF, 66 KB)


Designing your Personal & Realistic Career Plan

Who: Mitacs
When: 16th February 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Designing your personal and realistic career plan
Registration: via Mitacs Edge


Upgrading Your 3MT presentation

Who: SGS
When: 17th February, 2021
Time: 9:00 - 11:00 am
Where: Online
Workshop Description:  Learn how to prepare a solid 3 minute thesis preparation


Skills of Communication

Who: Mitacs
When: 18th February 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Skills of Communication
Registration: via Mitacs Edge


Practice Your Presentation Skills

Who: Mitacs
When: 23rd February 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Practice Your Presentation Skills
Registration: via Mitacs Edge


Project Management

Who: Mitacs
When: 23 and 24 February, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Project Management
Registration: via Mitacs Edge

March 2021

Project Management

Who: Mitacs
When: 2nd and 3rd March, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Project Management
Registration: via Mitacs Edge

Project Management

Who: Mitacs
When: 3rd and 4th March, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Project Management
Registration: via Mitacs Edge


Intercultural Training Certificate - Series 7

Who: QUIC and 4DISC
When: Wednesdays March 3,10,17, 24,31
Time: 10:30am;- 12:30 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Intercultural Training Certificate (PDF, 432 KB)
Register online on the QUIC website.


Intercultural Training Certificate - Series 8

Who: QUIC and 4DISC
When: Thursdays, March 4, 11, 18, 25, / April 1
Time: 2:30pm;- 4:30 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Intercultural Training Certificate (PDF, 432 KB)
Register online on the QUIC website.


Resumes, Cover Letters for the Non-Academic Job Market

Who: Jenny Lee Northey (Career Services)
When: Monday 8th March (1:30pm - 3pm)
Where: online
Workshop Description (PDF 399KB)


Interview Skills for Industry

Who: Jenny Lee Northey (Career Services)
When: Wednesday 10th March, 2021 (1:30pm - 3pm)
Where: Online
Workshop Description (PDF 399KB)


Practice Your 3MT presentation

Who: SGS
When: 12th March, 2021
Time: 9:00 - 11:00 am
Where: Online
Workshop Description:This is your opportunity to practice and get some critique from your peers


Essentials of Productive Teams

Who: Mitacs
When: 17th March, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Essentials of Productive Teams
Registration: via Mitacs Edge


Time Management

Who: Mitacs
When: 22nd March, 2021
Time: 9:00am;- 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Time Management
Registration: via Mitacs Edge


Design Your Life

Who: Miguel Hahn (Career Services)
When: 23rd March, 2021
Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm)
Where: online
Workshop Description


Project Management

Who: Mitacs
When: 24th and 25th March, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Project Management
Registration: via Mitacs Edge

Business Writing for Todays Professional

Who: Mitacs
When: Wednesday 24th March, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Online
Workshop Description: Business Writing
Registration: via Mitacs Edge

Mitacs Workshops (can be done online at any time)

  • Communicating your Research
  • Managing Project Timelines
  • Practical Tips for Growing your Network
  • Time Management
  • Writing Effective Emails
  • Writing Strategic Business Reports

Accessibility

Queen’s is committed to an inclusive campus community with accessible goods, services, and facilities that respect the dignity and independence of persons with disabilities. The School of Graduate Studies, Expanding Horizons workshop series is available in an accessible format or with appropriate communication supports upon request.

Please contact Colette Steer in the SGS office in one of the following ways: Email: steerc@queensu.ca Phone: ext. 78776 In person: 74 Union Street, Gordon Hall, Room 425