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A drop-in workshop series offered by the University Library in Fall and Winter terms.

Winter 2017 SCHEDULE

All sessions will be held in the Murray Library



January Sessions Date & Time Presenter
New Year Resolutions for Grad Students Wed, 11 Jan, 10:30am Grad Peer Mentor
Mini Refresher Courses in Sentence Structure
(4 week course, mandatory to attend all 4 sessions)
Wed, 11 Jan, 4:00pm
(Jan 11 – Feb 1)
Grad Writing Specialist
An Introduction to the Statement of Intent Thu, 12 Jan, 10:00am Grad Peer Mentor
Public Speaking for Graduate Students Fri, 13 Jan, 12:00pm Grad Peer Mentor
Publishing Scientific Articles: Basic Concepts Tue, 17 Jan, 10:30am Grad Peer Mentor
What to Do When Your Article is Rejected Wed, 18 Jan, 10:30am Grad Peer Mentor
Dealing with Revisions: Steps for Improvement Thu, 19 Jan, 10:00am Grad Peer Mentor
So You Think You Want to Do a Systematic Review Mon, 23 Jan, 12pm Catherine Boden
Slide:ology: Improving Your Design Thinking Tue, 24 Jan, 10:30am Grad Peer Mentor
How to Choose Faculty to Sit on Your Dissertation Committee Wed, 25 Jan, 10:30am Grad Peer Mentor
The Best Thesis Is a Done Thesis: Strategies for Completing Your Master's Thesis Thu, 26 Jan, 10:00am Grad Peer Mentor
Conference Presentations for Graduate Students Fri, 27 Jan, 12:00pm Grad Peer Mentor
How to Get a Scholarship: Basic Tips and Techniques for Grad Students Mon, 30 Jan, 10:30am Grad Peer Mentor
Introduction to RefWorks Tues, 31 Jan, 3pm MaryLynn Gagne


February Sessions Date & Time Presenter
Microform Resources in Humanities Research
(all welcome to attend)
Tues, 7 Feb, 3pm David Smith & Donna Canevari
Predatory Publishers: Strategies to Identify & Avoid Them
(all welcome to attend)
Thurs 9 Feb, 11am DeDe Dawson & Maha Kumaran
Library Resources for Canadian & US History
(all welcome to attend)
Mon 13 Feb, 11am David Smith
Finding Sources for a Literature Review
(all welcome to attend)
Tues 14 Feb, 3pm Carolyn Doi


March Sessions Date & Time Presenter
Introduction to EndNote
(all welcome to attend)
Wed 1 March, 11:00am Vicky Duncan
Searching for Grey Literature
(all welcome to attend)
Wed  8 March, 3:00pm Vicky Duncan
Teaching Students to Evaluate Sources for their Research
(all welcome to attend)
Thurs March 9, 11am David Smith
Introduction to Mendeley
(all welcome to attend)
Tues, 14 March, 12pm DeDe Dawson