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January 2019

Interpersonal relationships: It is all about people (ITACC Series)

ITACC CERTIFICATE - International Teaching Assistant Cultural and Communication (ITACC) Certificate (non-credit) Series

In this session, you will develop skills to address different relationships in your role as a TA, or other teaching role, and how to deal with mis-communication. You will learn how important interpersonal relationships are in supporting student learning, and how to foster increased engagement and participation in the classroom.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)

JCURA Student Get Together

JCURA - Jamie Cassels Undergraduate Research Awards

Join fellow JCURA recipients to share interests, research ideas and some problem-solving. Each session will be informal and student-directed. Light refreshments will be available.

Friday, January 25, 2019 (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)

Thursday, January 31, 2019 (4:30 PM - 6:00 PM)

Prepare for the JCURA Fair: Prepare your Academic Poster

JCURA - Jamie Cassels Undergraduate Research Awards

Come join us and work on your poster for the JCURA Fair. We’ll guide you through choosing a style that fits with your discipline and help you develop your own poster. Bring your laptop or tablet for these sessions! We will also introduce you to the Digital Scholarship Commons in the Library where you can get assistance to print your poster yourself. Students from any discipline, including the arts, can learn from this workshop. Please note that you will have the opportunity to submit your poster for publication in the JCURA collection, housed in UVicSpace and searchable on the internet – a great addition to your resume! If you are unable to attend any of the JCURA workshops, we would love to assist you personally at the CAC, located in the library! Please email the CAC Managerto set up an appointment.

Giving priority to JCURA students, but interested individuals are welcome to attend, as long as there’s space.

Monday, January 28, 2019 (1:00 PM - 2:30 PM)

Prepare for the Fair: Speaking about your research at the JCURA Fair

JCURA - Jamie Cassels Undergraduate Research Awards

Giving priority to JCURA students, but open to everyone if there is room. This workshop helps JCURA recipients understand the expectations of the Fair. Learn how to easily explain your topic in one minute, practice answering questions about your research from a diverse audience, understand what makes a good title, and more! You are welcome to attend this workshop as many times as you would like, no matter where you are in your research! If you are unable to attend any of the JCURA workshops, we would love to assist you personally at the CAC, located in the library! Please email the CAC Managerto set up an appointment.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 (1:00 PM - 2:30 PM)