Date: Feb. 6-17 - Twitter in (mostly) 10 minutes/day
Location: Robarts Library, e-classroom, 4th floor, room 4033. Directions.
Audience: graduate students (the course is eligible for credit in the Graduate Professional Skills program)
Twitter is a platform for scholarly conversation. It’s used for sharing and discussing research at all stages of the process (even peer review via Tweet!); for current awareness; for networking; for conference participation; and for teaching.
Learn about Twitter and its uses in higher education together with a community of learners, through hands-on practice, class discussion via Twitter, and guided engagement with the public scholarly conversation on Twitter.
By the end of this workshop you will:
Eveline Houtman is Coordinator of Undergraduate Library Instruction at Robarts Library and a PhD candidate at OISE. She has published on social media in higher education.
Jesse Carliner is Communications and Reference Librarian, Robarts Library.
Questions? Contact Eveline Houtman
Date: Wednesday, February 1
Time: 5:15pm - 6:45pm
Location: Blackburn Room - 4th Floor, Robarts Library, 130 St George St, Toronto, ON
This workshop is designed for students who avoid studying and completing assignments. Through group discussion and hands-on activities, students will learn the reasons for procrastination, identify their personal procrastination habits, and learn practical strategies to develop more effective work habits.
Organizer: Dr. Susan Hopkirk, Academic Success Centre
Pre-registration is preferred, but not necessary. Register through CLN.
Location: Gerstein Instruction Lab, Gerstein Science Information Centre, 2nd Floor
Engineers! In this workshop you will be introduced to the specialized tools that will help you find an array of business and market related information. This workshop will include: