Workshops & Events

                                                      

Over 100 professional and academic skills development workshops are offered through the EDGE program. Through a special agreement with Athabasca University’s (AU) Faculty of Graduate Studies, EDGE workshops and programs are open to both MUN and AU graduate students (unless noted in the workshop title). Workshops and programs offered by AU are also made available to MUN graduate students through this page. Recordings of the EDGE workshops will be available through the Graduate Commons (under “Toolboxes”) for MUN graduate students. If you have trouble accessing any of this content, please email us at sgs@mun.ca. Click the links below under "Offering" for details and registration.

More offerings for the Winter semester coming soon!

Winter 2022

Date/Time

Offering

Skillset

Ongoing
Self-paced courseDesigning Your Research for Impact: Emerging Methods for Mobilization (Hosted by AU)Learning & Research
Ongoing
Self-paced courseElevate Your Personal Brand (Hosted by AU)Management & Responsibility
January 12, 2022
4:30-5:30 pm NT/1-2 pm MTThe Literature Search & Review Series #1: Keeping Organized as you Search (Hosted by AU)Learning & Research
January 14, 2022 DEADLINE
VariousGraduate Student Work Experience Program (GradSWEP) (For MUN Graduate Students)Management & Responsibility
January 14, 2022 DEADLINE
VariousStudent Work and Service Program (SWASP) (For MUN Student Parents)Management & Responsibility
January 19 - March 28, 2022
Mondays 9 am-12 pm NT/5:30-8:30 am MT & Wednesdays 1-4 pm NT/8:30-11:30 pm MTThesis Writing Group: Winter 2022Learning & Research
January 20, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTAsked and Answered: Demystifying AcademiaLearning & Research
January 25, 2022
12-1 pm NTWhat is the Entrepreneurship Training Program (ETP)?: Online Drop-in Q&A (For MUN Graduate Students)Management & Responsibility
January 25, 2022
1-1:45 pm NT/9:30-10:15 am MTMemorial University's Sexual Harassment Office Information Session
Learning & Research
January 26, 2022 DEADLINE
VariousEntrepreneurship Training Program (ETP) (For MUN Graduate Students)Management & Responsibility
January 26, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTDeveloping a Successful Resume and Cover LetterCommunication & Teamwork
January 27, 2022
4:30-5:30 pm NT/1-2 pm MTThe Literature Search & Review Series Series #2: Search Like a Pro! (Hosted by AU)Learning & Research
January 31 - February 23, 2022
Mondays & Wednesdays, 7:30-8:30 pm NTTeaching Assistant Training Program (TATP) (For MUN Graduate Students)Learning & Research
February 1, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTAvoiding PlagiarismLearning & Research
February 1, 2022
4:30-5:30 pm NT/1-2 pm MTJournal Publishing: Avoiding Desk Rejection & Responding To Reviewer Comments (Hosted by AU)Learning & Research
February 2, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTTips for a Successful InterviewCommunication & Teamwork
February 3, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTEthical Considerations for Conducting Research
Learning & Research
February 15, 2022
12-1 pm NT/8:30-9:30 am MTNavigating Interpersonal Conflict in Work and SchoolCommunication & Teamwork
February 16, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTCV Essentials
Learning & Research
February 17, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTIntellectual Property (IP) 101
Learning & Research
March 8, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTStrengths for Career SuccessManagement & Responsibility
March 9, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTHow to Succeed at Your Side HustleManagement & Responsibility
March 10, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTProfessional Networking and the Job SearchCommunication & Teamwork
March 17, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTFrom Proposal to Poster: An Introduction to Academic PostersLearning & Research
April 7, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTDocumenting Your Teaching (for Academic Job Applications) Learning & Research
April 25 - 29, 2022
Daily 9-4 pm NT/5:30 am-12:30 pm MTThesis Writing RetreatLearning & Research

Contact

Enhanced Development of the Graduate Experience (EDGE)

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000