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 Click the links below under "Offering" for details and registration.

Spring 2022




Ongoing to July 14, 2022
Thursdays, 1-2 pm NTImmigration in Newfoundland and Labrador Drop-in Sessions (Hosted by SGS "Retaining Global Talent" Project)Management & Responsibility
Self-paced courseDesigning Your Research for Impact: Emerging Methods for Mobilization (Hosted by AU)Learning & Research
Self-paced courseElevate Your Personal Brand (Hosted by AU)Management & Responsibility
May 11, 2022
1-2 pm NTJob Search Strategies (Hosted by Student Life)Communication & Teamwork
May 18, 2022 
1-2 pm NTMap Your Career Path (Hosted by Student Life)Management & Responsibility
May 20, 2022 DEADLINE
VariousGraduate Student Work Experience Program (GradSWEP) (For MUN Graduate Students)Management & Responsibility
May 20, 2022 DEADLINE
VariousStudent Work and Service Program (SWASP) (For MUN Student Parents)Management & Responsibility
May 25, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTDeveloping a Resume and Cover LetterCommunication & Teamwork
May 26, 2022
12-2 pm ADTRefined Project Communication Plan (Hosted by Mitacs)Communication & Teamwork
June 1, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTTips for a Successful InterviewCommunication & Teamwork
June 2, 2022
3-4 pm NTFraud PreventionCommunication & Teamwork
June 9 - August 4, 2022
In person or online: Mondays, 9-11 am NTThesis Writing Group: Summer 2022Learning & Research
Online only: Tuesdays, 1-3 pm NT & Thursdays, 9-11 am NT
June 14, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTIntellectual Property (IP) 101Management & Responsibility
June 15, 2022 
1-2 pm NTCreating Your LinkedIn Profile (Hosted by Student Life)Learning & Research
June 15, 2022
2-4 pm ADTBuilding Your Project Network Map (Hosted by Mitacs)Management & Responsibility
June 17, 2022
1-2 pm NTTips on Resumes and Cover Letters for the Government of Canada JobsCommunication & Teamwork
June 20, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTValidation for Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Methods ResearchLearning & Research
June 23, 2022
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTAcademic Integrity: Copyright and Your ThesisLearning & Research
June 27, 2022
2-4 pm ADTProject and Time Management (Hosted by Mitacs)Management & Responsibility
July 6, 2022 
1-2 pm NT Tips Before and During the Job Search (Hosted by Student Life)Communication & Teamwork
July 8, 2022
12-1 pm NTResearch Data Management (RDM): An IntroductionManagement & Responsibility
July 13, 2022 
1-2 pm NTResume and Cover Letter Tips (Hosted by Student Life)Communication & Teamwork
July 20, 2022
11-2 pm ADTMastering the Elevator Pitch (Hosted by Mitacs)Communication & Teamwork
July 21, 2022
1-2 pm NTEmployability Skills (Hosted by Student Life)Communication & Teamwork
July 27, 2022 
1-2 pm NT Network to Get Work (Hosted by Student Life)Communication & Teamwork
August 10, 2022
1-2 pm NTTeaching Early in Your Career (or, What I Wish Someone had Told Me)Learning and Research


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