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. Note that the opportunities below are updated regularly.

Click the links below under "Offering" for details and registration. Events will be posted regularly right up to December!

Fall 2021

Date/Time

Offering

Skillset

September 9, 2021
1-1:30 pm NT/9:30-10 am MTAdvanced Research Support & Services at Memorial University LibrariesLearning & Research
September 13 - October 6, 2021
Mondays & Wednesdays, 10-11 am or 7-8 pm NTTeaching Assistant Training Program (TATP) (For MUN Graduate Students)Learning & Research
September 13, 2021
4:30-5:30 pm NT/1-2 pm MTPresenting Your Work at a Conference (Hosted by AU)Communication & Teamwork
September 14 - 30, 2021
VariousScholarship Information and Application Writing Sessions (For MUN Graduate Students)Learning & Research
September 17, 2021 DEADLINE
VariousGraduate Student Work Experience Program (GradSWEP) (For MUN Graduate Students)Management & Responsibility
September 17, 2021 DEADLINE
VariousStudent Work and Service Program (SWASP) (For MUN Student Parents)Management & Responsibility
September 22, 2021
1-2:30 pm NT/9:30-11 am MTGraduate Funding, Grants and Opportunities – Q & A with Dr. Meghan Burchell, Associate Dean (Acting), School of Graduate Studies (Hosted by the Nexus Centre)Learning & Research
September 23, 2021
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTAsked and Answered: Demystifying AcademiaLearning & Research
September 24, 2021 DEADLINE
VariousMemorial Entrepreneurship Training Program (ETP)Management & Responsibility
September 28, 2021
12-1 pm NT/8:30-9:30 am MTEntrepreneurship Training Program (ETP) Q&A Drop-In SessionManagement & Responsibility
September 28, 2021
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTBest Practices for Video ConferencingCommunication & Teamwork
September 29, 2021
9 am-5 pm NTVirtual Career & Graduate School Fair (For MUN Students & Alumni)Management & Responsibility
September 29, 2021
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTDeveloping a Successful Resume and Cover LetterCommunication & Teamwork
October 6, 2021
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTTips for a Successful InterviewCommunication & Teamwork
October 7, 2021
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTPrincipled Decision Making: Who are you and what do you stand for?Management & Responsibility
October 12, 2021
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTLet's Talk Volunteering
Management & Responsibility
October 13, 2021
1-2:30 pm NT/9:30-11 am MTThree Key Areas to Achieve Great Career SuccessManagement & Responsibility
October 14, 2021
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTCV EssentialsLearning & Research
October 19 - November 15, 2021 
10 am-12 pm NT/6:30-8:30 am MT (Tuesdays & Thursdays)English Language Skills for University SuccessCommunication & Teamwork
October 26, 2021
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTOpen Access and Research VisibilityLearning & Research
October 28, 2021
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTThinking About Research From Multiple PerspectivesLearning & Research
November 2, 2021
1-2:30 pm NT/9:30-11 am MTTips for a Successful Mid-Career ChangeManagement & Responsibility
November 4, 2021
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTIntellectual Property (IP) 101Learning & Research
November 10, 2021
1-2 pm NT/9:30-10:30 am MTAvoiding Plagiarism
Learning & Research
November 16 - 18, 2021
VariousScholarship Information and Application Writing Sessions (For MUN Graduate Students)Learning & 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