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.

Fall 2022

Date/Time

Offering

Skillset

Ongoing (from September 22 to October 31, 2022)
Thursday, 1-2 pm NDT Drop-in Sessions on Immigration in Newfoundland and Labrador (Hosted by SGS "Retaining Global Talent" Project) Management & Responsibility
September 12, 2022 Deadline
Various Professional Skills Development Program (PSDP) (For MUN International Students) Learning & Research
September 13, 2022
Tuesday, 9-11 am EDT Project and Time Management (Hosted by Mitacs) Management & Responsibility
September 14 - November 16, 2022
Various Scholarship Information Sessions and Writing Workshops (For MUN Graduate Students) Learning & Research
September 16 - September 23, 2022
Various Grad Student Work Experience Program (GradSWEP) (For MUN Graduate Students) Management & Responsibility
September 21, 2022
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. NDT Career & Graduate School Fair (Hosted by Student Life) (For MUN Students & Alumni) Management & Responsibility
September 23, 2022 Deadline
Various Student Work and Service Program (SWSP) (For MUN Student Parents)  Management & Responsibility
September 23, 2022   
Friday, 2-4:30 pm ADT  Applying the Principles of Sound Leadership and Team Building (Hosted by Mitacs) Communication & Teamwork 
September 26 - October 19, 2022
Mondays & Wednesdays, 7:30 - 8:30 pm NDT Teaching Assistant Training Program (TATP) (For MUN Graduate Students) Learning & Research
September 28, 2022
Wednesday, 1-2 pm NDT 7 Tips Before and During Job Search (Hosted by Student Life) Learning & Research
September 28, 2022  
Wednesday, 1-2 pm MDT Presenting Your Work at a Conference (Hosted by AU) Communication & Teamwork
September 29, 2022
Thursday, 1-2 pm NDT/9:30-10:30 am MT Thinking about Research from Multiple Perspectives Learning & Research
September 29, 2022
Thursday, 11-12 pm NDT  Sexual Harassment Office and Key Concepts (For MUN Students) Learning & Research
October 5, 2022
Wednesday, 1-2 pm NDT/9:30-10:30 am MT CV Essentials Learning & Research
October 5, 2022
Wednesday, 2-3:30 pm NDT First Responder Training (For MUN Students) Learning & Research
October 6, 2022
Thursday, 2-3 pm NDT/10:30-11:30 am MT Introduction to Citation Metrics in Scopus and Web of Science Learning & Research
October 13, 2022
Thursday, 3-5 pm ADT  Refined Project Communication Plan (Hosted by Mitacs) Communication & Teamwork
October 18 - December 15, 2022
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6-9 pm NDT Thesis Writing Group Learning & Research
October 19, 2022
Wednesday, 1-2 pm NDT/9:30-10:30 am MT Developing a Successful Resume and Cover Letter Communication & Teamwork
October 19 - December 14, 2022
Wednesdays, 7-9 pm NDT English Language Skills for University Success Learning & Research
October 20, 2022
Thursday, 12-1 pm NDT Government of Canada Recruitment of Policy Leaders (RPL) 2022-23 Campaign Learning & Research
October 21, 2022
Friday, 1-2 pm NDT/9:30-10:30 am MT Tips for a Successful Mid-Career Change Management & Responsibility
October 25, 2022
Tuesday, 1-2 pm NDT Open Access and Research Visibility Learning & Research
October 26, 2022
Wednesday, 1-2 pm NDT/9:30-10:30 am MT Tips for a Successful Interview Communication & Teamwork
October 27, 2022
Thursday, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. NDT Bringing in the Bystander (For MUN Students) Learning & Research
October 27, 2022
Thursday, 1:00-2:30 pm MDT How to APA: The Essentials of Formatting, Citing and Paraphrasing (Hosted by AU)  Learning & Research
October 27, 2022
Thursday, 10-1 pm ADT  Mastering the Elevator Pitch (Hosted by Mitacs) Learning & Research
November 2, 2022
Wednesday, 1-2 NDT Avoiding Plagiarism Learning & Research
November 2, 2022
Wednesday, 1-2 pm NDT Importance of LinkedIn for Your Job Search (Hosted by Student Life) Learning & Research 
Ongoing (from November 3 to December 22, 2022
Thursday, 1-2 pm NDT Weekly Drop-in Sessions on Immigration in Newfoundland and Labrador (Hosted by SGS "Retaining Global Talent" Project) Management & Responsibility
November 4, 2022
Friday, 3-4 pm NDT/11:30-12:30 am MT Grey Literature Learning & Research
November 8, 2022
Tuesday, 1-3:30 pm AST   Incorporating Reconciliation, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion into Your Project (Hosted by Mitacs) Learning & Research
November 10, 2022
Thursday, 1-2 pm NDT/9:30-10:30 am MT Intellectual Property (IP) 101 Learning & Research
November 18, 2022
Friday, 1-2 pm NDT Principled Decision Making: Who Are You and What Do You Stand For? Management & Responsibility
November 21, 2022
Monday, 1-2 pm NDT Networking and the Job Search Communication & Teamwork
November 23, 2022
Wednesday, 1-2 pm NST Workplace Etiquette (Hosted by Student Life) Learning & Research
November 25, 2022
Friday, 3-4 pm NDT/11:30-12:30 am MT Introduction to Zotero Learning & Research
December 6, 2022
Tuesday, 1-2 pm NDT/9:30-10:30 am MT From Proposal to Poster: An Introduction to Academic Posters Learning & Research
December 13, 2022
Tuesday, 10-12 pm AST Building Your Project Network Map (Hosted by Mitacs) Learning & Research