Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Workshops and Networking Events

Balancing a graduate program with professional and personal commitments is challenging, but making time to participate in workshops and networking opportunities is a vital part of your graduate school experience. Embrace this time in your life, and make the most of it! Through consultation with Graduate Student Mentors, a series of workshops have been designed to support your journey.

MBA: What, where and how of conducting literature reviews

  Date: September 27, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
  Location: Main Library

Learn search techniques, creating search alerts and drawing upon a broad network of materials to ensure your literature review is thorough.


Graduate Student Career Building Retreat

  Date: September 29, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
  Location: Main Library

Graduate students learn proven career development strategies, professional interview skills and essential networking skills.


Citation management for graduate students

  Date: September 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
  Location: Main Library

Find out how citation management systems work, and which oneworks best for you.


Research ethics for graduate students

  Date: November 2, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
  Location: Main Library

This workshop will explain all you need to know about ethics requirements in research, be it with humans, animals or biological materials.


Graduate Supervisory Training

  Date: November 3, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
  Location: International Building (IB)

The interactive workshop, facilitated by Dr. David Hansen, is recommended for all faculty who supervise graduate students.


Get the word out: Communication skills for graduate students

  Date: November 9, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  Location: Main Library

Discover best practices for effective communication in an academic & professional setting, and for growing your network through social media





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