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.

Spring/Summer 2024

Date/Time

Offering

Skillset

April 30, 2024
Tuesday, 2-4 pm ADT Refined Project Communication Plan (Hosted by Mitacs) Communication & Teamwork
May 1, 2024
Wednesday, 10 am-1 pm MST Framing Your Project in a Masterful Presentation (Hosted by Mitacs) Learning & Research
May 7, 2024
Tuesday, 4:30 pm-5:30 pm NDT Mastering Communication and Understanding between Graduate Students and Supervisors (Hosted by AU) Communication & Teamwork
May 9, 2024
Thursday, 10 am-1 pm ADT Project and Time Management (Hosted by Mitacs)  Management & Responsibility
May 10 - May 17, 2024
Various Graduate Student Work Experience Program (GradSWEP) (For MUN Graduate Students) Management & Responsibility
May 17, 2024, 5 pm Deadline
Various Student Work and Service Program (SWSP) (For MUN Students) Management & Responsibility
 
Various Scholarship Information Sessions and Writing Workshops (For MUN Graduate Students) Learning & Research
May 14, 2024
Tuesday, 10 am-1 pm EST Applying the Principles of Sound Leadership and Team Building (Hosted by Mitacs) Communication & Teamwork
May 14, 2024
Tuesday, 1-2 pm NDT Developing a Successful Resume & Cover Letter Learning & Research
May 16, 2024
Thursday, 10 am-1 pm MDT Incorporating REDI into Your Project (Hosted by Mitacs) Learning & Research
May 21, 2024
Tuesday, 1-2 pm NDT Ethical Considerations for Conducting Research Learning & Research
May 30, 2024
Thursday, 1-2 pm NDT Mastering Networking: A Hands-On Workshop Communication & Teamwork
June 3, 2024
Monday, 1-2 pm NDT Understanding Plagiarism Learning & Research
Registration opens on June 3, 2024
Various Teaching Skills Enhancement Program (Graduate Students) Learning & Research
June 5, 2024 - July 10, 2024
Various The Professional Skills Development Program (PSDP) Learning & Research
June 6, 2024
Thursday, 10 am-1 pm PST Building Your Project Network Map (Hosted by Mitacs) Management and Responsibility
June 11 to July 19, 2024
Various Thesis Writing Group Learning & Research
June 12, 2024
Wednesday, 1-2 pm NDT Library Services and Resources for Memorial Graduate Students Learning & Research
June 13, 2024
Thursday, 1-2 pm NDT Mitacs: Programs and Career Development for Students Management & Responsibility
June 18, 2024
Tuesday, 10 am-1 pm EST Mastering the Elevator Pitch (Hosted by Mitacs) Management & Responsibility
June 18, 2024
Tuesday, 1-2 pm NDT Intellectual Property (IP) 101 Learning & Research
June 20, 2024
Thursday, 1-2 pm NDT A Guide to Writing Your Thesis Learning & Research
June 26, 2024  
Wednesday, 1-2 pm NDT Developing a Successful Resume & Cover Letter Learning & Research
June 27, 2024
Thursday, 1-2 pm NDT Research Data Management: An Introduction Learning & Research
July 4th, 2024
Thursday, 1-2 pm NDT Navigating Academia: Addressing Your Questions Communication & Teamwork
July 9, 2024
Tuesday, 1-2 pm NDT Transferable Skills of a Graduate Student Management & Responsibility
July 11, 2024
Thursday, 1-2 pm NDT Conflict and Communications: Managing Interpersonal Relationships in Graduate School Communication & Teamwork
July 16, 2024
Tuesday, 1-2 pm NDT Teaching Early in Your Career: or What I Wish Someone Had Told Me Communication & Teamwork
July 23, 2024
Tuesday, 1-2 pm NDT Preparing for Academic Teaching Positions Learning & Research
July 24, 2024
Wednesday, 1-3 pm NDT Leveraging Your Strengths for Career Success Management & Responsibility
August 1, 2024
Thursday, 1-2 pm NDT Tips for a Successful Interview Communication & Teamwork