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ONLINE: Government of Canada Employment Networking Event for Students

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - Thursday, October 29, 2020
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Interested in a career in the public sector? Engage with government departments and agencies from the comfort of home! This unique opportunity is exclusive to U of G students and includes opportunities to: Learn about employment in the public sector Meet U of G alumni and other Government of Canada employees to hear about their …

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11:00 am

ONLINE: Creating Videos with PowToon

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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ONLINE Ontario Canada

PowToon is a web-based tool to create professional videos. It has a library of animated characters, objects and text that you can combine with your own media to create a video. Join staff from the library's media studio to learn about this tool and practice creating videos. By the end of the workshop, participants will …

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ONLINE: A new India, a new China? The politics of Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Since the mid-twentieth century, Asia’s two giants have represented alternative models of political modernity. The dramatic political rise of Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping, two self-avowed strongmen, has seen remarkable changes in the aims, structure and exercise of power in both regimes. This seminar examines striking commonalities and the ramifications of these historic developments. Speaker: …

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12:00 pm

ONLINE: Panel Discussion – Ask the InfoSec Team!

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Interested in how the CCS Information Security team protects U of G? Now is your chance to ask your most burning questions, like what happens when someone falls for phishing scam? Why are universities a big target for cyber crime? What is one thing I can do to protect myself and my identity? Join us …

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12:30 pm

ONLINE: CCSAW Seminar – Human-directed Behaviour in Farm Animals: The Goats who Stare at Scientists

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Dr. Christian Nawroth will summarize recent advances in studies on the cognitive capacities of domestic goats, focusing on how goats interact with humans. Based on these findings, he will outline how applied research could benefit from these results, considering that subtle human behavioural changes can affect the behaviour of farm animals. Dr. Nawroth is a …

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2:30 pm

ONLINE: Provost Dialogue on Teaching – Fall 2020

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

On October 28, U of G's Provost, Dr. Gwen Chapman, will host an engaging session for instructors that will provide an opportunity for all of us to reflect on teaching, learning and academic course delivery in the context of COVID-19. We recognize that shifting to primarily remote delivery was not easy for the fall semester …

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6:00 pm

ONLINE: Undergraduate Writing Camp / Night of the Living Essays

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 6:00 pm

ONLINE Ontario Canada

Having trouble getting started on your next paper? Want advice on improving your academic writing? For two nights only, Writing Peers are hosting the first online Undergraduate Writing Camp / Night of the Living Essays event. Choose from a variety of 20-minute online writing workshops designed to help you develop useful academic writing strategies for …

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