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October 2020

ONLINE: Receiving and Incorporating Feedback on Your Writing

October 30 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

As a graduate student, you can expect to spend a significant amount of time rewriting, revising and restructuring your thesis chapters. Although the prospect of completing multiple drafts and integrating feedback from multiple readers may be intimidating, revision is an essential part of the writing process. This interactive workshop for graduate students introduces strategies and tools that you can use to address and engage with feedback from your committee as you write and revise your thesis or dissertation.

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ONLINE: Virtual Bird ID with Chris Earley

October 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, December 11, 2020

ONLINE Ontario Canada

Birding has become an even more popular hobby since more people are home and enjoying nature. Why not take it to the next level? Join Chris Earley, Arboretum Interpretive Biologist and author of five bird field guides, for a series of eight virtual noon-hour lectures on eight different bird groups. ID techniques, field marks, shapes, behaviour clues and more will all be covered. Each course will finish with a 10 - 15 minute discussion period so you can ask all…

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ONLINE: The U.S. Election in Question

October 30 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Experts on American politics explore the issues at stake in the U.S. 2020 federal election. Panel: Clifford Orwin Professor, University of Toronto Lori Hausegger Associate Professor, Boise State University David Macdonald Professor, University of Guelph Ian Spears Associate Professor, University of Guelph (moderator) Registration is required (registration opens Oct. 23 at 12:30 p.m.) Presented by the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences

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November 2020

ONLINE: Self-Directed Brain Food – Graduate Thesis Workshops

November 1
ONLINE Ontario Canada

At Brain Food Online, you'll learn effective ways to approach your work as a graduate student. Undergraduate students who are writing an undergraduate honours thesis or writing extensive research papers may also attend. Brain Food Online is delivered via CourseLink and you can complete the workshops at your own pace. Most workshops include pre-recorded lectures, short activities and access to supplementary resources. Workshop topics include: time management during the thesis process formulating your research question working with data thesis structure…

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ONLINE: Decreasing Headaches

November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Learn drug-free strategies to decrease tension and migraine headaches, and the pain of headaches. This skills program meets weekly on Monday evenings, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., for four sessions. Registration: $20 for U of G students $60 for members of USW Local 4120 $120 for all others

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ONLINE: One Health Poster Day

November 3 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

The Centre for Public Health and Zoonoses (CPHAZ) and the One Health Institute (OHI) at the University of Guelph, in collaboration with the One Health Program in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University, are pleased to invite you to the One Health Poster Day. Are you a student and does your research fall in the sweet spot - at the interface of human, animal, and environmental health? If…

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ONLINE: Concision and Precision – A Tour of Techniques for Writing Clearly

November 3 @ 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

“Write concisely.” “Be more specific.” "Awk.” “Unclear”. We've all seen comments like these at one time or another. How do you make sense of them and, more importantly, avoid them? Come for a tour of one of the most under-appreciated Library Guides: the "Write Clearly" guide. We'll talk about how to learn from comments like the ones above, and how to tighten up your writing to avoid such pitfalls as, “Throughout history” and “There are many explanations for this.”

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ONLINE: Virtual Ecopsychology

November 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, November 3, 2020

ONLINE Ontario Canada

This program is aimed at providing an experience where you will interact with an online community and share nature-based experiences to help bring hope, resilience and positivity to your life right now. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in an 8-week course that explores hands-on components of Ecopsychology as well as Eco-Art Therapy. Such concepts include: Wisdom in nature Engaging with nature and our surroundings beyond the five senses Personal validation through personal “in-the-moment” experiences Interconnections in nature and…

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ONLINE: Increasing Personal Resiliency through COVID-19

November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Learn tips from the Hurricane Study and later research that can help us through COVID-19. Develop a personal plan for five pillars of resilience, and sample a variety of relaxation techniques for mind and body in this two-hour workshop. Celebrate International Stress Awareness Day with Kathy Somers of the Stress Management Clinic in this free online workshop.

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ONLINE: Acknowledging Indigenous Lands

November 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Have you ever wondered about the statements said at the beginning of events? Do concerns about making a mistake hold you back from trying? Despite becoming more common as an act of reconciliation, the context behind and process for acknowledging Indigenous lands are not always understood or discussed. Participants in this session will gain a greater understanding of: The intention and meaning behind why land acknowledgements take place How to develop their personal practice for acknowledging the land

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ONLINE: Advantage Workshop – How to Choose Your Words Wisely and Win More Grants

November 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

The Research Innovation Office invites you to a FREE online workshop! Learn about grant-writing challenges as well as how to develop an effective grant proposal including identifying the components of successful proposals and strategies for packaging a proposal. Participants in this workshop will: Describe the components of a grant proposal Demonstrate how to write effective problem statements and needs assessments Explain how to properly package a proposal Identify common problems with proposals and how to overcome them Please register for…

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ONLINE: Applying to Graduate School in Psychology – A Panel for BIPOC and 1st-Generation Students

November 5 @ 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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The Psychology Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Task Force at the University of Guelph is hosting a recruitment event targeted toward BIPOC and 1st-generation undergraduate students who are considering applying to graduate school in psychology (for eligibility, see below). Our goal is to help prepare prospective graduate students for the application process and life as a graduate student. Who is eligible? The University of Guelph is committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion within our organization and within Canada more broadly. We…

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ONLINE: Virtual Bird ID with Chris Earley

November 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, December 11, 2020

ONLINE Ontario Canada

Birding has become an even more popular hobby since more people are home and enjoying nature. Why not take it to the next level? Join Chris Earley, Arboretum Interpretive Biologist and author of five bird field guides, for a series of eight virtual noon-hour lectures on eight different bird groups. ID techniques, field marks, shapes, behaviour clues and more will all be covered. Each course will finish with a 10 - 15 minute discussion period so you can ask all…

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ONLINE: Self-Directed Writing Tune-up – Grammar (Day 1 of 2)

November 7
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One event on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 12:00 am

ONLINE Ontario Canada

This two-day Writing Tune-up: Grammar series provides grammar instruction for all levels of writers. The workshop materials are useful for participants wanting to improve their own writing skills as well as to provide more effective feedback on students' writing as TAs or faculty. Topics covered include: structuring sentences, using verbals and modifiers, and punctuating sentences. Self-register on CourseLink.

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Fall Preview Day 2020

November 8
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Ready to take the next step in becoming a Gryphon? Join us Sunday, November 8 for our virtual Fall Open House. Learn more at https://uoguel.ph/fallpreviewday

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ONLINE: Self-Directed Writing Tune-up – Grammar (Day 2 of 2)

November 8
ONLINE Ontario Canada

This two-day Writing Tune-up: Grammar series provides grammar instruction for all levels of writers. The workshop materials are useful for participants wanting to improve their own writing skills as well as to provide more effective feedback on students' writing as TAs or faculty. Topics covered include: correcting grammatical errors, avoiding errors of misuse, going beyond basic grammar. Self-register on CourseLink.

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ONLINE: Control Academic Stress – Learning from Failure

November 9 @ 3:30 pm - 4:20 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

In this live online workshop, we will discuss how failure affects us and how we can learn from failure. We will learn strategies to help us cope with failure and identify how experiencing failure can help us in the future.

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ONLINE: Better Sleep Program

November 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Learn how to decrease insomnia, fall asleep (or back to sleep) more easily, and get more energy from sleep using proven, drug-free strategies. This skills program begins on-demand, with the first lesson e-mailed to you upon registration, followed by a new lesson every week for five sessions. Registration: $20 for U of G students $50 for members of USW Local 4120 $100 for all others

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ONLINE: Stress Less for Tests

November 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Learn practical skills to decrease test anxiety and enhance energy and performance during exam periods. This skills program begins on-demand, with the lessons e-mailed to you upon registration. Registration: Thanks to a subsidy from Student Health Services, U of G students can register for this program for only $10.

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ONLINE: Scarcity, Abundance and the Human Dimension: Analyzing urban-rural water conflict in India

November 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

National governance reform is the central challenge within the Indian water sector. However, national initiatives on legal reform underestimate the challenges of place-specific water issues in the Indian context. This webinar presents case studies on rural-urban transfers of water in large metropolitan centers, highlighting the importance of governance reform and the centrality of politics in the re-allocation of water from agricultural to urban-industrial use. Guest Speaker: Bharat Punjabi Research Fellow, Global Cities Institute and Lecturer, Munk School of Global Affairs…

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ONLINE: Virtual Bird ID with Chris Earley

November 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, December 11, 2020

ONLINE Ontario Canada

Birding has become an even more popular hobby since more people are home and enjoying nature. Why not take it to the next level? Join Chris Earley, Arboretum Interpretive Biologist and author of five bird field guides, for a series of eight virtual noon-hour lectures on eight different bird groups. ID techniques, field marks, shapes, behaviour clues and more will all be covered. Each course will finish with a 10 - 15 minute discussion period so you can ask all…

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ONLINE: Self-Directed Academic Writing Style – Writing Style Choices in Sentences

November 14
ONLINE Ontario Canada

In response to programming moving online due to COVID-19, some materials from this two-part workshop on improving academic writing style are available anytime as self-directed videos and worksheets, through self-registration in CourseLink's Online Instruction Resources from the Library. Once you have self-registered, navigate to Content > Writing > Improving Your Writing: Sentences and Word Choice (WORKSHOPS) > Writing Style Choices in Sentences. The topics covered in this workshop include: writing style basics logical order of sentences emphasis in sentences, and…

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ONLINE: Self-Directed Brain Food – Graduate Thesis Workshops

November 15
ONLINE Ontario Canada

At Brain Food Online, you'll learn effective ways to approach your work as a graduate student. Undergraduate students who are writing an undergraduate honours thesis or writing extensive research papers may also attend. Brain Food Online is delivered via CourseLink and you can complete the workshops at your own pace. Most workshops include pre-recorded lectures, short activities and access to supplementary resources. Workshop topics include: time management during the thesis process formulating your research question working with data thesis structure…

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ONLINE: Control Academic Stress – Procrastination and Perfectionism

November 16 @ 3:30 pm - 4:20 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Procrastination and perfectionism are common challenges for many students. In this live online workshop, we'll discuss the links between procrastination and perfectionism, identify strategies to decrease procrastination, and learn techniques for managing perfectionism.

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ONLINE: University of Guelph’s Equine Industry Symposium – Pandemic Impacts on Equine Communities

November 16 @ 7:00 pm - November 20 @ 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, happening 5 times

ONLINE Ontario Canada

The fifth annual Equine Industry Symposium will be hosted by BBRM Event Management students held virtually Nov. 16 to 20, 2020 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. ET each evening. In the wake of the global pandemic, the focus of this year’s Symposium will be ‘RESILIENCE: Rethinking, Restructuring, Re-evaluating due to COVID-19’. Join us each evening as we explore the challenges presented by the pandemic and the opportunities to re-evaluate and restructure our equine industry. This event is free and open…

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ONLINE: University of Guelph’s Equine Industry Symposium – Pandemic Impacts on Equine Communities

November 17 @ 7:00 pm - November 21 @ 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, happening 5 times

ONLINE Ontario Canada

The fifth annual Equine Industry Symposium will be hosted by BBRM Event Management students held virtually Nov. 16 to 20, 2020 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. ET each evening. In the wake of the global pandemic, the focus of this year’s Symposium will be ‘RESILIENCE: Rethinking, Restructuring, Re-evaluating due to COVID-19’. Join us each evening as we explore the challenges presented by the pandemic and the opportunities to re-evaluate and restructure our equine industry. This event is free and open…

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ONLINE: Arrell Food Summit

November 18 @ 2:00 pm - November 20 @ 2:30 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

Arrell Food Summit: Thriving Beyond 2020 2020 has been a year like no other. This year's Summit is designed to spark conversations around moving forward, building resilience and thriving following the events of this year. Agri-food leaders will reflect on 2020, explain how they have adapted to changing circumstances, and share how this year's pandemic and cultural shifts are an opportunity to thrive in the new year and beyond. You'll leave this digital experience with new ideas and a stronger…

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ONLINE: University of Guelph’s Equine Industry Symposium – Pandemic Impacts on Equine Communities

November 18 @ 7:00 pm - November 22 @ 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, happening 5 times

ONLINE Ontario Canada

The fifth annual Equine Industry Symposium will be hosted by BBRM Event Management students held virtually Nov. 16 to 20, 2020 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. ET each evening. In the wake of the global pandemic, the focus of this year’s Symposium will be ‘RESILIENCE: Rethinking, Restructuring, Re-evaluating due to COVID-19’. Join us each evening as we explore the challenges presented by the pandemic and the opportunities to re-evaluate and restructure our equine industry. This event is free and open…

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ONLINE: University of Guelph’s Equine Industry Symposium – Pandemic Impacts on Equine Communities

November 19 @ 7:00 pm - November 23 @ 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, happening 5 times

ONLINE Ontario Canada

The fifth annual Equine Industry Symposium will be hosted by BBRM Event Management students held virtually Nov. 16 to 20, 2020 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. ET each evening. In the wake of the global pandemic, the focus of this year’s Symposium will be ‘RESILIENCE: Rethinking, Restructuring, Re-evaluating due to COVID-19’. Join us each evening as we explore the challenges presented by the pandemic and the opportunities to re-evaluate and restructure our equine industry. This event is free and open…

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ONLINE: Virtual Bird ID with Chris Earley

November 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, December 11, 2020

ONLINE Ontario Canada

Birding has become an even more popular hobby since more people are home and enjoying nature. Why not take it to the next level? Join Chris Earley, Arboretum Interpretive Biologist and author of five bird field guides, for a series of eight virtual noon-hour lectures on eight different bird groups. ID techniques, field marks, shapes, behaviour clues and more will all be covered. Each course will finish with a 10 - 15 minute discussion period so you can ask all…

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ONLINE: University of Guelph’s Equine Industry Symposium – Pandemic Impacts on Equine Communities

November 20 @ 7:00 pm - November 24 @ 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, happening 5 times

ONLINE Ontario Canada

The fifth annual Equine Industry Symposium will be hosted by BBRM Event Management students held virtually Nov. 16 to 20, 2020 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. ET each evening. In the wake of the global pandemic, the focus of this year’s Symposium will be ‘RESILIENCE: Rethinking, Restructuring, Re-evaluating due to COVID-19’. Join us each evening as we explore the challenges presented by the pandemic and the opportunities to re-evaluate and restructure our equine industry. This event is free and open…

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ONLINE: Control Academic Stress – Planning and Prioritizing

November 23 @ 3:30 pm - 4:20 pm
ONLINE Ontario Canada

In this live online workshop, you will learn practical planning and prioritization strategies to help achieve school-work-life balance and to help prepare for exams. The workshop will also review tools to use for short-term and long-term planning.

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ONLINE: Virtual Bird ID with Chris Earley

November 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, December 11, 2020

ONLINE Ontario Canada

Birding has become an even more popular hobby since more people are home and enjoying nature. Why not take it to the next level? Join Chris Earley, Arboretum Interpretive Biologist and author of five bird field guides, for a series of eight virtual noon-hour lectures on eight different bird groups. ID techniques, field marks, shapes, behaviour clues and more will all be covered. Each course will finish with a 10 - 15 minute discussion period so you can ask all…

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ONLINE: Self-Directed Brain Food – Graduate Thesis Workshops

November 29
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One event on Sunday, October 4, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at 12:00 am

ONLINE Ontario Canada

At Brain Food Online, you'll learn effective ways to approach your work as a graduate student. Undergraduate students who are writing an Undergraduate Honours Thesis or writing extensive research papers may also attend. Brain Food Online is delivered via CourseLink and you can complete the workshops at your own pace. Most workshops include pre-recorded lectures, short activities, and access to supplementary resources. Workshop topics include: time management during the thesis process formulating your research question working with data thesis structure…

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December 2020

ONLINE: Virtual Bird ID with Chris Earley

December 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, December 11, 2020

ONLINE Ontario Canada

Birding has become an even more popular hobby since more people are home and enjoying nature. Why not take it to the next level? Join Chris Earley, Arboretum Interpretive Biologist and author of five bird field guides, for a series of eight virtual noon-hour lectures on eight different bird groups. ID techniques, field marks, shapes, behaviour clues and more will all be covered. Each course will finish with a 10 - 15 minute discussion period so you can ask all…

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ONLINE: Self-Directed Writing Tune-up – Grammar (Day 1 of 2)

December 5
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One event on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 12:00 am

ONLINE Ontario Canada

In response to programming moving online due to COVID-19, materials from this two-day workshop on grammar are available anytime as self-directed slides and worksheets, through self-registration in CourseLink’s Writing Tune-up: Grammar. This two-day Writing Tune-up: Grammar series provides grammar instruction for all levels of writers. The workshop materials are useful for participants wanting to improve their own writing skills as well as to provide more effective feedback on students' writing as TAs or faculty. The topics covered in this workshop…

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ONLINE: Self-Directed Writing Tune-up – Grammar (Day 2 of 2)

December 6
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One event on Sunday, November 8, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on Sunday, October 4, 2020 at 12:00 am

ONLINE Ontario Canada

In response to programming moving online due to COVID-19, materials from this two-day workshop on grammar are available anytime as self-directed slides and worksheets, through self-registration in CourseLink’s Writing Tune-up: Grammar. This two-day Writing Tune-up: Grammar series provides grammar instruction for all levels of writers. The workshop materials are useful for participants wanting to improve their own writing skills as well as to provide more effective feedback on students' writing as TAs or faculty. The topics covered in this workshop…

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ONLINE: Virtual Bird ID with Chris Earley

December 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, December 11, 2020

ONLINE Ontario Canada

Birding has become an even more popular hobby since more people are home and enjoying nature. Why not take it to the next level? Join Chris Earley, Arboretum Interpretive Biologist and author of five bird field guides, for a series of eight virtual noon-hour lectures on eight different bird groups. ID techniques, field marks, shapes, behaviour clues and more will all be covered. Each course will finish with a 10 - 15 minute discussion period so you can ask all…

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ONLINE: Self-Directed Academic Writing Style – Writing Style Choices in Sentences

December 12
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One event on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 12:00 am

ONLINE Ontario Canada

In response to programming moving online due to COVID-19, some materials from this two-part workshop on improving academic writing style are available anytime as self-directed videos and worksheets, through self-registration in CourseLink's Online Instruction Resources from the Library. Once you have self-registered, navigate to Content > Writing > Improving Your Writing: Sentences and Word Choice (WORKSHOPS) > Writing Style Choices in Sentences. Topics covered in this workshop include: writing style basics logical order of sentences emphasis in sentences, and parallelism…

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