Friday, January 26, 2018
Drop-in for people Submitting to UWill Discover: Writing an Abstract, Original Work, or Artist Statement
Schedule: Friday, January 26, 2018, 12:00 PM – 01:00 PM
Location: Lambton 2103
Are you considering submitting to UWill Discover, the undergraduate conference exploring research, scholarship and creative activity ? Come to a drop-in session for feedback on your submission. This drop-in is for all disciplines, and touches on all the basics of writing abstracts, and original work or artists statements.
Friday, February 9, 2018
Building Your Brand - ePortfolios, LinkedIn, and More
Schedule: Friday, February 09, 2018, 01:30 PM – 03:30 PM
Location: Dillon Hall 255
Would you hire you, if you googled yourself today? When you graduate, are you more than a collection of courses and a transcript? Join us to find out what tools and approaches can get you started and where help is available on campus. Specifically, find out about:
- what an ePortfolio is and how it can help you brand yourself,
- how to connect your personal and professional life,
- the availability of and support for ePortfolio tools,
- how you can use the powerful features within LinkedIn to build your online professional presence.
Friday, March 2, 2018
Developing an Effective UWill Discover Presentation: Communication Strategies
Schedule: Friday, March 02, 2018, 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM
Location: To Be Determined
Instructors: Peter Marval, Lisa Salfi, Phillipe Wernette
Was your submission accepted to UWill Discover, but you’re anxious or uncertain about how to present your work? This interactive workshop is for all disciplines and can help address your concerns. It focuses on developing effective communication strategies for presenting your submission, including important design considerations. The first part of the workshop will explore how to effectively communicate your ideas to a broad audience, and the second part of the workshop will explore design considerations for presenting your submission. The last portion of the workshop will include examples of effective presentations, including (but not limited to) oral presentations and poster presentations.