Copyright and Your Thesis
In the midst of writing your thesis? Not sure what you can use, or how to ask permission? This webinar is for you.
WHAT: Copyright and Your Thesis
WHEN: Wednesday, April 3, 10:30am – 11:30am
In this session, participants will be introduced to copyright concepts as they apply to the writing and publication of their thesis on UWSpace. This session will cover:
- Your copyright responsibilities when writing your thesis
- Considerations for using your own work
- Considerations for using third party materials (images, figures, etc.)
Connecting to the Webinar
This webinar will be hosted using Skype. There are two options to join the webinar:
- Join using Skype (if you have Skype on your computer).
- Join using the Skype Web App through your browser. More information is available below.
If you wish to use phone audio instead of computer audio to connect, please contact Lauren Byl.
For more information about using the Skype Web App see:
Registration is NOT required.
Contact Lauren Byl, Copyright & Licensing Librarian, firstname.lastname@example.org
Careers in Government Series: A Q&A with Colin Spencer James of Employment and Social Development Canada
What? Are you a masters, PhD, or postdoc looking to pursue a career in government? Attend this online question-and-answer session with Colin Spencer James, Director General in the Strategic Service and Policy Branch at Employment and Social Development Canada. You’ll learn about what successful applicants look like, find out how individuals with advanced degrees can persuasively frame their academic experiences, and ask whatever burning questions you might have about securing government employment. In this series you'll receive advice from those in the know and will be better prepared to secure that dream job.
When? Friday, April 5, 11:00AM – 12:00PM
Where? Online web event.
How do I sign up? Follow this link for more information and to register.
Professionalism in Context
We’d like to announce the final two workshops in the “Professionalism in Context” series, designed for PhD students and postdocs (a small number of seats are reserved for master’s students).
These workshops focus on Professional Appearance and Dining Etiquette. Please share the below information with students you think will benefit from this training. Both workshops will be facilitated by Sandra Corelli, Vice President, Corporate Class Inc.
The next workshop is: Professional Appearance - Tuesday, February 26th from 11:45am-1:45pm. In today’s fiercely competitive business environment Professional Appearance is critical. Join us to learn how to manage and improve your Professional Appearance and maintain a personal sense of style that is authentic and professional. Lunch will be provided. Registration is required.
Our final workshop is: Dining Etiquette – Tuesday, April 2 from 11:00am - 2:00pm. The ability to dine confidently anywhere and with anyone is an intrinsic part of your professional presence. Join us for a professional development session on dining etiquette and ensure you have the expertise to navigate every business meal from boardroom luncheon to formal dinner – and to entertain clients with ease. Lunch will be provided. Registration is required.
Grad Writing Cafe - every Tuesday and Friday
Tuesdays & Fridays 9 am – 12 pm, SCH 228F
Write together. Connect to our grad writing community to stay focused and motivated!
We’ll provide free coffee, tea, and snacks. Just come and write!
No need to register. Bring your laptop and your own mug. All grads welcome!