Wednesday, February 13, 2019 — 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM EST
Grad student says the SLP helped his professional developemnt and leadership skills

What qualities make the best leader? Have you ever wanted to be the type of leader others admire? Learn how to develop your credibility and your authentic leadership potential.

In this workshop, you'll explore:

  • Your personal credibility through self-assessment
  • Leading with integrity and authenticity
  • How word choices, actions and avoidances influence personal credibility
  • Qualities of admired leaders
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 — 11:00 AM to 12:50 PM EST
Immigration Info Session: Pathways to PR through Express Entry (Post-Doctoral Fellows)

Have you been wondering how to become a permanent resident in Canada? Join a representative from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) to learn about the Express Entry system.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EST
Students attend a Supported Learning Group (SLG).

Supported learning groups (SLG) are free weekly study sessions intended to give students a chance to study with their classmates.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 — 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM EST
Immigration Information Session: Working in Canada (Masters and PhD)

Join the immigration consultants to learn about working in Canada as a graduate student and the Canadian regulations for working on and off campus and during co-op work terms. 

Monday, February 11, 2019 — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST
Ritika says the workshops are fun and allow you to form friendships!

Many, many, many hours are spent in meetings - how can your meetings build relationships and achieve results?

In this workshop you'll gain insight into the:

  • Components of an effective team meeting
  • Roles within a team - productive and unproductive
  • Steps to plan a meeting and set an agenda
  • Strategies to increase participation within your meetings
Monday, February 11, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM EST
Grad student says we need more than an education to be well-rounded professionals

What does "global citizen" mean to you? This workshop will explore thinking globally and appreciating cultural diversity - factors important for future leaders and their ability to adapt to the ever-changing and challenging work/team environment.

In this workshop, you can expect to set goals and connect to resources available at the University of Waterloo to discover more opportunities to enhance your global intelligence.

Monday, February 11, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM EST
Students learning from a Peer Success Coach in a Study Strategies workshop.

Have you ever written a test or exam and then been surprised at the mark you received? Do you try and memorize the material for your courses and not really learn it?

Saturday, February 9, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM EST
SLP participant and facilitator, Monica says she is lucky to be a part of developing students' leadership capabilities

Why is creativity important? Are some people "born" creative, while others are not? What's the difference (or similarity) between creativity and innovation?

By the end of this workshop, you will have the ability to:

  • Understand the four stages of the creative process
  • Utilize the SCAMPER to help create new ideas
  • Identify different strategies to increase your creative potential
Saturday, February 9, 2019 — 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM EST
Grad student says the SLP helped his professional developemnt and leadership skills

What key elements make a speaker connect with an audience? Have you been in a situation where you have practiced and practiced what you were going to say and then felt after your presentation you hadn't related well to the audience? What's up?

Establishing how you are going to say something is just as important — and it is the first step to becoming an authentic speaker. Public speaking skills are important for all members of a team; leaders and followers.

Thursday, February 7, 2019 — 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM EST
Students learning from a Peer Success Coach in a Study Skills workshop.

Do you have difficulty planning ahead for your exams? Do you find that you study really well for your first exam and the others do not get enough attention?

Thursday, February 7, 2019 — 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM EST
Students attend a Supported Learning Group (SLG).

Supported learning groups (SLG) are free weekly study sessions intended to give students a chance to study with their classmates.

Thursday, February 7, 2019 — 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM EST
Immigration Information Session

Join the immigration consultants to learn about working in Canada as an undergraduate student and the Canadian regulations for working on and off campus during study terms, off terms, and co-op work terms.

Thursday, February 7, 2019 — 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM EST
Ritika says the workshops are fun and allow you to form friendships!

Ensuring sustainable leadership is the key to the long-term success of any club, group or organization. How adequately is your group prepared to fill existing or potential future vacancies in leadership? Are current members prepared to transition smoothly into a variety of roles and responsibilities? Do current leaders mentor others and "give away leadership" to ensure the success of the club/group for the future?

This workshop will look at:

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 — 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM EST
Student studying in the Science Teaching Complex.

Do you have difficulty planning ahead for your exams or leaving studying for exams to the last minute? In Science, you typically have multiple midterms and exams scheduled in close proximity to one another.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 — 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM EST
Students learning from a Peer Success Coach in a Study Skills workshop.

Do you have difficulty planning ahead for your exams? Do you find that you study really well for your first exam and the others do not get enough attention?

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EST
Students attend a Supported Learning Group (SLG).

Supported learning groups (SLG) are free weekly study sessions intended to give students a chance to study with their classmates.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 — 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM EST
Grad student says we need more than an education to be well-rounded professionals

Commitment to a shared vision or goal. Open and honest communication. Mutual respect and trust.

Most would agree that these are all qualities and characteristics of an effective team - but what if team members are new? What leadership style is needed?

This workshop will look at:

  • Principles of teamwork and collaboration
  • Stages of group development
  • Leadership action plan for team development
Monday, February 4, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM EST
Study Skills Workshop.

Do you find note taking in class to be difficult or boring? Are your notes useful when the time comes to review? 

Thursday, January 31, 2019 — 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM EST
"Go get'em!"

Do you need help getting started or planning how to use your time effectively?

Thursday, January 31, 2019 — 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM EST
Science Peer Leaders leading a Supported Learning Group.

Supported learning groups (SLG) are free weekly study sessions intended to give students a chance to study with their classmates. This SLG will be focused on midterm review and preparation for the BIOL 130 Midterm 1. 

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 — 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EST
SLP participant and facilitator, Monica says she is lucky to be a part of developing students' leadership capabilities

How does the power of diversity create better groups/teams? How are diversity and motivation linked? The purpose of this workshop is to explore these questions:

  • What are the necessary elements to create and sustain a motivating environment?
  • What are some characteristics and/or actions that define people who are motivating?
  • Does motivation come from within you or does motivation come from the group environment that is created?
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 — 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM EST
Student studying in the Science Teaching Complex.

Do you have difficulty planning ahead for your exams or leaving studying for exams to the last minute? In Science, you typically have multiple midterms and exams scheduled in close proximity to one another.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 — 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM EST
Grad student says the SLP helped his professional developemnt and leadership skills

Leadership has been described as "evolving self-discovery" – we learn leadership through experience, feedback, reflection, role models, theory and discovering our passions and goals. Within this session leadership will be explored as a capacity that all members within a group possess.

Topics include:

  • Leadership theories and their evolution
  • Self-assessment and principles of leadership
  • Discovering your passions and setting extreme goals
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 — 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM EST
Science Peer Leaders leading a Supported Learning Group.

Supported learning groups (SLG) are free weekly study sessions intended to give students a chance to study with their classmates. This SLG will be focused on midterm review and preparation for the BIOL 130 Midterm 1. 

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 — 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM EST
Students learning from a Peer Success Coach in a Study Strategies workshop.

Have you ever written a test or exam and then been surprised at the mark you received? Do you try and memorize the material for your courses and not really learn it?

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