Skills21

21Oct202014:00
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Skills for Strategic Procrastination

Having difficulty getting started? Do you find yourself putting off tasks? Join this workshop to (1) develop an awareness of what is procrastination and how you procrastinate, (2) identify how procrastination works, and (3) discuss how to change "procrastination to "doing."

Classified as: student services, international student services, SKILLS21, student wellness hub, Hub Healthy Living Annex
21Oct202019:00
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20:00
Make the Most of your Group Work

Do you want to learn strategies for managing group work in a remote context? In this webinar, you’ll learn to identify and understand challenges and opportunities that arise while working in groups.

Classified as: teaching and learning services, SKILLS21, SKILLS21 Collaboration
22Oct202014:00
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15:00
Concentration and Focus

This webinar will talk about the different variables that hinder concentration including the relationship between stress and productivity, your study space, and how you are breaking down your work.

Classified as: student services, SKILLS21, McGill Tutorial Services, SKILLS21 Wellbeing, Learning Strategies, Concentration, FOCUS, study skills
23Oct202012:00
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13:00
Outreach and Engagement 101

Need to publicize an event or information for your student club? Not sure how or where to get started with outreach and community engagement? This workshop will give you knowledge and tools to create engaging and effective communication plans to reach your audience at McGill and beyond. Special thanks to Interac Corp.

Classified as: SKILLSETS Graduate Workshops, SKILLS21, SKILLS21 Discovery
26Oct202014:00
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15:30
Turning Failure Into Success

Interested in learning how to turn failure into success? This workshop will focus on defining failure, describing resilience, grit, and its connection to emotional well-being, and identifying practical steps to build resilience, cope with failure, and create change!

Classified as: student services, SKILLS21, student wellness hub, Hub Healthy Living Annex
27Oct202014:00
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15:00
Learning and Memory

This webinar will teach you about retrieval practice and its importance in helping you learn more and keep what you are learning from going in one ear and out the other. It will cover study strategies you can use to practice recalling information as well as potential barriers to learning (and strategies to overcome them).

Classified as: student services, SKILLS21, McGill Tutorial Services, SKILLS21 Wellbeing, Learning Strategies, learning, memory, study skills
28Oct202014:00
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15:30
Science of Happiness

Do you want to learn ways to become a happier person?

Come learn about the science of happiness and discover how you can cultivate a positive mindset by taking in the good.

Please register 24 hours prior to the start of the workshop.

Classified as: student services, SKILLS21, student wellness hub, Hub Healthy Living Annex
28Oct202019:00
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20:00
Blogging 101

This workshop will introduce participants to the “blogosphere,” how to write for blogs, and how blogging can further their personal and professional interests. Special thanks to Interac Corp. for sponsoring this workshop.

 

Classified as: SKILLSETS Graduate Workshops, SKILLS21, SKILLS21 Discovery
29Oct202012:30
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13:30
Climate Action at McGill

**To receive CCR recognition, participants must attend a minimum of 2 of the 4 workshops offered by the McGill Office of Sustainability.

Classified as: McGill Office of Sustainability, SKILLS21, SKILLS21 Citizenship, Sustainability, climate
29Oct202014:00
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The Art of Taking Exams

This webinar will teach you the skills and strategies you need to be able to ace your next exam. It will break down the exam process into three categories: Before an Exam, Day of the Exam, and After an Exam - allowing you to learn the best way to approach an exam so you can get the grades that you deserve. 

Classified as: student services, SKILLS21, McGill Tutorial Services, SKILLS21 Wellbeing, Learning Strategies, Test-Taking, exams, study skills
30Oct202014:30
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16:00
Skills for Coping With Perfectionism

Do you constantly criticize yourself? Do you feel your efforts are never good enough? Do you set unrealistic standards? Join this group to discuss the role perfectionism plays in your life and develop tools for overcoming it.

Classified as: student services, SKILLS21, student wellness hub, Hub Healthy Living Annex
2Nov202010:00
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11:00
How to Find Academic Research Positions

Looking for a summer research opportunity? In this workshop, you will explore your academic and research passions, and come away with knowledge, resources, and strategies to approach professors and find a research group that is right for you!

Classified as: teaching and learning services, SKILLS21, SKILLS21 Discovery
3Nov202014:00
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15:00
Your Guide to Remote Learning

Remote learning can pose new challenges for students who are used to in-person classes. This webinar will help you understand how: give your day structure, utilize your study space, stay organized and talk to family and friends so you can make the most of the remote learning experience. 

Classified as: student services, SKILLS21, McGill Tutorial Services, SKILLS21 Wellbeing, SKILLS21 Discovery, Learning Strategies, remote learning, Online Learning,
3Nov202014:00
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15:30
Skills for Managing Exam Anxiety

Interested in learning how to cope more effectively with the stress and anxiety of exams? Join this workshop to acquire the skills to better manage exam anxiety and feel comfortable utilizing these skills when needed.

Classified as: student services, SKILLS21, student wellness hub, Hub Healthy Living Annex
4Nov202019:00
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20:00
#NextLevel Instagram: The Basics

This workshop aims to provide participants who are familiar with Instagram with tips and tools to engage with their audience, including how to take their account to the #NextLevel. Special thanks to Interac Corp. for sponsoring this workshop.

Learning Outcomes:

Classified as: SKILLSETS Graduate Workshops, SKILLS21, SKILLS21 Discovery

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