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  • Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • McGill School of Environment
  • Morgan Arboretum

Bird Walk with BPQ

23 Feb 2019 08:00
12:00
Join the members of Bird Protection Quebec on a morning field trip to observe the winter birds in the Arboretum. The excursion is suitable for both experienced and novice birders (over the age of 12)....

MyResearch - Module 1: EndNote Essentials for Agriculture, Environmental Sciences, & Nutrition

25 Feb 2019 13:30
15:30

Note: The MyResearch seminar series is restricted to McGill graduate and postdoctoral students.

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My Research – Module 1: EndNote Essentials

25 Feb 2019 13:30
15:30

Find out how to build your personal database of references using EndNote. Learn how to organize the references in groups, produce bibliographies, attach files to your references, insert bibliographic citations in your papers in your chosen style, and more. Note: The session will be taught on Windows computers, but Mac users are welcome to bring their laptops since the program's functionality is the same on both platforms. For graduate and postdoc students.

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MyResearch - Module 2: Graduate Research Tool Kit for Agriculture, Environmental Sciences, & Nutrition

27 Feb 2019 13:30
15:30

Note: The MyResearch seminar series is restricted to McGill graduate and postdoctoral students.

Understand and locate different types of information produced at each stage of the research cycle, including books and ebooks, articles, and grey literature (such as theses, government information). Discover the wealth of information resources and services available to you at McGill Library and beyond.

Please select a session that corresponds to your discipline.

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My Research – Module 2: Graduate Research Toolkit

27 Feb 2019 13:30
15:30

Understand and locate different types of information produced at each stage of the research cycle, including books and ebooks, articles, and grey literature (such as theses, government information). Discover the wealth of information resources and services available to you at McGill Library and beyond. For graduate and postdoc students.

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4 O'Clock Forum: Developing Fitness Consequence Maps for Plant Genomes

28 Feb 2019 16:00

4 O'Clock Forum starts continues its 2019 series with a talk by Dr. Zoé Joly Lopez, Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University)

Light refreshments will be served. ALL VISITORS WELCOME!

Winter 2019 STUDY BREAK...

4 Mar 2019
to
8 Mar 2019

STUDY BREAK. Classes cancelled for all faculties except Dentistry, Medicine and Continuing Studies (non-credit courses and English & French credit courses).

MyResearch - Module 3: Search Strategies & Techniques for Agriculture, Environmental Sciences, & Nutrition

4 Mar 2019 13:30
15:30

Note: The MyResearch seminar series is restricted to McGill graduate and postdoctoral students.

Take your research to the next level. Learn advanced search strategies and techniques to make the best use of specialized resources for your discipline. Set up alerting services to help you stay up-to-date with the latest literature.

Please select a session that corresponds to your discipline.

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My Research – Module 3: Search Strategies and Techniques

4 Mar 2019 13:30
15:30

Take your research to the next level. Learn advanced search strategies and techniques to make the best use of specialized resources for your discipline. Set up alerting services to help you stay up-to-date with the latest literature. For graduate and postdoc students.

REGISTER NOW

MARCH BREAK -Bird Feeding for Kids

5 Mar 2019 10:00
12:00
A Spring Break tradition, this workshop is designed for families. Come and learn about some of our winter birds, build a feeder and have the opportunity to have chickadees feed right out of your hand!...

MyResearch - Module 4: Getting Your Research Out for Agriculture, Environmental Sciences, & Nutrition

6 Mar 2019 13:30
15:30

Note: The MyResearch seminar series is restricted to McGill graduate and postdoctoral students.

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My Research – Module 4: Getting Your Research Out

6 Mar 2019 13:30
15:30

Enter the scholarly conversation. Learn about issues and trends in scholarly publishing, such as the open access movement and academic integrity. Get practical tips on identifying funding opportunities, professional associations, conferences, and core journals in your field. Gain a better understanding of citation analysis tools and metrics (such as H-Index and Journal Impact Factor). For graduate and postdoc students.

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Prepping for your Lit Review: Organizing, Summarizing, and Critiquing Studies

8 Mar 2019 13:00
14:30

Feel overwhelmed by the amount of papers you found for your literature review? Learn how to efficiently keep track of authors’ relevant points, and critically comment on the literature so that your own voice shines through when writing your review. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Please contact Giovanna Badia at giovanna.badia [at] mcgill.ca if you have any questions about this workshop.

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MARCH BREAK -Fur & Feathers

9 Mar 2019 10:00
12:00
Winter is here! Join Sarah Dixon as we look for tracks and signs of winter wildlife at the Arboretum. Is the Red fox still around? Birds can be seen at the feeders, but who else might be in that area too? What are the Arboretum Owls doing this time of year? Find the answers, and more, while we walk through the forest! In English and French Open to adults and children over 7 years old accompanied by an adult Cost (tax and parking included):...

[Mac] How to Write a CV and Cover Letter

11 Mar 2019 14:00
15:00

This workshop will help you to understand the various elements of a CV (resume) and cover letter in order to compose a customized application that highlights relevant skills to an employer. By attending this workshop, students will be able to: 1) Understand expectations around the format and purpose of CVs and cover letters 2) Identify strategies for customizing application materials to specific jobs...

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