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Upcoming FGS Presentations/Workshops

The Faculty of Graduate Studies is pleased to offer the following presentations. Sessions are added on a frequent basis so check back often!

To register for an upcoming presentation, please email fgs@athabascau.ca indicating which session you are interested in, along with your student ID number and the program you are enrolled in.

Date of Presentation Presenter/ Facilitator Title of Presentation Mode of Delivery
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. (MST)
Dr. Maiga Chang The Research Itinerary Series – Session 1: Process Overview, Stages, Tasks, and Foreseeable Challenges Adobe Connect
Abstract
Tues., Oct. 24, 2017
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. (MST)
Linda McCloud-Bondoc Presenting your Work at a Conference Adobe Connect
Abstract
Tues., Oct. 31, 2017
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (MST)
Kat McNichol Get pumped about peer-review! Adobe Connect
Abstract
Thurs., Nov. 2, 2017
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. (MST)
Dr. Maiga Chang The Research Itinerary Series – Session 2: Evaluation Plans and Experiment Designs Adobe Connect
Abstract
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. (MST)
Dr. Qing Tan The Research Itinerary Series – Session 3: Qualitative and Quantitative data analysis – How to highlight findings and discuss your research results Adobe Connect
Thurs., Nov. 16, 2017
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (MST)
Pamela Holway Revising a Dissertation for Publication Adobe Connect
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. (MST)
Dr. Fuhua (Oscar) Lin The Research Itinerary Series - Session 4: How to Conduct a High Quality Literature Review Adobe Connect
Abstract
Bio
Tues., Nov. 28, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. (MST)
Dr. Marti Cleveland-Innes Writing a Proposal for a Thesis Adobe Connect
Tues., Dec. 5, 2017
2:00 - 2:45 p.m. (MST)
Dr. Stacy Penna Using NVivo as a Research Tool Go to Webinar
Register here
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View recordings of past presentations, available here.

AU Library &  Scholarly Resources is offering a Library Orientation webinar on  Tuesday, October 17, from 12 to 1 pm (MST).

The Adobe Connect link is: https://athabascau.adobeconnect.com/library/. Please log in as a guest.

This webinar will provide  an orientation to and overview of the Library and the services we  offer. All students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend. Please  share this information with your students, and let them know about AU's  Facebook event page for this session: http://tinyurl.com/aufboct17
 
Major topics include:
 
Overview of AU Library collections and services
Tour of the Library website
Catalogue searches
Finding full-text journal articles from a citation
Discover and database searches
Reference librarians
Getting help with writing, citing, and research
 
A recording will be available shortly after the session at: http://library.athabascau.ca/orientations.html.  
 
Questions can be directed to Jennifer Rempel (jrempel@athabascau.ca; 780-675-6257).

Updated October 13 2017 by Student & Academic Services

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