Upcoming Events

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UNBSJ

Getting Started with Poll EverywhereWed, 21 Aug 201910:00am - 11:30am1/20Kris Doucet

Increase interactivity and engagement in your classes with Poll Everywhere, UNB's Classroom Response System. Instructors ask questions in the classroom and students respond using their mobile devices (phones, tablets, laptops). Results are displayed providing immediate feedback and opportunities for discussion. By the end of this session, you will have an understanding of what Poll Everywhere can do and will be ready to create your own polls. UNB has a site license for this tool, so there is no cost to instructors and students.

Bring your mobile device and try it for yourself



Hazen Hall 236

Kris Doucet: kdoucet@unb.ca

UNBSJ

MS BookingsWed, 21 Aug 20192:00pm - 3:00pm5/20Kris Doucet

Create an online booking space to allow people to schedule meetings with you, or staff in your department with MS Bookings. This tool is automatically linked to your Outlook calendar and requires very little maintenance once it has been set up. Come see what MS Bookings can do for you. 




Hazen Hall 236

Kris Doucet: kdoucet@unb.ca

CETL

Using Quizzes in D2L BrightspaceWed, 21 Aug 20192:00 pm - 3:30 pm3/5Jeff Mundee, Instructional Technology Specialist

In this workshop, participants will learn how to create, manage and grade quizzes. You’ll learn about the Question Library and how to create a variety of question types. We’ll also cover how to randomize the answers within multiple choice questions, how to randomize the order of the questions within the quiz, and how to give users special access to quizzes.

Marshall d'Avray Hall, Room 249

Nancy Fitzpatrick: nef@unb.ca

UNBSJ

Automation Features in D2L Thu, 22 Aug 20192:00pm - 3:30pm2/20Kris Doucet

Running courses takes time, especially in large classes, D2L Brightspace may be able to help. Learn about how to gain efficiencies with restrictions, schedules, date offsets, Course imports, and the power of intelligent agents to notify you or others when conditions are met. Warn students when they are at risk or encourage them using feedback with 'replace strings' which substitute their name automatically. These features among some others are covered in this session which aims to lessen the burden of course loads while improving engagement for students.




Hazen Hall 236

Kris Doucet: kdoucet@unb.ca

UNBSJ

One Drive & DelveThu, 22 Aug 201910:00am - 11:00am5/20Kris Doucet

Are you still using the UNB shared drives for everything? Come see the advantages of using One Drive as your default file storage. You get more space, easier and quicker access, the ability to share files and easy to use apps for your mobile devices. Accessing and storing documents has never been easier. 



Hazen Hall 236

Kris Doucet: kdoucet@unb.ca

CETL

New Faculty/Instructor OrientationWed, 28 Aug 20198:30 am - 4:00 pm13/25Various

Every year the Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning (CETL) hosts an annual orientation session for new faculty and instructors. You will have an opportunity to hear Faculty Voices and to interact with some of our faculty members. Also, during the day you will be introduced to many of UNB’s administration and support services, ranging from Student Services to Security.

All new faculty and instructors at UNB are invited and encouraged to participate in this orientation.


Marshall d'Avray Hall, Room 249

Nancy Fitzpatrick: nef@unb.ca

CDEC

Work Study Information SessionTue, 10 Sep 201912:00PM - 1:00PM11/112Career Development and Employment Centre

Mandatory Work-Study Program Information Session

PLEASE NOTE: If you have previously attended a mandatory Work-Study Resume/Cover Letter Session, you do not need to attend.

Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist students in financial need with the high costs associated with post-secondary study. The program provides students with an opportunity to gain valuable career-related skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation.

Work-Study is completed in collaboration with the Financial Aid Office and Career Development and Employment Centre.

This session will cover:

- Work-Study program information
- Career readiness and career competencies
- Resume and cover letter formatting and tips
- Application Process – deadlines, important dates and submitting documents


Carleton Hall, Room 106

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Work Study Information SessionWed, 11 Sep 201911:30AM - 12:30PM3/112Career Development and Employment Centre

Mandatory Work-Study Program Information Session

PLEASE NOTE: If you have previously attended a mandatory Work-Study Resume/Cover Letter Session, you do not need to attend.

Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist students in financial need with the high costs associated with post-secondary study. The program provides students with an opportunity to gain valuable career-related skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation.

Work-Study is completed in collaboration with the Financial Aid Office and Career Development and Employment Centre.

This session will cover:

- Work-Study program information
- Career readiness and career competencies
- Resume and cover letter formatting and tips
- Application Process – deadlines, important dates and submitting documents


Carleton Hall, Room 106

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Networking Workshop JDI DayFri, 13 Sep 201911:30AM - 12:30PM1/20Career Development and Employment Centre

Know you need to network but not sure exactly how? We've got you covered. Come share your experiences, overcome challenges and discover how practicing specific networking techniques can open the doors to your next opportunity.

SUB RM 103

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Work Study Information SessionTue, 17 Sep 201911:30AM - 12:30PM2/112Career Development and Employment Centre

Mandatory Work-Study Program Information Session

PLEASE NOTE: If you have previously attended a mandatory Work-Study Resume/Cover Letter Session, you do not need to attend.

Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist students in financial need with the high costs associated with post-secondary study. The program provides students with an opportunity to gain valuable career-related skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation.

Work-Study is completed in collaboration with the Financial Aid Office and Career Development and Employment Centre.

This session will cover:

- Work-Study program information
- Career readiness and career competencies
- Resume and cover letter formatting and tips
- Application Process – deadlines, important dates and submitting documents


Carleton Hall, Room 106

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Work Study Information SessionWed, 18 Sep 20195:30PM - 6:30PM6/112Career Development and Employment Centre

Mandatory Work-Study Program Information Session

PLEASE NOTE: If you have previously attended a mandatory Work-Study Resume/Cover Letter Session, you do not need to attend.

Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist students in financial need with the high costs associated with post-secondary study. The program provides students with an opportunity to gain valuable career-related skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation.

Work-Study is completed in collaboration with the Financial Aid Office and Career Development and Employment Centre.

This session will cover:

- Work-Study program information
- Career readiness and career competencies
- Resume and cover letter formatting and tips
- Application Process – deadlines, important dates and submitting documents


Carleton Hall, Room 106

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Resume & Cover Letter WorkshopWed, 18 Sep 20192:30 pm - 3:30 pm1/20CDEC

How do you look on paper? Learn about different resume and cover letter styles and identify what is best for you and your situation. You need to feel good about what you're putting out there; we give you what's necessary to do just that.

Senior Commons Room, McConnell Hall

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Work Study Information SessionThu, 19 Sep 20193:00PM - 4:00PM3/112Career Development and Employment Centre

Mandatory Work-Study Program Information Session

PLEASE NOTE: If you have previously attended a mandatory Work-Study Resume/Cover Letter Session, you do not need to attend.

Work-Study is a subsidized work program designed to assist students in financial need with the high costs associated with post-secondary study. The program provides students with an opportunity to gain valuable career-related skills/experience in an on-campus, part-time employment situation.

Work-Study is completed in collaboration with the Financial Aid Office and Career Development and Employment Centre.

This session will cover:

- Work-Study program information
- Career readiness and career competencies
- Resume and cover letter formatting and tips
- Application Process – deadlines, important dates and submitting documents


Carleton Hall, Room 106

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Interview Skills WorkshopMon, 23 Sep 201911:30AM - 12:30PM2/20Career Development and Employment Centre

Interviewing Skills and Answering Difficult Questions:

Preparing ahead for the interview is a good way to make sure you do well. Practice helps! In this workshop you will learn how to approach the interview
questions through discussion and example practice. Question types that
will be reviewed are traditional, situational or behavioral. You will learn how to manage difficult interview questions as well.


SUB RM 103

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Ace the Interview WorkshopMon, 23 Sep 201911:30AM - 12:30PM1/20Career Development and Employment Centre

What is your greatest weakness? Do you have an example of how you have handled conflict on the job? Not sure how to answer? That's ok, interviews can be scary, and we're here to help. This workshop gives you practical interview skills and helps you prepare for those tricky-feeling questions.

UNB Student Union Building (SUB), Room 103

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Networking at a Career FairTue, 24 Sep 201911:30AM - 12:30PM2/20Career Development and Employment Centre

Know you need to network but not sure exactly how? We've got you covered. Come share your experiences, practice your elevator “pitch,” and learn about the importance of informational interviews. Let us help you to overcome challenges and discover how practicing specific networking techniques will open the doors to your next opportunity.

SUB RM 103

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Resume & Cover Letter WorkshopThu, 3 Oct 201910:30 AM - 11:30 AM0/20CDEC

How do you look on paper? Learn about different resume and cover letter styles and identify what is best for you and your situation. You need to feel good about what you're putting out there; we give you what's necessary to do just that.

SUB Room 103

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Job Search Strategies WorkshopMon, 7 Oct 201911:30AM - 12:30PM1/20Career Development and Employment Centre

Where are the jobs and how do you find them? Sometimes opportunities can feel hidden. And it's true, 80% of jobs are not advertised. In this workshop, you will be equipped with strategies for uncovering these hidden job possibilities and receive employment industry tips of the trade, often known only to professionals.

UNB Student Union Building (SUB), Room 103

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Resume and Cover Letter WorkshopThu, 10 Oct 201911:30AM - 12:30PM0/20Career Development and Employment Centre

How do you look on paper? Learn about different resume and cover letter styles and identify what is best for you and your situation. You need to feel good about what you're putting out there; we give you what's necessary to do just that.



UNB Student Union Building (SUB), Room 103

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Career Planning - Taking Charge of Your Career Development WorkshopWed, 6 Nov 201911:30AM - 12:30PM1/20Career Development and Employment Centre

Career planning is an ongoing process that involves self-assessment, reflection, exploration, research, and development. In this 50-minute session, we will discuss the steps in the career planning process, share tips on career readiness activities in which you can participate during your time at university, and how the Career Development and Employment Centre can help you explore and navigate your career journey.

UNB Student Union Building (SUB), Room 103

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Resume & Cover Letter WorkshopTue, 19 Nov 201910:30 am - 11:30 AM0/20CDEC

How do you look on paper? Learn about different resume and cover letter styles and identify what is best for you and your situation. You need to feel good about what you're putting out there; we give you what's necessary to do just that.

Senior Commons Room, McConnell Hall

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Occupational Wellness WorkshopThu, 21 Nov 201911:30AM - 12:30PM0/20Career Development and Employment Centre

The way we feel about our work contributes to our overall well-being, and what we do for a living encompasses much of our time. Choosing a career is an important task. Let’s talk about the ways you can use self-reflection (your values and what matters to you), goal-setting, and career exploration to learn more about how your attitude toward work has an impact on your satisfaction at work!

UNB Student Union Building (SUB), Room 103

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca

CDEC

Resume & Cover Letter WorkshopTue, 3 Dec 201912:30 pm - 1:30 pm0/20CDEC

How do you look on paper? Learn about different resume and cover letter styles and identify what is best for you and your situation. You need to feel good about what you're putting out there; we give you what's necessary to do just that.

Student Union Building (SUB) Room 103

Jessica Bourque: employment@unb.ca