Events and resources to enhance your teaching

 


Featured events


 

 

Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) Innovation Fund Program

 

June 14

10:00am - 12:00pm

 

McGill's researchers are encouraged to attend this upcoming information session to learn more about the CFI-IF program and the internal McGill process for selection of projects and development of applications. 

 

Register here →

 

 

 

RoboCup 2018

 

June 16 to 22

 

The RoboCup Federation inspires students and researchers to excel in the industries of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math through robotics. 

 

More information and ticket purchase→

 


Upcoming events


 

1st Annual Launch of the Rainbow

 

June 5
4:00 - 7:00pm

 

The Launch of the Rainbow celebration will honour the achievements and contributions of McGill University’s LGBTQ+ students. LGBTQ+ and allies, graduates, alumni, faculty, and staff are all invited to attend. 

 

Register here →

 

 

Leafy legacy: A McGill tree tour

 

June 17

2:00 - 4:00pm

 

From the gnarled gingko on upper Peel Street to the stately maple of lower campus, this tour of the trees of McGill will tell the stories of the crabapples and black walnuts that originally helped to create an on-campus sanctuary. Includes a copy of the booklet: Leafy Legacy

 

Register and purchase ticket here→

 

 

 

First aid in the workplace

 

July 11 & 12

 

This two-day course introduces participants to the responsibilities of first aiders. Faculty and staff register for free (with approval from Environmental Health and Safety, FOAPAL required). 


More information →

 

 


Events for your students


 


GradLife clothing swap!

 

June 8

4:00 - 7:00pm

 

Join GradLife McGill in swapping your clean clothes, shoes, and accessories with fellow graduate students in our first ever spring clothing swap.

 

More information→

 

 

RoboCup 2018 - McGill volunteers needed!

 

Events run June 16 to 22

 

McGill is organizing volunteers for the 22nd Annual RoboCup, an international competition for autonomous robots and their human designers. Volunteer and meet people from around the world, get free access to many of the events, and develop some leadership skills. T-shirt and other swag included! 

 

Register as a volunteer→

 

Financial Skills for the Real World Series: Housing I 

 

June 25
6:30 - 8:30pm

 

This workshop will show you how to calculate how much house you can afford and whether you may be overpaying or getting a great deal.

 

Register here→

 

More information about the Financial Skills workshop series →


Resources and announcements


 

 

#everydayprofessor

Check out this collection of tweets using the hashtag #everydayprofessor, and share the many ways that professors make academia a kinder place.

 

 

Replace a file in myCourses

If you need to update a file you have uploaded in Content, it is easier to Change the file than to delete it and upload a new one. To change a file, click on the drop-down menu next to a file name in Content and click on the Change File button

 

 

Do you like scavenger hunts?

IT Services is looking for instructors to test out a few prototype navigation structures for our IT service catalog. The testing will be structured as a series of tasks/quests. Each testing session will be 20-30 minutes, and will take place from June 11 to June 22. If you are interested, sign up here

 

 

Office 365 spring photo contest

Submit before June 11

Do you have great shots of McGill campus-life? We’re looking for new photos to feature on the Office 365 portal login page. Submit your photos via the Yammer group: Office 365 Portal Photo Contest – Spring 2018.