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Lunch & Learn JEDI Session: Fostering deep and enduring socio-cultural change with farmers, fishers, students and faculty – with Maï Yasue

Our next session will be held on Friday, September 16th, 2022 at noon (PT). Maï Yasue (Interim Director, Equity, Partnerships, and Engagement at UBC Equity and Inclusion Office) will lead the session this week. The Lunch & Learn Series hosts a Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI)-based discussion session on the third Friday of each month. […]

September 13, 2022

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Lunch & Learn Series: Making (and making the most of) media for courses with Duncan McHugh

Our next session will be held on Friday, August 26 2022 at noon. Duncan McHugh will be leading the session this week. Want to start making videos, podcasts or other media for your courses? Want a refresher on how best to get that media in to your Canvas course? For this week’s Lunch & Learn, […]

August 25, 2022

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Lunch & Learn JEDI Session: Weaving Relations Course with Dana-Lyn Mackenzie

This session will be held on Friday, August 19th 2022 at noon. Dana-Lyn Mackenzie (Senior Manager, EDI & Indigeneity) will be our presenter this week. The Lunch & Learn Series hosts a Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI)-based discussion session on the third Friday of each month. These sessions are hosted by Will Valley (Associate […]

August 17, 2022

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Lunch & Learn JEDI Session: The Beach Cartography – Exploring the different stages of EDI work with Will Valley

Our next session will be held on Friday, July 22th, 2022 at noon (PT). Will Valley (Associate Dean, EDI at Faculty of Land and Food Systems) will lead the session this week. The Lunch & Learn Series hosts a Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI)-based discussion session on the third Friday of each month. These sessions are […]

July 18, 2022

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Lunch & Learn Series: Jamovi Statistics Software with Brandon Oh

Our next formal session will be held on Friday, July 8th 2022 at noon (PT). Brandon Ho Seok Oh (Programmer Analyst, LFS Learning Centre) will lead the discussion this week. Jamovi is a free, open-source statistics application built on the R statistical language. It is similar to statistical software such as Minitab and SPSS. In […]

July 6, 2022

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Lunch & Learn JEDI Session: Stories and their Roles in teaching through an EDII framework with Duff Roberts

Our next session will be held on Friday, June 17th, 2022 at noon (PT). Duff Roberts (Lecturer, Jointly Appointed in LFS and Forestry) will lead the session this week. The Lunch & Learn Series hosts a Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI)-based discussion session on the third Friday of each month. These sessions are led […]

June 13, 2022

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Lunch & Learn Series: What I Wish Educators Knew Before Class Started: Re-examining Academic Experiences Through Student-led Seminars with Shirley Ting

Our next session will be held on Friday, June 3rd at noon. Shirley Ting (5th year Global Resource Systems student at LFS and former Student Directed Seminar Coordinator) will be leading the discussion this week. How can professors support student engagement? Faculty members play a critical role as supervisors in the Student Directed Seminars (SDS) […]

May 31, 2022

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SmallRig Universal Video Kit for smartphones

The Learning Centre has acquired the SmallRig Universal Video Kit for recording video on smartphones. The SmallRig kit comes with: An adjustable frame for holding the smartphones Stabilizing handles for holding the frame 3.5mm audio jack Microphone for indoor and outdoor recording Attachments for lightning and USB-C ports for mic and chargers Portable light that […]

May 18, 2022

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Lunch and Learn Series: JEDI Session on “Ways White Bias Can Misdirect Food System Work” with Will Valley

Our next session will be held on Friday, May 20th, 2022 at noon (PT). Will Valley (Associate Dean, EDI at Faculty of Land and Food Systems) will lead the session this week. Starting this month, the Lunch & Learn Series will host a Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI)-based discussion session on the third Friday […]

May 16, 2022

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Sign PDF Documents Digitally for Mobile Devices

Adding your signature  If your document does not allow you to use the Fill & Sign feature, follow the instructions in the “Document does not allow signatures” section. Then, come back to this section and follow the steps for the program of your choice below.  These steps are applicable to Ipad as well as android […]

April 26, 2022

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Lunch & Learn Series: Learning About Climate Change in the Context of Climate Crisis: Student and Instructor Perspectives

Our next session will be held on Friday, April 22, 2022 at noon. Candice Rideout (LFS Associate Professor of Teaching in Food, Nutrition and Health) and Anna Stone (soon-to-be alumna of the Global Resource Systems program at LFS) will be our presenters this week. The need for effective climate change education has never been more […]

April 21, 2022

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Lunch & Learn Series: Final Exam Stress Busters with the Learning Centre team

This session will be held TODAY, April 1, 2022 at noon. This will be an informal drop-in session led by the Learning Centre team. The last week of the 2021 W2 term is here! This week is a good time to have some stress buster activities with your students in class. The Learning Centre team will […]

April 1, 2022

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Lunch & Learn Series: Open Drop-in Session on Tackling Course Evaluations

The LFS Learning Centre will be hosting a drop-in session on March 25, 2022 at noon. The theme for the session will be Course Evaluation (Student Experience of Instruction) surveys. Student Experience of Instruction (SEI) surveys (formerly known as Course Evals then SEoT) will open up for term 2 courses this weekend. We will have an […]

March 24, 2022

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Lunch & Learn Series: Discussing Burnout with Nicole Adoranti

Our next formal session will be held on Friday, February 25, 2022 at noon. Nicole Adoranti (Embedded Counsellor, LFS/Forestry) will lead the session this week. In this Lunch & Learn session Nicole will discuss the basic signs of burnout, what it looks and feels like, and how to manage stress symptoms that may lead to […]

February 23, 2022

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Lunch & Learn Series: Illustrating for Science Communication – Inspiration, tips, and tools with Lewis Fausak and Duncan McHugh

This session will be held on Friday, February 11, 2022 at noon. Lewis Fausak (Education & Research Support Technician, Applied Biology) and Duncan McHugh (LFS Learning Centre) will be the presenters this week. In this session, Lewis will explain how he became involved in sharing science communication through art, diagrams, and figures. He’ll discuss the […]

February 10, 2022