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GPS: Time Management

Time Management

Wednesday, October 13, 2010, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Friday, October 15, 2010, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Graduate Student Centre, Point Grey Campus

Free Admission

The first month of the term is nearly over, and by now you understand what the demands will be on your time over the next few months.  This seminar will discuss strategies for staying on top of tasks and planning your days. Find out how to assess your use of time, discover how to set priorities and learn to use the five steps of time management.  And in addition to helping you to make the most of your hours of study and work, the session will provide ideas for using down-time to achieve wellness and balance, which is key to your success as a graduate student.

Who will benefit most from this session? Graduate students who are experiencing difficulty in managing their time and want suggestions and strategies for balancing a variety of demands.

The facilitator for this seminar is Patty Hambler, Student Development Officer (SDO) – Wellness. Ms Hambler has worked in supporting both undergraduate and graduate students in various roles at UBC since 1999. As the SDO-Wellness, she oversees various initiatives at the Wellness Centre and is involved in implementing the Healthy Minds at UBC initiative for the Vice President, Students portfolio.

Seats are limited to 35 participants for each session. Enrollment is restricted to UBC graduate students registered in the current academic session.

Location: Graduate Student Centre, 6371 Crescent Rd, UBC, Point Grey campus.

Admission: No charge for admission, but advance registration is required.  The session on Oct 15th is a repeat of the session on Oct. 15thPLEASE MAKE SURE YOU REGISTER FOR THE SESSION YOU WANT:

Registration for Wed. Oct 13th, 2pm – 4 pm: http://www.surveyfeedback.ca/surveys/wsb.dll/s/1g875

Registration for Fri. Oct. 15th, 10am – Noon: http://www.surveyfeedback.ca/surveys/wsb.dll/s/1g877

Applicants will receive confirmation of their registration status within three working days.

If you have trouble registering, contact gradgps@interchange.ubc.ca

For further information on upcoming GPS Events:


The Faculty of Graduate Studies appreciates the support of the Graduate Student Society for this event.

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