From working with faculty and student peers in graduate school, to effective methods of communication and fostering relationships with professionals (e.g. researchers, teachers, employers) within national and global contexts, offerings in this category emphasize the importance of and need for developing competence in all aspects and modes of communication—oral, written, virtual and visual.
New Fundamentals of Graduate Writing
This workshop teaches you the two cornerstones of graduate writing: academic integrity and correct grammar. Learn More
Your Digital Footprint: How to Build an Online Identity
Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and other tools have become an integral part of the research culture at Laurier. This workshop aids students in developing their presence in the digital world by exploring social media issues that need to be considered before creating social media accounts. Learn More
Go Go Grammar!
Are you interested in learning some grammar so you can improve your writing? Learn More
Communication in the Internationalized Classroom
Identify your own expectations in communication; recognize dimensions in intercultural communication to improve communication, relationships, and work outcomes. Learn More
Managing and Engaging in Difficult Discussions
Workshop activities will include teaching about a controversial topic, managing a classroom discussion, and engaging in role plays to resolve conflict. Learn More