The GRS Events Calendar lists by date the events at UWA that may be useful for students enrolled in postgraduate research courses. Most of the events listed are suitable for all research students. Contact your Graduate Research Coordinator or speak to your supervisors about additional events that may be offered for your discipline area.

Ongoing Events

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
Any day by appointment during semesterCentre for Applied Statistics (CAS)
Postgraduate Clinic
Free statistical adviceRoom 2.37 Mathematics & StatisticsNo costBook an appointment hereCentre for Applied Statistics
6488-3384
consulting-cas@uwa.edu.au
Every
Monday
1-4pm
Graduate Research School (GRS)
Postgraduate Writing Space
Increase writing productivity in a quiet setting. Writing advice available from a Graduate Education OfficerGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
Monday-
Friday
Semesters 1&2
StudySmarter Workshops
WriteSmart drop-in
Short one-on-one sessions with a language skills advisor regarding grammar, writing or referencing. Short workshops covering a range. Survival Guides also available onlineGround Floor
Reid Library
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter
Semester 1&2
Weeks 1-12
11am-1pm
StudySmarter
English Language Bootcamp
Workshops to boost writing, grammar and speaking skillsRoom 2202
Second Floor
Student Central
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter

Monday-
Thursday
Semester 2
11-12pm

StudySmarter Postgrad Workshops

Short workshops covering a range of research skills. Survival Guides also available onlineRoom 2202
Second Floor
Student Central
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter
First Thursday
every month
5-7pm
Postgraduate Student Association
PSA Connect
Share refreshments and network with other postgraduate studentsUpdates available in the PSA newsletter, on Facebook and twitterNo costDrop-in - no registration requiredPSA President
psa@guild.uwa.edu.au
About the PSA
Every Friday
1-2pm
Study Smarter
ToastMasters
UWA Club
Improve your presentation skills in a relaxed, friendly environmentRoom 2204
Second Floor
Student Central
$35 joining fee
plus $144
annual membership
More information at
UWA Toastmasters Club
Ms Siri Barrett-Lennard
StudySmarter
6488-1820
siri.barrett.lennard@uwa.edu.au
Various days
Semesters 1&2
Language and Cultural Exchange
LACE Events
Intercultural friendship for postgraduates. Morning and afternoon teas, cultural and sporting activities, family dinners and more.Locations vary according to eventNo costSign up to the
LACE mailing list
Dr Sanna Peden
StudySmarter
6488-1342
Sanna.Peden@uwa.edu.au
Semesters 1&2HUMA 1901
HUMA 1902
English Language and Communication Coursework Units
Coursework units for students with English as an additional languageDetails provided at enrolmentNo costApply to enrol in a coursework unit with the GRSMore details available in the UWA handbook
and see the GRS advice on enrolling in coursework units

January 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
MON-FRI
JAN 8-12
Graduate Research School
Writing Retreat
Retreat from your usual routine and spend a week writing productively in a quiet environment. Writing advice available from a Graduate Education OfficerVenue details provided upon registrationNo costExpressions of interest in attending should be directed to Dr Krys HaqDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
Monday, Wednesday & Friday
JAN 11-24
12-2pm
StudySmarter Summer Study Support
WriteSmart drop-in
Short one-on-one sessions with a language skills advisor regarding grammar, writing or referencing. Short workshops covering a range. Survival Guides also available onlineGround Floor
Reid Library
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter
FRI
JAN 19
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
FRI
JAN 23-25
All tickets SOLD
Research BazaarAims to equip researchers with digital skills and tools required to do research faster and smarter.UWA Business SchoolSold outExpressions of interest in attending should be directed to Dr Krys HaqDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au

February 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
THU
FEB 1
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Domestic Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled domestic studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled domestic students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
FEB 2
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Co-writing strategiesGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
MON
FEB 5
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Introduction to Socratic Writing
Foundations of Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
WED
FEB 7
10am
Graduate Research School
International Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled international studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled international students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
MON
FEB 12
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Effective Writing Practices
Foundations of Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences)GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
MON
FEB 12
11-11.45am
UWA Library
Research Support Workshop
Where to publish (Health and Medical Science emphasis)Training Room 1
First Floor
J. Robin Warren Library (Medical and Dental Library)
No costRegister hereMs Samantha Blake
HMS Senior Librariansamantha.blake@uwa.edu.au
TUE
FEB 13
10am-12pm
Institute of Advanced Studies
Postgraduate Masterclass
Creating Opportunities and Developing Research SkillsSt Catherine's CollegeNo costRegister here Subscribe to the IAS Mailing List
ias@uwa.edu.au
6488-1340
WED
FEB 14
9.30am-11.30pm
FULL - RPT on FEB 20
Graduate Research School
Write a thesis using MS Word
Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences) Hands-on workshop that explores useful word functions for thesis writing
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costFULL Register for FEB 20 RPT hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
MON
FEB 19
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Academic Writing in Practice (Drafting)
Foundations of Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
MON
FEB 19
9am-5pm
Safety, Health & Wellbeing
Laboratory Safety Course
Essential for students working in research laboratoriesWilsmore Lecture Theatre
Adjacent to Bayliss Building
No costRegister hereChemical and Safety Advisor
TUE
FEB 20
9.30am-11.30pm
Graduate Research School
Write a thesis using MS Word
Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences) Hands-on workshop that explores useful word functions for thesis writing
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
WED
FEB 21
9.30am-12.30pm
Institute of Advanced Studies
Postgraduate Masterclass
Current advances in the theory, measurement, and application of human valuesInstitute of Advanced Studies
Old Irwin Street Building
No costRegister here Subscribe to the IAS Mailing List
ias@uwa.edu.au
6488-1340
FRI
FEB 23
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
How to Prepare and Submit a Research Proposal at UWAG33 Bayliss Lecture TheatreNo costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
FEB 23
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
FRI
FEB 23
8.30am-12pm
Office of Research Enterprise
Program in Animal Welfare, Ethics and Science (PAWES) Course
Essential for students working with animals for research or teaching purposes Robert Street Lecture TheatreNo costRegister hereEmail
Animal Ethics Office
MON
FEB 26
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Writing Your Abstract
Foundations of Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences)GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
WED
FEB 28
Graduate Research School
Qualitative Research Skills Development Program
Interviewing MasterclassVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister by emailing
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
Dr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au

March 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
FRI
MAR 2
10am
Graduate Research School
International Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled international studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled international students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
MAR 2
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Writing effective discussionsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
MON
MAR 5
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Journal Article Introductions and Conclusions
Textual and Linguistic Conventions of Academic WritingWorkshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences)GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
TUE
MAR 6
1-2pm
Repeated on 14 & 20 MAR
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Resumes & cover letters The Circle
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
TUE
MAR 6
9am-12pm
Graduate Research School
Kickstart your Research Workshop
Research Skills Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) Overview of research skills and strategies for successful candidature
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
TUE
MAR 6
1-3pm
Graduate Research School
Kickstart your Research Workshop
Research Skills Workshop (Science & Applied Science) Overview of research skills and strategies for successful candidature
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister here Dr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
WED
MAR 6
3-5pm
Graduate Research School
Writing your Research Proposal Workshop
Research Skills Workshop (Science and applied science) Strategies for writing an effective research proposal
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister here Dr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
WED
MAR 7
9am-12pm
Graduate Research School
Writing your Research Proposal Workshop
Research Skills Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) Strategies for writing an effective research proposal
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
WED
MAR 7
1-3pm
Graduate Research School
Managing and Reviewing the Literature Workshop
Research Skills Workshop (Science and applied science) Strategies for writing a good literature review
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister here Dr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
WED
MAR 7
3-5pm
Graduate Research School
Conceptualising your Research
Research Skills Workshop (Science and applied science) Managing research candidature
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister here Dr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
WED
MAR 8
9am-12pm
Graduate Research School
Managing and Reviewing the Literature Workshop
Research Skills Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) Strategies for writing a good literature review
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
THU
MAR 8
1-2pm
Graduate Research School
Domestic Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled domestic studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled domestic students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
MON
MAR 12
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Developing and Sustaining your Argument
Textual and Linguistic Conventions of Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
WED
MAR 14
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Academic Writing Workshop

Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences) Best writing practices, how to draft and how to edit efficiently
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
TUE
MAR 13
12-1pm
Repeated on MAR 15
Graduate Research School
Structuring an effective conference presentation
Communicating your Research at Conferences
Practical strategies to help you prepare and deliver an effective conference presentation
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister here Dr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
TUE
MAR 13
1-2pm
Repeated on MAR 15
Graduate Research School
Making the most of a conference poster
Communicating your Research at Conferences
Demonstrates the features of an effective conference poster
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister here Dr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
THU
MAR 15
1-2pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
LinkedIn - Creating a profile and using it effectively The Circle
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
SAT & SUN
MAR 17-18
Graduate Research School
Research Proposal Weekend Writing Retreat
Retreat from your usual routine and spend the weekend writing your research proposal. Includes workshops,work-in-progress sessions and writing advice from the Graduate Education OfficersVenue details provided upon registrationNo costExpressions of interest in attending should be directed to Dr Krys HaqDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
MON
MAR 19
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Effective Use of Sources
Textual and Linguistic Conventions of Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
FRI
MAR 23
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
Thesis Examination at UWAG33 Bayliss Lecture TheatreNo costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
MAR 23
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
FRI
MAR 23
8.30am-12pm
Office of Research Enterprise
Program in Animal Welfare, Ethics and Science (PAWES) Course
Essential for students working with animals for research or teaching purposes Zoology Building
Park Avenue
No costRegister hereEmail
Animal Ethics Office
MON
MAR 26
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Editing Techniques for Academic Writing
Textual and Linguistic Conventions of Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
TUE
MAR 27
1-2pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Writing job applications and interview techniques The Circle
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au

April 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
TUE
APR 3
11am-12pm
Graduate Research School
Sentences and Paragraphs
Establishing Logic and Coherence in Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences)GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
THU
APR 5
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Domestic Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled domestic studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled domestic students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
APR 6
10am
Graduate Research School
International Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled international studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled international students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
MON
APR 9
11am-12pm
Graduate Research School
Being Concise and Powerful
Establishing Logic and Coherence in Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences)GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
TUE
APR 10
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Thesis Writing Workshop

Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences) Structure and examiner's expectations of a quality thesis 

GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
WED
APR 11
12-5pm
Graduate Research School
Welcome
Formal induction and welcome for newly enrolled students from the Graduate Research SchoolUniversity Club Banquet HallNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
FRI
APR 13
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Writing about negative resultsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
MON
APR 16
11am-12pm
Graduate Research School
Cohesion Strategies
Establishing Logic & Coherence in Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
FRI
APR 27
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
Thesis as a series of papersGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
APR 27
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
MON-FRI
APR 30 - JUN 4
6pm-7.30pm
Centre Applied Statistics
R Basics Evening Course
Provides an overview of R - for statistical computing, data analysis and graphicsVenue details provided after registration$99Enrol hereDr Alethea Rea
CAS Research Fellow
6488-3890
Alethea.Rea@uwa.edu.au

May 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
WED
MAY 2
10am
Graduate Research School
International Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled international studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled international students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
MAY 3
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Domestic Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled domestic studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled domestic students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
MAY 4
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Efficient note-takingGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
MAY 4
8.30am-12pm
Office of Research Enterprise
Program in Animal Welfare, Ethics and Science (PAWES) Course
Essential for students working with animals for research or teaching purposes Zoology Building
Park Avenue
No costRegister hereEmail
Animal Ethics Office
WED
MAY 16
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Thesis as a Series of Papers Workshop
Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences) How to repurpose publications for inclusion within a thesis 
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
MAY 25
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
How to Prepare and Submit a Research Proposal at UWAG33 Bayliss Lecture TheatreNo costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
MAY 25
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au

June 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
FRI
JUN 1
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Self PlagiarismGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
TUE
JUN 5
10am
Graduate Research School
International Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled international studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled international students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
JUN 7
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Domestic Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled domestic studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled domestic students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
WED
JUN 20
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Writing a Journal Paper Workshop
Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences)
How to prepare and submit a journal paper for publication
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
JUN 22
8.30am-12pm
Office of Research Enterprise
Program in Animal Welfare, Ethics and Science (PAWES) Course
Essential for students working with animals for research or teaching purposes Zoology Building
Park Avenue
No costRegister hereEmail
Animal Ethics Office
TUE-THU
JUN 26-28
9am-5pm
Centre Applied Statistics
Introductory Statistics
Introduction to descriptive statistics, data exploration, categorical data analysis, simple linear regression and ANOVA using SPSSMaths & Computing Lab$198Enrol hereDr Russel John
CAS Senior Lecturer
6488-1838
Russel.John@uwa.edu.au
FRI
JUN 29
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
Ethics and Research ConductG33 Bayliss Lecture TheatreNo costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
JUN 29
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au

July 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
TUE-WED
JUN 3-4
9am-5pm
Centre Applied Statistics
R Basics
Provides an overview of R - for statistical computing, data analysis and graphicsVenue details provided after registration$132Enrol hereDr Alethea Rea
CAS Research Fellow
6488-3890
Alethea.Rea@uwa.edu.au
WED
JUL 4
10am
Graduate Research School
International Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled international studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled international students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
JUL 5
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Domestic Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled domestic studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled domestic students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
JUL 6
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
TypographyGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
TUE-THU
JUL 10-12
9am-5pm
Centre Applied Statistics
ANOVA, linear and logistic regression
Techniques to analyse data with continuous and categorical variablesMaths & Computing Lab$198Enrol hereDr Russel John
CAS Senior Lecturer
6488-1838
Russel.John@uwa.edu.au
WED
JUL 11
9.30am-11.30pm
Graduate Research School
Write a thesis using MS Word

Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences) ands-on workshop to explore useful word functions for thesis writing

GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
TUE
JUL 17
9am - 5pm
Centre Applied Statistics
Data Visualisation
Learn about simple statistical graphics and how to compare single and multiple variable dataVenue details provided after registration$50Enrol hereDr Alethea Rea
Research Fellow
6488-3890
Alethea.Rea@uwa.edu.au
FRI
JUL 27
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
Research to Thesis: Putting the Jigsaw TogetherG33 Bayliss Lecture TheatreNo costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
JUL 27
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au

August 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
WED
AUG 1
10am
Graduate Research School
International Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled international studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled international students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
AUG 2
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Domestic Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled domestic studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled domestic students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
AUG 3
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Writing about limitationsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
AUG 10
8.30am-12pm
Office of Research Enterprise
Program in Animal Welfare, Ethics and Science (PAWES) Course
Essential for students working with animals for research or teaching purposes Zoology Building
Park Avenue
No costRegister hereEmail
Animal Ethics Office
WED
AUG 15
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Academic Writing Workshop

Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences) Best writing practices, how to draft and how to edit efficiently
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
AUG 31
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
Academic writing revision strategy - reverse outliningG33 Bayliss Lecture TheatreNo costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
AUG 31
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au

September 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
TUE
AUG 4
10am
Graduate Research School
International Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled international studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled international students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
SEP 6
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Domestic Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled domestic studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled domestic students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
SEP 7
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Preparing conference postersGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
WED
SEP 12
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Thesis Writing Workshop

Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences) Structure and examiner's expectations of a quality thesis 

GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
WED
SEP 26
12-5pm
Graduate Research School
Welcome
Formal induction and welcome for newly enrolled students from the Graduate Research SchoolUniversity Club Banquet HallNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
FRI
SEP 28
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au

October 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
TUE
OCT 2
10am
Graduate Research School
International Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled international studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled international students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
OCT 4
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Domestic Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled domestic studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled domestic students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
OCT 5
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Managing feedbackGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
OCT 5
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
How to Prepare and Submit a Research Proposal at UWAG33 Bayliss Lecture TheatreNo costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
OCT 12
8.30am-12pm
Office of Research Enterprise
Program in Animal Welfare, Ethics and Science (PAWES) Course
Essential for students working with animals for research or teaching purposes Zoology Building
Park Avenue
No costRegister hereEmail
Animal Ethics Office
WED
OCT 17
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Thesis as a Series of Papers Workshop
Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences) How to repurpose publications for inclusion within a thesis 
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
OCT 26
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
Thesis Examination at UWAG33 Bayliss Lecture TheatreNo costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
OCT 26
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au

November 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
THU
NOV 1
12-1pm
Graduate Research School Domestic Student
Induction
Informal induction for newly domestic enrolled studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled domestic students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
NOV 2
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Overcoming procrastinationGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
WED
NOV 7
10am
Graduate Research School
International Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled international studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled international students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
WED
NOV 14
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Writing a Journal Paper Workshop
Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences)
How to prepare and submit a journal paper for publication
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
TUE-THU
NOV 20-22
9am-5pm
Centre Applied Statistics
Introductory Statistics
Introduction to descriptive statistics, data exploration, categorical data analysis, simple linear regression and ANOVA using SPSSMaths & Computing Lab$198Enrol hereDr Russel John
CAS Senior Lecturer
6488-1838
Russel.John@uwa.edu.au
TUE-WED
NOV 27-28
9am-5pm
Centre Applied Statistics
R Basics
Provides an overview of R - for statistical computing, data analysis and graphicsVenue details provided after registration$132Enrol hereDr Alethea Rea
CAS Research Fellow
6488-3890
Alethea.Rea@uwa.edu.au
FRI
NOV 30
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
CareersG33 Bayliss Lecture TheatreNo costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
NOV 30
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au

December 2018

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
WED
DEC 5
10am
Graduate Research School
International Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled international studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled international students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
DEC 6
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Domestic Student Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled domestic studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled domestic students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
DEC 7
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Mind MappingGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
WED
DEC 12
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Academic Writing Workshop

Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences) Best writing practices, how to draft and how to edit efficiently
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
DEC 21
10am-12pm
Graduate Research School
NVivo Workshop
Provides an overview of NVivo text analysis software and how to organise and explore text, identify themes and search & illustrate dataVenue details provided after registrationNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au

Past Calendars

GRSCalendar2017 [PDF, 670.3 KB]
Updated 13 Jan 2018