Ongoing Events
November 2017
December 2017
Past events

Ongoing Events

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
Any day by appointmentCentre 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
Semester 2
10am-12pm
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 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
Semester 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

November 2017

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
THU
NOV 2
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
NOV 2
11am-12pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Resumes and cover lettersThe Circle
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au
MON
NOV 6
10-11am
UWA Library
Workshops for Researchers
Where to Publish (STEM emphasis)
Barry Marshall Library
Teaching Room 2
Second Floor
Science Library
No costRegister hereSarah Cesare
Senior Librarian
6488-7039
sarah.cesare@uwa.edu.au
TUE
NOV 7
1-1.30pm
UWA Library
Workshops for Researchers
Sharing your research with the world: The UWA Research Repository
Reid Library
Training Room 1
First Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister hereNola Steiner
Senior Librarian
6488-8780
nola.steiner@uwa.edu.au
WED
NOV 8
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Colons, semi-colons and hyphensGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
NOV 16
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Thesis Writing Workshop
Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences)
Structures 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
TUE-THU
NOV 21-23
9am-5pm
Centre for Applied Statistics
Introductory Statistics
Introduction to descriptive statistics, data exploration, categorical data analysis, linear regression and ANOVAMonadelphous Integrated Learning Centre (MILC)$198 (GST inclusive)Register hereDr Russel John
Centre for Applied Statistics
6488-1838
Russel.John@uwa.edu.au
WED
NOV 22
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Writing about statisticsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
NOV 23
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
THU
NOV 23
10-10.30am
UWA Library
Workshops for Researchers
Keeping your research current
Barry Marshall Library
Teaching Room 2
Second Floor
Science Library
No costRegister hereKylie Black
Senior Librarian
6488-8780
kylie.black@uwa.edu.au
FRI
NOV 24
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
NOV 24
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
Academic and Non-academic CareersBayliss Lecture Theatre
G33
Bayliss Building
No costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
TUE
NOV 28
Careers Centre
Careers Bootcamp
Job search strategies and networking, Resumes & cover letters, Addressing selection criteria & interview techniques, LinkedIn and your online brandRoss Lecture Theatre
Physics Building
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
TUE-WED
NOV 28-29
9am-5pm
Centre for Applied Statistics
R Basics
Practical introduction to R - powerful freeware for statistical computingMonadelphous Integrated Learning Centre (MILC)$132 (GST inclusive)Register hereMr Martin Firth
Centre for Applied Statistics
6488-3891
Martin.Firth@uwa.edu.au
WED
NOV 29
11am-12pm
UWA Library
Workshops for Researchers
Copyright and your thesis
Reid Library
Training Room 1
First Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister here

December 2017

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
WED
DEC 6
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
EditingGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
DEC 7
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
DEC 14
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
DEC 15
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
WED
DEC 20
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
End of Year Wrap-upGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au

Past Events 2017

July 2017

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
MON-FRI
JUL 3-7
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
TUE-WED
JUL 4-5
Centre for Applied Statistics
R Basics
Practical introduction to R - powerful freeware for statistical computingMonadelphous Integrated Learning Centre (MILC)$132 (GST inclusive)Register hereMr Martin Firth
Centre for Applied Statistics
6488-3891
Martin.Firth@uwa.edu.au
WED
JUL 5
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Foundations of Academic Writing
Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) Developing an argumentGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
WED
JUL 5
Institute of Advanced Studies
Postgraduate Masterclass
Numerical methods for forward and inverse problems in geophysicsInstitute of Advanced Studies
Old Irwin Street Building
No costRegister here Subscribe to the IAS Mailing List
ias@uwa.edu.au
6488-1340
THU
JUL 6
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
TUE-THU
JUL 11-13
Centre for Applied Statistics
ANOVA, Linear Regression and Logistic Regression
Introduction to techniques that can be used to analyse data with continuous and categorical variablesMathematics Computing Lab
School of Mathematics and Statistics
$845 (GST inclusive)Register hereDr Russell John
Centre for Applied Statistics
6488-1838
Russel.John@uwa.edu.au
WED
JUL 12
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Textual and Linguistic Conventions of Academic Writing
Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) Drafting TechniquesGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
THU
JUL 13
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
TUE
JUL 18
Centre for Applied Statistics
Data Visualisation

Practical introduction to R - powerful freeware for statistical computingMonadelphous Integrated Learning Centre (MILC)$50 (GST inclusive)Register hereDr Alethea Rea
Centre for Applied Statistics
6488-3891
Alethea.Rea@uwa.edu.au

WED
JUL 19
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Textual and Linguistic Conventions of Academic Writing
Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences)
Sentence and paragraph structure
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
THU
JUL 19
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Editing Tables in WordGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
JUL 21
1-2pm
UWA Library
Research Support Workshop
Measuring Your Research Performance (Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences)Training Room 1
First Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister hereArts, Business, Law & Education Librarians email to: 
ablelibrarians-lib@uwa.edu.au
MON
JUL 24
Safety, Health & Wellbeing
Laboratory Safety Course
Essential for students working in research laboratoriesWilsmore Lecture Theatre
Adjacent to Bayliss Building
$50Register hereChemical and Safety Advisor
TUE
JUL 25
10am-3pm
Careers Centre
Careers Bootcamp
Job search strategies and networking, Resumes & cover letters, Addressing selection criteria & interview techniques, LinkedIn and your online brandThe Circle
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
WED
JUL 26
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Textual and Linguistic Conventions of Academic Writing
Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) Being concise and powerfulGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
FRI
JUL 28
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
Top 10 Tips for Academic WritingBayliss Lecture Theatre
G33
Bayliss Building
No costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
JUL 28
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 2017

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
WED
AUG 2
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Textual and Linguistic Conventions of Academic Writing
Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) Cohesion StrategiesGRS
Hackett Hall
Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
WED
AUG 2
9-10.30am
UWA Library
Workshops for Researchers
Introduction to EndNote
Reid Library
Rpt on AUG 7, 17, 25 & 30
Training Room 1
First Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
WED
AUG 2
11am-12pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Job search strategies and networking, Resumes & cover letters, Addressing selection criteria & interview techniques, LinkedIn and your online brandThe Circle
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
THU
AUG 3
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
AUG 3
2-3.30pm
UWA Library
Workshops for Researchers
Introduction to EndNote
EDFAA Library
Rpt on AUG 4, 18 & 31
Training Room
EDFAA Library
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
FRI
AUG 4
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Preparation for 3MT Competition workshop
Introduction to the 3 minute thesis (3MT) competition: What?, Why?, How?Woolnough
Lecture Theatre
No costRegister hereDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
WED
AUG 9
11am-12pm
Graduate Research School
Establishing Logic & Coherence in Academic Writing
Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) Writing an AbstractGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
WED
AUG 9
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Differentiation of VoiceGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
AUG 10
1-2pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Job search strategies and networking for success The Circle
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
THU
AUG 10
1-2pm
UWA Library
Workshops for Researchers
Introduction to EndNote
Barry Marshall Library
Rpt on AUG 15, 23 & 28
Teaching Room 2
Second Floor
Barry Marshall Library
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
FRI
AUG 11
9am-12pm
Office of Research Enterprise
Program in Animal Welafre, 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
FRI
AUG 11
12-1pm
StudySmarter Workshop
Academic Writing in English
Academic style: Writing in a formal way. Survival Guides also available onlineRoom 2202
Second Floor
Student Central
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter
TUE
AUG 15
1-2pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Winning job applications (addressing selection criteria) & interview techniquesThe Circle
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
WED
AUG 16
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Establishing Logic & Coherence in Academic Writing
Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) Introductions & ConclusionsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
THU
AUG 17
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Thesis as a Series of Papers Workshop
(FULL - please register for DEC 14  repeat workshop)
Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences) How to repurpose publications for inclusion within a thesis 
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister here for the repeat of this workshop on DEC 14Dr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
AUG 18
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
AUG 18
12-1pm
StudySmarter Workshop
Academic Writing in English
Academic style: Writing objectively. Survival Guides also available onlineRoom 2202
Second Floor
Student Central
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter
MON
AUG 21
1-2pm
StudySmarter WorkshopPresenting like a professional. Survival Guides also available onlineRoom 2202
Second Floor
Student Central
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter
TUE
AUG 22
1-2pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Resumes & cover lettersThe Circle
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
WED
AUG 23
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Reading StrategiesGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
WED
AUG 23
2-5pm
Graduate Research School
Preparation for 3MT Competition workshop
3 minute thesis (3MT) competition: Develop your 3MT talkGRS
Hackett Hall
Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
FRI
AUG 25
2-5pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
Writing a thesis using MS WordBayliss Lecture Theatre
G33
Bayliss Building
No costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
AUG 25
2-5pm
Graduate Research School
Preparation for 3MT Competition
3 minute thesis (3MT) competition: Develop your 3MT talkGRS
Hackett Hall
Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
FRI
AUG 25
12-1pm
StudySmarter Workshop
Academic Writing in English
Academic style: Writing clearly. Survival Guides also available onlineRoom 2202
Second Floor
Student Central
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter
WED
AUG 30
3-5pm
Graduate Research School
Preparation for 3MT Competition
3MT practice session: 3MT structure and timingWoolnough
Lecture Theatre
No costRegister hereDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
THU
AUG 31
2-3pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
LinkedIn - Creating a profile and using it effectivelyGround Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  

September 2017

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
FRI
SEP 1
1-3pm
Graduate Research School
Preparation for 3MT Competition
3MT practice session: Presentation styleWoolnough
Lecture Theatre
No costRegister hereDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
FRI
SEP 1
12-1pm
StudySmarter Workshop
Academic Writing in English
Cohesive writing: Structuring paragraphs. Survival Guides also available onlineRoom 2202
Second Floor
Student Central
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter
TUE
SEP 5
1-2pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Resumes & cover lettersHemsley Learning Suite
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
WED
SEP 6
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Reverse outlines and revising flowGRS
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 6
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Establishing Logic & Coherence in Academic Writing
Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences)
Effective use of Sources
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
WED
SEP 6
11am-12pm
StudySmarter WorkshopStudy & wellbeing: Finding a balance. Survival Guides also available onlineRoom 2202
Second Floor
Student Central
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter
WED
SEP 6
3-5pm
Graduate Research School
Preparation for 3MT Competition
3MT practice session: Presentation styleWoolnough
Lecture Theatre
No costRegister hereDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
FRI
SEP 8
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
SEP 7
9am-5pm
UWA
3MT Competition
3 minute thesis talk competition designed to develop research communication skills
9am-1pm Carpe Diem Studio, Hackett Hall
3-5pm
Woolnough Lecture Theatre Club
No costRegister hereDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
FRI
SEP 8
12-1pm
StudySmarter Workshop
Academic Writing in English
Cohesive writing: Organising information. Survival Guides also available onlineRoom 2202
Second Floor
Student Central
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter
WED
SEP 11
11am-12pm
StudySmarter WorkshopPresent your research. Rpt at 2pm 12 SEP. Survival Guides also available onlineRoom 2202
Second Floor
Student Central
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
GetSmart e-newsletter
WED
SEP 13
10-11am
Graduate Research School
Establishing Logic & Coherence in Academic Writing
Academic Writing Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences)
Editing Techniques
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
WED
SEP 13
2-3pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Job search strategies and networking for successHemsley Learning Suite
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
THU
SEP 14
Graduate Research School
Writing a Journal Paper Workshop
(FULL - please register for NOV 21 repeat workshop)
Academic Writing Workshop
(Sciences & Applied Sciences)
How to prepare and submit a journal paper for publication
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister here for the repeat of this workshop on THU 21 NOVDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
SEP 15
12-1pm
StudySmarter Workshop
Academic Writing in English
Cohesive writing: Linking ideas. Survival Guides also available onlineRoom 2202
Second Floor
Student Central
No costDrop-in - no registration requiredSubscribe to the
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WED
SEP 20
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Parallel construction of listsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
SEP 21
11am-12pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Resumes & cover lettersThe Circle
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au
TUE-THU
SEP 26-28
9am-5pm
Centre for Applied Statistics
Forecasting Principles and Practice
Explores methods and models for forecasting time seriesUniversity Club
$880 (GST inclusive)
$750 (early bird)
Register hereCentre for Applied Statistics 
WED
SEP 27
12-5pm
Graduate Research School
Welcome
Formal induction and welcome for newly enrolled studentsUniversity Club Banquet HallNo costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
WED
SEP 27
9.30-11.30am
Graduate Research School
Thesis Writing Using Word Workshop
Hands-on workshop that explores useful Microsoft Word functions for thesis writersGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
FRI
SEP 29
3pm EST
Asia-Pacific
3MT Competition
Watch 3MT presentations from around the worldStreamed live from University of QueenslandNo costDr Krys Haq
Graduate Education Officer
6488-2095
Krys.Haq@uwa.edu.au
FRI
SEP 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
FRI
SEP 29
2-3pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
How to Prepare and Submit a Research Proposal at UWABayliss Lecture Theatre
G33
Bayliss Building
No costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au

October 2017

DATE & TIMEACTIVITYDESCRIPTIONLOCATIONCOSTREGISTRATIONCONTACT
TUE
OCT 3
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
OCT 3
1-2pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Writing job applications and interview techniquesHemsley Learning Suite
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
WED
OCT 4
9am-12pm
Graduate Research School
Writing your Research Proposal Workshop
Research Skills Workshop (Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences) Describes the elements of an effective research proposal
GRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costRegister hereDr Michael Azariadis
Graduate Education Officer
6488-1726
Michael.Azariadis@uwa.edu.au
THU
OCT 5
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
WED
OCT 4
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Writing ConciselyGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costDrop-in group- no registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
THU
OCT 5
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
Induction
Informal induction for newly enrolled studentsGRS
Hackett Hall

Room G20
No costNewly enrolled students will be sent an email invitation with further detailsDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
WED
OCT 11
2-3pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
LinkedIn & Your Online BrandThe Circle
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
THU
OCT 12
9.30am-12.30pm
Graduate Research School
Academic Writing Workshop
(FULL - please register for repeat workshop on 25 OCT)

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

Room G20
No costRegister here for the repeat of this workshop on 25 OCTDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au
WED
OCT 18
12-1pm
Graduate Research School
GRS Writing Group
Topic SentencesGRS
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 20
9am-12pm
Office of Research Enterprise
Program in Animal Welafre, 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
OCT 25
11am-12pm
Careers Centre
Careers Workshop
Job Search Strategies and Networking for SuccessHemsley Learning Suite
Ground Floor
Reid Library
No costRegister through the CareerHubEmail
careerscentre@uwa.edu.au  
FRI
OCT 27
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
OCT 27
11am-12pm
Graduate Research School
Seminar Series
Thesis Examination at UWABayliss Lecture Theatre
G33
Bayliss Building
No costNo registration requiredDr Jo Edmondston
Graduate Education Officer
6488-7010
Joanne.Edmondston@uwa.edu.au