Celebrate Research Week comprises a great number of interesting and diverse events, each with their own approach and audience. In 2010, an international conference on Sport and Society was held; corresponding with the Olympic Games and CBC’s Quirks & Quarks Question Show was taped live at the Chan Centre where UBC experts answered the top 10 questions submitted for the Celebrate Research Week Quirks & Quarks Question Challenge.
Core events encompassed by Celebrate Research Week include:
- Celebrate Research Awards Gala
- UBC Excellence in Research Lecture (sponsored by the Vancouver Institute)
- Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference (MURC)
Upcoming UBC Library at Celebrate Research Week Workshops include:
- RefWorks for the Sciences
- RefWorks for the Health Sciences
- Noon-hour Refworks
- Writing the Research Paper: Student Workshop
- Get Published – Sources and Resources
- What’s the Impact of Your Research? Tips and Tools for Measuring Usage
- RefWorks for Business Researchers
- Intro to PubMed
- Get Published -Sources and Resources
- Finding and Using Images in ARTstor
Happy Celebrate Research Week everyone!
Did You Know?
The Centre for Women’s and Gender Studies’ Beyond Binaries and Borders symposium held on March 13-14, 2009 was part of UBC’s Celebrate Research Week. Click here to see their Spring/Summer 2009 newsletter in cIRcle.
Above excerpt in italics and image is courtesy of the Celebrate Research Week website.