EdD Writing Retreat

Join us at the Annual EdD Writing Retreat!

March 20, 2020
Ponderosa Commons Oak House
6445 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC

The EdD program is pleased to have you join us for our third annual writing retreat on March 20, 2020!

Please see the schedule here

 


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2020 EdD Writing Retreat


Meet our Keynote Speaker


Dr. Claudia Ruitenberg
Department Of Educational Studies
Faculty Of Education
UBC


Claudia Ruitenberg was born and raised in The Netherlands. She first came to Canada in 1987 to attend the Lester B. Pearson United World College of the Pacific on Vancouver Island, and returned in 2000 for doctoral studies at Simon Fraser University. She divides her time between Vancouver and Salt Spring Island.

She was Academic Director of UBC Vantage College (2017-2019), President of the Canadian Philosophy of Education Society (2016-2019), and Scholar in the Centre for Health Education Scholarship (2013-2017).


 

Schedule

Time Session Room
8:30am-9:00am Registration and coffee/mingling Multi-purpose room
Rm. 2012 PCOH
9:00-9:15am Welcome & Overview of the Day Multi-purpose room
Rm. 2012 PCOH
9:15am-10:15am Keynote with Dr. Claudia Ruitenberg Multi-purpose room
Rm. 2012 PCOH
10:15am-10:30am Personal goal setting exercise/concurrent session logistics Multi-purpose room
Rm. 2012 PCOH
10:30am- 10:45am Break/mingle
10:45am-11:15am

Session #1

Getting and staying organized as a grad student with Dr. Deirdre Kelly

Multi-purpose room
Rm. 2012 PCOH
11:15am-12:30pm Writing time /meeting with EDST faculty members or supervisor as available.
12:30-1:30pm

Lunch & featured talk:

Daljit Gill-Badesha: Reflections and Lessons of a Doctoral Student.  

Daljit is a member of the 2014 EdD cohort who will provide some laughter and reflections on her journey through the program over lunch.

Multipurpose room

Rm. 2012 PCOH

 

1:30-3:45pm Writing time /meeting with EDST faculty members or supervisor as available.
1:30-2:00pm

Session #2

How to Read Real Good with Dr. Sam Rocha

Media room 1306A PCOH
1:30-2:00pm

Session #3

Understanding & Moving Through Writer's Block with Dr. Shauna Butterwick

Multi-purpose room
Rm. 2012 PCOH
3:45pm-4:00pm Wrap -up reflection / closing Multi-purpose room
Rm. 2012 PCOH

Remote attendees will be provided with connection links for the keynote and breakout sessions by Thursday March 19, 2020.