VIU Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity

Tips and Workshops

Never created a poster or performed a SLAM? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! Workshops will be held throughout the year via Zoom. There are also videos available to help you out! 

Rock your oral presentation!

February 17 @ 10am

This session will cover short presentation styles such as Slams as well as longer 10-minute+ opportunities. You will learn how to best format your PowerPoint slide(s); good habits for the speaking part; proper Zoom etiquette; and how to pre-record your presentation using Zoom. 

Zoom info:

https://viu.zoom.us/j/64666609689?pwd=dHg5NFk0VUpJMytXRnU3M2trOHpHUT09
Password: CREATE2021
Meeting ID: 646 6660 9689

Nail that poster presentation!

February 18 @ 10am

This session will cover both research posters and infographics. You will learn how to format your poster using PowerPoint; good habits for describing your poster orally; proper Zoom etiquette; and some tips for navigating the differences between virtual and face-to-face presentations.

Zoom info:

https://viu.zoom.us/j/69724701915?pwd=elMrYW9hOUlvazNHRVBiWVpZSlRUZz09
Password: CREATE2021
Meeting ID: 697 2470 1915

Ace your online async presentation!

February 19 @ 10am

This session will specifically cover TwitterPosters, wordclouds, and online magazine production. You will learn what these options are good for; how to format them; proper online etiquette; and some creative tips for asynchronous knowledge sharing.

Zoom info:

https://viu.zoom.us/j/64200959466?pwd=UXIzK3hibXR1ZkJIaTd5S3Rtekhkdz09
Password: CREATE2021
Meeting ID: 642 0095 9466