Orientation to campus resources for students with startups or interested in startups, including accelerators, courses and programs, library resources, commercialization, funding opportunities, and other campus resources.
You will leave with:
knowledge of how the university supports student and faculty startups through space, training, and mentorship
an understanding of campus accelerators, pitch competitions, and funding opportunities
additional library workshops available to further support and boost your entrepreneurship journey
a guide of where to go to find more information at U of T, around Toronto, and the broader startup ecosystem
When: Friday, September 20, 12-1 p.m. Location: MADLab, 1 Below, Gerstein Science Information Centre Instructor: Carey Toane, Entrepreneurship Librarian, Gerstein Science Information Centre (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Please note: If you cannot attend a workshop, and fail to withdraw 48+ hours in advance, thereby preventing others on the waitlist from filling in your spot, your library account will be charged $10 per missed workshop.
Understanding how to find and access scholarly information is an important piece of graduate-level research. Join an OISE librarian to learn how to effectively search the University of Toronto’s extensive library collection, including:
Creating a search strategy;
Accessing databases, journal articles, books, and more through the library website; &
Gaining knowledge of available library resources and services.
Note: This session will focus on searching for resources in the field of education.
Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm Location: Map & Data Library
Learn to create simple charts and graphs, basic calculations, and pivot tables using Microsoft Excel. This workshop also includes an introduction to macros.
Note that this workshop will be for Windows only.
Prerequisite: You must be comfortable using a computer and navigating desktop programs on your own. This workshop is best suited to students who are familiar with other Microsoft Office software such as Microsoft Word.