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Language Sciences student members are an integral part of the Initiative. Check out this page for upcoming conferences, opportunities, and more.
Graduate Student Travel
Do you have an opportunity to visit another research lab, institute, or centre in order to develop your research skills, provide training, or receive supervision and mentorship? We have funds to support graduate student training and development!
Have you noticed that a student is in distress?
This guide from UBC Student Services gives advice for students, faculty, and staff on how to assist students in distress, including how to have a conversation with a student in distress.
Health, Wellbeing, and Safety
Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies has some handy links to make sure you know where to turn when you need help. You are always welcome to contact Language Sciences and we will do our utmost to help you.
Handbook of Graduate Supervision
Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies also provides the Handbook of Graduate Supervision, which gives advice on responsibilities, avoiding common problems, and planning.
Understanding word learning in the growing brain
Toddler wearing the Brite fNIRS. Photo credit: Artinis Story by the Department of Psychology Dr. Maria Arredondo and Dr. Drew Weatherhead, postdoctoral researchers in the department of psychology at UBC and Language Sciences members, recently won the Artinis Win-A-Brite Contest for their pilot...