Training & Events








TUES, FEB 5, 19, 26 –  GPS Conflict Resolution Fundamentals Series, 3-5pm, Grad Room, 66 Harbord Street. One registration is for all 3 workshops: A series of workshops for current U of T grad students about conflict and the importance of effective communication and negotiation in conflict resolution. REGISTRATION CLOSED

TUES, FEB 19 – Register for Designing Your U of T Graduate Experience: Empower Your Own Pathway to Success, 9am – 4pm, Lee and Margaret Lau Collaborative Auditorium. How do you design meaningful engagements during graduate studies which can impact research productivity and your future career? This is an interactive workshop on design thinking to empower yourself.

TUES, FEB 19- Register for Grad Talks: Creating an Inclusive Environment, 12-2pm, Grad Room, 66 Harbord Street. In this workshop we explore some of the different ways exclusion takes place for students and we brainstorm practical strategies specifically for graduate students to create more inclusive environments in their communities and in their work. Presented by Student Campus Community Development.

FRI, FEB 22 – Register for Grad Connections: Managing your Supervisory Relationship, 2-3.30pm, SGS Grad Lounge, 63 St George St. Take a break and connect with other grad students at Grad Connections bi-weekly chat forum. This week share your experiences and connect with G2G Peer advisors on the topic of grad school supervision. Tea and cookies will be available.

MAR 4 – Mar 9 – Graduate Student Experience Week 2019: Join GradLife for a week of special programming for all grad students. Highlights include daily coffee talks on grad related topics, Three Minute thesis workshop, and a Graduate Panel on Conversations & Connections.

MON, MAR 4 – Facebook LIVE: Hidden Gems on Campus, 2-3pm. Join the G2G Peer advisors for this GradLife Facebook LIVE chat as part of Graduate Student Experience Week 2019. Learn about the people, places and resources that can enhance your graduate experience!

FRI, MAR 22- Register for Weathering the Storm: Strategies for Managing Conflict in Group Work, 4-6pm, OISE 252 Bloor St West. OISE presents this workshop exploring the challenges that students face and strategies on how to resolve conflicts. Lead by Grad CRC Peer advisors.

THURS, APR 4Register for Negotiating Time for Family Webinar, 12-1pm. Join the G2G (Grad to Grad) Peer Advisors and the Family Care Office for a webinar about the challenges of talking to your supervisor about family and learn key negotiation strategies.

Workshops by Request

Thank you to all the students, faculty and staff who have joined us for our workshops!  We are committed to continually improving our training, so if you have any suggestions that you didn’t provide to us at the end of the workshop, please email us at

We also participate in panels and share information about our services with incoming graduate students at Fall/Winter orientation events.  All of our workshops are customized for the particular audience/department, and we are happy to create new conflict resolution themed workshops to address the concerns or issues you see most within your graduate community – contact us to discuss!