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Mygradskills.ca, a new online professional development training
Mygradskills.ca was developed by the Ontario Consortium for Graduate Porfessional Skills and now offers a set of free online professional skills training tools that will help graduate students in their future career.
Sign up right now by using your uOttawa email address and have access to 18 short, self-paced training units on topics such as how to write a resume, how to conduct a job search, the art of entrepreneurship, teaching and learning, and academic and professional communications.
Two students launch a new Android app
Hanna Farah, PhD candidate in software engineering at the University of Ottawa, have launched in collaboration with a Carleton University student, “an Android app designed to make smartphones easier for clients to customize to their individual needs. The app, called Nimble, automatically changes a smartphone's settings based on a customer’s location”(source: Ottawa Business Journal). Read more.