Note taking for Grad Students | GPLL39


Effective note-taking is a key part of succeeding as a graduate student. In this workshop, we will discuss how to keep on top of your graduate studies by developing efficient note-taking and organization strategies.

It is important to go into every reading and research project with a note-taking plan. During this workshop, participants will practice clarifying their reading objectives, be introduced to a number of different note-taking tools, and have the opportunity to learn from one another’s methods.


Learning Objectives

By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
  • Understand the importance of effective note-taking
  • Discern which note-taking strategies are most effective for their learning needs
  • Plan and practice their own organizational strategies
  • Confidently use a number of different note-taking methods and tools

Leaders Information

Maxine Iannuccilli is a doctoral candidate in psychology at Concordia University, leading SSHRC-funded research examining the development of gender stereotypes. Maxine is a SSHRC Storytellers Top 25 Finalist & Concordia University’s 2022 Three Minute Thesis competition (3MT) PhD Winner.


Event details

Workshop Location


Start Date

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

End Date

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Workshop days



From 15:00 to 17:00


Maxine Iannuccilli


Basak Tozlu


24 / 60

Registration deadline

Sunday, October 2, 2022

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