Fall TA Training Schedule

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Fall 2018 Graduate Teaching Assistant Training

Thursday, August 16, 2018

John C. Guyon Auditorium (Morris Library)


Fall 2018 Graduate Teaching Assistant Training Schedule

Fall Graduate Teaching Assistant Training Schedule
Time Title Speaker

9:00am - 9:10am


Karla Berry

9:15am - 9:25am

Graduate School Welcome

Juliane Wallace

9:30am - 9:50am

Professional Development for Graduate Students

Khara Lukancic

9:55am - 10:25am

Bringing Your Research Into the Classroom

Trent Ford


10:45am - 11:15am

How to Extend Others’ Good Ideas in a Dynamic Classroom

Walter Metz

11:20am - 11:50am

Diversity in the Classroom

Meera Komarraju


1:00pm - 1:15pm

Saluki Cares

Jennifer Jones-Hall

1:20pm - 1:50pm

Legal Issues Affecting Grades, Interactions, and Social Media

Saran Donahoo

1:55pm - 2:25pm

How I Stopped Caring about Assessments and Started Focusing on Student Learning

Grant Miller

2:30pm - 3:15pm

Pathways Q&A: Finding Your Way

Justin Schoof, Reza Habib, Robert Lopez, and Cynthia Sims

3:20pm - 3:50pm

Graduate Students in the 21st Century

Holly Hurlburt

3:55pm - 4:25pm

Preserving Your Sense of Purpose in the Classroom

(Laura) Borger

4:30pm - 5:00pm

Quick Overview of My Courses (Formally, D2L)

Leslie Short and Jose Herrera