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Agenda: New Graduate Teaching Assistant/Associate Orientation

The most recent New Graduate Teaching Assistant/Associate Orientation was held virtually on August 17 from 8:30am to 2:30pm.

8:30–8:45 am

Welcome & Introduction
Dixie L. Thompson, Vice Provost and Dean of the Graduate School
Katherine Trubee, Graduate Student Senate President

8:45–9:25 am

Creating an Effective Teaching Practice
Robert Jacobsen, CIRTL Institutional Leader, Teaching and Learning Innovation

9:30–10:10 am

Title IX: Your Role as a Mandatory Reporter
Laura Bryant, Deputy Title IX Coordinator

10:15–10:55 am

Undergraduate Student Success at UT
Krystyne Savarese, Assistant Vice Provost, Division of Student Success

11–11:40 am

Disability Related Accommodations
Lori Smith, Assistant Director, Student Disability Services

11:40 am–12:10 pm


12:10–12:50 pm

UT Libraries: A Partner in GTA Success
Anna Sandelli, Associate Professor and Head of Teaching and Learning Programs, UT Libraries

12:55–1:35 pm

Academic Integrity and Classroom Behavior
Shaun McComas, Assistant Director, Student Conduct & Community Standards

1:40–2:20 pm

Policy, Privacy, and Instructor Responsibility
Jennifer Hardy, Associate University Registrar

2:20–2:30 pm

Closing Remarks