Orientation Graduate Teaching Assistants

Friday, August 19, 2016
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
UTC University Center - Chickamauga Room
Refreshments will be available, starting at 1:45 pm


2:00-2:05:  Welcome and Introductions of the Graduate School Staff; Dr. Joanne Romagni, Dean of the Graduate School

2:05-2:10:  Icebreaker, Walker Center for Teaching and Learning

2:10-2:25:  Student Accommodations, Disability Resource Center

2:25-2:40: Honor Code and Academic Honesty; Behavioral Intervention Team; Dean of Students

2:40-2:50:  Instructor-Student Relationships; Dealing with Troubled Students; The Counseling Center

2:50-2:55: Mini-Break—Get up and stretch! Meet someone new!

2:55-3:15: FERPA: The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act; Records Office

3:15-3:25: UTC Learn (Blackboard): Quick Questions

3:25-3:30: Discussions and Wrap-up