Center for Teaching and Learning

Conference schedule

Online workshop

Take Charge of Your Course Evals and Improve Your Teaching

Conference schedule at a glance

Monday, Sept 16 Tuesday, Sept 17 Wednesday, Sept 18
11:30
Check-in International TA Program
8:15
Coffee, name tags, and questions
9:00-10:30
Session 1: Opening plenary
9:00-10:15
Session 5: Concurrent workshops
1:15-4:00
International TA Program Workshops
10:45-12:00
Session 2: Concurrent workshops
10:30-11:45
Session 6: Concurrent workshops
12:00-1:15 Lunch break 11:45-1:15 Lunch break
1:15-2:30
Session 3: Concurrent workshops
1:15-2:30
Session 7: Concurrent workshops
2:45-4:00
Session 4: Concurrent workshops
2:45-4:00
Session 8: Closing plenary

Conference schedule—details

Monday, Sept. 16: International TA Program workshops

11:30-1:15

Check-in for TAs attending the International TA Program workshops (Kane Hall, Room 225)
1:15-2:30 Getting to Know UW Students: Overview for International TAs (Kane Hall, Room 210)
2:45-4:00 Panel Discussion With Experienced International TAs (Kane Hall, Room 210)

Tuesday,  Sept. 17: Conference opening plenary & workshops

8:15-10:45 Coffee, name tags, and questions (Kane Hall, Room 225)
9:00-10:30 Session 1: Opening plenary (Kane Hall, Room 130)

9:00-10:00 – Graduate Teaching Assistantships at the UW: What You Can Look Forward To

Speakers:

  • Eldridge Alcantara, Ph.D. candidate, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Colleen Craig, senior lecturer, Department of Chemistry
  • Alexes Harris, professor, Department of Sociology
  • Mia Victoria Lawrie, Ph.D. candidate, Department of Communication
  • Elba Moise, Ph.D. candidate, College of Education

10:00-10:30 – Academic Student Employees Union (UAW 4121)

10:45-12:00 Session 2: Concurrent workshops

12:00-1:15 Lunch break
1:15-2:30 Session 3: Concurrent workshops

2:45-4:00 Session 4: Concurrent workshops

Wednesday, Sept. 18: Conference workshops

9:00-10:15 Session 5: Concurrent workshops

10:30-11:45 Session 6: Concurrent workshops

11:45-1:15 Lunch break

Student Veteran Life Graduate Student Orientation Lunch
Are you a graduate student veteran? UW Student Veteran Life is hosting an orientation lunch (12:00-1:00 PM). RSVP at bit.ly/gradlunch19

1:15-2:30 Session 7: Concurrent workshops

2:45-4:00 Session 8: Closing plenary

In It Together: TAs and Mental Health @ UW

Online Workshop

Take Charge of Your Course Evals and Improve Your Teaching

This self-paced online workshop begins on September 18 and ends December 14. Read more >

Please email taconf@uw.edu with questions about the conference.