2016 Graduate Teaching Assistant Conference
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Workshop and poster session proposals are currently being accepting. The deadline for proposal submission is Jan. 6, 2016. For more information please click here.
The Graduate Teaching Assistant Conference is designed to prepare graduate students who will be teaching under a Teaching Assistant Contract at UNC. If you have signed, or plan on signing a TA contract for Fall and or Spring 2016/2017, you are required to attend the Graduate Teaching Assistant Conference. It is the TA's responsibility to ensure they get pre-registered and confirmation of attendance.
This year the Graduate School has implemented a new event management tool. Registration will open on July 1, 2016 and close on Friday, August 12, 2016. You can pick from several workshop sessions designed to meet your needs as a teaching assistant. Directions are provided below.
To get started…
Step 1: Visit GTA Conference Online Schedule and click the “book” button next to “Graduate Teaching Assistant Conference” option.
Step 2: Click on the “book” button next to session titled “Keynote Address” starting at 8:00 am. A window will appear. Since you are new to the system you will be prompted to create an account. Please use your @bears.unco.edu email and a unique password to create the account.
Step 3: Once the form is complete, click the “next” button. A pop up will appear listing the session you selected. Click on “next” button again.
Step 4: Add another session by clicking “add another item” button below your list of bookings.
Step 5: Click “book” button next to “Graduate Teaching Assistant Conference” and
clicking “book” button next to the session you want. Finally, click “next” button.
Step 6: Repeat Step 4 and 5 until you have added 1 session from each of the following beginning times 8:00 am, 9:15 am, 10:45 am, 1:30 pm, 3:00 pm.
Step 7: Once you have 5 sessions on your final list, complete your registration by clicking on the “checkout” button.
You can review your schedule, make changes to your registration, or print it by logging into Booking Bug with your email and password you have created.
Please contact Aubreena Deforest with any questions.