2019 Winter Session TA Application is Open

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The 2019 Winter Session (Terms 1 and 2) LFS TA Application is open!!!  There will be approximately 200 TA positions available in LFS during 2019 Winter Session.  Please complete and submit an application before the deadline – April 30, 2019.

PLEASE NOTE
:  To access the online TA Application from off-campus, you will need to set up a VPN connection.

Exam Invigilator Opportunity – April 16th, 2019

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An invigilator is needed for the following:

      • Course: FNH 474 (Sport Nutrition), Final Exam
      • Instructor: Emma McCrudden
      • Length of time needed: 3 hours
      • Time of day: 8:00 am–11:00 am
      • Date: April 16th, 2019
      • Location: SWING 121

If interested, please contact:

Emma McCrudden  BSc, MSc, RD
Sport Dietitian | Athletics & Recreation
Lecturer | School of Kinesiology
The University of British Columbia | Vancouver Campus
272-6081 University Blvd | Vancouver BC | V6T 1Z1 Canada
Phone 604 822 9243
emma.mccrudden@ubc.ca

 

 

 

Today’s LFS TA Early Alert Orientation is CANCELLED

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Hi LFS TAs,
Today’s LFS TA Early Alert Orientation is CANCELLED due to a lack of registrations.
Regards, and enjoy the weekend.
Jun and Colin
Teaching Assistant Training Program Coordinators, Land and Food Systems
Faculty of Land and Food Systems | Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at the UBC Farm
The University of British Columbia | Unceded xʷməθkʷəy̓əm Territory
Phone 604 787 6614

4pm today – Early Alert Orientation workshop registration deadline

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Dear LFS TAs, 

 
Please make sure to register by 4pm today for the Early Alert Orientation workshop (Details below). If we do not get enough interest we will need to cancel the event. 
Event: Early Alert Orientation 
Date: Friday, March 29
Time: 3:30-4:30pm
Location: FNH 300
Registration: (Register here)
 
Please feel free to email me if you have any questions about the event. 
Kind regards, 
Jun Obayashi 
Teaching Assistant Training Coordinator | Land and Food Systems 

Early Alert Orientation – a few days away

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Hi LFS TAs, 

 
Hope all is well. This is a friendly reminder that the Early Alert Orientation is a few days away. Below is a description of the event. 
 
UBC strives to build a caring community, in which we all reach out and offer support when we notice signs of difficulty in others. Early Alert helps facilitate this by helping staff, faculty and TA’s better support students who are facing difficulties that put their academic success at risk. This training is an introduction to the Early Alert program, and includes information about how to submit an Early Alert and how to access resources that will be useful when you are concerned about a student.
 
Event: Early Alert Orientation 
Date: Friday, March 29
Time: 3:30-4:30pm
Location: FNH 300
Registration: (Register here)
 
Please feel free to email me if you have any questions about the event. 
Kind regards, 
Jun Obayashi 
Teaching Assistant Training Coordinators | Land and Food Systems 

March 22nd Marking and Assessment Workshop – this afternoon!

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Hi LFS TAs,

 
Hope all is well. This is a friendly reminder that the March 22nd Marking and Assessment Workshop is a couple of days away. 
 
Event: Marking and Assessment Workshop 
Date: Friday, March 22nd.
Time: 4-5pm
Location: FNH 300
Registration: Please register (link here) if you are planning on attending.
 
Please feel free to email me if you have any questions about the workshop. 
Kind regards, 
Jun Obayashi 
Teaching Assistant Training Coordinators | Land and Food Systems 

Today’s LFS TAs Community of Practice – Early Alert lunch and learn is CANCELLED

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Dear LFS TAs, 
 
Unfortunately, due to some scheduling conflicts with our Early Alert facilitator, today’s 12:30 – 1:30 LFS TAs Community of practice – Early Alert lunch and learn is CANCELLED. 
 
Hopefully, we will be able to schedule the event sometime soon. We will keep you posted. 

Apologies for any inconvenience,
Jun Obayashi (jun.obayashi@ubc.ca)
Teaching Assistant Training Coordinators | Land and Food Systems 

February 22nd: LFS TA Award information and Q&A coming soon!

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Hi LFS TAs, 

 
We hope all is well. This is a friendly reminder that the February 22nd TA award Q&A event is a couple of days away. 
 
Event: LFS TA Award information and Q&A.
Speaker: Shelley Small
Date: Friday February 22nd.
Time:12:30- 1:30
Location MCML 170A
 
Looking forward to seeing some of you there. Please feel free to email me with any questions about the event. 
Kind regards, 
Jun Obayashi (jun.obayashi@ubc.ca)
Teaching Assistant Training Coordinators | Land and Food Systems