2019 Tax slips for graduate students


Hello Graduate Students,

The Tax slips can now be obtained via your CWL login at www.msp.ubc.ca or picked up from either FNH 230 or MCML 254 depending where you work.

Kind regards,


Lia Maria DRAGAN (She, Her, Hers)
Admissions and Administrative Coordinator
Faculty of Land and Food Systems, The University of British Columbia
291-2357 Main Mall | Vancouver BC Canada V6T 1Z4

Phone 604.822.8373 | Fax 604.822.4400

Lia.maria@ubc.ca / lfs.gradapp@ubc.ca www.landfood.ubc.ca


Teaching Philosophy & Portfolio workshop for LFS TAs + Program Evaluation (coming soon!)


Hello again LFS TAs,

The Teaching Philosophy and Portfolio Workshop is scheduled for Friday, March 6 (not Monday), as per the corrected email below.

Thank you to the LFS TA who noticed this error.



Hello LFS TAs,

During our last round of surveys, LFS TAs identified developing teaching philosophies and assembling a teaching portfolio as areas that they would like guidance in. In response, your LFS TA Training Program has scheduled the following workshop:

Teaching Philosophy and Portfolio Workshop for LFS TAs
Monday  Friday, March 6 | 9:00 – 10:30 AM in FNH 300
The learning objectives for this session are:

– Identify qualities of a compelling Teaching Philosophy Statement

– Draft your first Teaching Philosophy Statement

– Identify components of a Teaching Portfolio and the necessary criteria that determines           relevant/irrelevant components in each portfolio

– Create a list of items you need to collect in order to build your own Teaching Portfolio

Facilitator: LFS’ very own Colin Dring!
RSVP by Mon, Mar 2 at http://bit.ly/LFSTeaching    

Please also stay tuned on how you can participate in a Program Evaluation of the LFS TA Training Program. This will be a great time for you to ask questions about the Program, and provide feedback on how it can continue to or better enhance your teaching skills. We encourage first time and seasoned LFS TAs alike to participate.

Best regards from your TA Coordinators,
Tebby and Lennie

REMINDER: LFS TAs Community of Practice: Friday 07th 10:00-11:00 am

Dear all,
A gentle reminder that, 
You are invited to the LFS TAs Community of Practice meeting.
Having a space to share insights or troubleshoot issues is an important part of your professional development. Our Community of Practice space is an informal get together of TAs once a month over coffee. 
For the month of February, we would like to meet with both new and experienced TAs to better understand your needs. Your feedback is critical to improving our programming for your diverse needs. 
Below are the details:
DATE: Friday February 07th 10-11:00 AM
Coffee will be provided!!
Best Regards,
Tebby and Lennie