Fall 2023 LFS TA Orientation


Hi folks!

We’re excited to be back in swing for the 2023-2024 academic year! To kick off the term we invite you to join us for the 2023 Fall TA Orientation on Wednesday, September 6th from 12pm-4:30pm in MCML350. A social at Koerner’s Pub will follow the orientation.

Please RSVP to the QR code provided in the advertisement along with any dietary restrictions (lunch is provided). Please respond by Aug 28th (Monday) to reserve food.

The schedule for the day is as follows, and we welcome you to join for any and all activities!

12:00 Lunch
12:30 Welcome from LFS TA Coordinators
12:35 Welcome from the LFS Dean
12:40 Overview of LFS Learning Centre
12:45 CUPE Rep Introduction
1:15 CTLT Representative
1:20 Break
1:30 Workshop 1: Leading Discussions
3:05 Workshop 2: Equitable Marking
4:35 Wrap Up
5:00 Social: Koerner’s Pub (games + prizes)

We hope to see you there!!

Jordy Kersey

Jordy Kersey, MSc (she/her)
PhD Candidate | Sustainable Agricultural Landscapes Lab
Faculty of Land and Food Systems
The University of British Columbia | Unceded xʷməθkʷəy̓əm Territory
TA Training Coordinator – Faculty of Land and Food Systems