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Orientation workshop for new GAs and TAs

The 2021 annual orientation workshop for new Graduate and Teaching Assistants (GAs and TAs) from all faculties and departments was held on September 8, 2021 as a virtual live event.

Watch a recording of the September 8, 2021 orientation.


3:00 - 3:10  Introduction and Welcome 

Dr. Debbie Kane, Acting Dean of Graduate Studies  

Adam Pillon, President, Graduate Student Society  

Emily Varga, President, CUPE Local 4580 

Alicia DiCarloVice-President, CUPE Local 4580 

Svetlana GeorgievaFaculty of Graduate Studies  

3:45 – 4:00  GA/TA Payment Information 

Marie HawkinsFaculty of Graduate Studies


4:00 - 4:15  Helpful Hints on Academic Integrity for GAs and TAs 

Dr. Chitra Rangan, Associate DeanFaculty of Graduate Studies  

Elizabeth Ismail, Irene Muir and Paige Coyne, GA/TA Network 

4:30 – 5:00  Sexual Misconduct Policies and Procedures 

Anne Rudzinski, Office of Sexual Violence Prevention, Resistance & Support 

Review all resources for new GAs and TAs.