Teaching at CU - Fall Intensive 2016

Fall intensive audience greet each other

The 2016 Fall Intensive will be hosted August 17-19, 2016. 

workshop listening student

Welcome to the Fall Intensive! The Graduate Teacher Program supports the development of graduate students as teaching scholars. TAs, GPTIs, RAs, graduate students on fellowships, and other graduate students are invited to participate and meet peers, professors, and staff from across campus. The workshops are designed to help you teach at CU-Boulder, to begin your professional development as a professor in postsecondary education, and to explore nonacademic job opportunities. Visit us in 201 ATLAS or call (303) 492-4902. Also, join us for workshops through the year. 

  • Information Desk will be available in Fleming 104, Open Daily 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
  • Please: Do not enter sessions late or leave early.
  • No registration is necessary, seating is first-come, first-serve.
  • All workshops will be held in Fleming 154, 155, 156 & 157.

Suggested Audience Color Key:    

  Required        For Everyone     Beginning TAs  

  Experienced TAs & GPTIs      International TA Training

This year the Fall Intensive is being held in Fleming, (rooms 154, 155, 156,157).  An Information Desk will be open from 8:30-3:30 daily in Fleming 104.

All workshops, including CU Honor Code and Discrimination and Harassment training will be conveniently located on the same floor in Fleming.

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The Fleming building address is 2445 Kittredge Loop. It is located near the southwest corner of main campus, between Kittredge Central and Wolf Law, off Broadway and Baseline.

Due to Move-In Week at CU, driving to campus is not available to current students, faculty and staff on Wednesday and Thursday. Please plan on walking, biking or using public transportation.

The buses that service this area from Regent Drive
are the Stampede and the 209.  Buses along Broadway are the Skip and Dash and they stop at the UMC and Euclid.

Graduate student participants and presenters may easily access the C4C dining facility and the Basemar Shopping center for breakfast and lunch dining options.  There are also vending machines located in Fleming.

8:00 - 9:15 AM

Fleming 155 - Welcome & Introduction to Graduate School, the Graduate Teacher Program, and UGGS

9:30 - 10:30 AM
10:45 AM - Noon
1:00-2:30 PM
3:00-4:30 PM
9:00-10:15 AM
10:30 AM - Noon
1:00-2:15 PM
2:30-3:45 PM
7:00-8:30 PM

Best Should Teach Keynote Speaker TBD

9:00 - 10:30 AM

Discrimination and Harassment Mandatory Training (Same as the 2:30 PM session) 

Llen Pomeroy, Director of Investigations and Deputy Title IX Coordinator, OIEC; Teresa Wroe, Director of Education and Prevention Programs and Deputy Title IX Coordinator, OIEC

The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to creating a safe and non-discriminatory campus environment. In this session, you will learn more about your rights and responsibilities at CU-Boulder, learn how to create a respectful climate for our campus community, and understand your obligation to report sexual misconduct, protected class discrimination and harassment, and related retaliation.

10:45 AM - Noon

The CU Honor Code and Ethics in Teaching

Jackson Rueter, Director of Faculty Relations, CU Boulder Honor Code Office 

1:00-2:15 PM

The CU Honor Code and Ethics in Teaching

Jackson Rueter, Director of Faculty Relations, CU Boulder Honor Code Office 

2:30-4:00 PM

Discrimination and Harassment Mandatory Training (Same as the 2:30 PM session) 

Llen Pomeroy, Director of Investigations and Deputy Title IX Coordinator, OIEC; Teresa Wroe, Director of Education and Prevention Programs and Deputy Title IX Coordinator, OIEC