Source materials on graduate students and graduate assistants by Washington State University.

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  • Universities and colleges -- Graduate work.,
  • Graduate teaching assistants -- Washington (State)

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Statementprepared by the Washington State University University Senate Graduate Student Affairs Committee.
The Physical Object
Pagination46 leaves ;
Number of Pages46
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Open LibraryOL14714380M

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Resources for Graduate Teaching Assistants. The resources listed here may be helpful to you in your teaching, or as resources to refer your students to for assistance or enrichment. A Quick Guide for GTAs from the Center for Teaching Excellence.

The Center for Teaching Excellence's Teaching. Graduate Assistant Resources. Graduate assistantships are an essential part of the training of Dornsife College doctoral students.

As such, every Ph.D. student is expected to hold a half-time (20 hour per week) assistantship for at least two years while pursuing graduate study. Lamott’s work has been cited in many of the books on this and my previous list (and not just the writing books).

Her advice on writing, and the often-quoted concept of a “shitty first draft”, is helpful to any graduate student struggling to write. She also has chapters on perfectionism, writer’s block, and writing groups.

For the Good of the Graduate Student: 5. Building self-confidence: Preparing graduate students for their role as TAs (and perhaps as future professors) helps alleviate the anxiety associated with teaching inexperience, and increases their self-confidence.

Size: KB. For UWM updates on the COVID pandemic, visit   The takeaway: Getting published is hard—especially for graduate students and young professors trying to do it for the first time, without a full understanding of the rapidly changing publishing environment.

The fierce competition for academic jobs has put more pressure on graduate students to publish early and often. graduate studies require a student read large volumes of information. Reading at graduate school is the way in which students glean new ideas, theories, models, etc.

that inform their theses and research papers. Grad students are asked to actively engage with the information they Size: KB.

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