News Category: Mentoring

New Approaches to Mentoring International Graduate Students: The 'Connect' Program

April 27, 2018

This spring, five UT undergraduate students are serving as ambassadors to a place they know well – the Forty Acres. Now in its second year, the Graduate Student Development team (GSD) in the Faculty Innovation Center offers “ITA/UTA Connect,” a program that connects undergraduate teaching ambassadors (UTAs) with small groups of international teaching assistants (ITAs) to provide information about teaching and UT undergraduate life.