New Graduate Student Orientation

Your resources & your colleagues


New Graduate Student Orientation

The Fall 2018 New Graduate Student Orientation will be held Thursday, August 16 in the Lory Student Center Grand Ballroom. All new graduate students are encouraged to attend.


8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.:  Resource tables

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.:   Continental breakfast

9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.:   Presenters

  • Welcome – Jodie Redditi Hanzlik, Dean, Graduate School
  •  TILT – Debora A. Colbert, Director of Professional Development
  • Graduate Student Council – Ryan Czarny, GSC President
  • Student Diversity Programs and Services – Kathy Sisneros, Assistant Vice President for the Division Student Affairs
  • CSU Health Network – Kate Hagdorn, Associate Director of Communications
  • Resources for CSU Graduate Students – John Henderson, Assistant Dean of Students for the Division of Student Affairs
  • Library Resources and Services – Michelle Wilde, College Liaison Librarian Coordinator
  • Office of the Vice President for Research – Cat Bens, Quality Assurance Manager for the Research Integrity and Compliance Review Office
  • Career Center – Katie Lloyd, Director of Career Education,
  • Student Resolution Center – Melissa Emerson, SRC Director

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.:  Resource tables reopen

Required Training Seminar for New Graduate Teaching Assistants

In the ongoing effort to enhance the effectiveness of undergraduate teaching and learning at Colorado State University, the goal of this annual required GTA Training is to equip every incoming GTA with basic institutional knowledge about CSU, review current learning and teaching Best Practices, and introduce a wide variety of resources that will help further their career as a CSU graduate teaching assistant.

The fall 2018 session will be held Monday, August 13.

Registration required here.