The Early Alert Orientation – Connecting Students with Support

Event Date & Time

  • January 13, 2021
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Note: This session is intended for Graduate Students, and Undergraduate and Graduate TAs only

Early Alert (EA) helps students who are facing academic or wellness challenges before they become overwhelming. Faculty, staff and TAs can easily use the Early Alert Program to connect UBC students with the support they need, when they need it. Join this session to learn how to access and use the EA system in the new online and modified learning environment.


  • Brian Barth, Manager, Student Support Services

TA Institute

The January 2021 TA Institute runs online from January 11-15. This year, workshops in the TA institute are organized into 6 themes. If you complete 4 workshops in a theme, and do the related pre & post-session online modules, you are eligible for a letter of completion that you can include in your Teaching Portfolio and CV. These letters will include a brief description of any themes that you completed, and how the work you did in those themes supports your development as a teacher.

To be completed – Pre/Post Session Online Module

If you wish to complete this workshop as part of the themes below  you must complete all applicable the pre-session online module(s) by January 11 at 9 AM and the post-session online module(s) by January 18 at noon to receive the letter(s) of completion.

  • Centering Student and TA Wellness
  • Professional (Interpersonal) Skills

Click HERE to access the pre and post session modules.