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Summer Programming at the Graduate Center Teaching and Learning Center

Course Planning Consultations
Need help constructing a syllabus? Crafting an assignment? Selecting and staging readings? Setting up a course blog or website?

The Teaching and Learning Center is here to help. Beginning immediately, individual course planning consultations are available with TLC staff. We are happy to meet with GC students who are teaching over the summer or fall. These meetings can take place in person, over the phone, or via web conference.

To request a consultation, please send an email to We’ll connect you with a TLC staff member to arrange your consultation.

Course Preparation and Course Tweaking Workshops
TLC staff will host four drop-in workshops before and just after the start of the fall 2016 semester. The first three are intended to help GC students put finishing touches on their courses before the semester. The fourth is intended to help those who find, after the first week of classes, that they need to reconfigure elements of their course.

Join us in room 9204 of the Grad Center on the following dates:

Course Preparation
• Friday, 8/19, 10:00am-2:00pm

  • Monday, 8/22, 12:00pm-4:00pm
  • Tuesday, 8/23 3:00pm-7:00pm


Course Tweaking
• Friday, 9/2 1:00pm-5:00pm

Stay tuned for news about the TLC’s slate of workshops for the 2016-17 academic year.