Category: Teaching

Michigan Tech Seminar: How to be an Effective GTA/GTI

Do you ever find yourself wondering how to be an effective graduate teaching assistant (GTA) or graduate teaching instructor (GTI)? The Professional Development Committee at Graduate Student Government will be hosting Michael Meyer as a speaker for our “How to be an Effective GTA/GTI” seminar.

Meyer is the director of the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) at MTU and teaches a course about this very thing, so don’t miss this invaluable material!

Register to attend.

By Graduate Student Government.

Michigan Tech Summer Youth Programs is Hiring

Summer Youth Programs (SYP) are weeklong programs that blend hands-on experiential learning with exploration of the local area. SYP sees an average of 1,100 participants for the 65-plus educational programs offered each year.

We’re looking for passionate individuals who enjoy working with youth and want to inspire the next generation of makers and doers. Each year we hire 50-plus undergraduate and graduate students for a variety of roles that offer a rewarding experience that builds leadership and other critical interpersonal skills.

If you or someone you know are interested in learning more about being a member of the SYP team, we encourage you to attend our hiring sessions or email us at

Hiring Information Session Dates:

  • Thursday, Nov. 11 — 6 p.m. in the MUB Alumni Lounge
  • Thursday, Jan. 20 — 6 p.m. in the MUB Alumni Lounge

You can also visit our website to learn more about the positions offered.

By Summer Youth Programs.