CANES PhD students Marissa Gurtler and Eric Hensley have both been selected by the College of Letters & Science to serve as 2023 L&S Teaching Mentors.
In their mentor positions, Eric and Marissa will work with the L&S TA Training & Support Team to convey crucial information and offer pedagogical skill development for 2022-23 incoming Teaching Assistants at the Fall 2023 TA Training.
Regarding the highly competitive selection process, the L&S TA Training & Support Team said that “beyond being engaged academics and teachers,” it believes Eric and Marissa “have the right skills and dispositions to help foster the growth of new TAs.”
Students selected for this honor have achieved outstanding success as students and teachers.
Congratulations, Eric and Marissa! 🎉