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Ready, Set, Teach! Leaning Into Remote Teaching

Sep 29, 2020 - Sep 30, 2020

Ready, Set, Teach! is an annual gathering for faculty, graduate student instructors, and undergraduate students that aims to foster a community around teaching and learning in the humanities, to energize instructors for the new school year, and to highlight student learning experiences.


TUESDAY, SEPT. 29, 11:00AM-12:30PM

Roundtables on Equitable Remote Teaching

Inclusive Student Engagement

Dr. Tonia Guida, Inclusive Teaching Fellow, UCLA CAT

Dr. Mitchell Morris, Associate Professor, Musicology & Chair, LGBTQ Studies

Instructional Technology

Tom Garbelotti, Instructional Technology Manager, HumTech

Nick Schwieterman, MA Student, GSEIS, former HumTech RITC

Inclusive Language Instruction

Dr. Hee Ju, Lecturer, Asian Languages & Cultures

Dr. Gyanam Mahajan, Lecturer, Asian Languages & Cultures and EPIC Faculty Co-Director

Leading TA Sections

Abraham Encinas, PhD Student, English

Anne Le, PhD Student, French & Francophone Studies


The Roundtables on Equitable Remote Teaching will involve faculty and staff facilitating discussions on topics such as remote language instruction and inclusive technology. Participants will have the opportunity to discuss ideas, experiences and new strategies in an inclusive environment.

To join us for the event, please use this Zoom link: https://ucla.zoom.us/j/96099980744

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 30, 12:30PM-1:30PM

Remote Teaching Panel

Talia Isayan, Class of 2020, English Major

Claire Chua, Class of 2020, Psychology Major

Amy Karoll, PhD Student, Near Eastern Languages & Cultures

Jordan Galczynski, PhD Student, Near Eastern Languages & Cultures

Dr. Kara Cooney, Professor of Near Eastern Languages & Cultures

Dr. David MacFadyen, Professor of Comparative Literature and EPIC Faculty Co-Director

Opening remarks by Dean David Schaberg, Professor and Dean of Humanities. Facilitated by Dr. Lisa Felipe, EPIC Program Director.

A prelude to the UCLA Humanities Welcome, the Ready, Set, Teach! Remote Teaching Panel will feature a group of faculty, TAs, and undergrads sharing insights and lessons learned from last spring quarter’s remote learning and teaching experiences. Audience members will be given the opportunity to engage with the panelists during a Q&A session. While this event features instructors and students from Humanities courses, all are welcome to join.

This is a Zoom webinar meeting and registration is required. Please register for your personalized link.

Please Register for the Ready, Set, Teach! Fall Teaching Panel 


UCLA Fall Teaching Forum Link to Event Details


Ready, Set, Teach! is part of the Fall Teaching Forum suite of events sponsored by EPIC, CAT & CEILS. For more information, please see Fall Teaching Forum – Leaning into Remote Teaching.



Sep 29, 2020
Sep 30, 2020
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