On December 1, Joseph Tyler received the Graduate Teaching Certificate from the University of Michigan Center for Research on Learning and Teaching (CRLT). The certificate documents a range of experiences in teacher training and development, including orientations, training seminars, mentorship, preparation of a teaching philosophy and experience teaching. In addition to GSI responsibilities for courses in preparation for and while teaching courses in the Linguistics and English departments, Joseph's completion of the Preparing Future Faculty seminar in May-June, 2011 also contributed to the fulfillment of the requirements for the certificate. For more information on the certificate, see the website at http://sitemaker.umich.edu/um.gtc/.