Faculty

2018 Mar 20

Faculty Lunch: On Power and Ambiguity in the Student-Adviser Relation

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

50 Church St, Room 308

Mario Small, Grafstein Family Professor of Sociology

Professor Mario Small will share insights from his recent book, Someone To Talk To, which examines—based in large part on the experiences of graduate students in their first, often difficult year in their programs—how people make decisions about whom to turn to when they need support.... Read more about Faculty Lunch: On Power and Ambiguity in the Student-Adviser Relation

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We moved!

January 12, 2018

The Bok Center's Learning Lab and other Science Center staff have moved to 50 Church Street, 3rd floor. Come visit us here!... Read more about We moved!

2018 May 02

Spring Showcase

3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

50 Church St, 3rd Floor

 Join the Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning as we showcase projects and innovations across the Harvard teaching community.  Our community of students, scholars, and staff will be sharing what we have done and learned this year, though hands-on demonstrations, videos, and poster presentations.

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2017 Dec 06

Formative Feedback for Teaching Development: A Focused Conversation

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Science Center 300H

Led by Cheryl Jeffs, EdD
Educational development consultant at the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning at the University of Calgary

Formative feedback is an intentional, voluntary, developmental strategy for instructors to receive feedback about their teaching with the goal of better understanding and improving student learning.... Read more about Formative Feedback for Teaching Development: A Focused Conversation

2017 Dec 06

Faculty Lunch: Virtual reality: Fostering cultural understanding, empathy, and critical engagement in the language classroom

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Science Center 318

Nicole Mills, Senior Preceptor in Romance Languages and Literatures and Coordinator of the French Language Program

The integration of emerging technologies into foreign language learning and teaching can engage, motivate, empower, and optimize the language learning experience.... Read more about Faculty Lunch: Virtual reality: Fostering cultural understanding, empathy, and critical engagement in the language classroom

Measuring an Education

Measuring an Education

October 23, 2017

In the November 2017 issue of Harvard Magazine, Harvard President Drew Faust reflects on the ways that we measure and evaluate the success (and value) of a Harvard education, and highlights the Bok Center's efforts to innovate undergraduate pedagogy:... Read more about Measuring an Education

Innovative teaching is recognized

Innovative Teaching Recognized

March 29, 2017

Congratulations to Learning Lab faculty partner Elena Kramer on receiving the 2016 Fannie Cox Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching! Over the past two years, Kramer worked with Bok Center Media, Literacy, and Visualization Fellows Morgan Furze and Claire Meaders to develop creative assignments for her course.... Read more about Innovative Teaching Recognized

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