Faculty

2018 Apr 11

Harvard Horizons Symposium

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theater

Each year, eight PhD candidates are chosen to receive in-depth, personalized mentoring and coaching by the Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning. The program culminates in a symposium of brief, compelling talks where these scholars present their research from the Sanders Theatre stage.

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2018 Apr 23

Faculty Lunch: Minding Making

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

50 Church St, Room 308

Jennifer Roberts, Elizabeth Cary Agassiz Professor of the Humanities in the Department of History of Art and Architecture

If the artisanal and technical skills behind artmaking are forms of knowledge, how can (or should) that knowledge be integrated into the analytical methods of art history and of the humanities more broadly?... Read more about Faculty Lunch: Minding Making

2018 Apr 13

Faculty Lunch: Virtual Earth or field trip to Mars: Integrating visualization technology into science teaching

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

McKinstry Room, Geological Museum 204, 24 Oxford St, Cambridge

John Shaw, Harry C. Dudley Professor of Structural and Economic Geology, Harvard College Professor, and Chair of the Department of Earth and Planetary Science

Immersive visualization experiences are transforming the landscape of science education, bringing students beyond the classroom to experience remote field sites and other inaccessible environments, from molecular to planetary scales.... Read more about Faculty Lunch: Virtual Earth or field trip to Mars: Integrating visualization technology into science teaching

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

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