Past Events

  • 2018 Jun 11

    Summer Institute on Scientific Teaching

    (All day)

    Location: 

    Science Center, Room 418d

    The 2018 Harvard Summer Institute on Scientific Teaching is a two-day workshop that will convene a community of STEM faculty interested in applying evidence-based techniques and principles to their teaching. Workshop Schedule

    The goals of the two-day workshop are to help prepare faculty to:

    1. Maximize the value of class time using evidence-based pedagogies,
    2. Design...
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  • 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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  • 2018 Apr 23

    Faculty Lunch on Learning

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    50 Church St, Room 308

    Minding Making

    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? This is the question that animates Jennifer Roberts' recent work as a...

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  • 2018 Apr 13

    Faculty Lunch on Learning

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

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

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

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

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  • 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 06

    Speaking with Authority

    1:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    125 Mt Auburn Street, Room 325

    How can you establish and maintain credibility as a speaker? What makes a speaker sound confident? In this interactive workshop, we will discuss and practice verbal and nonverbal strategies for establishing a presence and speaking with authority with consideration for a range of academic contexts, such as in teaching, participating in discussions, or giving a presentation.
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  • 2018 Mar 09

    Big Talk: Telling Your Professional Story

    1:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    125 Mt Auburn Street, Room 325

    How can you make a strong impression by talking confidently about your research? How can you share and adapt your professional story for people you meet in research groups, professional conferences, and beyond? In this session, participants will practice telling their professional stories in both informal and more formal contexts.... Read more about Big Talk: Telling Your Professional Story

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