Workshop

  • 2020 Mar 04

    Use Text to Make Art: An Introduction to Pre-Texts Methodology

    Repeats every day, 3 times .
    3:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Bok Center, 125 Mt Auburn St. 3rd Floor

    Led by:
    --Doris Sommer, Ira and Jewell Williams Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and of African and African American Studies
    --Thomas Wisniewski, Bok Pedagogy Fellow, Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning Lecturer on Comparative Literature

    Are you interested in creative ways of engaging with texts in the Harvard classroom? In this session you will get a taste of the Pre-Texts method, and think about how to use it. With the single prompt: “Use this text to make art,”...

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  • 2020 Mar 05

    Use Text to Make Art: An Introduction to Pre-Texts Methodology

    3:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Bok Center, 125 Mt Auburn St. 3rd Floor

    Led by:
    --Doris Sommer, Ira and Jewell Williams Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and of African and African American Studies
    --Thomas Wisniewski, Bok Pedagogy Fellow, Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning Lecturer on Comparative Literature

    Are you interested in creative ways of engaging with texts in the Harvard classroom? In this session you will get a taste of the Pre-Texts method, and think about how to use it. With the single prompt: “Use this text to make art,”...

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  • 2020 Mar 06

    Use Text to Make Art: An Introduction to Pre-Texts Methodology

    3:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Bok Center, 125 Mt Auburn St. 3rd Floor

    Led by:
    --Doris Sommer, Ira and Jewell Williams Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and of African and African American Studies
    --Thomas Wisniewski, Bok Pedagogy Fellow, Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning Lecturer on Comparative Literature

    Are you interested in creative ways of engaging with texts in the Harvard classroom? In this session you will get a taste of the Pre-Texts method, and think about how to use it. With the single prompt: “Use this text to make art,”...

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  • 2020 Mar 12

    Workshop: Communicating Your Research

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    5 Cowperthwaite St Cambridge | Harvard University Housing

    Led By: Pamela Pollock, Director of Professional Development, Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning

    How do you respond when someone asks you what you are working on? How do you describe your research to your introductory students? In this interactive workshop, hosted by the Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning and the Graduate Student Commons, you will get an overview of some essential skills for communicating your research clearly to a non-specialist audience. Participants will explore the value of communicating their research to students and develop strategies...

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  • 2020 Mar 27

    Workshop: Public Speaking for International Scholars

    10:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Peabody Terrace | Harvard University Housing

    Led by: Sarah Emory, Assistant Director, International Teachers and Scholars, Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning

    As an international scholar, do you feel confident when presenting, speaking up in a group meeting, or communicating with new people? Are you getting your message across in a way that others can easily follow? In this interactive workshop, learn concrete strategies to improve your pronunciation and public speaking skills, and practice techniques to be more persuasive and engaging when speaking in a variety of academic contexts. This workshop, hosted by the...

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