Faculty Lunch: The Research Paper and its Discontents


Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 12:00pm to 1:00pm


Science Center 318

Jane Kamensky, Professor of History and Carl and Lily Pforzheimer Foundation Director of the Schlesinger Library

Is it time to retire the research paper? Professor Jane Kamensky will lead a discussion of the strengths and shortcomings of the undergraduate research paper, reflecting on the strategies she used in her lecture course on the American Revolution to get beyond the research paper, and sharing  examples and student feedback.