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Bok Center's Pamela Pollock Wins 2017 FAS Dean's Distinction Award

February 23, 2017

Congratulations to Pamela Pollock for her outstanding contributtion to the Bok Center and Harvard community!

The Dean's Distinction Award is given to eligible FAS and SEAS staff members who are nominated by faculty and staff members based on their exceptional service and who act with the highest integrity and serve as role models among FAS and SEAS staff. Read more about Bok Center's Pamela Pollock Wins 2017 FAS Dean's Distinction Award

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Poetry unbound

February 16, 2017

For Elisa New, teaching poetry to the uninitiated has been as gratifying as teaching English concentrators and confirmed poetry lovers.

Her Gen Ed course, “Poetry in America,”  attracts students from across disciplines. Now the Powell M. Cabot Professor of American Literature wants to reach an even broader audience in a new course called “Poetry in America for Teachers: The City from Whitman to Hip Hop.” The online offering — created, in part, with a new faculty fellowship from the Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning — aims to give secondary school instructors rich content and Read more about Poetry unbound