Past Events

  • 2020 May 07

    Lessons from (and for) Teaching Online

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom -Participants will receive Zoom Link via email prior to the event.

    The rapid transition to online education has imposed a massive experiment in the ways we teach.  With this disruption also comes an opportunity to tap into our collective wisdom and share the creativity with which we have met these challenges.  

    At the same time, the unexpected disruption offers an opportunity to rethink how we teach. We invite SEAS Faculty to join us for a showcase of some of the approaches SEAS faculty have taken and an interactive discussion where we collectively reflect on the changes that have occurred and discuss how some of these...

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  • 2020 Apr 23

    LInc Talk

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Via Zoom -


    The Art of the Question Formulation Technique: Teaching Students to Ask Better Questions

    Dan Rothstein, EdDDan Rothstein, EdD
    Director
    Right Question Institute
    Cambridge, MA 

    The best students ask the best questions, and questioning is at the heart of curiosity. Is there a way to teach students to ask better questions? With the move online, this issue is more relevant than ever before, given that student engagement and discussion is key to success.... Read more about LInc Talk

  • 2020 Apr 23

    LInc Talk

    11:50am to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    East Dining Room, Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy St.

    Fostering Deep Intentions in Learning  

    Cancelled - due to University Policy on COVID-19. We will reschedule this talk during the next academic year. 

    ken bainKen Bain, PhD 
    President of The Best Teachers Institute 
    Author - What the Best College Teachers Do (Harvard University Press) 
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  • 2020 Apr 09

    LInc Talk

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    East Dining Room, Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy St.

    Powerful Teaching: Unleash the Science of Learning
    Cancelled - due to University Policy on COVID-19. We will reschedule this talk during the next academic year. 

    AgarwalPooja K. Agarwal, PhD
    Cognitive Scientist & Author, Powerful Teaching: Unleash the Science of Learning
    Assistant Professor, Berklee College of Music
    Founder of RetrievalPractice.org

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  • 2020 Mar 26

    LInc Talk

    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Location: 

    Brooks Room, Pierce 213, 29 Oxford St.

    How to Enhance STEM by Making it Inclusive

    ****Cancelled - due to University Policy on COVID-19**** We hope to reschedule this talk during the next academic year. 

    CSChandralekha Singh, PhD, Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pittsburgh... Read more about LInc Talk

  • 2020 Feb 20

    LInc Talk

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    East Dining Room, Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy St.

     
    Unlocking The Full Value of Higher Education Through Relationship-Rich and Work-Integrated Learning

    Brandon BusteedBrandon Busteed
    President, University Partners
    Kaplan, Inc.
    Former 
    Global Head of Public Sector at Gallup – serving higher education, government and foundations. 

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  • 2019 Nov 14

    LInc Talk

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    North Dining Room, Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy St.

    PPT Presentation Slides

    Measuring Student Learning Through Solution Diversity

    Chris Rogers, PhDChris Rogers, PhD 
    Professor and Chair
    Mechanical Engineering
    Tufts University 

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  • 2019 Oct 31

    LInc Talk

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    The Reading Room, Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy St.

    PPT Presentation Slides 

    Reimagining General Education: Design Thinking and Intrinsic Motivation Perspectives

    Richard Miller, PhDRichard K. Miller, PhD 
    President and Professor of Mechanical Engineering 
    Olin College of Engineering 


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  • 2019 Mar 28

    Faculty Workshop

    2:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    The Brooks Room, 213 Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford St.

    RSVP 
    Eight Ways to Use Computation to Teach Everything Else

    allen downeyAllen Downey, PhD 
    Professor of Computer Science 
    Olin College of Engineering 
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