Welcome to the Sheridan Center

Farewell to Sheridan Center Executive Director Kathy Takayama

Kathy Takayama will be assuming a new position as Associate Provost and Executive Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at Columbia University at the end of August. Please join us for her farewell reception on Tuesday August 18th at the Faculty Club (3:30 - 5 pm).



Register now for:

New TA Orientation to Teaching at Brown

New Faculty Orientation to Teaching at Brown

New Faculty Orientation Workshop: Teaching for the First Time
Thurs, Sept 3, 12:30-1:30pm
Lunch will be served. RSVP here to reserve a place at this workshop.

New Faculty Orientation Workshop: Interactive Classrooms
Tues, Sept 8, 2-3pm
RSVP here to reserve a place at this workshop.


The Sheridan Center is a place where faculty, graduate students and postdocs come together from across the disciplines to inquire about, explore and reflect upon teaching and learning as ongoing and collaborative processes.   Our programs, services and resources are available to all members of the Brown community, including full-time and part-time faculty, postdoctoral fellows, teaching fellows and teaching assistants. 

The Sheridan Center is here to support you.

  • We are Brown’s go-to-place for practical advice about teaching and professional development.  
  • We promote best practices and promising new practices in teaching.
  • We support instructors as they launch and develop their professional careers.

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