Sheridan has created a new resource, Ways to Support Student Assignments During Times of Disruption. For reasons that include weather, travel, or illness, there are times when course plans need to be adjusted. This newsletter offers creative approaches to making these adjustments, through both lower and higher tech means.
Please help us welcome Jennifer (Jen) Kim, who recently started as English Language Specialist. Jen comes to Brown from Seoul National University of Science and Technology, where she was an Assistant Professor of English. Jen’s full bio can be found here.
Please help us welcome Dr. Linda Clark, who will be working with the Sheridan Center and the Data Science Initiative to support teaching and learning of data science across the curriculum. Linda comes to Brown from Central Connecticut State University, where she served as Associate Professor in Educational Leadership. Linda’s full bio can be found here.
Dr. Austin Jackson will join the Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning and the Nonfiction Writing Program as Visiting Assistant Professor of English and the Assistant Director of the Writing Center.
Sit in on a colleague's course to learn a new approach to teaching or a different subject! Sheridan Advisory Board members and other Brown faculty will open up their classrooms to other instructors, between September 24 and October 5. We invite other instructors to attend to spark cross-university conversations about teaching and learning.
Starting April 3, Dr. Stacey Lawrence will serve as Assistant Director for STEM Initiatives. In this role, Stacey will support all members of Brown's STEM teaching and learning community by contributing to Sheridan Center programs and services.