Past Events

Organizing a Successful Writing Group in the Digital Age

Science Center, 3rd floor Sciences Library

A writing group offers an effective, efficient way for educators to mentor their graduate and undergraduate students in a collaborative environment. Join us as John Rosenberg (GS, History) discusses the benefits and challenges of organizing a successful writing group in the era of Dropbox and Skype.

The Sheridan Teaching Seminar - Developing Student Learning Goals: Course & Syllabus Design

Salomon Center, Room 001

Developing Student Learning Goals: Course & Syllabus Design. This lecture provides frameworks for best practices in course development. Prof. Laura Snyder (Education) will articulate effective course development techniques, using the syllabus as a design tool. Profs. Jan Tullis (Geological Sciences) and Andy Pennock (Public Policy) will provide Brown Faculty perspectives on the development of their own course syllabi.