Harvard Horizons: Tell Us Your Story

Harvard’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences has announced an exciting new initiative designed to highlight and promote the essential intellectual contributions of Harvard PhD students.  The “Harvard Horizons” initiative will culminate in a dynamic campus-wide symposium on May 6, 2013 in Sanders Theatre, when the Horizon Scholars will deliver short, general-interest talks that highlight…

Day 1 of the FTC

We wrapped up Day 1 of the Fall Teaching Conference just an hour or so ago, during which we discussed the “Fundamentals of Teaching” in the three divisions, heard an inspiring talk from Mike Smith about becoming part of Harvard’s “Community of Teachers,” and witnessed a panel of experienced Gen Ed TFs give thoughts on…

Announcing the Bok Center Teaching Certificate Program

The Bok Center is pleased to introduce the Teaching Certificate Program for graduate students across FAS. Building on the existing workshops, seminars, and teaching practicums offered through the Bok Center, the Teaching Certificate offers graduate students and teaching fellows a tangible marker of their ongoing development as teachers in higher education. The Certificate is structured…