Designing the Course of the Future: Stephen Larsen Visit

As our seminar on “Designing the Course of the Future” has proceeded, we have had the pleasure of welcoming guest speakers on a variety of topics: Sherry Turkle of MIT on the social and psychological effects of technology, Tom Jehn of the Harvard College Writing Program on writing across the curriculum, Lynn Stein of Olin…

Designing the Course of the Future: Report on Week 2

The Bok Center’s “Designing the Course of the the Future” seminar met for the second time this past week to tackle the problem of “knowledge” (for more information on the seminar, click here). Over the course of the session, one key theme that kept emerging was the connection between what we were terming “knowing” and…