Teaching with Objects, Part 4

In this four-part series, Departmental Teaching Fellows Anita Nikkanen (Comparative Literature), Erin Blevins (Organismic and Evolutionary Biology), and Meredith Schweig (Music) reflect on the why, how, and what of teaching with objects. These reflections grew out of “Teaching with Tangible Things: Museum Collections in the Classroom,” a workshop they offered at the Bok Center’s 2012…

Teaching with Objects, Part 3

In this four-part series, Departmental Teaching Fellows Anita Nikkanen (Comparative Literature), Erin Blevins (Organismic and Evolutionary Biology), and Meredith Schweig (Music) reflect on the why, how, and what of teaching with objects. These reflections grew out of “Teaching with Tangible Things: Museum Collections in the Classroom,” a workshop they offered at the Bok Center’s 2012…

Teaching with Objects, Part 2

In this four-part series, Departmental Teaching Fellows Anita Nikkanen (Comparative Literature), Erin Blevins (Organismic and Evolutionary Biology), and Meredith Schweig (Music) reflect on the why, how, and what of teaching with objects. These reflections grew out of “Teaching with Tangible Things: Museum Collections in the Classroom,” a workshop they offered at the Bok Center’s 2012…

Bok Center Teaching Certificate Recipients

Congratulations to the first graduating class in the Bok Center’s new Teaching Certificate Program! Erin Blevins, OEB Louis Epstein, Music Allison Gale, EPS Odile Harter, English Arnold Ho, Psych Sadaf Jaffer, NELC Matthew Mugmon, Music Anita Nikkanen, Classics & Comp Lit Sean O’Reilly, History Asher Orkaby, History Ruxandra Paul, Government Shauna Shames, Government Victor Shnayder,…

Teaching with Objects, Part 1

In this four-part series, Departmental Teaching Fellows Anita Nikkanen (Comparative Literature), Erin Blevins (Organismic and Evolutionary Biology), and Meredith Schweig (Music) reflect on the why, how, and what of teaching with objects. These reflections grew out of “Teaching with Tangible Things: Museum Collections in the Classroom,” a workshop they offered at the Bok Center’s 2012…

Departmental Teaching Fellows at Work!

We’re long overdue for celebrating some of the great work done by the Bok Center’s trusty Departmental Teaching Fellows. Here are just a few examples of the diverse work undertaken by these graduate students: In the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Naseem Surhio  organized several workshops this semester, including a “Reflections on Teaching” workshop…