Events



Lend Me Your Ears: The Art of the Lecture

Professor Jeremy McInerney, Classics

Friday, October 31 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Alice Hu, CTL Graduate Fellow, Classics

Location: Classics lounge, 2nd floor Cohen

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Classics department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Using Client-Based Research in Teaching

Professors Megan Ryerson and David Hsu, City & Regional Planning

Tuesday, November 4 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Ben Chrisinger, CTL Graduate Fellow, City & Regional Planning

Location: Meyerson G-12

Summary: Faculty in practice-oriented fields may conduct research for organizations outside the academy, such as nonprofits, businesses, or governments. Incorporating these experiences into curricula can offer students perspectives on new content as well as their future career goals. Two faculty in City & Regional Planning, Drs. Megan Ryerson and David Hsu, will share their experiences incorporating work with real-world clients into the classroom.

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the City & Regional Planning department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.
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Creating Effective Aids for Framing Lecture and Discussion in Philosophy

Professor Karen Detlefsen, Philosophy

Wednesday, November 5 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Justin Bernstein, CTL Graduate Fellow, Philosophy

Location: Cohen Hall, Room 392

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Philosophy department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Compelling Presentations in the Classroom

Professor Guy Grossman, Political Science

Monday, November 10 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Ian Hartshorn, CTL Graduate Fellow, Political Science

Location: Stiteler Hall Forum

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Political Science department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Religious Identity in the Classroom

Professor Anthea Butler, Religious Studies

Thursday, November 13 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Phillip Webster, CTL Graduate Fellow, Religious Studies

Location: Room 204 Cohen Hall

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Religious Studies department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Teaching a Seminar Course in Biology

Professor Paul Sniegowski, Biology

Friday, November 14 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Tany Singh, CTL Graduate Fellow, Biology

Location: Goddard, room 101

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Biology department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Reconciling Teaching Facts and Teaching Criticality

Professors Projit Mukharji, History and Sociology of Science, and Teren Sevea, South Asia Studies

Tuesday, November 18 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Peter Sachs Collopy, CTL Graduate Felllow, History & Sociology of Science

Location: Hughes Lounge, Cohen 351

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the History and Sociology of Science department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Designing an Effective Museum Assignment

Professors Cam Grey, Classics, and Ann Kuttner, History of Art, and Dr. Anne Tiballi, Mellon Curricular Facilitator, Penn Museum

Wednesday, November 19 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Alice Hu, CTL Graduate Fellow, Classics

Location: Classics lounge, 2nd floor Cohen

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Classics department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.

Teaching Proofs

Professor Sanjeev Khanna, Computer and Information Sciences

Wednesday, November 19 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Lili Dworkin, CTL Graduate Fellow, Computer and Information Sciences

Location: Levine 307

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Computer and Information Sciences department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Gender in the classroom

Professor Anna Weesner, Music

Thursday, November 20 | 9:00 am - 10:15 am

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Vanessa Williams, CTL Graduate Fellow, Music

Location: Lerner Center 102

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Music department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

The Variety of Written Assignments in the Philosophy Classroom

Professor Alex Guerrero, Philosophy

Thursday, November 20 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Justin Bernstein, CTL Graduate Fellow, Philosophy

Location: Cohen Hall, Room 203

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Philosophy department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Incorporating Active Learning in Chemistry Classes

Dr. Susan Phillips, Physical Chemistry Coordinator, Chemistry

Thursday, November 20 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Jacob Nagy, CTL Graduate Fellow, Chemistry

Location: Vagelos 2000

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Chemistry department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Teaching a Primary Text

Professor David Stern, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Thursday, December 4 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Phillip Webster, CTL Graduate Fellow, Religious Studies

Location: Room 204 Cohen Hall

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Religious Studies department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.