Journal Club will not meet today, Thursday, May the 4th. Please plan to attend the LTC event with Dr. Drennan.
“Perspectives on Improving Science Education”
Thursday, May 4th, 2017 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in Weitz 236
Catherine Drennan, Professor of Chemistry and Biology at MIT, has been involved in many efforts to improve science courses and to broaden the diversity of students who succeed in these classes. She will discuss some of her recent efforts, including developing videos for introductory students that introduce them to the gender and ethnic diversity of contemporary scientists and developing a curriculum for science teachers about building inclusive learning environments.