Academic Affairs

Spring 2009

Seminars and Colloquia on Teaching

Spring 2009

  • Wed., Jan. 28, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Allen Wells (History)
    "The Abduction of a Professor: A Cold War Cautionary Tale"
  • Tues., Feb. 3, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Damon Gannon (Bowdoin Scientific Station on Kent Island / Biology)
    "Opportunities for Faculty and Students at the Bowdoin Scientific Station on Kent Island"
  • Wed., Feb.11, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Rachel Connelly (Center for Learning and Teaching / Economics)
    "Quantitative Reasoning Across the Curriculum"
  • Tues., Feb. 17, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Doris Santoro (Education)
    "Exit Interviews: Why Teachers Leave a Profession They Love"
  • Wed., Feb. 25, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Dale Syphers (Physics)
    "Gender-Neutral Instruction and More: Ten Years of Research in Bowdoin's Introductory Physics Course"
  • Wed., Mar. 4, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Rachel Connelly (Center for Learning and Teaching / Economics) and Kathleen O’Connor (The Writing Project)
    "Teaching Writing Versus Assigning Writing: A Pedagogical Discussion About Writing in 200-Level Courses"
  • Tues., Mar. 24, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Robert Sobak (Classics)
    "Drinking with Joe the Plumber in Classical Athens"
  • Wed., Apr. 1, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Julian Diaz (Economics)
    "The Welfare Impact of Trade Liberalization"
  • Tues., Apr. 7, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Sarah Conly (Philosophy)
    "Privacy and Politics"
  • Tues., Apr. 14, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Sherrie Bergman, Sue O’Dell (Library), and Matt Klingle (History / Environmental Studies)
    “An Author's Rights and Scholarly Communication Workshop”
  • Wed., Apr. 22, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Nancy Jennings (Education) and Janet Lohmann (Dean for Student Affairs)
    "’Best Practices’ for Academic Advising: A Discussion on What Works for Advisors"
  • Tues., Apr. 28, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Nancy Jennings (Education) and Suzanne Lovett (Psychology) "How Did it Go? Students' Perceptions of Success in their First Year of College"
  • Wed., May 6, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Main Lounge, Moulton Union
    Faculty Seminar Series: Roy Partridge (Sociology/Anthropology) and Randy Stakeman (History / Africana Studies Emeriti)
    "Multicultural Conversations"