The Learning Oasis

Middle School Director Lauren GOldberg meets with a group of students in her office.

I don’t remember learning about the concept of “office hours” until I was an undergraduate. The idea that a faculty member would set aside specific blocks of time, several times a week, on a regular basis, for the sole purpose of meeting with students, was so exciting that I couldn’t Continue reading The Learning Oasis

Inviting Fresh Voices into the Classroom

The Current Topics science course is a mixtape of various units. In the past couple of years of this course, we have covered units in climate science, infectious disease, genetic engineering, forensic science, and marine biology. Because a lot of the material we cover is constantly evolving, we do not Continue reading Inviting Fresh Voices into the Classroom