Archive for April, 2010

Q&A: Teaching Philosophy

Today a student stopped by with a question that I’ll pose to you below about teaching philosophies. These statements are increasingly important for students going on the job market, and even for students seeking certain kinds of graduate student teaching positions within the University. Q: Does the department keep a file of sample statements of […]

Lounge Flowers

This flower (called a “testament to hope” by one student) is actually blooming in the lounge right now. For two years, this otherwise slimy, limp, and lifeless plant was kept alive by Tara Morin. And today, it blooms! It may have been a hard winter, but now it really is spring.