Education and Teaching
by Yale University
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Yale Professors and special guests speak on teaching, education and the important role education plays in our lives.
||Carol Christ reflects on the importance of a Liberal Arts education||Carol Christ, president of Smith College, speaking on the occasion of being awarded the Wilbur Cross Medal by the Graduate School. Ms. Christ received her PHD from Yale in 1970.||10/24/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||Life After Graduate School||Marie Boroff, Sterling Professor Emeritus of English at Yale, delivers her Convocation Address to Graduate Students.||8/22/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||Paul Friedrich discusses his different fields of study||Paul Friedrich, professor emeritus of anthropology, linguistics, and Slavic language and literatures at the University of Chicago, speaking on the occasion of being awarded the Wilbur Cross Medal by the Yale Graduate School.||10/24/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||Teaching Science: Lighting a Fire||Scott Strobel, chair and professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and Howard Hughes Medical Institute professor, believes the way science is taught deadens enthusiasm rather than kindling curiosity.||4/11/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||Science Saturdays: Engaging People in the Excitement of Science||Ainissa Ramirez discusses creation and development of the Science Saturdays workshops for "kids of all ages."||4/1/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||The Paradox of Interdisciplinary Work||Steven Girvin, Deputy Provost for Science and Technology speaks about the benefits and pitfalls of interdisciplinary research and teaching.||2/3/2009||Free||View in iTunes|