MacVicar Day 2018

MacVicar Day 2018

Friday, March 09, 2018 at 2:00pm
6-120, 6-120

Symposium: 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Reception: 4:00 – 5:00 pm (in the Chipman Room, 6-104)

The symposium will explore classroom practices and teaching strategies that include, engage, and support all students. Panelists will share specific examples of how they have created inclusive learning environments and supported learning for all.

In addition to honoring the 2018 MacVicar Faculty Fellows, the MacVicar program will be hosting a public symposium titled, “Inclusive Pedagogies: Building a Vibrant Community of Learners at MIT”.

The panel will be hosted by Vice Chancellor Ian Waitz and speakers will include Catherine Drennan, Eric Klopfer, Katrina LaCurts, Christine Ortiz, and Meredith Thompson.

A special introduction will honor Paul Gray’s contributions to undergraduate education and in particular, his commitment to making MIT more diverse and representative.

Panel will include:

Ian A Waitz, host

Prof. Catherine Drennan
Prof. Eric Klopfer
Dr. Katrina LaCurts
Prof. Christine Ortiz
Prof. Meredith Thompson