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Shane Bobrycki receives 2014 Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates

May 23, 2014

Please join us in congratulating Shane Bobrycki for receiving the Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates. This award is given each year to five teaching fellows who have been nominated by their departments. The recipients are chosen from the list of nominees by the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. The award includes a $1,000 prize from a gift given by David G. Nathan ’51, M.D. ’55 (Robert A.

Professors Laurel Thatcher Ulrich and Andrew Gordon featured in Boston Globe article about Harvard’s embrace of online technologies for teaching and research

May 19, 2014

“Laurel Thatcher Ulrich and Andrew Gordon, both preparing to teach a new breed of free online classes, met in the iconic Widener Library — bequeathed to Harvard University by the family of a Titanic victim — to discuss a topic in social history: the influence of the sewing machine on Japan’s modernization.