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Giza Pyramids in the Visualization Lab

Giza Pyramids in the Visualization Lab

October 6, 2016

Please follow this link to a video that features the innovative work being done in the EPS Visualization Lab to teach students about the Egyptology and the Giza pyramids.  A wonderful example of the evolving role that visualization is playing in education and research exrtending well beyond Earth and planetary science.

Naomi Oreskes Awards for Outstanding Climate Science Communication and AGU Ambassador

Naomi Oreskes Awards for Outstanding Climate Science Communication and AGU Ambassador

September 22, 2016

Please join us in congratulating Affiliated Faculty member Naomi Oreskes on being awarded the Stephen H. Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communication.  The award is given to a natural or social scientist who has made extraordinary scientific contributions and communicated that knowledge to a broad public in a clear and compelling fashion.

Bok Center's Distinction in Teaching awards announced

September 21, 2016

We are pleased to share the winners of the Spring 2016 Harvard University Certificate of Distinction in Teaching! The Bok Center for Teaching and Learning reserves this award for outstanding teaching fellows and assistants (complete list here). All scored 4.5 or higher (out of a total of 5) on their teaching evaluations. The recipients will be invited to a reception on October 19 to receive their certificates.

Welcome and Welcome Back BBQ

Welcome and Welcome Back BBQ

September 8, 2016

Please join us on the lawn in front of Hoffman Labs on Thursday (Sept 8th) from 4 - 8 pm for our annual Welcome and Welcome Back Party.  Featuring some great BBQ, cold drinks, and sweet desserts, this is a great opportunity to connect with friends and colleagues and get the academic year off to a fin start.  Hope to see you there!