Excellence in Teaching Conference


Spring Volunteer Weekend

Christian A. Johnson "Excellence in Teaching" Conference

Supported by the Christian A. Johnson Endeavor Foundation

The focus of the Excellence in Teaching Conference is "teaching and learning for a meaningful life," and will include panel discussions and presentations by six former CASE Professors of the Year. The conference will be moderated by  Ernest H. Williams, the Christian A. Johnson Excellence in Teaching Professor of Biology. 

Kennedy Auditorium, Science Center G027

Excellence in Teaching Conference Schedule

Saturday, April 2

8:40 a.m. Welcome by the Christian A. Johnson Excellence in Teaching  Professor of Biology Ernest Williams and Hamilton College Dean of Faculty Patrick Reynolds
8:50 a.m. Stephen H. Loomis, the Jean C. Tempel '65 Professor of Biology, Connecticut College
9:20 a.m. Barb Tewksbury, the Upson Chair of Public Discourse and Professor of Geosciences, Hamilton College
9:50 a.m. Jo Beth Mertens, associate professor and chair of economics, Hobart and Williams Smith Colleges
10:20 a.m. Panel discussion and questions from the audience
10:40 a.m. Break
11 a.m. Hong Gang Jin, the William R. Kenan Professor of Chinese, Hamilton College
11:30 a.m. Vivyan Adair, the Elihu Root Peace Fund Associate Professor of Women's Studies, Hamilton College
12 p.m. John Elder, college professor emeritus, Middlebury College
12:30 p.m. Panel discussion and questions from the audience
12:50 p.m. Farewell lunch for participants

Wellin Atrium, Science Center

Contact Information

Office of Alumni Relations

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