News & Features
The start of the semester was a busy one at the CTL. Catch up on recent program launches, project milestones, and other activities and accomplishments from our staff and collaborators across Columbia University.
On January 30, University President Lee C. Bollinger hosted an event in Low Memorial Library for the release of Columbia University and Slavery, a website created by Columbia faculty, students, and CTL staff to present information about Columbia’s historic connections with the institution of slavery to the public.
On February 8, 2017, Columbia University will launch a new MOOC (massive open online course) Global Muckraking: Investigative Journalism and Global Media on the edX platform. The course is free and open to all.
Save the date! On March 6, the Office of the Provost welcomes the Columbia teaching and learning community to celebrate the innovative efforts of faculty and graduate students in transforming their courses and pedagogies.
Columbia instructors can now request teaching observations from the CTL to get a fresh perspective on their teaching goals and receive feedback from a trained consultant.
Watch a video and read excerpts from an interview with Professor Bette Weneck, Associate Director and Lecturer of the Center on History and Education at Teachers College, Columbia University, to learn how she and her students are breaking history out of the archives with a digital exhibition project.