Celebration of Teaching May 2

The Center for Teaching, in conjunction with the Graduate School, will host a celebration to mark the conclusion of another exciting year of teaching and learning at Vanderbilt.

The 2012 graduates of the Center for Teaching’s Teaching Certificate program will be honored Wednesday, May 2, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave. S. All are invited to attend.

The celebration includes remarks by:

  • Richard McCarty, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs
  • Dennis Hall, vice provost for research and dean of the Graduate School
  • John Sloop, senior associate dean for faculty, College of Arts and Science
  • Emily Nacol, political science, junior faculty teaching fellow
  • Jessica Riviere, German, teaching certificate recipient

We’ll celebrate 2011-12 highlights and achievements of the Vanderbilt teaching community, including:

  • Participants in the CFT’s Junior Faculty Teaching Fellows program
  • Recipients of the Teaching Certificate program
  • Graduate teaching Fellows
  • Teaching affiliates
  • Panelists featured at this year’s CFT events
  • Teaching as research fellows
  • CFT advisory board
  • CFT’s campus partners
  • Faculty who have received awards for their teaching accomplishments.

A reception will follow. RSVP to the Celebration of Teaching by May 1.

Contact: Derek Bruff