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Three professors named 2017 MacVicar Fellows

Hare, Hughes, and Yang receive the Institute’s highest undergraduate teaching award. Three MIT professors have been selected as 2017 MacVicar Faculty Fellows, awarded for exceptional undergraduate teaching, mentoring, and educational…

Gregory Dooley Awarded Henry Kendall Teaching Award

We are pleased to announce that MKI graduate student Greg Dooley was recently named one of the Fall 2013 recipients of the Henry Kendall Teaching Award in the <a…

Q&A: Rainer Weiss on LIGO’s origins. MIT physicist developed the concept for LIGO as a teaching exercise.

…to prove Einstein right. Q: Where does the story of LIGO begin? A: It started here in 1967. I was asked by the head of the teaching program in physics…

John Belcher receives prestigious Oersted Medal

…(2000), Daniel Kleppner (1997), Anthony French (1989), Victor Weisskopf (1976), Francis Friedman (1963), and Jerrold Zacharias (1961). Department of Physics 13742 http://newsoffice.mit.edu/2015/john-belcher-receives-oersted-medal-physics-teaching-0804 2015-08-04 07:37:01 10179 Read Original Article Link http://newsoffice.mit.edu/2015/john-belcher-receives-oersted-medal-physics-teaching-0804…

Exploring Metacogntive Visual Literacy Tasks for Teaching Astronomy

1 American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts #215 Slater, T.F. and Slater, S. and Dwyer, W. 1 9071 Slater, T.F. and Slater, S. and Dwyer, W. yes…

Exploring Backwards Faded Scaffolding as a Teaching Innovation in the ASTRO 101 Lab

1 American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts #213 Lyons, D.J. and Ganguly, R. and Reiser, M. and Slater, S.J. and Slater, T.F. 1 9076 Lyons, D.J. and Ganguly,…

Unexpected Challenges in Teaching Students How to Use Light Curves

1 American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts #217 Slater, T.F. and Slater, S.J. and for Astronomy, C. and Physics Education ResearchCAPER Team 1 9065 Slater, T.F. and Slater,…

History

…Data System with a Central Node located at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and a set of Discipline Nodes at other sites. The Center housed that part of the Geosciences Node

Resources

Technology Licensing Office (TLO) MIT’s Technology Licensing Office offers numerous resources to the MIT community about how to license intellectual property.Download Forms Teaching Resource – Wallace Observatory…

Belcher John W.

John W. Belcher 1 1 312 9415 407 John Belcher receives prestigious Oersted Medal — MIT professor of physics honored with the highest teaching award in the American physics community….