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SEPT 2013 Syllabus

Links to presentation materials can be found at the 2013 SEPT Website.

Monday, June 24, 2013

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

    • "Fishbanks: Teaching Sustainability and Systems Thinking Through Simluations" - Jason Jay, SLoan School of Management
    • "MIT Mathlets: A Case Study of the Use of Educational Technology In & Out of the Classroom" - Prof. Haynes Miller, Philip Solondz(1948) Prof-MacVicar Faculty Fellow, Dept. of Mathematics
    • "EyeWire" - Prof. Sebastian Seung, Brain & Cognitive Sciences & Physics
    • "The Radix Endeavor" - Susannah Gordon-Messer, STEP Educational Content Mgr., Dept. of Urban Studies and Planning
    • BLOSSOMS - Prof. Richard Larson

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Thursday, June 27, 2013

    • "City Digits: Teaching Math Through Maps" - Assistant Prof. Sarah Williams, Dept. of Urban Studies & Planning
    • Pizza Lunch with MIT Grad Students
    • "New Science of Teams" - Toshiba Prof. Alex Pentland, Program in Media Arts & Sciences
    • "Game Design & Development" - Philip Tan, Research Scientists, Compartive Media Studies/Writing
    • McNamara Awards
    • "Integrating Sustainability Projects for 21st Century Learning" - Julie Crawford, SEPT '12
    • "Why We Need Pressure" - April Lanotte, SEPT '11

Friday, June 28, 2013

    NEST Reunion
    • "Welcome & Introduction to the Koch Institute" - Alex Fiorentino & Erika Reinfeld, Outreach Coordinators
    • "NanoDoc: Crowdsourcing Nanomedicine" - Sabine Hauert, post-doctoral researcher in the Bhatia Lab
    • Parallel Sessions - Hands-on Demonstrations & Cancer Research, and Tours of Public Galleries & Labs
    • Presentation by Alexandra Naba, post-doctoral researcher in the Hynes Laboratory
    • "edX" - Howard Lurie, Vice President of External Affairs, edX
    • Dinner Reception and Presentation of NEST Teacher of the Year Awards

Saturday, June 29, 2013

    Closing Reception
    • Breakfast
    • "All About NEST and its benefits to you" - Betty Catelli, NEST Co-Chair, SEPT '95
    • Presentations of Certificates, CEUs, and Awards

 

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