Sheri Sheppard, a distinguished professor of mechanical engineering with a background in the auto industry, was honored with the 2014 U.S. Professor of the Year award this past fall. The Stanford Daily caught up with Sheppard in the wake of her award to discuss her unique teaching style and how the mechanical engineering (ME) department…
Students are now receiving subject and writing tutoring in dining halls through a joint effort between the Hume Center for Writing and Speaking and the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) that replaces the previous model of assigned resident tutors in dorms.
Robyn Dunbar succeeded longtime Director of the Center of Teaching and Learning (CTL) Michele Marincovich ‘68, who is moving on to become senior advisor to Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education Harry Elam.
The directors of the Student Initiated Courses (SIC) program increased the number of program coordinators and the overseeing faculty committee this year to address the rise in applications received so far.
With its 35th anniversary around the corner, the Center for Teaching and Learning is gearing up to celebrate its work at Stanford.