Posts Categorized: Innovation

Project Rebirth Screening at Georgetown

Members of the Georgetown community joined director Jim Whitaker (C ’90) on September 30 for a special screening of Rebirth, a feature-length documentary that follows several people whose lives were affected by the events of September 11, 2001.

Faculty Perspective: The Doyle Initiative

“In addition to trying to get students to think about diversity and tolerance, I actually got them to learn more social psychology; the whole process of thinking about each of the topics in a personal and applied way led to better academic understanding as well as good ethical applications.”

President DeGioia Interviews John Seely Brown

President DeGioia recently interviewed author, scientist, and teacher John Seely Brown about how universities such as Georgetown can respond to the challenges of educating students in a technology-driven global society. During the conversation, President DeGioia pointed to CNDLS and our work as an example of how Georgetown is grappling with these challenges. You can watch… Read more »

Evaluating Student Work on Blogs

In this post on the Georgetown University Digital Commons Labs blog, Program Coordinator Anna Kruse shares some strategies for evaluating student work on course and research blogs. She points out some useful resources, including rubrics that you might adapt for your own teaching.