Harvard students Eryn Heying (Harvard Graduate School of Education), Kimi Fafowora '17 (applied mathematics), and Briana "Bri" Belser '15, will all be at the HarvardX office this semester.
Eryn, Kimi, and Bri (who worked previously as a HarvardX video intern) will be working as Documentation Assistants, charged with carefully working through all our past courses and documenting things like course structures, video types, assessment word counts, and other interesting data.
Harvard Gazette By Beth Giudicessi, Harvard Correspondent
Scholars who work with historical objects may think of those objects as worlds apart from emerging technology, but students in two courses — one offered through the Committee on Medieval Studies and Harvard Divinity School, the other through the Program in General Education — harnessed the power of both to curate exhibits now on display. Read more about Scrolls and Scrolling
The team from the Harvard Initiative for Learning and Teaching (HILT) will be moving to the 4th floor of 125 Mt Auburn Street.
The building also houses HarvardX and select members of various related efforts, such as the Teaching, Learning and Technologies strategic initiative; the Bok Center for Teaching and Learning, and Division of Continuing Education (DCE).
HarvardX has appointed Rebecca Petersen to be its first senior research manager for HarvardX research.
At HarvardX, Rebecca will support the development and implementation of research strategies via the HarvardX Research Committee; manage the research side of the HarvardX organization, including collaboration with the HarvardX instructional development team on the integration of research into course and module development; and serve as primary advocate for HarvardX research needs in our partnerships and collaborations. Read more about Rebecca Petersen Appointed as Senior Research Manager for HarvardX