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Thursday, Mar 7, 2019

Princeton Teaching Week, held March 1-7, fostered conversation about teaching approaches and innovations among faculty in different departments and programs. The event was organized by the McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning.

Friday, Feb 22, 2019

Princeton Teaching Week, a new initiative from the McGraw Center, will focus attention on the University’s commitment to the advancement of teaching and learning.

Monday, Feb 18, 2019

Máté Bezdek, Sarah Carson, Daniel Floryan and Matthew Ritger have been named winners of the Porter Ogden Jacobus Fellowship, Princeton University’s top honor for graduate students. The fellowships support their final year of study at Princeton and are awarded to one Ph.D.

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2019

Princeton University (PU) doctoral students used glowing terms to describe their experience as adjunct faculty members at Mercer County Community College (MCCC) this fall.

Monday, Nov 12, 2018

Samvida Venkatesh, McGraw Center Tutor, Awarded Rhodes Scholarship Samvida Venkatesh ’19, A McGaw Center Head Tutor has been chosen as a 2019 Rhodes Scholar. Concentrating in molecular biology and pursuing certificates in computer science and quantitative and computational biology, Venkatesh is also...

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Students who need to learn statistics and R programming can now take a short, online course called  “Introduction to Statistics with R.”  The course has been developed specifically for Princeton students by Tracy Reuter and Felicia Zhang, both fourth-year...

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

The McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning is thrilled to announce a new project-based Faculty Fellows Program. Each academic year we will partner with two faculty members from different divisions to advance a specific pedagogical innovation or teaching-related initiative. The goal of the program is to support faculty innovation and make it...

Monday, Sep 10, 2018
by Nic Voge, Senior Associate Director
Welcome, Class of 2022, to Princeton – and welcome to The McGraw Center! Our goal is to help you take full advantage of the academic opportunities and resources available at Princeton while also maintaining balance and taking care of yourselves. We think hard about what is new and unfamiliar to students as they transition to the Princeton...
Monday, Sep 10, 2018

Principedia, a community-sourced wiki about learning at  Princeton, was showcased in a recent Chronicle article exploring how it helps students uncover the invisible curriculum of college learning.  

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018

Gillian Knapp, emeritus professor of Astrophysical Sciences at Princeton and founder of the McGraw Center’s Prison Teaching Initiative (PTI), receives Presidential award for STEM mentorship.

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