October 2014

October 1, 2014

As of July 1, 2014, the Center for Scientific Teaching (CST) joined with other teaching support units on campus to form a consolidated Yale Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL). CST’s Jennifer Frederick was appointed the Executive Director of the new Yale CTL. Congratulations, Jenny! More info and updates about CTL can be found here.

Yale Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry Lecturer Kaury Kucera recently led a team from the Center for Scientific Teaching (CST) Summer Institute to win one of two America Competes Act Challenges sponsored by the Center for Scientific Review (CSR) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The group was awarded $10,000 by the NIH center. Congratulations to Kaury and her team! More info here.

Former Handelsman Lab Undergraduate Yin Guan (daughter of current researcher Changhui Guan) recently began teaching at King’s Academy in Jordan. She is a faculty member in the Department of Mathematics and Department of Physical and Life Sciences. Congratulations, Yin! More info here.