21Feb

City Seminar: Revanchist Kigali: Minor Architecture in a “World-Class” City with Samuel Shearer

  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018 • 12:00 pm
  • Busch Hall, Room 18

February 21st, 12PM Busch Hall, Room 18 Samuel Shearer is an urban anthropologist. He received his Ph.D. from Duke University in 2017. He is a Mark Steinberg Weil Early Career Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Humanities. He is currently working on a book manuscript titled the Kigali Model: Making a 21st Century Metropolis.  

22Feb

Teaching Critical Thinking: Faculty Workshop

  • Thursday, February 22, 2018 • 12:00 pm
  • Eads Hall, Room 217

This interactive workshop for Washington University faculty will provide an opportunity for participants to refine their understanding of what constitutes critical thinking as it relates to their respective disciplines, as well as to discuss effective approaches for teaching students to improve their critical-thinking skills.