What does mentoring look like at Pratt? In what ways do faculty and students already make themselves available in a mentoring role? How can Pratt facilitate a mentor exchange in a non-hierarchical manner to bridge generations and varying levels of teaching and learning experiences? How can mentoring exchanges be developed and sustained as peer-to-peer between faculty, undergraduate, and graduate students?
Unlearning Classroom Space: Swati Piparsania’s (School of Design) Fellows project examines, through surveys and deep reading of texts, what are good environments of learning and how changing aspects can promote creativity. Watch the recording here, as Swati shares initial findings and talks about what else is in store for her 2023 Fellows’ project.
Recordings and resources here!
The Pratt Institute Libraries and the Center for Teaching and Learning offer this panel discussion about how open access models of publishing and knowledge sharing promote community building. Our panelists include Amy Ballmer of Pratt Institute Libraries, Shannon Mattern of UPenn, and Benjamin Tiven of Library Stack (which has just published Shannon’s newest OA essay “Reparative Redaction”).
Community Based Conversations: Renee Ortega’s (Creative Arts Therapy) 2023 CTL Fellows project discusses intercultural communication and Pratt’s standing as a part of the rich and vibrant surrounding Brooklyn community.
Recording from Writing Skills for Students in the School of Information with Rebecca Evanhoe
The recordings from the fall 2023 Getting Started with Canvas are included here on this post.
Click here to view the resources and links shared at New Faculty Orientation, Fall 2023!