Keynote presentation:
Building and sustaining vital epartments in a changing landscape

Keynote presentation:
Building and sustaining vital epartments in a changing landscape

Friday, December 5, 2003
3:15 - 4:15 pm

Presenter:
Robert C. Hilborn, Amanda and Lisa Cross Professor of Physics, Associate Dean of the Faculty- Amherst College

Dr. Robert Hilborn, editor of Strategic Programs for Innovations in Undergraduate Physics: Project Report, will present the highlights of the project report. He will focus on “what works”, elucidating some of the challenges in physics in a changing landscape. He will also address physics departments that collaborate with their Biology, Chemistry and Engineering colleagues to build bridges between departments in undergraduate courses, co-planning of content with other disciplines, minors with other departments, etc. Respondents will address Biology, Chemistry, and Interdisciplinary programs (Neuroscience, Environmental Science).