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Celebration of Teaching & LearningThe Mount’s annual public celebration of student achievement and faculty scholarship showcases fascinating topics presented in posters, lectures and presentations that are open to the campus community and the public.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

12th Annual Celebration Of Teaching & Learning
 
"The Tears of Re; Beekeeping in the Past and its Promise for the Future.”
Keynote Address by Dr. Gene Kritsky
 
Dr. Gene Kritsky, Professor of Biology since 1987, world-renowned entomologist, will deliver the keynote presentation for the Twelfth Annual Celebration of Teaching and Learning. It will touch on his experiences in Egypt, Slovenia, Greece and East Africa, allowing the Mount Community to connect the importance of insects to the foods we eat and the common good.
 
Dr. Kritsky's research has been featured on the ABC Evening News, Good Morning America, CBS Evening News, Cable News Network Science News, as well as Scientific American, the New York Times, and Nature, among others. His book, The Tears of Re, will be published by Oxford University Press next year.

Tentative Schedule for Thursday, April 16, 2015

Gathering time/coffee 8:30 a.m. - 9:20 a.m. Theatre Lobby
Keynote 9:25 a.m. - 10:40 a.m. Theatre
Sabbatical & summer grant presentations 10:50 a.m. - 12:05 p.m. Various locations
Lunch 12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Dining Hall
Honors Convocation 1:40 p.m. - 2:55 p.m. Theatre
Poster Presentations 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Harrington Gym
Poster Presentations 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Harrington Gym