News from 2020

Free “LabXchange” Science Education Accelerator Launched by Amgen Foundation and Harvard’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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Harvard MCB Faculty and Amgen Foundation Partner to Launch Game-changing Online Science Education Platform

Harvard University, the Amgen Foundation, and edX announced the creation of the LabXchange online platform, which transforms access to the scientific process by integrating digital instruction, interactivity,  and…

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CELEBRATING THE NEW HARVARD ED PORTAL

Read more in the Boston Globe, Harvard Gazette, on the Ed Portal website. Message from Rob Lue, MCB Faculty of the Practice and Faculty Director of Ed Portal…

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ROB LUE ON HOW ONLINE COURSES CAN IMPROVE LIFE ON CAMPUS

Writing in the August 2013 issue of Scientific American, Robert A. Lue made the case that "the future of on-campus learning lies in the right combination of digital…

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ROBERT LUE FILLS NEW FACULTY DIRECTOR POSITION AT BOK CENTER

Robert A. Lue, professor of the practice of molecular and cellular biology, is the inaugural Richard L. Menschel Faculty Director of the Derek Bok Center for Teaching and…

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EDX: TRANSFORMING THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION!

Rob Lue Harvard University recently embarked on a grand new experiment in interactive and online teaching and learning, and participants from around the world are streaming through the…

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BREATHING NEW LIFE INTO THE LIFE SCIENCES

Robert Lue, Director of Undergraduate Studies Anyone who’s ever taken a freshman biology course in college knows the ordinary routine: a big textbook, a big class, and lots…

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TEACHING TOMORROW’S BIOLOGY TODAY

Bio Sci 50 and MCB 100 are not your father's biology courses. They are not even your big sister's, and she graduated just a few years ago. Instead,…

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HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS EXPERIENCE “DISCOVERY BIOLOGY” FIRSTHAND

Stan Authier, North Smithfield High School Nearly 500 high school biology students are participating in the Spring Biology Laboratory Workshops, being offered jointly by the Department of Molecular…

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