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Education Course Spotlight: Effective Classroom Management

Assumption College Undergraduate

Our best teachers and our worst teachers: we tend to remember these outliers. It’s possible, our bad memories of not-so-good teachers — and our great memories of the best — had to do with their effectiveness as classroom managers, and their care for us as students and people. The way a teacher manages a classroom […]

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November 17th, 2015

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Natural Sciences Spotlight: Environmental Science

Assumption College Undergraduate

On October 19, Celia E. Deane-Drummond, Ph.D., director of the Center for Theology, Science and Flourishing at the University of Notre Dame began Assumption’s 2015-2016 President’s Lecture Series with her lecture, The Theological Tapestry of Laudato Si’: A Franciscan Vision for a New Earth. Professor Deane-Drummond spoke of the theological implications of Pope Francis’ take on climate […]

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November 12th, 2015

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Homecoming and the biology of belonging to a tribe

Assumption College Undergraduate

November 6-8 marks Homecoming weekend, where graduates from years past return to reminisce and think about what it’s like to belong to a network of Assumption alumni — to be part of the Assumption tribe. We are so excited to celebrate our tribe. And as alumni drive up Salisbury Street this weekend, think about how […]

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November 5th, 2015

Posted in Biology

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