Two Biology faculty members attend conference at University of Wisconsin

by Paul Murphy

Notre Dame Biology faculty Joseph O’Tousa and Kristin Hager (both at center of photograph), recently named National Academies Education Fellows in the Life Science, participated in the 2011 National Academies Summer Institute in Biology at the University of Wisconsin.

Notre Dame Biology faculty Joseph O’Tousa and Kristin Hager (both at center of photograph), recently named National Academies Education Fellows in the Life Science, participated in the 2011 National Academies Summer Institute in Biology at the University of Wisconsin.

The event focused on promoting new teaching approaches including active learning, assessment and diversity in addition to interdisciplinary teaching.