To kick off the 2009-2010 academic year, the EdLab Design/Publishing Team put together an exhibit featuring the lesser-told stories of Teachers College, Columbia University. Overheard: An Insider’s History of Teachers College ran throughout the academic year in the Offit Gallery on the third floor of the Gottesman Libraries. From the exhibit press release:
In celebration of 2009 new student orientation, Gottesman Libraries introduces a new exhibit and campus-wide audio tour sharing some of the more unexpected stories from the history of Teachers College. Overheard: An Insider’s History of Teachers College uses news items, archival media, and recollections from past and present faculty that even those familiar with TC may find surprising. Located in the Offit Gallery on the 3rd floor of Gottesman Libraries, the exhibit invites the community to contribute their “TC secrets” to the blackboards in the display. The audio-tour provides an insider’s history of the campus, leading participants on a candid walking tour of some of its lesser-known spaces.