Margot Gerritsen

Margot Gerritsen's Talks

Jump In, the Water is Lovely!

Jan 26, 2012
In my large mathematics course for incoming graduate students, I'm math instructor, swim coach,and cheerleader, and I love it.  I’ll share my thoughts on how to help new graduate students overcome common anxieties and thrive, and why I regularly jump into new, and sometimes pretty cold, teaching waters myself.

Case Studies Featuring Margot Gerritsen

The Oracle Team America yacht in the SF Bay during the 2013 America's Cup. Photo by Tom Ehman.

When Engineers Go Sailing

Sep 2, 2014
This team of engineering faculty led a small group of rising sophomores to explore the engineering of sailing, taking advantage of the 2013 America's Cup in San Francisco.