Month: March 2014

Omeka & Neatline Workshop

Saturday, April 5, 9 am – 5 pm. Northeastern University 90 Snell Library 360 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02115 Led by Core Faculty Member Ryan Cordell, this workshop will introduce participants to the Omeka digital archive software (omeka.org) and the

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Gephi workshop with Katya Ognyanova

Tuesday, March 25, 12 – 1:30 pm. Northeastern University Center for Complex Network Research Dana Building, Fifth Floor 360 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02115 This workshop provides an introduction to the free software tool Gephi (www.gephi.org). It will cover data structure and

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Project DAVID: Collective Vision and Action for Liberal Arts Colleges

Wednesday, April 16, 2 –  3 pm. Held online via desktop videoconferencing. How might colleges and universities use the themes of distinction, analytics, value, innovation, and digital opportunities (thus, DAVID) as a means to consider how they might reinvent themselves?

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Examining IT and Library Service Convergence

Tuesday, March 18, 2-3 pm. Held online via desktop videoconferencing. As they plan for the future, increasing numbers of colleges and universities are examining and re-envisioning the relationships between work functions. One of the closest ties often found is between

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Gamification: Theory and Applications in the Liberal Arts

Wednesday, April 9, 2-3 pm. Held online via video conferencing. As zoologists, psychologists, anthropologists, and many educators know, playing games is at the heart of learning. Teachers have long used rhetorical games like debates or mind games such as Socratic

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Registration for THATCamp New England 2014

Friday, May 30 – Saturday, May 31. Boston University’s College of General Studies THATCamp stands for “The Humanities and Technology Camp.” It is an unconference: an open, inexpensive meeting where humanists and technologists of all skill levels learn and build

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