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Digital Liberal Arts Exchange Roadshow

Join the local DH community as we learn about and plan for the new Mellon-funded project, Digital Liberal Arts Exchange. The DLAx, recently written up in Inside Higher Ed, seeks to explore options for developing a sustainable and scalable approach to

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Upcoming event: 10/10 – Conversations in Digital Scholarship

The Scholars’ Collaborative at the University of Connecticut Libraries is hosting a series of talks: Conversations in Digital Scholarship series during the 2014-15 year. The next event will be “Teaching Collaborations: Public History with WordPress” – Dr. Clarissa Ceglio on October 10, 2014 at 12:30

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The Long Arc of Visual Display

Thursday, April 10, 7 – 9 pm. CUNY Graduate Center, Room 9207 365 5th Ave New York, NY 10016 This talk will explore the origins and applications (both historical and contemporary) of data visualization techniques, locating the emergence of the

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2014 openLAB

Wednesday, April 23, 6 – 8:30 pm. Arts @ 29 Garden Street (located at the corner of Garden and Chauncy Streets, approximately 15-minutes by foot from Harvard Square) The openLAB event is a project fair with demos, presentations, student projects,

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Github workshop with Navid Dianati

Tuesday, April 15, 12 – 1:30 pm. Northeastern University Center for Complex Network Research Dana Building, Fifth Floor 360 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02115 Join Navid Dianati to review the basics of the popular and open source revision control software Git,

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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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