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From Social Mediums: Making Social Media More Social

Program Social Media Fellow Huber (David) Jaramillo Gil shares his early experiences as a new fellow on the Social Mediums blog. As a doctoral student in Latin American, Iberian, and Latino Cultures, Huber works with program administrators, faculty, and students to create a public-face to the program’s research and scholarly activities.  Below is a short […]

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Getting Started with Social Explorer: A GC Resource for Spatializing Demographic Data, Part 1

In her most recent post to Tagging the Tower, Digital Fellow Kristen Hackett introduces the use of “Social Explorer”–a tool for visualizing and exploring population data with maps. Her post, which is the first of a 2-part series, provides GC students with an overview of how to access Social Explorer if you are a GC […]

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Join our team! Call for Applications – GC Digital Fellow

Call for Applications – GC Digital Fellow Based in the GC Digital Scholarship Lab, the GC Digital Fellows Program operates as an in-house think-and-do tank for digital projects, connecting Fellows to digital initiatives throughout The Graduate Center. The GC Digital Fellows utilize a team-based approach as they explore creative solutions for collaboratively developing and implementing projects […]

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What is a PDIG, & Why Should I Apply?

Provost’s Digital Innovation Grants (PDIGs) are an excellent way to fund your work. Each year with generous support from the Provost’s Office, GC Digital Initiatives offers grants to PhD students in order to bolster their use of emerging technologies in the pursuit of their academic research goals. But what are these awards really for? Who wins […]

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Join our team! GC Digital Initiatives Videography Fellowships

The GC Digital Initiatives’ is now accepting applications for two new fellows to join its Videography Fellows program. Ph.D. students with digital video editing and camera skills are invited to apply. The Videography Fellows Program promotes the scholarly activities of GC programs, centers, and initiatives by filming events such as lectures, colloquia, and conferences, and […]

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GC Digital Initiatives to Co-Sponsor “Enacting a Different STEM: Building Equitable Futures Beyond “Diversity”

The GC Digital Initiatives is proud to co-sponsor “Enacting a Different STEM: Building Equitable Futures Beyond “Diversity” with the Futures Initiative on Monday, October 31st from 1-2 PM. The official event announcement can be found below. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Please join the Futures Initiative on October 31st from 1-2pm for Enacting a Different STEM: Building Equitable Futures Beyond “Diversity.” […]

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CFP: Digital Project Working Groups

Announcing the first meeting of the GCDI Digital Project Working Groups! The GC Digital Initiatives invite anyone working on digital projects to come to the first meeting of the Digital Projects Working Groups! Led by the GC Digital Fellows, the Working Groups are a new program designed to bring together and support communities of CUNY students, faculty, […]

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CFP: Provost’s Digital Innovation Grants 2016-2017

Call for Proposals: Provost’s Digital Innovation Grants 2016-2017 Deadline: 5:00 PM on Thursday, October 20, 2016 The Provost’s Digital Innovation Grants, part of GC Digital Initiatives, provide financial support to doctoral students at the CUNY Graduate Center as they design, plan, program, develop, and grow digital research projects that make a clear contribution to the […]

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New Python Users’ Group (PUG) Office Hours

This summer is a great time to brush up on your Python skills, to make progress on your research goals, and to find others also interested in improving their skills. The GC Digital Fellows will be supporting Python Users’ Group meetings–a time to connect with other Python users, ask questions, or learn something new. When? […]

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New Summer Office Hours

The GC Digital Fellows will hold office hours to support student and faculty projects over the summer months. Stop by to ask questions or to find a community of other scholars working on digital projects. When? Tuesdays from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. from June 27 through August 12 Where? The Digital Scholarship Lab, Room 7414 […]

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