Category: GCDI Updates

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Mapping the Effects of COVID-19 – GC Digital Fellows

In this informative post, GC Digital Fellow Olivia Ildefonso discusses the GIS /Mapping Working Group’s project to assess the COVID-19 pandemic’s effect on vulnerable communities in New York and strategize what could be done about it. Olivia discusses a variety of initiatives that took off under this initiative such as COVID and Cages, which studied …

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CFP: 6th Annual CUNY DHI Lightning Talks

Interested in digital humanities at CUNY? Have a project to share? Sign up to present your digital humanities project, research, or questions with students, faculty, and staff from across CUNY’s campuses. What: 6th Annual CUNY Digital Humanities Initiative Lightning Talks When: Wednesday, October 28, 2020 Time: 6:30 to 8:00 PM Where: Zoom (link will be sent by …

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GC Digital Showcase

The GC Digital Showcase, held annually since 2012, took place on May 12, 2020 as a virtual event. The Showcase featured brief presentations by the MA in Digital Humanities Praxis seminar, doctoral student winners of this year’s Provost’s Digital Innovation Grants, and by students in the Interactive Data Visualization courses. Fourteen students across disciplines in …

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GCDI Resumes Programming After Spring Break

When we return from spring break on April 17, GC Digital Initiatives’ programming will resume with workshops, working groups, and timely projects in addition to our ongoing offer to provide one-on-one consultations to students, faculty, and staff. GCDI has modified our approach to accommodate the GC community’s needs in our remote work context. Our workshops, …

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Join our team: Apply to be a GC Digital Fellow in 2020-2021

Applications due Friday, April 17, 2020 The GC Digital Fellows Program welcomes applications from doctoral students to join our collaborative, interdisciplinary team and share their mission to promote the critical and creative integration of digital methods into research, teaching, and service across The Graduate Center, CUNY. As part of GC Digital Initiatives, GC Digital Fellows …

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GCDI Programming Response to the Coronavirus

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As the Graduate Center and CUNY continue to respond with operational and instructional changes during the COVID-19 outbreak, GC Digital Initiatives will continue to adjust program offerings to meet the needs of our community’s students, faculty, and staff. Each week for the remainder of the semester, we will post an update to our website with …

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Updates From the Digital Archive Research Collective (DARC)

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Greetings all! The Digital Archive Research Collective (DARC) Team has some exciting updates for you! First, DARC has planned a series of events and workshops for the GC community this semester. The series kicked off last week with a full house for Mary Rizzo’s talk, “The Social Backend: Community-Driven Digital Archives and Exhibits,” followed the …

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