Category: Opportunities


2020-2021 Graduate Student Public Humanities Fellowship – The Center for the Humanities

The Center for the Humanities at The Graduate Center, CUNY and Humanities New York announces the call for applicants for the 2020-2021 Graduate Student Public Humanities Fellowship. The Public Humanities Fellowship was developed by Humanities New York in partnership with nine New York research universities to bring humanities scholarship into the public realm and strengthen …

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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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Welcome Back!

Greetings Digital GC, and welcome back! May your winter breaks have been cheerful, restful, and productive. As you transition back to your semesterly schedule, let us remind and update you about all the ways that GCDI is here to support you and your scholarship. Office Hours The GC Digital Fellows are resuming office hours this …

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: CUNY Commons Anniversary Edition!

Welcome the CUNY Academic Commons’ 10-year anniversary by submitting your favorite Commons sites/projects/groups through the form here. It can be old, new, completely random, something that is in the works, all forms of content are welcome! This is our opportunity to highlight what has made our community flourish over time! Continue reading about CALL FOR …

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Next Week is NYCDH 2020!

NEXT WEEK – February 3-7, 2020 – is NYCDH Week! Taking place at institutions throughout New York City, NYCDH Week gives individuals across the region who are interested in digital humanities an opportunity to learn new techniques and skills, hear about DH projects from across the city, and become part of a vibrant and diverse …

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Apply by December 2 for the January 2020 GC Digital Research Institute

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Generously supported by the Provost’s Office, the GC Digital Research Institute guides an interdisciplinary cohort of graduate students, faculty, and instructional staff as they learn foundational technical skills that can aid–and even extend–their scholarship. Faculty who have participated in past GCDRIs have told us: “The GC DRI presented hugely valuable tools that I plan to continue …

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Job Opportunity: Open Educational Technologist, CUNY Graduate Center

GC Digital Initiatives, in collaboration with The Graduate Center’s Teaching and Learning Center (TLC), seeks an Open Educational Technology Specialist who will work on programming related to CUNY’s institutional investment in Open Educational Resources (OER). Beginning in 2017 and continuing into the upcoming academic year, New York State has made significant investments in supporting the …

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Preparing Students to Work as Curators, Thanks to New Mellon Foundation Grant

The Graduate Center’s Ph.D. Program in Art History was awarded a grant of $650,000 by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the training of future curators and other museum and arts professionals. The grant builds on previous support from the Mellon Foundation that enabled the department to strengthen curatorial training in art history, with …

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Apply to Participate in the “Data for Public Good” Project

The “Data for Public Good” Project Application deadline: Friday, November 15, 2019 For the second time, GC Digital Initiatives is accepting applications from GC students who have achieved an introductory fluency with the Python programming language to participate in a semester-long collaborative project designed to improve their familiarity and comfort with programming, while at the …

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