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March 2020

Cancelled- How Not to Lie with Maps

March 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Room C201 @ The GC, 365 5th Ave.
New York, NY 10016
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While most mapmakers do not intentionally try to lie, it’s impossible to display objective knowledge with maps since mapmaking requires processes of simplification, categorization, omission, and technical limitations. This workshop will draw on feminist GIS and critical cartography to discuss approaches that recognize the subjective and performative nature of mapmaking, while working to reduce dangerous and faulty assumptions and provide greater transparency to the audience. Register HERE

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Cancelled- Working with HathiTrust Data

March 31 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Room 9205 @ The GC, 365 Fifth Ave
New York, NY 10016
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The HathiTrust Digital Library is the largest set of digitized books in the world. Its collection spans over 17 million items and is composed of the combined collections of several major research libraries in the United States. In addition to making a significant amount of its collection freely available online, HathiTrust also provides cloud-based research computing interfaces to sort and analyze its collections for scholarly purposes. As such, the HathiTrust collection presents an extremely rich source of data as well…

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April 2020

Manifold Minis Series

April 7 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Illustration by Jojo Karlin Are you interested in using Manifold, CUNY’s very own digital publishing platform? Are you curious how others are using this tool in their classrooms? Join Jojo Karlin, Manifold Graduate Fellow, every Tuesday at 1:00pm for a 30 minute session to discuss useful features and answer questions. April 7 Introduction to Manifold April 14 Manifold OER models (some CUNY examples) April 21 Reading Groups in Manifold April 28 Using Resources in Manifold May 5 Publishing Your OER…

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Manifold Minis Series

April 14 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Illustration by Jojo Karlin Are you interested in using Manifold, CUNY’s very own digital publishing platform? Are you curious how others are using this tool in their classrooms? Join Jojo Karlin, Manifold Graduate Fellow, every Tuesday at 1:00pm for a 30 minute session to discuss useful features and answer questions. April 7 Introduction to Manifold April 14 Manifold OER models (some CUNY examples) April 21 Reading Groups in Manifold April 28 Using Resources in Manifold May 5 Publishing Your OER…

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Manifold Minis Series

April 21 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Illustration by Jojo Karlin Are you interested in using Manifold, CUNY’s very own digital publishing platform? Are you curious how others are using this tool in their classrooms? Join Jojo Karlin, Manifold Graduate Fellow, every Tuesday at 1:00pm for a 30 minute session to discuss useful features and answer questions. April 7 Introduction to Manifold April 14 Manifold OER models (some CUNY examples) April 21 Reading Groups in Manifold April 28 Using Resources in Manifold May 5 Publishing Your OER…

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Working with HathiTrust Data

April 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The HathiTrust Digital Library is the largest set of digitized books in the world. Its collection spans over 17 million items and is composed of the combined collections of several major research libraries in the United States. In addition to making a significant amount of its collection freely available online, HathiTrust also provides cloud-based research computing interfaces to sort and analyze its collections for scholarly purposes. As such, the HathiTrust collection presents an extremely rich source of data as well…

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Omeka Slideshare

April 28 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Have a digital project and think you might want to use Omeka or are you actively using Omeka and want to further enhance your skills, then this event might be for you. During this pilot slideshare, we will: Review what a content management systems (CMS). Help distinguish why Omeka is different than WordPress, Drupal and other CMS’s. Things to think about and plan before using Omeka. Compare the different versions of Omeka. Requirements for hosting Omeka. Review an easy way to install…

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Manifold Minis Series

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Illustration by Jojo Karlin Are you interested in using Manifold, CUNY’s very own digital publishing platform? Are you curious how others are using this tool in their classrooms? Join Jojo Karlin, Manifold Graduate Fellow, every Tuesday at 1:00pm for a 30 minute session to discuss useful features and answer questions. April 7 Introduction to Manifold April 14 Manifold OER models (some CUNY examples) April 21 Reading Groups in Manifold April 28 Using Resources in Manifold May 5 Publishing Your OER…

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Digital Annotation with Hypothes.is

April 30 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In the transition to online courses, have you been looking for a way to collaboratively annotate shared texts? Whether you are assigning group work that requires close reading of texts or working with remote research partners to review a shared document, Hypothes.is offers a free, open source, web-based solution for collaborative annotation. Come hear about how to get started reading and writing together while physically distant. This one-hour workshop requires no prior experience or technical knowledge. The event is free…

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May 2020

Manifold Minis Series

May 5 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Illustration by Jojo Karlin Are you interested in using Manifold, CUNY’s very own digital publishing platform? Are you curious how others are using this tool in their classrooms? Join Jojo Karlin, Manifold Graduate Fellow, every Tuesday at 1:00pm for a 30 minute session to discuss useful features and answer questions. April 7 Introduction to Manifold April 14 Manifold OER models (some CUNY examples) April 21 Reading Groups in Manifold April 28 Using Resources in Manifold May 5 Publishing Your OER…

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