EVENTS

Calendar

Jan 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Drop in anytime during this 2 hour window to learn more about to learn about this exciting study abroad opportunity! Technology Humanities, and the Arts in London 25 May – 23 June 2018 dh.cal.msu.edu/studyabroad In[...]
Feb 1 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Drop in anytime during this 2 hour window to learn more about to learn about this exciting study abroad opportunity! Technology Humanities, and the Arts in London 25 May – 23 June 2018 dh.cal.msu.edu/studyabroad In[...]
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
This workshop provides a brief introduction to data visualization design principles, and gives participants hands-on experience with Tableau, enabling them visualize data in a variety of ways (geospatially, relationally, and statistically, among others). Part of[...]
Feb 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Michael Laney (MSU Libraries Vincent Voice Library) will offer an introduction to Audio Analysis examining current trends in scholarship and looking towards ways audio analysis can be integrated into digital humanities projects. The workshop will[...]
Feb 13 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Drop in anytime during this 2 hour window to learn more about to learn about this exciting study abroad opportunity! Technology Humanities, and the Arts in London 25 May – 23 June 2018 dh.cal.msu.edu/studyabroad In[...]
Feb 15 @ 4:15 pm – 4:45 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
This is a time to get a quick demo of a digital scholarship tool; today’s tool is RAWGraphs (http://rawgraphs.io/), for data visualization. Come get a walk-through of what this tool is useful for. Register here
Feb 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Sharing your research data is a crucial step in the lifecycle of your project. Funders expect it, it’s good for your scholarly reputation, and it promotes transparency and reproducibility. But how can you share your[...]
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Drop in anytime during this 2 hour window to learn more about to learn about this exciting study abroad opportunity! Technology Humanities, and the Arts in London 25 May – 23 June 2018 dh.cal.msu.edu/studyabroad In[...]
Feb 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Federal, state, and local governments are increasingly sharing datasets to improve transparency and allow scholars, businesses, and citizens to leverage data and conduct research to improve their cities. However, this data is often segmented into[...]
Feb 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Drop in anytime during this 2 hour window to learn more about to learn about this exciting study abroad opportunity! Technology Humanities, and the Arts in London 25 May – 23 June 2018 dh.cal.msu.edu/studyabroad In[...]
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
All digital files are vulnerable to decay and loss. Sometimes a hard drive fails or a file becomes corrupted. But we can also lose files due to bad data management habits, obsolete technology, or, paradoxically,[...]
Mar 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Census data provides some of the best longitudinal demographic data available and is used by a wide range of disciplines and research. In this workshop you will learn about how census data is collected and[...]
Mar 15 @ 4:15 pm – 4:45 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
This is a time to get a quick demo of a digital scholarship tool; today’s tool is Antconc (http://www.laurenceanthony.net/software/antconc/), for corpus and textual analysis. Come get a walk-through of what this tool is useful for.[...]
Mar 22 – Mar 23 all-day Green Room, Main Library
Join presenters and attendees from around the world for a 1.5 day Symposium on issues relating to the humanities and the digital from a global perspective! This Symposium is free and open to the public.[...]
Mar 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Have you ever lost a project file? Been unable to find the most recent version of a document? Suffered hard drive failure or had your laptop stolen? Been unable to open old files? Been told[...]
Mar 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 107, South Kedzie Hall
Dr. Elizabeth Sanders introduced many of the tools and methods being used today to drive and/ or inspire design from a human-centered perspective. Sanders teaches Design at The Ohio State University and is the founder[...]
Apr 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
Twine is a powerful yet accessible tool for creating text-based games and interactive fictions that has many potentials for classrooms of all kinds. Twine has been used to create notable games such as the award-winning,[...]
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 107, South Kedzie Hall
Dr. Joanne Turney is a Design Historian specializing in textiles and fashion as material culture. Turney teaches at the University of Southhampton, Winchester School of Art in the UK. Her book, The Culture of Knitting,[...]
Apr 19 @ 4:15 pm – 4:45 pm Digital Scholarship Lab, Main Library
This is a time to get a quick demo of a digital scholarship tool; today’s tool is Voyant (http://voyant-tools.org/), for textual analysis and visualization. Come get a walk-through of what this tool is useful for.[...]
Sep 6 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library)
This introductory workshop provides Digital Humanities beginners with an overview of Digital Humanities values, project examples, and a chance to try some beginner tools and techniques. Presented by Devin Higgins, Megan Kudzia, Kristen Mapes, and[...]
Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library)
Hear from recipients of Digital Humanities Summer Seed Grant funding. Learn about The Longhua Civilian Assembly Center project, and the Digital & Community Publishing Collective.
Sep 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library)
The Library of Congress’s Chronicling America project has digitized and published 13.5 million pages of US newspapers from 1789 to 1963. Many people use their interface to search and browse images of the pages, but[...]
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm MSU B342 Wells Hall
Anupama Prabhala Kapse will discuss Shanta Apte and the Aesthetics of Anger on October 5th from 1:00 – 3:00pm in B342 Wells Hall. Anupama Kapse is Associate Professor at the School of Film and Television in[...]
Oct 5 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library)
At this workshop, we will carry out rubric-guided test playing with a set of browser-based games. This will, in turn, help us gain an experiential understanding of game design, which we will then discuss through[...]
Oct 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library)
Hear from recipients of Digital Humanities Summer Seed Grant funding. Learn about The Weeping Season film and the Bhakti Virtual Archive project.
Oct 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library)
Stop by for a short workshop that will introduce you to a simple tool that you can get started using during the workshop. This Tool Time’s focus is on TAGS: The Twitter Archiving google Sheet.[...]
Nov 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm MSU Library, 4th Floor Green Room
Join the Department of Art, Art History, and Design on Friday, November 2 from 2-4pm in the MSU Main Library 4th Floor Green Room for the Biennial Art History and Visual Culture Alumni Symposium. This[...]
Nov 7 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm REAL Classroom, 3 West Instruction Room (Main Library)
This workshop explores Regular Expressions, a programming tool for batch editing text and code. Participants will get an overview and an opportunity to experiment with Regular Expressions techniques. Led by Megan Kudzia and Tianyi Kou.
Nov 13 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library)
This is a time to get a quick demo of a digital scholarship tool; today we’re turning Tool Time over to the group for a rapid fire roundup of tools. Facilitated by Megan Kudzia.
Nov 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Green Room (Main Library)
Biosemiotics, as developed by Jesper Hoffmeyer, Wendy Wheeler, Terence Deacon and others, has made a convincing case that all lifeforms participate in the exchange, interpretation, and circulation of meanings, even for organisms that do not[...]