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Dec
9
Fri
Graduate Workshop: Representing Your Work @ Bessey Hall 271
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Graduate Workshop: Representing Your Work @ Bessey Hall 271 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

This workshop will provide graduate students at both the MA and PhD level with information on presenting and representing your work. All graduate students are encouraged to attend.

Dec
14
Wed
Communications Workshop Registration
Dec 14 all-day
Communications Workshop Registration

Beginning in January, CABS will be partnering with the Media Sandbox in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences to conduct monthly workshops for MSU faculty/researchers/academics. The goal of the workshops is to teach the value of communicating beyond journals and peers, as well as providing techniques and tools for how to accomplish this.

Workshops will be limited to 20 participants to allow for discussion time and hands-on activities. Faculty from any area on campus are invited to participate, as classes will be beneficial to all disciplines.

The workshop dates/times will be:
January 25        1 – 4 p.m.
February 10       9 a.m. – noon
March 24           9 a.m. – noon
April 19              1 – 4 p.m.

Registration will open Dec. 14 on the Communications Toolkit For Academicswebsite. It will remain open until all classes are filled.

For more information, contact Jessi Adler at jessi.adler@cabs.msu.edu or 355-6469.

Jan
25
Wed
Podcasting for Academics Workshop @ 3 West Instruction Room, Main Library
Jan 25 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Podcasting for Academics Workshop @ 3 West Instruction Room, Main Library | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Yelena Kalinsky (H-Net) will offer an introduction to podcasting for academics, which can be useful for research, outreach, or pedagogy. She will begin with an overview of different kinds of academic podcasts. She will also cover technical best practices in working with audio files, and then discuss what academics can add to podcasting as a medium.

Find out more at: http://digitalhumanities.msu.edu/event/podcasting-for-academics/

Register at http://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/3000908

Faculty Communications Workshop
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Faculty Communications Workshop

Beginning in January, CABS will be partnering with the Media Sandbox in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences to conduct monthly workshops for MSU faculty/researchers/academics. The goal of the workshops is to teach the value of communicating beyond journals and peers, as well as providing techniques and tools for how to accomplish this.

Workshops will be limited to 20 participants to allow for discussion time and hands-on activities. Faculty from any area on campus are invited to participate, as classes will be beneficial to all disciplines.

The workshop dates/times will be:
January 25        1 – 4 p.m.
February 10       9 a.m. – noon
March 24           9 a.m. – noon
April 19              1 – 4 p.m.

Registration will open Dec. 14 on the Communications Toolkit For Academics website. It will remain open until all classes are filled.

For more information, contact Jessi Adler at jessi.adler@cabs.msu.edu or 355-6469.

Feb
1
Wed
Introduction to Audio Analysis Workshop @ 3W Instruction Room, Main Library
Feb 1 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Introduction to Audio Analysis Workshop @ 3W Instruction Room, Main Library | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

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 begin with a brief survey of available audio analysis tools before examining the ways that waveforms and spectrographs can be used to recognize patterns and similarities in audio data on the micro and macro level. Finally, the workshop will examine how these elements can be integrated into digital humanities projects.

Find out more at http://digitalhumanities.msu.edu/event/introduction-to-audio-analysis/

Register for the workshop at http://bookings.lib.msu.edu/event/3000914

Participatory action research and the language curriculum @ B135 Wells Hall
Feb 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Participatory action research and the language curriculum @ B135 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Participatory action research and the language curriculum: Practical and ethical considerations for the world languages educator

In this workshop, you will become familiar with the principles of Participatory Action Research (PAR) and how it can be used to build curriculum and facilitate pedagogical interactions among participants in the World Languages classroom. We will examine applications of PAR in the day-to-day operations of the language classroom and how it can contribute to student motivation and autonomy.

Presented by Sandro Barros. Pizza and soft drinks will be served.

Feb
10
Fri
Faculty Communications Workshop
Feb 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Faculty Communications Workshop

Beginning in January, CABS will be partnering with the Media Sandbox in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences to conduct monthly workshops for MSU faculty/researchers/academics. The goal of the workshops is to teach the value of communicating beyond journals and peers, as well as providing techniques and tools for how to accomplish this.

Workshops will be limited to 20 participants to allow for discussion time and hands-on activities. Faculty from any area on campus are invited to participate, as classes will be beneficial to all disciplines.

The workshop dates/times will be:
January 25        1 – 4 p.m.
February 10       9 a.m. – noon
March 24           9 a.m. – noon
April 19              1 – 4 p.m.

Registration will open Dec. 14 on the Communications Toolkit For Academics website. It will remain open until all classes are filled.

For more information, contact Jessi Adler at jessi.adler@cabs.msu.edu or 355-6469.

Graduate Workshop: TBD @ Bessey Hall 271
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Graduate Workshop: TBD @ Bessey Hall 271 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

This workshop will provide graduate students with information. All graduate students are encouraged to attend.

Feb
28
Tue
Introduction to Image Analysis Workshop @ Beaumont West Instruction Room 2W, Main Library
Feb 28 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Introduction to Image Analysis Workshop @ Beaumont West Instruction Room 2W, Main Library | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

This workshop will provide an introduction to innovative image processing software, specifically Lev Manovich’s ImagePlot for ImageJ. This software is capable of handling large batches of images (from hundreds to tens of thousands), and can arrange the images according to variables such as hue, saturation, shape, and time. The applications of this image processing technique cut across many forms of visual media, including painting, photography, film, music videos, and video games. Find out more.

Mar
3
Fri
Building a Scholarly Presence with Humanities Commons @ Linton Hall 120
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Building a Scholarly Presence with Humanities Commons @ Linton Hall 120 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Are you looking for a place to establish an academic profile? Would you like to save your research, publications, syllabi, and datasets for long term preservation somewhere safe? Do you want to connect with colleagues from across the Humanities and beyond? Humanities Commons is an expansion of MLA Commons and is open to anyone.

Participants of this workshop will learn about the basic functions of Humanities Commons, see examples, and set up their own account. They will learn specifically how to:

  1. Set up an account and create a profile
  2. Join groups and create a group
  3. Deposit work into CORE, the subject repository for scholarly materials
  4. Create a website using built in WordPress functionality

There will be bagels and coffee provided.