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Remote Sensing Working Group

Jan. 29, 2019—Remote Sensing Working Group Thursdays 12:10-1:00 pm, Eskind Library Training Room Do you have a project that could benefit from using satellite or aerial imagery? What about LiDAR, Radar, drone or hyperspectral imagery? Have you ever been curious about what Remote Sensing is or how you can apply it to your work? The group will...

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Data Visualization Workshop Series

Jan. 29, 2019—Data Visualization Workshop Series Wednesdays, 3:00 -4:30 pm, Wond’ry 302 The Vanderbilt Institute for Digital Learning (VIDL), the Data Science Institute (DSI) and the Vanderbilt Research IT Service present a series of Data Visualization Workshops for scholars at all levels. The workshops run in 60 minute sessions, with an additional optional 30 minutes for q&a, discussion,...

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GIS Working Group

Jan. 29, 2019—GIS Working Group Wednesdays, 12:10-1:00 pm, Eskind Library Training Room   If you have an interest in learning GIS for digital mapping projects, come to the GIS working group and learn from the ground up in smart, supportive company. Using traditional ArcGIS and open source software like QGIS and R, this working group will explore...

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January 29: Steve Wernke, “Colonizing Spaces in the Andes”

Jan. 29, 2019—Tuesday, January 29, 6:00 pm Cohen 203 Steve Wernke, “Colonizing Spaces in the Andes: Toward Embodied Archaeological Perspectives through Virtual Reality and Simulation” The Spanish invasion and colonization of the Andean region of South America proceeded in large measure through projects of mass resettlement and compulsory urbanism. The Spanish brought with them certain Mediterranean orientations...

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Python Working Group

Jan. 29, 2019—Have you been thinking that you should start learning Python? Do you have a project where a Python script would help you get the job done? Each week during the first hour, this working group will help beginners get started with Python. The second hour is a drop-in session where participants can figure out how...

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Social Media Working Group

Jan. 29, 2019—Social Media Working Group This working group is an open space for students and faculty of all interest and expertise levels to explore current scholarship on social media. We will discuss issues such as best practices and ethics for social media scholarship, as well as methodologies and challenges for researching different platforms such as Instagram,...

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Humanities Data Workshop Series

Oct. 26, 2018—Humanities Data Workshop Series and Working Group This program of linked workshops is designed to help humanities scholars at any level gain experience with data in ways that are relevant to their own research work.  Workshops will build on one another in sequence, but anyone may attend any session without concern for prerequisites or prior...

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Apply by 10/28: HASTAC Scholars 2018-2019

Oct. 15, 2018—$500 DIGITAL HUMANITIES STIPEND OPPORTUNITY FO­R GRADUATE STUDENTS: APPLY HERE The Vanderbilt HASTAC network is now accepting applications for the 2018-19 HASTAC Scholars Program. Graduate students interested in learning more about digital humanities and gaining hands-on experience are encouraged to apply. HASTAC (Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory) is a global network of individuals...

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October 29: Sara Galetti, “Mapping Stereotomy: Vaulting in the Ancient and Medieval Mediterranean”

Oct. 4, 2018—Monday, October 29, 4:10 pm Center for Digital Humanities, 344 Buttrick Hall Sara Galletti, “Mapping Stereotomy: Vaulting in the Ancient and Medieval Mediterranean” Stereotomy—the art of cutting stones into particular shapes for the construction of vaulted structures—has been practiced over a wide chronological and geographical span, from Hellenistic Greece to contemporary Texas. Yet the history...

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October 26-27: THATCamp Vanderbilt 2018

Oct. 4, 2018—Friday, October 26, 4:00-6:00 pm and Saturday, October 27, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Curb Center and First Amendment Forum, 1801 Edgehill Ave. THATCamp Vanderbilt 2018: Digital Literacies, with keynote speakers  Cory Duclos and Zoe Leblanc Vanderbilt THATCamp (The Humanities And Technology Camp) is an annual unconference* co-sponsored by the Vanderbilt Center for Digital Humanities, the Robert Penn Warren Center...

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