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Digital Scholarship Celebration and Award Reception

Date: 04/29/2014
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Jepson Alumni Center

Please join President Hurley, Provost Jonathan Levin and the Center for Teaching Excellence and Innovation and the Division of Teaching and Learning Technologies on Tuesday, April 29th in the Jepson Alumni Center from 4-6 pm for UMW’s 2nd Digital Scholarship Celebration and Award Reception for recipients  of the Innovative Digital Pedagogy Fellowship Award and recognition of the Spring 2014 Domain of One’s Own faculty cohort, and faculty fellows in the Digital Scholars Institute.

 

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Hands-on Infographic Workshop

Date: 05/06/2014
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: 011 Combs

Interested in learning how to make Infographics? Want to demystify the process? Would you like readily available support during the building phase? Would you like to include or integrate graphics in classes, assignments, and projects?

The Center for Teaching Excellence and Innovation and Dr. Andrea Livi Smith will be hosting a ‘hands-on’ Infographic workshop on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 from 9-12:00 in Combs Hall, Room 101. This workshop is designed for you to use and learn firsthand how to make Infographics.

What do you need?

  • Workstations will be available but you may also wish to bring a laptop.
  • You are encouraged to bring your own dataset (excel or sav format preferred).
  • If you don’t have a dataset readily available or in the preferred format a data will be provided for you.
  • The workshop will go over basics of data analysis and chart type selection and development, and then conclude with an inDesign tutorial.

If you wish to see Dr. Smith’s students’ work please visit the website infographics.umwblogs.org for examples.

Please register here to confirm that you will be attending and to order your lunch.

We hope you will join us!