Stephanie Bosch Santana

5/9/18 // Stephanie Santana, The Digital Worlding of African Literature

Wed, May 9 | 12 – 1:30 PM in Humanities 210 “The Digital Worlding of African Literature: From Blog and Facebook Fiction to the Blockchain” Stephanie Santana (UCLA) Part of the Cultural Studies Colloquia Series Stephanie Bosch Santana is Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of California, Los Angeles. Her work, which has been… Continue Reading 5/9/18 // Stephanie Santana, The Digital Worlding of African Literature

4/20/18 // Podcasting Pop Culture – Engaging Public Audiences in East Asian History

Friday, April 20 | 11 AM – 12:30 PM in the DSC “Podcasting Pop Culture – Engaging Public Audiences in East Asian History” Stephanie Montgomery and Melissa Brzycki A Special PhD+ Event at the VizWall Consumable anywhere, podcasts have emerged as an important medium for cultural discussions. Join us for a conversation about East Asia for All, a… Continue Reading 4/20/18 // Podcasting Pop Culture – Engaging Public Audiences in East Asian History

2/20/18 // Angus Forbes, Immersive Interpretation

Tuesday, February 20 | 12:00pm – 1:30pm in the DSC Immersive Interpretation: Exploring Data in Virtual Reality A VizWall Lecture by Angus Forbes (UCSC, Computational Media) Forbes will discuss the opportunities for exploring and analyzing data using contemporary display technologies, such as interactive video walls, ambisonic theaters, and virtual reality headsets. I present a range of projects that… Continue Reading 2/20/18 // Angus Forbes, Immersive Interpretation

2/7/18 // Opening Reception for New Visualization Spaces in McHenry Library

Wednesday, February 7 | 4:00pm – 6:00pm in the DSC     Celebrate two new Visualization spaces in McHenry Library and the campus partnerships that enhance digital scholarship at UCSC. The David Kirk Digital Scholarship Commons is thrilled to formally launch the VizWall, a large scale visualization installation, and the VizLab, a Virtual Reality and 360 Lab. These new… Continue Reading 2/7/18 // Opening Reception for New Visualization Spaces in McHenry Library

Understanding Virtual Reality

3/8/17 // Alan Craig

Wednesday, March 8 | 4 – 6 PM in Humanities 210 Alan Craig, “VR, AR, and the Brain”   Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are gaining traction in their use in education.  VR and AR offer unique affordances that are beneficial to teaching and learning.  This presentation will look at how we learn, and… Continue Reading 3/8/17 // Alan Craig

Map (c 1980) from the Soweto GIS Project

2/21/2017 // Angel Nieves

3 – 4 pm in Humanities 210  Angel Nieves: 3D Modeling and the Soweto Historic GIS project  The Soweto Historic GIS Project is a multi-layered historical geographic information system that explores the social, economic and political dimensions of urban development under South African apartheid regimes (1904/1948-1994) in Johannesburg’s all-black township of Soweto. Soweto (an acronym for… Continue Reading 2/21/2017 // Angel Nieves