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

Hands on (Digital) Humanities May 2016

5/3/16 // Hands on (Digital) Humanities: Craig Deitrich and Tara McPherson

Designing Digital Scholarship: Art, Feminism + the Digital Humanities A Lecture by Tara McPherson and Craig Deitrich Tuesday, May 3 | 4 – 6 PM Humanities 1, Room 210 Co-sponsored by the UCSC IGHERT Program, Film + Digital Media, HAVC, University Library, and Graduate Division. The story of the digital humanities is often narrated at a… Continue Reading 5/3/16 // Hands on (Digital) Humanities: Craig Deitrich and Tara McPherson

Anne MacNeil, April 14, 2016

4/14/16 // Anne MacNeil

Anne MacNeil, “A new breed of critical edition: the role of digital humanities in transforming music scholarship” Thursday, April 14  | 2 – 4 PM at Humanities 1, Room 202** co-sponsored by the Music Department, Italian Studies, and The Gary D. Licker Memorial Chair, Cowell College Anne MacNeil will give a demonstration of her digital… Continue Reading 4/14/16 // Anne MacNeil