Invitation to join Fall 2015 Interdisciplinary Faculty Study Group at Brooklyn College

By Lisa Tagliaferri|September 8, 2015|Events of Interest, Of interest|0 comments

This semester, the Brooklyn College Digital Humanities Working Group will lead the Wolfe Institute’s Interdisciplinary Faculty Study Group, with the central text being Eileen Gardiner and Ron Musto’s The Digital Humanities: A Primer for Students and Scholars (Cambridge, 2015). Unlike previous Wolfe Institute seminars, ours will be guided not by a single faculty member, but by a group, drawn from such disciplines as computer science, English, history, sociology, and theater,

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FI Director Cathy N. Davidson Receives NAC&U Ernest L. Boyer Award

By Danica Savonick|September 8, 2015|Announcements|0 comments

On September 8, 2015, The New American Colleges & Universities (NAC&U) announced that FI Director Cathy  N. Davidson will receive their prestigious Ernest L. Boyer Award for her contributions to American higher education. According to their announcement: The New American Colleges and Universities (NAC&U) will present its 6th annual Ernest L. Boyer Award to Cathy N. Davidson, a leading interdisciplinary and technology scholar, at the AAC&U Annual Meeting opening night forum

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Sept 25: NYC Media Lab’s Annual Summit

By Allison Guess|September 8, 2015|Events of Interest|0 comments

On Friday September 25, 2015 from 9am – 5pm, the NYC Media Lab will host its Annual Summit, highlighting projects and talent within digital media from universities in the NYC area and beyond, including a number of CUNY participants. According to the NYC Media Lab Summit’s website, “This is an opportunity for media executives, technologists, and decision makers to explore interesting technologies and applications related to the future of media.”

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