You are cordially invited to the Futures Initiative Welcome Party on Tuesday, December 9 from 3:00-5:00 at The Graduate Center, CUNY in rm. 3314. Chat with Futures Initiative fellows and staff about the Futures Initiative over wine and snacks. Learn about what we’ve done so far, what our plans include, and how you can get […]
LIVE: Our conversation with Austin McLean, Director of Scholarly Communication and Dissertation Publishing at ProQuest is now live at this link: http://bit.ly/proquest-live. You can ask questions and contribute to the conversation in this Google Doc.
Rethinking Evaluation and Assessment in Online and Blended Learning Environments A Futures Initiative Open Session Monday, December 8, 2014, 1-2 p.m. Library C196.05, CUNY Graduate Center During this open session, we will explore methods for evaluating courses and programs that use and integrate online technology for teaching and learning. Dr. Anthony Picciano, Professor and […]
#remixscholar #remixthediss Our Digital Platforms for Multimedia Scholarship will be both an in-person event at the Graduate Center (CUNY) in Room 9206, and an online livestreamed event. The livestream will start here a few minutes before the event: http://bit.ly/FuturesED-live. What is a digital “book”? What does it mean to publish and read online in a […]
The 13th Annual CUNY IT Conference will be taking place on December 4th and 5th at John Jay College this year. Cathy Davidson, Distinguished Professor and Director of the Futures Initiative, will be giving the Opening Keynote at 3:30pm on December 4th. See the full program here. CUNY IT Conference 2014 Overview Change is […]
The Evolving Dissertation Landscape: A Conversation with Proquest A Futures Initiative Open Session Monday, December 1, 1pm EST Graduate Center Library, room C 196.05 Livestream: http://bit.ly/FuturesED-live (coverage begins a few minutes before the event) We are pleased to announce that we will be holding a discussion with Austin McLean, ProQuest‘s Director of Scholarly Communication and […]
CUNY’s Futures Initiative hit the ground running on October 3rd with its first official event—an awe-inspiring digital storytelling odyssey that took the audience from the early days of interactive software and CD-ROMs to multi-dimensional spatiotemporal explorations of deep space. Curtis Wong, principal researcher at Microsoft Research, shared with us an insider look at many of […]
Many thanks to everyone who joined us for “What Is a Dissertation? New Models, Methods, Media.” We were blown away by the energy and thoughtful discussion, both in the room at the CUNY Graduate Center and virtually all over the world. The livestream was viewed over 300 times, with most viewers staying all the […]
Date/Time Date(s) – 11/03/2014 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Location Graduate Center, Room 9204 In her Office of Career Planning workshop “Collaborative Pedagogies,” Cathy N. Davidson will address the ways that traditional forms of learning, teaching, and research are increasingly being revised and re-envisioned. This workshop will include some brief remarks, followed by exercises in […]
Cathy Davidson, Director of the Futures Initiative, will be speaking at the Fall 2014 Meeting of The Graduate Center Doctoral Faculty next month.This event is open to Graduate Center doctoral faculty only, all of whom are invited to attend.