January 2017 Workshop Schedule

Thursday, January 19, 2017
Digital Humanities at Wheaton: Featuring Flash Talks followed by discussion of opportunities to create a DH minor at Wheaton College. To sign up for Flash Talks (five-minute presentations of DH teaching and research) contact Kathryn Tomasek or Mark LeBlanc.
Location: Knapton 114
Time: 9:00 – 1:00 pm (Workshop begins at 9:30 am to 12:30 pm; coffee and pastries available at 9:00 am.)

IMAGINE Workshops for Faculty and Staff
Experience virtual reality and learn about its possibilities as a teaching tool.
Location: Meneely 201
HATCH (the Humanities Arts and Technology Creative Hub)
Time: Open between 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Contact: Patrick Johnson

Laser cutter workshop: learn to design, cut and engrave wood, plastic, and fabric as easily as printing a syllabus.
Location: Lab 213 (old science center)
Time: Open between 12:30 – 2:30 pm
Contact: Jason Goodman

Monday, January 23, 2017
Curriculum Retreat (full-day): A full-day retreat for faculty and selected staff to continue the work on components of our existing curriculum. Facilitated by: The Curriculum Review Steering Committee
Location: Hindle Auditorium
Time: 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Click here for (draft) Agenda.
Coffee & pastries, lunch, and wine/beer provided

Refreshments provided by the Provost & President’s Office.
(Note: Additional workshops may be scheduled by departments; contact Assoc. Prov. Shawn Christian or the department chair.)