Technology resources and tutorials
Vitale Digital Media Lab
The Vitale Digital Media Lab in the Weigle Information Commons provides walk-in assistance with video creation, animation, graphic design, poster design and borrowing equipment such as video cameras.
New Media Showcase
Adventures with AustinMedia Type: Comic
2009 Comic Book Contest, 2nd Place, Student: Katharine Cunningham
DiamondsMedia Type: Video
Anthropology, Fall 2010, Cultural History of the Modern World, Students: Connie Wu and Ryan Dew
Art Heroes: The Discovery of Japan's Sexual IdentityMedia Type: Poster
CURF Undergraduate Research Symposium, Spring 2013, Student: Emma Kaufman
Recent Blog Posts
Social Media Management with Sara LeavensJune 27, 2017 | jaimemarieeSara Leavens from the Penn Libraries Advancement team and I met recently to have a 15-minute chat about what social media work means in 2017. We covered how Sara came to the libraries, what it looked like for her to compile all the Penn Libraries’ social media accounts under one umbrella, and what she thinks is the next big social media...
On Social Media Burnout and Embracing MinimalismJune 13, 2017 | jaimemarieeDoes your social media presence bring you joy? Do you deliberately curate your feeds and timelines to only show you things that you want to see or are you, like many, at the mercy of endless algorithms? When you post on social media, is it once a month, once a day, or every time you think of something witty to say? In 2014, Marie Kondo published a...
Spreadsheet Wisdom: Teaching and Learning with ExcelMay 12, 2017 | pakstisjWhat I’ve learned from working with the Penn community – students and faculty – is that Excel can be customized to projects across vastly different disciplines. If you’ve been to one of my workshops, you’ve probably heard me say that the best way to deal with Excel is to learn to “think like Excel.”...