Diversi-tea with Dr. David Grossman, Director of Civic HouseDate: Tuesday, February 7, 2017Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pmPresenter: Dr. David Grossman Location: Meyerson Conf Room, 2nd Floor, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
Join us for a Diversi-tea with David Grossman, founder and Director of Penn's...
How to Share Your Scholarship and Reach a Global Audience Using ScholarlyCommonsDate: Thursday, February 9, 2017Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pmPresenter: Kenny Whitebloom Location: WIC Seminar Room, Rm 124, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
This workshop will provide information for scholars, researchers, and early career faculty on...
Excel AdvancedDate: Sunday, February 19, 2017Time: 11:00am - 12:00pmPresenter: Julianna Pakstis Location: Goldstein Electronic Classroom, Rm 114, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
This workshop is suitable for intermediate to advanced users of Excel who...
Diversi-tea with Professor Marybeth GasmanDate: Tuesday, February 21, 2017Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm Location: Meyerson Conf Room, 2nd Floor, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
Joinus for a Diversi-tea with Dr. Marybeth Gasman, Director of the Center for Minority Serving Institutions and professor in the...
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 Outside of the ClassroomJanuary 28, 2017 | jaimemarieeAs the graduate intern for social media, I’ve been teaching social media workshops for Penn students, faculty, and staff at the Weigle Information Commons for over two years now. When I first started, it still was not clear what the purpose of social media was in the classroom or in academic life for that matter. However, more and more...
New Statistical Software ConsultantJanuary 24, 2017 | WICPatricia Posey, our new statistical software consultant, begins this coming week, offering appointments to provide assistance with statistical software, including R, Stata, and SPSS. She welcomes questions about proper commands, data visualization, and regression analysis. She cautions that her assistance is not intended to help students decide on...
Information Literacy WorkshopsJanuary 17, 2017 | WICThe phenomenon of fake news has become a hot topic, ironically, of major news outlets in recent months. News stories are being presented as fact without any substantial backing in truth. There are many reasons why fake news happens and is promulgated. They vary from personal monetary gain to accidental, well-intentioned spread of misinformation....