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August WICshops calendar

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Upcoming WICShops

  • Graphic Design: Crafting an Effective Poster
    Date: Tuesday, September 22, 2015Time: 11:30am - 1:30pmPresenter: Marjan Gartland and William Hodgson Location: Collab. Classroom, Rm 113, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Join us for this very special lunchtime workshop and learn...

  • Nvivo User Group: Literature Reviews
    Date: Tuesday, September 22, 2015Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pmPresenter: Anu Vedantham Location: Goldstein Electronic Classroom, Rm 114, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Our monthly Nvivo User Group meeting begins with a workshop on using NVivo for...

  • Nvivo User Group: Working in Teams
    Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2015Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pmPresenter: Katie Kellom Location: Goldstein Electronic Classroom, Rm 114, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Our monthly Nvivo User Group meeting begins with a workshop on using NVivo for team...

  • Nvivo User Group: Working in Teams
    Date: Tuesday, November 17, 2015Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pmPresenter: Lisa Jacobs Location: Goldstein Electronic Classroom, Rm 114, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Our monthly Nvivo User Group meeting begins with a workshop on using NVivo with...

Technology resources and tutorials

Vitale Digital Media Lab

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.

Vitale Digital Media Lab

Lynda.com Access

You can borrow a Lynda license for one day from the Weigle Information Commons for use from any location.
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Online Tutorials

Our online tutorials are a great way to get started with a variety of technologies. They supplement our in-person and online workshops.
Online Tutorials

Recent Blog Posts

  • Looking Back at ϟLightning Roundϟ 2015
    August 24, 2015 | William Hodgson
    Welcome back to another semester! Now, where were we? Ah yes, I think it was something about Topic Modelling, Text Wrangling, 3D Printing, or EDrawing? To help jog your memory (and ours) we’ve just uploaded all 18 of the Lightning Round presentations from this past spring. Have a look at the playlist below and get amped to keep the...
  • Leah Davidson, 2014 Seltzer winner, photographs her travels to India and Peru
    August 21, 2015 | jaimemariee
    This is an interview with Leah Davidson, a rising junior at Wharton, who was awarded one of our Seltzer Digital Media Awards in 2014 in order to pursue research in Peru and India: “Leah Davidson W’16 … explore[d] social entrepreneurship in Peru and India under the guidance of Ian MacMillan, the Dhirubhai Ambani Professor of Innovation...
  • Re-Imagining Spaces
    August 20, 2015 | Anu Vedantham
    ARCH 208 Active Learning Classroom At the request of Jeanne Narum, John MacDermott and I recently authored a “snapshot” for the Learning Spaces Collaboratory as an update to the webinar I presented last summer. Ours is one of several snapshots on the LSC Webinars page. The snapshot emphasizes the importance of reflection and iteration...