Weigle Information Commons turns 10 this April, and we're celebrating all month long!
10th Birthday Bash!
Tuesday, April 5, 5 to 7 pm
Weigle Information Commons
A fun festival for Penn undergraduates with hands-on activities (think music, colors, creativity), prizes (blue-tooth speakers anyone?) and of course refreshments!
We will be hosting our Program Partners and campus colleagues, student organizations that promote digital literacy and assorted interesting ways to play with new media.
|Young Adult Coloring||Join us to color 10 images from the Penn Libraries collection. Color pencils, crayons...||Microsoft/Lenovo Alcove|
|Weingarten Learning Resources Center (VPUL)||Learn about how to manage your time, your notes and your academic productivity! Apps, calendars and more!||Rm 128|
|Communication Within the Curriculum (CWiC)||Learn about how CWiC can improve your public speaking and communication skills from Senior Advisor Lianna Serko||Rm 126|
|Marks Family Writing Center||Join Marina del Sol from the Marks Family Writing Center to learn more about resources to help improve your writing - 6 to 7 pm||Rm 116|
|Makey Makey and Scratch||Did you know you can borrow a class set of Makey Makeys from WIC? You can use them to make a banana piano and explore programming fundamentals. Join Suneet Sharma for some hands-on, messy fun!||Rm 120|
|Comics||Explore how comics can take on tough, complex topics with humor and energy! Featuring Comic Life software and our Cintiq tablet.||Vitale Digital Media Lab|
|Penn Benjamins||Join peer counselors from Penn Benjamins and learn about what they do. They are here in Weigle every week!||Rm 129|
|Hoesley Digital Literacy Fellows Program||Join Divya Ramesh to explore how you can benefit from a year-long exploration of digital literacy!||Rm 118|
|Learning and Exam Prep Apps||Join Meaghan Moody for an exploration of apps on your phone and tablet that help you with note-taking, brainstorming and exam preparation. We highlight four apps - Evernote, Notability, Simple Mind and Coggle IT - featured in our Exams in Science and Math: Unpack and Prepare workshop and the resources in the new Butler Assistive Technology Room||Rm 128|