Misericordia Digital Humanities & Pedagogy Symposium

Friday, September 29, 2017: Technology Workshops

Insalaco Hall, Rooms 218-219

(Open to Misericordia Faculty, Students, and Staff; other local faculty are also invited to attend)

2:30pm Welcome & Introduction

2:45pm – 3:15pm Getting Started with WordPress (Rachel Urbanowicz)

3:30pm – 4:-00pm Scalar, A Multi-Media Platform (Alicia Peaker)

4:15pm – 4:45pm Organizing Collections with Omeka (Charlotte Nunes)

5:00pm – 5:30pm Creating Maps & Timelines (Jennifer Black)

*Attendees are encouraged to bring laptops or tablets to these workshops

Friday, September 29, 2017, 7pm

Keynote Address: “Digital Humanities in the Classroom”

Dr. Michelle Moravec, Associate Professor of History, Rosemont College

McGowan Room, Mary Kintz Bevevino Library

Free and Open to the Public 

Saturday, September 30, 2017: Teaching Workshops

(Open to faculty both within and outside Misericordia University)

8:30am Coffee / Pastries

9:00am – 9:50am Course Integration (Michelle Moravec)

10:00am – 10:50am Tools for Pedagogy & Research (Charlotte Nunes)

11:00am – 11:50am Models for University DH Programs (Alicia Peaker)

12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch

1:00pm – 1:30pm Using PowerPoint as an Authoring App for Creating Interactive Study Guides (Drake Gómez)

1:30pm – 2:30pm Open Workshop with Symposium leaders*

*Attendees are encouraged to bring laptops or tablets to the Saturday workshop.


This event was made possible through generous support from the Soyka Fund for the Humanities