SkypeOnArt Concludes Fall Season on 11/20

SkypeOnArt concludes its Fall 2017 season on Monday, November 20th, with a presentation by Dr. Orkan Telhan, Associate Professor of Fine Arts in Emerging Design Practices at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Design.  An interdisciplinary artist, designer, and research, Dr. Telhan researches the design of interrogative objects, interfaces, and media, engaging with critical issues … Continue reading SkypeOnArt Concludes Fall Season on 11/20

SkypeOnArt Continues 11/13 with Ahmed Elgammal

SkypeOnArt continues Monday, November 13th, with a presentation by Dr. Ahmed Elgammal, Director of the Art and Artificial Intelligence Lab, Associate Professor of Computer Science, and member of the Center for Computational Biomedicine Imaging and Modeling (CBIM) at Rutgers University–New Brunswick.  Dr. Elgmammal will present “Machine Learning,” which will discuss research focus of human activity recognition, … Continue reading SkypeOnArt Continues 11/13 with Ahmed Elgammal

Register Now for the U R Here: A Festival of Digital Language Art

Register now for the U R Here: A Festival of Digital Language, occurring from November 3rd – 4th, 2017, in the Writers House.  This two-day event will feature sessions such as “Beyond Clicktivism” and “Creative Writing with Rules and Computation: No Programming Required.  The festival is free and open to all.   Sponsored by the Digital … Continue reading Register Now for the U R Here: A Festival of Digital Language Art

LGBTQ+ History Month Film Screening Continues 10/11

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program will continue its film series, which is part of the month-long celebration of LGBTQ+ History Month.  The next film to be shown is The Imitation Game, a critically acclaimed film about the English mathematician and logician Alan Turing, who helped crack the Enigma code during World War II.  Dr. Jim Brown and Dr. … Continue reading LGBTQ+ History Month Film Screening Continues 10/11

Join the Digital Studies Center for an Edit-a-Thon to Help Puerto Rico

The Digital Studies Center (DiSC) will host an Edit-a-Thon to help with the Puerto Rico relief process on Thursday, October 5th, from 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.  Learn how to create detailed maps by marking out building for the Red Cross.  More detailed maps can help save lives.   No experience is necessary.  Lunch will be … Continue reading Join the Digital Studies Center for an Edit-a-Thon to Help Puerto Rico

Registration Still Open for Podcast Workshop on 10/7

The Writers House, the Writing and Design Lab, WCCR (Rutgers–Camden Radio), the Digital Studies Center, and Push10 will present a day-long Podcast Workshop on Saturday, October 7th.  Designed as a survey of innovative audio narrative, participants will get an introduction to the technical side of podcast design, including open-source sound recording technology, basic sound technology, … Continue reading Registration Still Open for Podcast Workshop on 10/7

SkypeOnArt Begins its New Season on 9/25

SkypeOnArt will return on Monday, September 25th, with a presentation on “Computer Vision” by Leigh M. Smith and Jordan Yemen, co-authors of the Street Cat Photo Booth.  The artwork has entailed designing autonomous feline-scale shelter spaces that utilize computer vision to identify and then photograph stray cats in dense urban centers. Come find out how this artwork … Continue reading SkypeOnArt Begins its New Season on 9/25

Register Now for Digital Studies’ R–CADE Symposium on 4/21

The Digital Studies Center will host the Rutgers–Camden Archive of Digital Ephemera (R–CADE) on Friday, April 21st, from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. in the Campus Center.  Participants will take apart, dissect, and re-purpose artifacts as they attempt to understand their historical and cultural significance. This year’s event will include a keynote address by Rachel … Continue reading Register Now for Digital Studies’ R–CADE Symposium on 4/21

“Adaptable” Continues on 4/8 with a Viewing of “Coraline”

Join us on Saturday, April 8, for the third event of the new Writers House Film Series, “Adaptable.”  At 5:30 p.m., the film Coraline will be shown, and will be followed by a Q & A with artists participating in Camden Comic-Con.   All films will be shown at the Writers House, located at 305 Cooper Street. … Continue reading “Adaptable” Continues on 4/8 with a Viewing of “Coraline”

Join TMAC on 3/6 for a Forum on “Alternative Facts”

The Teaching Matters and Assessment Center (TMAC) will host “Alternative Facts? A Forum on Speech and Politics in a Post-Truth Era” on Monday, March 6th, from 3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. in 401 Penn.  Featured panelists include: Dr. James Brown, Director of the Digital Studies Center and Assistant Professor of English; Dr. Jean-Louis Hippolyte, Associate … Continue reading Join TMAC on 3/6 for a Forum on “Alternative Facts”