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News and Announcements | August 17, 2017

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Scaling OER Adoption: Improving Access, Affordability and Student Success

Hunter College has received funding to support the development of Open Educational Resources (OER) for our students. Come join us next week to hear from a representative from Lumen Learning who will provide an overview of OER developments and describe their impacts on content mastery, completion rates, and overall student success metrics.
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News and Announcements | April 5, 2017

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Knowledge Without Walls: The ethos of openness in research and teaching

ACERT is pleased to host three CUNY colleagues whose work embodies the spirit of openness in scholarship and teaching. “Open” is a multivalent and emerging concept in scholarship and teaching. Openness, in this sense might point to: authors’ protection of readers’ right to share work via a Creative Commons license; Web 2.0 affordances that invite readers to comment or annotate critical texts; teachers’ creation of free course materials to replace expensive textbooks and thus make education more accessible for economically burdened students.
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Knowledge Without Walls: The ethos of openness in research and teaching

Monday
Apr 24, 2017
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Chanin (B126 HW) Special Events
Knowledge Without Walls: The ethos of openness in research and teaching
Presenter(s): Shelly Eversley (English & Women’s Studies, Baruch College), Matthew K. Gold (English & Digital Humanities, CUNY GC), Michael Smith (Communications Technology, York College)

ACERT is pleased to host three CUNY colleagues whose work embodies the spirit of openness in scholarship and teaching. “Open” is a multivalent and emerging concept in scholarship and teaching. Openness, in this sense might point to: authors’ protection of readers’ right to share work via a Creative Commons license; Web 2.0 affordances that invite readers to comment or annotate critical texts; teachers’ creation of free course materials to replace expensive textbooks and thus make education more accessible for economically burdened students. [Details...]
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News and Announcements | February 15, 2017

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Open Pedagogy on the OpenLab Event: Annotating Texts in Open Digital Pedagogy

Join the OpenLab Team, City Tech faculty and staff, and CUNY colleagues at Openlab's Open Pedagogy event, where they'll be discussing annotating texts in open digital pedagogy. OpenLab will share tools to use for digital annotation, showcase examples of them in action, and discuss best practices for cultivating close reading and conversation in digital spaces.
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News and Announcements | February 6, 2017

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NYC Digital Humanities Week

Today marks the first day of NYCDH Week, a week-long series of workshops, lightning talks, and social events for digital humanists of all stripes and at all skill levels. There is a kickoff gathering all day today at the CUNY GC and an exciting array of workshops and discussions on platforms, computing languages, and more general scholarly and pedagogical topics going on all week.
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