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New #job posted on the CUNY GC EES blog: "Lab Manager/Research Assistant need for @NYCParks at #FortTodden" http://cuny.is/4vc
Our posts focus on resources and events for the The Graduate Center Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences community members.
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New post by Anthony Picciano: "US Dept of Education Bars ITT Colleges from Enrolling New Students Needing Federal Financial Aid" http://cuny.is/4va
Dear Commons Community,. The U.S. Department of Education imposed strict new rules last week on ITT Educational Services, barring it from enrolling new students who use federal financial aid and ordering it to pay $153 million to the department within 30 days to cover student refunds if its ...
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Interested in showcasing your social media networks on your site? We recommend using the “Social Stickers” plugin: http://cuny.is/4v8
Interested in showcasing your social media networks on your site? We recommend using “Social Stickers,” a simple plugin that allows you to show which social networks you use. There are over 50 social networks to choose from, including: Twitter, Facebook, … Continue reading →
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New blog post by Sara Vogel: "What Facebook Knows About Me" http://cuny.is/4v6
Maybe I'm late to the party on this one. But still! My dear friend Devon recently shared this fascinating (terrifying?) article about how non-journalistic content providers are cornering valuable real estate on people's Facebook newsfeeds with biased snippets about the election.
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New on the Grad Center TLC blog: "Fall 2016 Workshops, September and October" http://cuny.is/4v4
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New on the CUNY DHI forum: "Register Now for the #ExtendingPlay 3 Conference (Sept. 30 & Oct. 1) at Rutgers University" http://cuny.is/4v1
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New blog post by Lloyd Sealy Library's emerging technologies librarian Robin Camille Davis: "CollectiveAccess importing workflow" http://cuny.is/4vb
This step-by-step workflow illustrates how I import objects (metadata + files) into CollectiveAccess. I’m writing this post partly to give others an idea of how to import content into CollectiveAccess — but mainly it’s for my future self, who will likely have forgotten! Caveats: Our CollectiveAccess instance is version 1.4, so some steps or options …
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New post by Don Sutherland: "Fall 2016 Semester Opening Note to My Students" http://cuny.is/4v9
PRINT AS PDF. With the aim of increasing early-semester student engagement, I sent my fall 2016 students a note tied to the importance of steady preparation to course success rather than a more generic message about course logistics. As the Olympic Games just concluded, I organized my note ...
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#CFP for CUNY's 15th Annual IT Conference John Jay College (Deadline: Sept. 15, 2016) http://cuny.is/4v7 #cunyit
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New post by Anthony Picciano: "New York Public Library Makes 300,000 Titles Available on an App" http://cuny.is/4v5
Dear Commons Community,. The New York Public Library is going mobile by making available an app for downloading 300000 of its holdings. The app called SimplyE, is available if you have a library card. If you do, you can simply head to the app to check your desired book's availability and ...
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New #CFP on the CUNY DHI forum: "Rutgers-Camden Archive of Digital Ephemera Symposium (Due: November 11, 2016)" http://cuny.is/4v2
Forwarded message ———- From: Jim Brown Date: Wed, Aug 24, 2016 at 1:43 PM Subject: [DHSI] Rutgers-Camden Archive of Digital Ephemera Symposium To: institute@lists.uvic.ca. Hi, all. The Rutgers-Camden Digital Studies Center will be hosting the 2017. R-CADE Symposium
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New on the GC CUNY HLBLL blog: "Summer Series on Fall Teaching: The Linguist's Kitchen" http://cuny.is/4v3
Ian Phillips, PhD candidate in Linguistics, developed The Linguist's Kitchen with the support of the New Media Lab and a Provost's Digital Innovation Grant.
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The CUNY Academic Commons is an online, academic social network for faculty, staff, and graduate students of the City University of New York (CUNY) system. Designed to foster conversation, collaboration, and connections among the 24 individual colleges that make up the university system (Kaya, 2010), the site, founded in 2009, has quickly grown as a hub for the CUNY community, serving in the process to strengthen a growing group of digital scholars, teachers, and open-source projects at the university