Past Education and Training Program Dates


  • November 16: Synchronous Session on Interviewing Tips for Tenure Track Jobs, featuring Meg Norcia.
  • October 31: Synchronous Session on Teaching a Workshop featuring Katie Rawson, led by Jennifer Grayburn.
  • September 27: Synchronous Session on Project Management featuring Liz Grumbach, led by Hannah Alpert-Abrams.
  • September 14: Synchronous Session on Inquiry Groups for 2016 fellows.
  • August 2: Synchronous Session on the Maintainers research network featuring Andrew Russell and Lee Vinsel.
  • July 23-29: Summer seminar for new fellows.
  • June 21: Synchronous Session. Orientation webinar for new 2017 fellows.
  • May 4: Synchronous Session. Webinar on preserving 3D digital artifacts featuring panelists Zach Lischer-Katz, Ed Triplett, and Wayne Graham, led by Kristy Golubiewski-Davis.
  • April 2-4: Mid-Year Meeting/CNI Membership Meeting, Albuquerque, NM
  • March 21: Synchronous Session. Webinar on project management featuring Kieran Healy, led by Jacob Levernier.
  • March 15: Synchronous Session: “Legal Issues and Risk Management Strategies for Archival Digitization projects,” featuring Chris Bavitz, Brandon Butler, and Jessica Meyerson.
  • February 22: Synchronous Session. Webinar on microgrants featuring Tamsyn Rose-Steel and Philip Palmer.
  • February 16: Synchronous Session. Webinar on computational skills and practices for humanists featuring James Pennebaker, led by Elizabeth Parke. 
  • January 18: Synchronous Session. Webinar featuring fellows’ ‘Elevator Pitch’ videos with Brett Bobley, Austin Booth, Lauren Coats, Dave Gift, Elliott Shore, and Christa Wiliford as reviewers and comentators.
  • January 5: Synchronous Session. Webinar featuring David Brock and Hansen Hsu of the Computer History Museum’s Center for Software History.


  • December 13: Synchronous Session featuring Amelia Acker of the University of Texas iSchool and Jessica Meyerson of the Software Preservation Network.
  • December 7: Synchronous Session. Check-in for continuing fellows with Elliott Shore.
  • December 6: Synchronous Session. Check-in for new fellows with Elliott Shore and Lauren Coats.
  • November 15: Synchronous Session: “Dryad Digital Repository”, featuring Elizabeth Hull, led by Mason Scott Thompson and Paul Broyles.
  • November 6-9: Winter Meeting / Digital Library Federation Forum, Milwaukee, WI
  • October 24: Synchronous Session. Open-mic session featuring Clifford Lynch of CNI, led by Elliott Shore.
  • September 23: Synchronous Session. Check-in for new and continuing fellows with Lauren Coats followed by a presentation on “Faculty Interview Pilot”, featuring postdoctoral fellow Martin Tsang (University of Miami).
  • July 24-31: Summer seminar for new fellows
  • June 23: Synchronous Session. “Project Management”, featuring CLIR Technical Director Wayne Graham.
  • June 22: Synchronous Session. Orientation webinar for new 2016 fellows.
  • May 25: Synchronous Session: Check-in for 2014-2016 fellows with Lauren Coats and Elliott Shore,
  • April 13: Synchronous Session: “Interview with Chuck Humphrey, Director of the CARL Portage Network”, led by Todd Suomela.
  • April 3-5: Mid-Year Meeting / CNI Membership Meeting, San Antonio, TX
  • March 16: Synchronous Session: “Digital Humanities Centers”, featuring Miriam Posner, led by Carrie Johnston.
  • February 17: Synchronous Session: “Media Ecology Project: Online Access for Scholars Adds Value to Media Archives”, featuring Mark Williams and John Bell, led by Melissa Dinsman.
  • January 27: Synchronous Session. “Data Infrastructure and Sustainability”, featuring Fran Berman, led by Chreston Miller and Fernando Rios.


  • December 1: Synchronous Session.”Universal Access to All Knowledge”, featuring Brewster Kahle, led by Dimitrios Latsis.
  • November 16: Synchronous Session. Check-in for new fellows with Lauren Coats and Elliott Shore.
  • October 25-28: Winter Meeting / Digital Library Federation Forum, Vancouver, BC
  • October 12: Synchronous Session. “Topic Modeling”, featuring Micki Kaufman, led by Ed Triplett.
  • September 16: Synchronous Session. Webinar with DLF Director Bethany Nowviskie, led by Lindsay Van Tine.
  • July 26-August 2: Summer seminar for new fellows.
  • June 15: Synchronous Session. Orientation webinar for new 2015 fellows.
  • May 26: Synchronous Session. 2013-2015 fellows showcase of project work.
  • April 30: Synchronous Session. “IMLS National Digital Platform,” featuring Trevor Owens, led by Alice Bishop.
  • March 17: Synchronous Session.”Omeka: Visualizing Digital Collections,” featuring Alexandra Bolintineanu and Will Cowan, led by Emily McGinn and Meridith Beck Sayre.
  • February 11: Synchronous Session. “Data Management and Linked Open Data,” featuring Karl Benedict and Plato Smith, led by Plato Smith.
  • January 27: Synchronous Session. “Professional Branding and Marketing,” featuring Amanda French and Hannah Rasmussen, led by Elliott Shore.


  • December 7-11: Winter Meeting / CNI Membership Meeting, Washington, DC
  • November 13: Synchronous Session. “Managing Digital Projects,” featuring Trevor Muñoz, led by Rachel Deblinger.
  • October 25-29: Winter Meeting / Digital Library Federation Forum, Atlanta, GA
  • October 23: Synchronous Session. “Copyright and IP,” featuring Sharon Farb, led by Tim Norris and Stephanie Simms.
  • September 24: Synchronous Session. Check-in for new fellows with Lauren Coats and Elliott Shore.
  • July 28-August 5: Summer Seminar for new fellows.
  • June 24: Synchronous Session. “CLIR as a College,” featuring Charles Henry, led by Tamsyn Rose-Steel.
  • May 29: Synchronous Session. “Personal Marketing and Job Seeking Strategies,” featuring Elliott Shore and Hannah Rasmussen.
  • April 25: Synchronous Session. “Fellowship Updates,” featuring all current fellows, led by Rita Van Duinen and Christa Williford.
  • March 14: Synchronous Session. “The Digital Public Library of America,” featuring Dan Cohen, led by Justin Schell.
  • February 17: Synchronous Session. “Dataverse/Data Centers,” featuring Jon Crabtree, led by Colleen Strawhacker.
  • January 24: Synchronous Session. “Born Digital Archives,” featuring Dawn Schmitz, led by Amy Chen and Jodi Flores.


  • December 7-11: Winter Meeting / CNI Membership Meeting, Washington, DC.
  • November 25: Synchronous Session. “Project Management,” featuring Delphine Khanna and Matt Shoemaker, led by Hannah Rasmussen.
  • October 21: Synchronous Session. “Bridging the Library/Faculty Divide,” featuring Kelly Miller and Gabrielle Dean, led by John Kratz and Bridget Whearty.
  • September 20:  Synchronous Session.Check-in for new fellows with Lauren Coats and Elliott Shore.
  • August 1Summer seminar sessions for supervisors of new fellows (pdf).
  • July 28-August 6Summer seminar for new fellows (pdf).
  • May 14: Synchronous session on environmental sciences data curation featuring Carly Strasser. Hosted by Ting Wang.
  • April 16: Synchronous session on linked data featuring Jon Voss. Hosted by Inna Kouper.
  • March 27: Synchronous session featuring Michael Eisen. Hosted by Vessela Ensberg.
  • February 7: Synchronous session. “Re-visiting Open Access from a Policy, Data, and Publishing Perspective,” featuring Spencer Keralis, University of North Texas, and Patricia Hswe, Penn State University. Hosted by Natsuko Nicholls.
  • January 7-10: Postdoctoral Fellowship Winter Meeting at the University of California, Los Angeles.


  • December 19: Synchronous session on management of geographic data featuring Michael Goodchild, UCSB. Hosted by Dewayne Branch.
  • November 19: Synchronous session on the history of social science data management featuring Wendy Thomas, University of Minnesota. Hosted by Brock Dubbels.
  • October 25: Synchronous session on research and research tools in the digital humanities featuring Stéfan Sinclair, McGill University. Hosted by Matt Lavin and Jennifer Parrott.
  • September 19: Synchronous session for new fellows only–fellows’ progress reports.
  • July 22-August 3Summer seminar for 2012 fellows.
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