Summer Seminar Agenda, 2016

2016 CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowship Summer Seminar

Fellows will be housed in New Dorm (formerly Haffner). Meals apart from the two dinners in Wyndham and the box lunch on 7/28 will be in the New Dorm dining hall.


Sunday, July 24 | Welcome

2:00-5:00pm Check in at New Dorm

7:30pm Welcome Dinner & Introductions (Wyndham Alumnae House)

Monday, July 25 | History & Present of Libraries
Seminar Location:
Dalton 300

7:30-9:00am Breakfast (New Dorm)

9:00am-12:00pm Opening Discussion

12:00-1:00pm Lunch (Wyndham Alumnae House)

1:30-2:00pm Tour of BMC Libraries

2:00-5:00pm Case Studies

5:00-6:30pm Dinner (New Dorm)

Tuesday, July 26 | Data
Seminar Location:
Dalton 300

7:30-9:00am Breakfast (New Dorm)

9:00-10:00am What is Your Data?

10:15am-12:15pm Data in the Libraries [Led by Morgan Daniels,Postdoctoral Fellow for Data Curation,Vanderbilt University & Katie Rawson, Humanities Librarian, Emory University]

12:15-1:45pm Lunch (Wyndham Alumnae House)

2:00-3:30pm Information Organization [Led by Allen Renear, Dean,Graduate School of of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign]

3:45-4:30pm Roundtable discussion with Daniels, Rawson, and Renear

5:00-6:30pm Dinner (New Dorm)

Wednesday, July 27 | Digital Libraries & Digital Information: Methods, Materials, Practices
Seminar Location:
Dalton 300

7:30-9:00am Breakfast (New Dorm)

9:00am-4:30pm Sessions with guest speakers [Euan Cochrane, Digital Preservation Manager, Yale University; Fenella France, Chief, Preservation Research and Testing Division, Library of Congress; Trevor Muñoz, Assistant Dean for Digital Humanities Research, University of Maryland Libraries; Carly Strasser, Program Officer, Data-Driven Discovery Initiative, Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation]

        • 9:00-10:15am   Panel discussion with guest speakers
        • 10:30am-12:15pm  Concurrent workshops I: France & Cochrane
                  • Fenella France, “Spectral Imaging: From Original to Digital in Five Dimensions”
                  • Euan Cochrane, “An introduction to emulation and virtualization [for enabling long term digital access]”
        • 12:15-1:30pm    Lunch (Wyndham Alumnae House)
        • 1:45-3:30pm      Concurrent workshops II: Muñoz & Strasser
                  • Carly Strasser, “Scientific data management and open science”
                  • Trevor Muñoz, “Thinking about data like a humanist—what difference does it make?”
        • 3:45-4:30pm      Fellows report back from sessions (guests join if their schedules allow)

5:00-6:30pm Dinner (New Dorm)

Thursday, July 28 | CLIR/DLF Postdoctoral Program Overview
Seminar Location:
Dalton 300

7:45am Supervisors’ shuttle departs Radnor Hotel for campus

8:00-8:30am Light breakfast available in seminar room

8:30-9:00am Welcome & Introductions

9:00am-12:00pm Workshop with supervisors and fellows

12:00-1:30pm Boxed Lunch (Seminar Room)

1:30-5:15pm CLIR Postdoctoral Program in the Higher Education Landscape  [Guest speakers: Josh Greenberg, Director, Digital Information Technology Program, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation; Chuck Henry, President, CLIR;  Bethany Nowviskie, Director, DLF; Don Waters, Senior Program Officer, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation]

        • 1:30-1:45pm Welcome and Introductions
        • 1:45-2:45pm Opening Panel
        • 3:00-4:00pm Small Group Discussion
        • 4:15-5:15pm Reporting Back & Wrap-up

5:15-6:30pm Reception Guild Hall Courtyard & Lounge (next to Dalton)

6:30-9:00pm Dinner (Wyndham Alumnae House)

9:00pm Supervisors’ shuttle departs campus for Radnor & Wayne Hotels

Friday, July 29 | Special Collections & Digital Humanities @ Penn University of Pennsylvania

7:30-8:30am Breakfast (New Dorm)

Field Trip to University of Pennsylvania

        • 9:10am Meet bus to Penn in front of Pem Arch
        • 4:00pm Meet bus back to Bryn Mawr on 34th St., between Walnut and Spruce

5:00-6:30 pm Dinner (New Dorm)

Saturday, July 30 | CLIR Unconference
Seminar Location:
Dalton 300

7:30-9:00am Breakfast (New Dorm)

9:00am-4:30pm Unconference [Led by Amanda French, Director, Digital Research Services, Virginia Tech]

        • 9:00-10:15am Introductions and Scheduling Session
        • 10:30-12:00pm Session 1
        • 12:00-1:30pm Lunch and Lightning Talks (Seminar Room)
        • 1:30-2:45pm Session 2
        • 3:00-4:15pm Session 3
        • 4:15-4:30pm Wrap-up

6:30pm Dinner at Elliott’s house

Sunday, July 31  | Wrap-up
Seminar Location:
Dalton 300

7:30-9:00am Breakfast (New Dorm)

9:00am-12:00pm Closing discussion & program information

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