Summer Seminar Agenda, 2017

Seminar @ Bryn Mawr College

* All meals unless otherwise noted will be held in the New Dorm dining hall.
* Schedule will be updated to reflect any changes.


Sunday, July 23 | Welcome

2:00-5:00 pm Check in for fellows at New Dorm.

7:00 pm Welcome Dinner & Introductions
Ely Room, Wyndham Alumni House

Monday, July 24 | History & Present of Libraries

9:00 am-12:00 pm Opening Discussion
1 Dalton Hall

12:00-1:00 pm Lunch

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

2:00-5:00 pm Case Studies

Tuesday, July 25 | Data & Digital Humanities in Libraries

9:00-10:30 am Discussion with Cliff Lynch, Executive Director, Coalition for Networked Information
1 Dalton Hall

11:00 am-12:30 pm Workshop with Carly Strasser, Program Officer, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, on challenges of housing data science in academia
1 Dalton Hall

12:30-1:30 pm Lunch

1:30-2:30 pm Discussion with Strasser and Mara Sedlins, CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Curation at Duke University
1 Dalton Hall

2:45-4:00 pm    Workshop with Sedlins, “Ethical Data Decision-Making”
1 Dalton Hall

5:00-6:30 pm Education, Experience, Diversity in the Library
1 Dalton Hall

Note: Dining Hall entry available until 7pm, Tuesday only.

Wednesday, July 26 | Data & Digital Humanities in Libraries
8:45 am-10:00 am Workshop with Alexandra Bolintineanu, Assistant Professor, Medieval Digital Studies, University of Toronto, “Teaching DH: From Pedagogical Practice to Institutional Infrastructures”
1 Dalton Hall

10:15 am-11:45 am Alex Gil, Digital Scholarship Coordinator, Humanities and History Division, Columbia University Libraries on DH & contemporary knowledge production
1 Dalton Hall

11:45 am-12:30 pm Discussion with Bolintineanu & Gil

12:30-1:30 pm Lunch

2:30-4:00 pm Workshop with Martin Tsang, CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow in History and Area Studies, University of Miami
1 Dalton Hall

Thursday, July 27 | CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Overview

8:30-9:00 am Welcome & Introductions
300 Dalton Hall

9:00 am-12:00 pm Workshop with supervisors and fellows
300 Dalton Hall (breakouts: Dalton 1 & 2)

12:00-1:30 pm Lunch (boxed, in Dalton Hall)

1:30-5:15 pm CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in the Higher Education Landscape
300 Dalton Hall

Guest speakers:
David Gift, Associate Vice President for Community Engagement, Internet2
Chuck Henry, President, Council on Library and Information Resources
Bethany Nowviskie, Director, Digital Library Federation
Don Waters, Senior Program Officer, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

5:30-6:20 pm Reception
Dorothy Vernon Room, New Dorm

6:30pm Dinner
Wyndham Alumnae House

Friday, July 28 | CLIR Unconference

9:00 am-4:30 pm Unconference
300 Dalton Hall (breakouts: Dalton 1, 2, & 6)

Guest: Amanda French, Director, Resilient Networks for Inclusive Digital Humanities, George Washington University

12:00-1:00 pm Lunch (boxed, in Dalton Hall)

6:30 pm Dinner at Elliott’s house

Saturday, July 29 | Wrap-up

9:00 am-12:00 pm Program Information and Closing Discussion
300 Dalton Hall