October 1: Digital Scholarship Symposium

Digital Scholarship Symposium 2015


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Join us for a day-long symposium on digital scholarship and learning, October 1, 2015, at Marquette University's Raynor Memorial Libraries. The event will give the Marquette community an opportunity to extend conversations begun at Faculty Tech Day. It will also be a chance to learn about emerging, digital forms of scholarship from colleagues across campus and across the country.

  • Date: Thursday, October 1, 2015
  • Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: Raynor Library, Beaumier Suites B/C



Jeffrey McClurken photo

Jeffrey McClurken, Professor of History and American Studies and Special Assistant to the Provost for Teaching, Technology, and Innovation, University of Mary Washington

John Unsworth photo

John Unsworth, Vice Provost, University Librarian, and Chief Information Officer, Brandeis University




8:30-9:00 a.m.

Registration and coffee

9:00-9:15 a.m.

Introductory remarks: Rick Holz, Dean, Klingler College of Arts and Sciences, Marquette University

9:15-10:00 a.m.

Keynote: John Unsworth, "What Are the Digital Humanities and Where Did They Come From"

10:00-10:45 a.m.

Keynote: Jeffrey McClurken, "Claiming Digital Humanities for Undergraduates: Learning, Knowledge Production, and Digital Identity"

10:45-11:00 a.m.


11:00-11:45 a.m.

Panel discussion: Marquette faculty involved in digital scholarship

11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Lunch (provided by the Libraries)

1:00-2:00 p.m.

Panel discussion: Digital scholarship resources at Marquette

2:00-2:30 p.m.

Coffee and conversation

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Roundtable discussions: Opportunities for collaboration in digital scholarship

3:30-4:00 p.m.



  • The symposium will be of particular interest to faculty but is open to the entire Marquette community.
  • Registration is free, but RSVP is required. Contact Elisa Coghlan, elisa.coghlan@marquette.edu or (414) 288-7068. Please include your title/affiliation within Marquette.


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