Past Events

Wednesday Feb. 7
1 to 3 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

From capturing and organizing source data to preserving complex digital objects, managing data in humanities research can be overwhelming. A few good habits adopted early on can save you tons of time, money, and frustration. Event Details

Friday Feb. 9
3 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Spreadsheets can be a powerful tool for entering, analyzing, and managing data, but it’s crucial to ensure that they are well-formatted from the outset, before you even start entering data. Event Details

Tuesday Feb. 13
woman stands in front of orange sign on white building
12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Dr. Mary Neuburger, Director of the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies (CREEES) at UT Austin, will talk about the Prague Spring Archive, its pedagogical possibilities, and her use of the archive in her own teaching. Attendees are encouraged to join in the conversation about the future of integrating digital archives into instruction.  Event Details

Wednesday Feb. 14
1 to 3 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Learn how to build your own digital collections and assemble them into exhibits using Omeka, a free platform that doesn't require coding experience. Event Details

Wednesday Feb. 14
brown and black painting of animal shapes and figure
4 to 5 p.m.
Fine Arts Library

Gallery talk for the exhibit "Performing African Art: Image, Text, Sound." Event Details

Thursday Feb. 15
4 to 6 p.m.
Benson Latin American Collection

LLILAS Benson celebrates the opening of the María Luisa Puga Papers with a lecture by Irma López, professor of Spanish at Western Michigan University and author of Historia, escritura e identidad: La novelística de María Luisa Puga. The papers of Puga, a celebrated Mexican author, were donated to the Benson Collection by her sister, Patricia Puga, in 2017. Event Details

Thursday Feb. 15
8 to 10 p.m.
CLA 1.302B

Institute for Israel Studies hosts a film screening of "Arabic Movie" followed by a Q&A with Director Eyal Sagui Bizawe in CLA. Event Details

Friday Feb. 16
3 to 4 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Did you know UT’s Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) is home to some of the world’s most powerful computing resources? And that those resources are available for YOU? TACC's staff work with hundreds of researchers every day--across all disciplines--to enable computational research and aid discovery. They help researchers visualize results, manage data, and preserve it for the long term. Event Details

Saturday Feb. 17
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Join Hemispheres for "Visualizing Time and Space: An Introduction to Story Mapping for Social Studies," a workshop for K-16 educators in social studies. Event Details

Tuesday Feb. 20
2 to 3 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Are you curious about what exactly fair use is? Have you ever wondered if you can use images in your PowerPoint presentations? Are you unsure of whether free videos on YouTube are copyrighted? Do you have questions about what types of articles you can provide to your students? Join us to hear about these issues and get answers to your own questions. Event Details