Events

March 1 - 31
silhouette of woman's head filled with images of important women on purple poster
All-day event
Perry-Castañeda Library

In celebration of Women’s History Month, this display highlights the lives, work, thought, and legacy of femme-identified folks throughout history and across disciplines. Event Details

Friday March 1
3 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

ArcGIS Online is a cloud GIS platform which supports data hosting and provides an easy to use web interface for designing interactive web maps without having to write any code. Event Details

Saturday March 2
10 to 11:30 a.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

In this workshop, we will be using ImagePlot to visualize and plot a selection of posters from the Museum of the Word and Image (MUPI) in El Salvador, accessible through the Benson’s Latin American Digital Initiatives. Event Details

Monday March 4
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5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

The UT student chapter of the Society of American Archivists is pleased to welcome Trevor Owens, Head of Digital Content Management for Library Services at the Library of Congress and author of The Theory and Craft of Digital Preservation, for a town hall and Q&A. Event Details

Wednesday March 6
10 to 11:30 a.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI), which is both a community of practice and a standardized markup language (similar to HTML) for making digital texts machine-readable, particularly in humanities disciplines. Event Details

Wednesday March 6
bearded man wearing blazer smiles at camera
Noon to 1 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Dr. Adrian Ward (Marketing) discusses his research on the negative effects of smartphones on cognitive capacity. Event Details

Wednesday March 6
2 to 4 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Come learn about open textbooks and open educational practices, and tell us how much you spent on textbooks last semester. We'll have games, a "textbook petting zoo", and swag. Event Details

Friday March 8
3 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

This workshop will cover the essentials of cartographic design and teach you how to design a custom map using QGIS software and openly available data that you can download online. Event Details

Saturday March 9
11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
ART 1.120

The Eleanor Greenhill Symposium is an annual event that provides an opportunity for Art History graduate students to present their research to the larger departmental and campus community. The symposium is designed both to encourage the sharing of ideas and to showcase the work of our graduate students. Event Details

Wednesday March 13
10 to 11:30 a.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Learn the basics of APIs: what they are, how you can use them, and why they're useful. We'll review some popular APIs and various tools and approaches to working with them, then dive into a hands-on session to apply our new knowledge. Event Details