Matt has offered some excellent advice re: graphic design basics.
I would also recommend this YouTube video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pD_OvRtH0aY) which is more about infographics and data visualization more generally, but covers a lot of these principles through visual examples.
The Journal of Digital Humanities has featured posters from recent DH conferences. You can see some samples here – http://journalofdigitalhumanities.org/3-1/ – and here – http://journalofdigitalhumanities.org/2-3/
Here is some very general design advice:
* Regularize/be consistent with alignment, fonts, and text size
* Use modern…[Read more]
Steven Ovadia wrote a new blog post CUNY Advance Start-Up, Greenhouse, and Scale Up Grants in the group CUNY Open Education Resources (OER): 22 hours, 7 minutes ago
CUNY Advance Start-Up, Greenhouse, and Scale Up Grants Call for Proposals
Applications Due March 23, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.
CUNY Advance supports campus-based innovations and projects that have […]
Matthew K. Gold wrote a new blog post What We Did: Feb 24 (Fourth Class; Assessment, Part 2) in the group Futures Initiative: 1 day, 20 hours ago
Week 4 — Group 1: Assessment
Co-authors for this post:
Janey Flanagan (BMCC) Urban Ed, eLearning
Maria Greene (BMCC) Urban Ed, Chemistry
Irene Morrison-Moncure (Hunter) Classics
In week four, we continued the […]
From The Chronicle of Higher Ed
February 26, 2015
Program’s Extra Support for Community-College Students Is Paying Off
By Katherine Mangan
“A program at City University of New York that surrounds […]
As a senior research fellow at the Brooklyn Waterfront Research Center (BWRC), I am happy to announce that we have an internship opportunity that might be of interest to members of this group. Please feel free to distribute widely.
The Brooklyn Waterfront Research Center (BWRC) at New York City College of Technology has an opportunity…[Read more]
Renee McGarry started the topic CFP: Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy, Issue 8 in the forum Digital Humanities Initiative 3 days, 21 hours ago
The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy is currently seeking submissions considering the special topic “Disability as Insight, Access as the Function of Design,” co-edited by Sushil K. Oswal and Andrew J. Lucchesi. The deadline for submissions is April 15, 2015.
JITP welcomes work that explores critical and creative uses of interactive…[Read more]
Jill Cirasella replied to the topic Periodic Reminder to Subscribe to Open Access @ CUNY blog in the forum LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable 4 days, 15 hours ago
(Whoops, I take it back: There is a link to the blog post in the OAPN emails — it’s just way at the bottom and the whole email is unformatted. So if you want nicer-looking notifications of new OA @ CUNY blog posts, subscribing by email is still the way to go.)
Jill Cirasella started the topic Periodic Reminder to Subscribe to Open Access @ CUNY blog in the forum LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable 4 days, 15 hours ago
Many of you already subscribe by email to the Open Access @ CUNY blog, but if you don’t, I encourage you to consider doing so — let the news of CUNY OA events and developments come straight to you! To subscribe, simply go to http://openaccess.commons.gc.cuny.edu/ and enter your email address in the “Subscribe via email” section on the right. …[Read more]
Matthew K. Gold started the topic Fwd: Shana Kimball started the topic Job Alert: Project Manager with
NYPL technology in the forum NYCDH Announcements [NYC Digital Humanities] in the forum Digital Humanities Initiative via email 4 days, 23 hours ago
Shana Kimball started the topic Job Alert: Project Manager with NYPL
technology in the forum NYCDH Announcements
NYPL Technology has an exciting opportunity for a talented Project Manager
to guide the development of our core digital collections platforms &
experimental projects. The full description is below. Please help us…[Read more]
Sarah Morgano started the topic CFP for Zeteo: The Journal of Interdisciplinary Writing in the forum Announcements 5 days, 3 hours ago
CALL FOR PAPERS FOR ZETEO: THE JOURNAL OF INTERDISCIPLINARY WRITING
“Class warfare” is not a dirty word; it’s a feature of human history. Has Charlie Hebdo reminded us that free speech is a double-edged sword?
Please send Zeteo articles and essays about conflict and conflicts, be this from the perspective of history, gender…[Read more]
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