THE NEW MEDIA LAB (NML) assists City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Center faculty and doctoral students from a variety of academic disciplines to create multimedia projects based on their own scholarly research. Our goal is to integrate new media into traditional academic practice, challenging scholars to develop fresh questions in their respective fields using the tools of new technology. The NML is committed to a vision of new technology based on open access to ideas, tools, and resources.
With ongoing support from CUNY, the New Media Lab has become a dynamic environment in which projects funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Rockefeller Foundation, the Old York Library Foundation, and other private and public sources demonstrate new approaches and methods of merging digital media, scholarship, and learning.
Located in room 7388.01 at the CUNY Graduate Center and run under the auspices of the Center for Media and Learning / American Social History Project, NML researchers:
work across academic disciplines to produce scholarly digital media projects;
analyze Internet usage in the educational, social, and commercial sectors;
construct 3-D environments that explore ways of visualizing the arts, humanities, and sciences
digitally archive and analyze a wide range of data
participate in public programs that address the critical intersection of knowledge and technology
Recent group activity
Luke Waltzer started the topic The Election Clapback Syllabus: A Teach In/Learn In in the forum New Media Lab – Forum 2 months ago
The Futures Initiative is sponsoring a <strong>Teach In/Learn In </strong>on<strong> Tuesday, November 15, 11-1 in room 3317</strong> to address issues of relevance to our students in the wake of this year’s election. Please bring ideas, syllabi, lesson plans, assignments, actions, and art.
<li>How do we create a space for CUNY stu…[Read more]
Matthew K. Gold started the topic P/T Job Opportunity: The Brooklyn College Listening Project in the forum New Media Lab – Forum 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Forwarding on behalf of Jessica Siegel:
The Brooklyn College Listening Project, a interdisciplinary oral history and community interview project, is looking for a designer to help us develop a website based on some of the 350 oral histories our students have done with Brooklyn residents around issues of immigration, gentrification, identity,…[Read more]
Adjunct Instructor Position for Spring, 2017
New Media & Digital Design Program
Fordham University, Lincoln Center
About the Course
Explorations in Digital Design is the introductory course for the New Media & Digital Design Program and aims to expose undergraduates to the program’s three thematic concentrations in the areas social i…[Read more]
Matthew K. Gold started the topic November 4 // Decolonial Computing // NYU Symposium in the forum New Media Lab – Forum 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Department of Media, Culture, and Communication
FRIDAY, November 4 | RSVP | 1:30-5:30 PM
Calls to wrest the history and anthropology of computing, information technology, and digital media away from eurocentric analyses have been raised in the fields of STS and media studies over the last decade. We propose to revisit discussions that take us…[Read more]
Penn State is looking for a Digital Scholarship Fellow. Details below. Apologies for duplication to those on multiple Commons groups…
The Pennsylvania State University Libraries seek creative, forward-thinking individuals to apply for the fixed-term, non-tenure track, three-year appointment as Digital…[Read more]
The rapid increase of textbook prices is a particular problem at a university like CUNY whose students often come from lower income backgrounds. Many students are already hard pressed to afford college, let alone expensive texts. As advocates for our students, we have the opportunity and responsibility to consider moving away from both textbooks…[Read more]
The job posting below may be of interest:
The Assistant Professor will be an artist whose practice engages one
or more of the following things: animation, digital design, creative
coding, physical computing,…[Read more]
Luke Waltzer started the topic The CUNY Syllabus Project Update: Initial Findings & Call for More Syllabi! in the forum New Media Lab – Forum 3 months, 2 weeks ago
<em>The message below is being sent on behalf of the co-directors of the CUNY Syllabus Project, Laura Kane and Andy McKinney</em>
<strong>THE CUNY SYLLABUS PROJECT</strong>
Earlier this year we launched the CUNY Syllabus Project, a collaborative database for the CUNY pedagogical community…[Read more]
For those interested in Sound Studies, you may wish to check out this conference mentioned to me by Christina Katopotis a PhD candidate in the English department at the GC <a href="http://soundconference2017.wordpress.com">soundconference2017.wordpress.com</a>%5Bsoundconference2017.wordpress.com%5D.
Lisa Rhody started the topic Call for Participation: Digital Project Working Groups in the forum New Media Lab – Forum 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Announcing the first meeting of the GCDI Digital Project Working Groups!
The GC Digital Initiatives invite anyone working on digital projects to come to the first meeting of the Digital Projects Working Groups! Led by the GC Digital Fellows, the Working Groups are a new program designed to bring together and support communities of CUNY…[Read more]
Matthew K. Gold started the topic JOB: Two Tenure-Track Positions in Communication and Media Studies at Fordham in the forum New Media Lab – Forum 4 months ago
The Department of Communication and Media Studies at Fordham University, The Jesuit University of New York, invites applications for the tenure-track position to commence September 1, 2017. This position will contribute to our new undergraduate major in Digital Technologies and Emerging Media, the interdisciplinary program in New Media and Digital…[Read more]
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The Teaching and Learning Center is pleased to announce the first Teaching and Learning Center grants initiative. This program offers support to doctoral and masters students at the CUNY Graduate Center as they develop, plan, implement,…[Read more]
<strong>Making Peer Review Work</strong>
Wednesday, 9/14 1-3pm Room 9207
Have you ever felt concerned about your ability to provide constructive feedback to every student? Are you interested in building your students’ capacity to critically read and engage with each others’ work? Are you interested in building classroom community and inc…[Read more]
September 23 10am-12pm and 1pm-5pm
Room 9204, CUNY Graduate Center</strong>
<em>co-sponsored by the <a href="https://infolit.commons.gc.cuny.edu/">Library Association of CUNY</a>, the Graduate Center’s <a href="https://tlc.commons.gc.cuny.edu">Teaching and Learning Center</a>, the <a h…[Read more]
Jessica Murray started the topic Building a Usable History: Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement in the forum New Media Lab – Forum 4 months, 1 week ago
Please join us this Wednesday, September 14 from 06:30 PM – 08:30 PM in Room C197 for a panel discussion on the creation of usable online histories.
The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks (http://rosaparksbiography.org) is an educational website that tells the story of Parks’ lifelong work as a political activist—particularly around crimi…[Read more]
Lisa Rhody started the topic Register Now for the Extending Play 3 Conference (Sept. 30 & Oct. 1) at Rutgers in the forum New Media Lab – Forum 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Cross-posted from the NYCDH forum:
<strong>Register now for the Extending Play 3 Conference at Rutgers University (Sept 30-October 1)</strong>
Keynotes by Wendy Chun and Matthew Kirschenbaum!
Registration is still open for Extending Play 3: Temporalities of Play, which will be held at the School of Communication & Information, Rutgers…[Read more]
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