Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

February 2016

Serious Play Discussion: Identity Negotiation in RPGs

February 12 @ 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

With Krista-Lee Malone.          

Find out more »

Usha Akella, The Rosary of Latitudes: Book Release and Reading

February 13 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

A reading and book release of The Rosary of Latitudes: Poetry and Prose by Austin, Texas poet Usha Akella, author of three books and founder of The Poetry Caravan.        

Find out more »

UWM’s Academic Adventurers Series

February 19 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Photo courtesy of Anika Wilson. "Vanishing Hitchhiker, Vanishing Gods: Religion, Ecology, and Identity in Southern Africa." Presented by Anika Wilson, Associate Professor, UWM Department of Africology. Academic Adventurers talks begin at 3 p.m. in the American Geographical Society Library, third…

Find out more »

Digital Humanities Geek Week

February 23 @ 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

The word “data” rarely elicits thrills, even among geeks. Let’s face it, even the most earnest biologist may gradually bore of microbiome tables; even the most serious social scientist can spend so long slathering in stats about GDP, crime, etc……

Find out more »

Educating Milwaukee: How One City’s History of Segregation and Struggle Shaped Its Schools: A Presentation by James K. Nelsen

February 23 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Golda Meir Library, Conference Center, fourth floor,
2311 E. Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee, 53211
+ Google Map

  Join us as UWM alumnus James Nelsen discusses his recent book, Educating Milwaukee: How One City's History of Segregation and Struggle Shaped Its Schools, which traces the origins of the modern school choice movement. Nelsen follows Milwaukee's tumultuous education…

Find out more »

Great Books Roundtable Discussion

February 24 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Seamus Heaney The Cure at Troy (a verse adaptation of Philoctetes by Sophocles, 1990) Optional: See the UWM Mainstage Theatre production of The Cure at Troy, directed by Jim Tasse, February 24-28 The Great Books Roundtable Discussions are sponsored by…

Find out more »

Making Things with Humanities Data: A Workshop

February 25 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Please join us in the Digital Humanities Lab for a morning workshop and afternoon discussion on the emerging concept of humanities data, led by Justin Schell and Thomas Padilla, two of the most engaging thinkers on digital scholarship and digital…

Find out more »

What Is Humanities Data? A Discussion with Justin Schell and Thomas Padilla

February 25 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Please join us in the Digital Humanities Lab for a morning workshop and afternoon discussion on the emerging concept of humanities data, led by Justin Schell and Thomas Padilla, two of the most engaging thinkers on digital scholarship and digital…

Find out more »

Provost/UWM Libraries’ Social Justice Lecture

February 26 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Golda Meir Library, Conference Center, fourth floor,
2311 E. Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee, 53211
+ Google Map

Amanda Seligman, Professor and Chair of the UWM Department of History, presents "Making Social Justice with the Neighbors: How Block Clubs Shaped Chicago,"  an examination of how Chicago neighbors have used block clubs to make social justice together for a century.…

Find out more »

CartoDB Workshop

February 29 @ 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Presented by Eliza Bettinger, GIS Specialist, American Geographical Society Library.

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events