Tag: spotlight

Spotlight: Angel David Nieves

Angel David Nieves is an Associate Professor at Hamilton College, Clinton N.Y., co-director of Digital Humanities Initiative (DHi), Director of the American Studies Program, and a founding member of the Cinema and Media Studies (CNMS) concentration.  Nieves has articles published in, among others, The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy; The Journal of Planning History; and …

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Spotlight: Quinn Norton

Quinn Norton is an American journalist, blogger, and photographer who writes on issues such as privacy and identity, digital security, hacker culture, and internet politics. She is a contributor to Wired News, The Guardian, Maximum PC, and more. On December 3rd, Norton visited to Whittier College to discuss digital literacy and what it is to live in the …

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Spotlight: Jim Groom

On October 20th and 21st, Whittier College and DigLibArts were fortunate enough to host instructional technologist Jim Groom. In addition to holding a reclaim hosting workshop and delivering a talk in Villalobos Hall, Professor Groom gave Amer Rashid, one of our Student Technology Liaisons, the opportunity to interview him. The interview (transcription provided below) covered Professor Groom’s work …

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Spotlight: Dr. Cinzia Fissore, Environmental Science Professor

I recently had the distinct pleasure of sitting down with Dr. Cinzia Fissore for a few minutes and discussing how she has incorporated digital media into her classrooms, as well as her relationship with DigLibArts. Listen to some highlights of the interview below, and be sure to check out her written responses to the questions …

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Spotlight: Becky Ruud, Wardman Archivist on Digital Archives

Recently, our Student Technology Liaison, Pat Rubalcava, sat down with university archivist and librarian Becky Ruud to learn about a recent workshop she attended on digital archiving. Listen in on their conversation and check out some of her more scripted answers below. Tell us a bit about yourself. Where did you study? Areas of expertise?  …

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