Author: Andrea Rehn

Andrea Rehn is Associate Dean and Director of Whittier's Digital Liberal Arts and Whittier Scholars programs. She is also Professor of English, where her research focuses on the long nineteenth century. Her publications include articles on Austen, Conrad, Kipling, and digital pedagogy. She blogs intermittently at, or find her regularly on Twitter and Medium as @profrehn.

Whittier College’s “Story of Where”: An Introduction to GIS using Esri StoryMaps

DibLibArts welcomes Shannon Julius, GIS Analyst for the City of Whittier, to campus to offer an introductory workshop in GIS analysis and visualization. Students, Faculty, and Campus Community Members are invited. No prior experience with digital mapping is assumed. All you need is a laptop and your sense of curiosity. WHEN: MAY 1, 2019, 4:30-6:30PM WHERE: …

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Neurodiversity and Neurotechnology Learning Community

Whittier College’s newest Learning Community, Neurodiversity and Neurotechnology (NNLC), has formed with faculty from the departments of Psychological Sciences, Child Development, and Kinesiology. The NNLC’s goal is to research technology that supports academic success among neurodiverse learners and to aid the reduction of stigmas associated with neurological differences. Learners with neurological obstacles such as dyslexia, …

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Event: High Tech Happy Hour, Tuesday, Dec. 5th, 4:30pm @ Hartley House

Please join us next week for our end-of-semester High-Tech Happy Hour: Tuesday, December 5th, 4:30 PM Hartley House. We’ll have very short presentations from faculty grant recipients who will share updates and insights on their digital research projects:  Ann Kakliouras (Anthropology) will discuss her digital indigenous mapping project, and share insights on her experience working on digital …

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