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This is the schedule for the Educational Technologies Center events. All are welcome to come enjoy light refreshments and learn about new technologies! For more information, to follow us on social networks, and to see screencasts please visit our blog at blogs.princeton.edu/etc


Fall 2013 Events Schedule (at noon unless otherwise noted)

Date

Title

Speaker(s)

Location

 
September 19 What’s New in Blackboard

Dennis Hood

East Pyne 012
September 26 Tablets for the Classroom

Janet Temos

East Pyne 012
October 3 Introduction to OpenScholar

Angel Brady

East Pyne 012
October 10 New Faculty Tech Toolkit

Janet Temos, MR Daniel

East Pyne 012
October 17 Introduction to Basic Text Analysis

Ben Johnston

East Pyne 012
October 24 Writing on the Wall

Janet Temos

East Pyne 012
November 7 What Can You Do with Clickers?

Janet Temos, Jesse Saunders

East Pyne 012  

November 12

Harnessing the Power of PowerPoint: 3:30-5 PM Robbie Davis-Floyd Frist 330
November 14 Tools for Transcription

Ben Johnston

East Pyne 012
November 21 TEI Text Encoding

Ben Johnston & Cliff Wulfman

East Pyne 012

Archives

Couldn't make it to one of our seminars?  Video recordings of Lunch and Learn, Productive Scholar presentations are posted to our blog at http://blogs.princeton.edu/etc.

Previous Lunch 'n Learn Sessions

2012-13 2011-12 2010-11 2009-10 2008-09 2007-08 2006-07
2005-06 2004-05
 

Date

Title

Speaker(s)

Materials

2012-13 Series
5/1/13 'Does Arduino Belong in My Classroom?' An Introduction to Using Arduino

David Peins

   
4/24/13 Data Management Planning Tool at Princeton

Anne Langley, Mark Ratliff

   
4/17/13 Digitizing Newspapers and Magazines at PUL Cliff Wulfman, Natalia Ermolaev    
4/10/13 Teaching with WordPress Timothy Recuber

video

 
4/3/13 Infrared Imaging Projects Using Photoshop Paula Brett, Norman E. Muller    
3/27/13 Databases to Play and Watch, Season 2: Exploring What's New with the Library's Streaming Audio and Visual Resources Darwin Scott    
3/13/13 Launching a New Library Website Antonio Barrera, Kevin Reiss, Adriana Popescu    
3/6/13 Interactive Whiteboards for Office Hours and Classroom Teaching

Janet Temos, Angel Brady

video, app summary  
2/27/13 Ten things you should know about Android and the Nexus 7 John LeMasney

video, presentation

 
2/20/13 iPad for Beginners Janet Temos, Angel Brady video  
2/13/13 Research & Writing on Chrome & Chromebook

Will Howarth, John LeMasney, Janet Temos

video  
2/6/13 e-books versus p-books at Princeton Libraries

Jane Holmquist

video

 
12/5/12 Tablets in the Classroom Janet Temos, Ben Johnston, Angel Brady video, audio, presentation  
11/28/12 Website options at Princeton University Jill Moraca

video

 
11/14/12 Kaltura at Princeton David Hopkins

video

 
10/31/12 Coursera Jeffrey Himpele    
10/24/12 Searchit@PUL Nancy Pressman-Levy, Jeremy Darrington

video

 
10/3/12 TED Ed

Janet Temos

video  
9/26/12 SMART Technologies at Princeton Janet Temos

video

 
9/19/12 iPad for Beginners Janet Temos video  
2011-12 Series
5/2/12 Modeling the Past: An Archeological Dig in Polis, Cyprus

Joanna Smith, William Childs, Szymon Rusinkiewicz

video

 
4/25/12 Get Your Group On: Groups in Blackboard Dennis Hood video presentation  
4/11/12 3D Laser Scanning Meghan Krupka

video

 
4/4/12 iPad Lending in the Library Trevor Dawes

video

 
3/28/12 Research Computing Yannis Kevrekidis, Garnet K.-L. Chan, Curt Hillegas

video

 
3/7/12 How to Make Your Own Web Based Survey with Qualtrics at Princeton Edward Freeland, Naila Rahman

video

 
2/29/12 SearchIt@PUL

Nancy Pressman-Levy, Jeremy Darrington

video  
2/22/12 Kaltura at Princeton David Hopkins

video, presentation

 
2/15/12 OpenScholar at Princeton: An Academic Website Publishing Tool Ben Johnston, Angel Brady video  
2/9/12 Kindle on Fire

William Howarth, Janet Temos

video  
12/7/11 Databases to Play and Watch: Exploring the Princeton University Library’s Streaming Audio and Visual E-Resources

Darwin Scott

video, presentation

 
11/30/11 Impact Factors: What They Mean, What They Don’t Mean, and Why You Should Care Elana Broch video, presentation  
11/06/11 Three Approaches to Streaming Music: Spotify, Google Music Beta, and Pandora John LeMasney

video

 
10/26/11 Image Resources and Use Trudy Jacoby    
10/19/11 Sustainability at Princeton Shana Weber

video

 
10/12/11 Women of Google Plus Lynette Young

video

 
10/05/11 Mapping and Emergency Response: Managing a Flood of Data

Bill Guthe, Wangyal Shawa

video  
9/28/11 iPrinceton App Serge Goldstein

video

 
9/21/11 Blackboard 9.1 Dennis Hood video  
2010-11 Series
4/27/11 Blackboard 2011

Dennis Hood

podcast, Blackboard QuickStart Guide

 
4/13/11 HathiTrust John Wilkin, Jon Stroop, and Marvin Bielawski podcast presentation  
4/6/11 365 Sketches John LeMasney    
3/30/11 Princeton's New Data Center Curtis Hillegas    
3/23/11 Child Internet Safety at Home Sorat Tungkasiri

podcast, presentation

 
3/9/11 AllPrinceton: The Hyperlocal Media Experiment Donna Liu

podcast

 
3/2/11 The “Mapping Globalization” Project with Miguel Centeno and Manish Nag

Miguel Centeno and Manish Nag

podcast  
2/23/11 Collaboration tools for scholars with Angel Brady Angel Brady

presentation

 
2/16/11 Research and Writing on the iPad with Will Howarth Will Howarth    
12/15/10 New Tools for Writing

William Howarth, Jon Edwards

podcast  
12/8/10 Arts Libraries on the Edge: Hey, where do I shelve this?

Hannah Bennett, Sandy Brooke, Darwin Scott

podcast, Scott's presentation

 
12/1/10 Bottom-up Social Data Collection with www.AllOurIdeas.org Matthew Salganik    
11/17/10 Step Out of the Plain -- 3D is the Next Dimension for Consumers Doug Dixon

podcast, presentation

 
11/10/10 Computing at Princeton: Short Observations and Tall Stories Jon Edwards

full video, podcast, presentation, video clip

 
11/3/10 Optimizing Fusion Particle Codes for Massively Parallel Computers Stephane Ethier, PPPL

podcast, presentation

 
10/27/10 Video Journey: Past, Present, Future David Hopkins, James Grassi

podcast, presentation

 
10/13/10 Improving Wikipedia

David Goodman

podcast  
9/29/10 On the Formation of Massive Galaxies Jeremiah P. Ostriker

podcast, presentation, video

 
9/22/10 Blackboard 9.0: Finding Your Way Dennis Hood    
2009-10 Series
5/5/10 The New Blackboard 9: Finding Your Way Dennis Hood podcast, presentation
4/28/10 Mobile Princeton is Coming: Get Out Your Smartphones! Janet Temos podcast, presentation
4/21/10 Wireless: Revolution and Evolution H. Vincent Poor podcast, presentation
4/14/10 eReaders in the Classroom Janet Temos, Stan Katz, Dan Kurtzer, Trevor Dawes

podcast, presentation

4/7/10 High Performance Computing at Princeton Curt Hillegas, Annabella Selloni, Clarence W. Rowley

podcast, presentations

3/24/10 The Technology of History Carla Zimowsk

podcast, presentation

3/10/10 Simulations at the Petascale and Beyond for Fusion Energy Sciences William M. Tang

podcast, presentation

3/3/10 How to Send A Secret On A Postcard: Public Key Cryptography John MacCormick podcast
2/24/10 An App a Day: Tasty Apps for iPhone and Android Doug Dixon podcast
2/17/10 The Fruits of the Genome for Society David Botstein

podcast, presentation

2/3/10 Millions, Billions, Zillions -- (In)numeracy Still Matters Brian Kernighan podcast, presentation
12/16/09 In Pursuit of the Salesman: Mathematics at the Limits of Computation Bill Cook podcast
12/9/09 Toward Quantum Computing Zahid Hasan

podcast, presentation

12/2/09 Digital Inequality Paul DiMaggio podcast
11/18/09 Smart Art: Database Tools for Research and Curation Janet Strohl-Morgan, Cathryn Goodwin, Brian R. Just

podcast, presentation

11/11/09 Managing Content on the Princeton Web Henry Umansky

podcast, presentation

11/4/09 Princeton's Partnership with Google Books Richard Schultz, Marvin Bielawski, Nancy Pressman Levy

podcast, presentation

10/28/09 Voice Over IP at Princeton David Wirth

podcast, presentation

10/14/09 Blogs, Lulz and Tweets: Social Media Comes to Princeton John Jameson, Shani Hilton

podcast, presentation

9/3/09 Reassembling the Wall Paintings of Thera Szymon Rusinkiewicz podcast
2008-09 Series

5/6/09

Computer Modeling of the Mind and Brain

Matthew Botvinick

podcast, presentation

4/29/09

The Cairo Geniza: Ancient Papers in the Digital Age

Mark Cohen,
Ben Johnston

podcast, presentation

4/22/09

Archives and Manuscripts:
Library Finding Aids

Daniel Santamaria

podcast, presentation

4/15/09

Flash Forward: The Rise of Small Tech Gadgets

Doug Dixon

podcast

4/1/09

Embedded Microcomputers for Teaching

Michael G. Littman

podcast, presentation

3/25/09

Women in Research Computing

Betty Leydon,
Emily Carter,
Jennifer Rexford,
Olga Troyanskaya

podcast

3/11/09

Princeton's Broadcast Center: First Cuts

David Hopkins,
Lance Herrington

podcast, presentation

3/4/09

Foundations and Future of Information Search

Andrea LaPaugh

podcast, presentation

2/25/09

Creative Commons: Guilt-Free Reuse of Others' Work

Keith Gresham,
David Hollander

podcast, presentation

2/18/09

Infrared Optical Sensing for Health and the Environment

Claire Gmachl,
Jim Smith

podcast, presentation

2/11/09

The Princeton Election Consortium: A First Draft of Electoral History

Sam Wang

podcast, presentation

12/10/08

Computational Intractability: A Barrier for Computers, Man and Science

Sanjeev Arora

podcast, presentation

12/03/08

E-books: Princeton and Beyond

Adriana Popescu, Priscilla Treadwell

podcast, presentation

11/19/08

Technology in the Classroom: Training and Mentoring Teaching Assistants

Jamie Rankin

podcast

11/12/08

Google Earth and Sky

Bill Guthe

podcast, presentation

11/04/08

On Tour @ Lewis: the Broadcast & New Media Centers

Janet Temos
David Hopkins

 

10/22/08

High Performance Computing at Princeton

Anatoly Spitkovsky, Jeroen Tromp, Curt Hillegas

podcast

10/15/08

Cyber Security for Non-technical Users

Anthony Scaturro

podcast, presentation

10/01/08

On Tour @ Lewis: the Science Library

Patty Gaspari-Bridges

photo gallery

9/24/08

Launching PAD: the Princeton Applications Developers Group

Serge Goldstein

podcast, web site

9/17/08

Research Hacks: TIps & Tools for the Busy Scholar

Steven Adams

podcast

9/10/08

Blackboard: New Features Make the Grade

Dennis Hood

 
2007-08 Series

5/7/08

The Google Book Scanning Project

Trevor Dawes,
Marie Wange-Connelly

podcast

4/30/08

Tuning In or Tuning Out: The New World of Digital TV

David Hopkins

podcast, presentation

4/23/08

The Joys and Ploys of Little Toys

Douglas Dixon

podcast

4/16/08

Emerging Tools for Research and Instruction

Ira Fuchs

podcast

4/09/08

Collaboration Tools at Princeton

Mark Ratliff, Dennis Hood, Harris Otubu, Sal Rosario

podcast, presentation

4/02/08

The Sporting Edge: IT Tools for Winning Soccer

Julie C. Shackford, Scott Champ

podcast

3/26/08

Beyond Words: Environmental History, Digitization and GIS

Emmanuel Kreike

podcast, presentation

3/12/08

The Greening of Technology: Sustainability Initiatives at Princeton

Shana Weber, Leila Shahbender, Charles Kruger, Curt Hillegas, John Shorey

podcast, presentation

3/05/08

History, Remote Sensing and GIS: The AvKat Survey Project

John F. Haldon

podcast, presentation

2/27/08

Digitizing the Universe From Your Backyard

Robert J. Vanderbei

podcast, presentation

2/13/08

The Changing Face of Programming

Brian Kernighan

podcast, presentation

1/9/08

Google Search Strategies

Nancy Pressman Levy

podcast, presentation

12/12/07

Why Your Humble iPod Might
Be Holding the Biggest Mystery
in All of Science

Bernard Chazelle

podcast, presentation

12/5/07

Computers Driving Down Nassau Street

Alain Kornhauser and PAVE students

podcast, presentation

11/14/07

Tivo for the Internet: RSS Feeds for Research and Leisure

Steven Adams

podcast, web page

11/7/07

Research Computing: Princeton Perspectives

Curt Hillegas, Frans Pretorius, Dan Marlow, Roberto Car

podcast, Pretorius pdf, Marlow pdf, Car pdf

10/24/07

Securing the Electronic Ballot

Alex Halderman

podcast (First half hour), presentation

10/17/07

Snipers, Shills, and Sharks: eBay and Human Behavior

Ken Steiglitz

podcast, presentation, vodcast

10/10/07

Podcasting: Why and How

David Hopkins

podcast, presentation

9/26/07

The Turing Machine in the Voting Booth

Andrew Appel

podcast

9/19/07

Blackboard: All the Tools, All the Time

Matthew Hood

 
2006-07 Series

5/2/07

Introduction to Office 2007

Jeanne Mrak

podcast

4/22/07

Video on Demand at Princeton

Marianne Crusius, Daniela Antonuci, Larry Danson, Yukari Tokumasu

 

4/11/07

Digital Photography Roundtable

Denise Applewhite, Douglas Dixon, David Hopkins, Lorene Lavora

Cameras, Technique, Management, podcast

4/4/07

A Second Life for the University: Immersive Reality in Teaching

Janet Temos

presentation

3/28/07

Geometry and Music

Dmitri Tymoczko

podcast

3/14/07

New Frontiers in Nanotechnology

Winston "Wole" Soboyejo

presentation, podcast

3/7/07

Campus Networking and the Internet: How They Work

Peter Olenick

presentation, podcast

2/28/07

GIS at Princeton: Gathering Knowledge From Satellite Images

Bill Guthe, David Potere, Bethany Bradley, Wangyal Shawa

Intro ppt, Portere ppt, Bradley ppt, podcast

2/21/07

All the News That Fits: Newspaper Resources at Princeton

Bobray Bordelon, Elizabeth Bennett

podcast

2/14/07

Modeling for Drawing

Adam Finkelstein

presentation, podcast

2/7/07

Clickers In the Classroom

Janet Temos, Joshua Rabinowitz

podcast

1/17/07

Bibliographic Management: No Longer a Chore

Audrey Betsy Wright

presentation

1/10/07

All Things Google

Wayne Bivens-Tatum, John Hernandez

 

12/13/07

Video Vivations: Constructing a Documentary in Real Time

David Hopkins

 

12/6/06

Teaching with a Tablet PC

Serge Goldstein

presentation, podcast

11/29/06

Content Protection and Digital Rights Management: Accessing Your Media in the Digital Home

Douglas Dixon

presentation, podcast

11/15/06

PlanetLab: An Open Platform for Developing, Deploying and Accessing Planetary-scale Services

Larry Peterson

podcast

11/8/06

Electronic Grantsmanship

Michelle Christy, Joseph Broderick

presentation, podcast, handout

10/25/06

When Worlds Collide: The Papers of Thomas Jefferson in the Era of eBay

Kevin Guthrie

presentation, podcast

10/11/06

High Performance Computing: the Princeton Experience

Curt Hillegas, Mikko Haataja, James Stone, Bill Tang

podcast

9/20/06

Teaching with Blackboard: It Keeps Getting Better

Dennis Hood

 
2005-06 Series

5/17/06

What's Up With Google: The View From the Library

Elana Broch, Wayne Bivens-Tatum, Stephen Ferguson, Jennifer Lang

search presentation, cataloging presentation, podcast

5/3/06

Virtual Scholarship

Nancy Pressman, Audrey Wright,Phil Menos

presentation

4/19/06

The University Channel

Donna Liu

podcast

4/12/06

Teaching in Bytes II: Using Technology in the Classroom

Janet Temos & Faculty

why blog presentation

4/5/06

Visualizing Spatial Information in the Classroom

Bill Guthe, James Smith, Eric Wood, Wangyal Shawa

library presentation, presentation, hydrology presentation

3/29/06

Automated Radio Tracking of Rainforest Animals: A Pilot System for a Proposed National Observatory Network

Martin Wilkelski, Roland Keys, Axel Haenssen, Christian Ziegler

 

3/16/06

Portable Media: Fun Players and Phones

Douglas Dixon

presentation

3/8/06

Scientific Computational Clusters at PPPL: Lessons Learned

Paul Henderson

presentation

3/1/06

Sex, Lies and Videogames: The Truth About Females and Computing

Maria Klawe

presentation

2/22/06

Millions, Billions, Zillions: Why Innumeracy Matters

Brian Kernighan

presentation

2/15/06

AP501: A (More Productive) Day in the Academic Life

Christopher Mackie

 

2/8/06

Beyond Course Management: Blackboard as a Learning Tool

Dennis Hood, Lee Mitchell, Laurel Goodell, Keiko Kuriyama, Antonio Calvo, Lee Silver, Ana Figueroa, Rena Lederman

 

1/4/06

20 Years of Academic Computing: What Have We Learned?

Michael Mahoney

 

12/14/05

Better Than Google, Part II: The Library's PUL QuickSearch

Nancy Pressman

 

12/7/05

Using BLOG Technology to Enhance Student Writing

Kate Stanton, Kay Chubbuck

 

11/30/05

The Machine in the Garden: Temptation and Liability for Students in the Age of File Sharing

Clayton Marsh

 

11/16/05

Teaching in Bytes: Using Technology in the Classroom

Janet Temos

 

11/2/05

High Performance Computing at Princeton and Around the World

Curt Hillegas

 

10/26/05

Are Higher Education and Open Source Ready for Each Other?

Ira Fuchs - Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

presentation

10/19/05

Tech Tools for Academic Writers: RefWorks and EndNote

Audrey Betsy Wright

 

10/12/05

Internet2 and Next Generation Network Applications in Higher Education

George Laskaris - NJEdge

presentation

9/21/05

Blackboard 2005: What's New for Instructors?

Dennis Hood

 
2004-05 Series

4/20/05

Chess: Modern Tools for the Royal Game

Jon Edwards

presentation

4/13/05

What’s New on Macs?

   

4/6/05

Discovering Data with CPANDA: Powerful Statistics, Easy Interface

Larry McGill

 

3/30/05

An Introduction to the Tablet PC

Serge Goldstein

presentation

3/9/05

Redefining the Photograph in the Digital Era

Andrew Moore

 

3/2/05

A Quick Tour of Geographic Information Systems

Bill Guthe

 

2/16/05

Eleven Cool Things You can do with PHP

David Sklar

presentation

2/9/05

@princeton.edu: Improved Services Put SPAM in the Can

Donna Tatro, Chris Kranz

 

2/2/05

Create and Edit Your Own Video Extravaganza - Take 2

David Hopkins

presentation

1/26/05

From Supercomputer to the OIT Beowulf Cluster

Curt Hillegas

presentation

1/19/05

Open Source Software: The Good, the Bad and the Costly

Serge Goldstein

presentation

1/5/05

The New Data Warehouse

Ted Bross

presentation

12/15/04

Our New Web Content Management System

Reed Meister

presentation

11/17/04

Discussion of Digital Image Resources and Projects at Princeton

Janet Temos
Jeff Evans
Janet Strohl-Morgan

 

11/10/04

Technology in Language Teaching

Jamie Rankin

 

10/27/04

Electronic Election Systems: E-voting Security and Paper Trails

Michelle Mulder

 

10/20/04

Better Than Google: Find Articles and More At The Library

Nancy Pressman Levy

 

10/13/04

A Computer Deconstructed

Adam Re, Todd Klingaman

presentation

10/6/04

Blogs, Weblogs, Powerful Web Journals

Kati Lovasz

presentation

9/29/04

Create and Edit Your Own Video Extravaganza

David Hopkins

presentation

9/22/04

Blackboard Content System and New Blackboard Features

Dennis Hood, Matt Hood

presentation

9/15/04

SPAM - Everyone Talks About It But OIT Is Doing Something About It

Dan Oberst

presentation