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Videos or Podcasts as Alternatives for Academic Papers

DAHI Admin/ November 24, 2014/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Jim Hearon Media Specialist, Sinclair Library UH Mānoa An accelerated face-to-face learning arts class was rolled out during Spring 2014.  This course was the fifth course revision and featured an interesting new development in the course design regarding individual assignments which was a choice to submit weekly assignments as videos or podcasts.  Participants could select from among three different options

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Public Lecture: Hasan Elahi, Director of Digital Cultures and Creativity at U. of MD

DAHI Admin/ October 27, 2014/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

HASAN ELAHI  Artist Talk Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 6:30pm ART Auditorium Lecture (with the UHM International Cultural Studies Program)Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at noon to 1:15pm BURNS HALL room 2012 Hasan Elahi is an interdisciplinary artist whose work examines issues of surveillance, citizenship, migration, transport, and borders and frontiers. His work has been presented in numerous exhibitions at venues such

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Alec Fuller’s #TRUTH Project

DAHI Admin/ October 15, 2014/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

On October 13 graphic design student Alec Fuller presented his #TRUTH Project: a website that encourages visitors to use hashtags to indicate the degree of truth they assign to various images. He will be parsing the results for data and inspiration for a series of graphic design projects. The following copy is from a project description. # # # My

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MIPI 2.0 (update 2.0.1)

amawyer/ October 13, 2014/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Aloha all, We’ve been working on the the MIPI database changes. Glad to report we’ve cleaned up and updated the categories. PICTS (Pacific Islands Countries and Territories) now categorized. We have also implemented easy Image Uploads so that public domain images (and soon clips) can be brought into place. We can see a handful of design changes to improve the

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MIPI 2.0 (update)

amawyer/ September 28, 2014/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Aloha Digi A&H Community, Writing to post news of progress on MIPI (Moving Images of the Pacific Islands) 2.0. Now back online on the Digi A&H cloudlet, we are in the process of resetting and updating the category search function, fine-tuning the Mediawiki Skin we are using, and beginning the process of preparing to add new content including both new

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DigiA&H at TechLogic Conference

DAHI Admin/ April 4, 2014/ Events, Research, Uncategorized/ 0 comments

As a part of the TechLogic mini-conference at UH Manoa, two members of the Initiative did short presentations based on their experiences teaching “Digital America,”(AMST 334)  in the department of American Studies. Sean Trundle – “Gamifying Digital America” Trundle’s presentation gave an overview of how he experimented with “gamification” (the integration of competitive and rewards-driven mechanisms into everyday tasks) in

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DAHI Admin/ August 31, 2013/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Our approach to this Digital Arts and Humanities is interdisciplinary and collaborative. We encourage scholarship about performance and performative contexts.  Our intention is to interact with and form critical ways of thinking about new media and diverse practices of communication that are culturally, politically, and historically informed.  We are committed to sharing open source scholarship and the notion of performativity

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