Data Visualization

ICPSR Regional Meeting in Northern California

October 24, 2019, 10:00am
The Inter-university Consortium of Political and Social Science Research (ICPSR) is hosting a Northern California meeting of ICPSR members and interested researchers, co-hosted by the Libary and the D-Lab. We’ll provide workshops on finding and using data for research, using data for teaching, how to promote ICPSR data and resources across campus, and more.
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Adobe Fellows @ Berkeley: Creativity Across the Curriculum

How can we leverage technology to support teaching and learning in ways that foster public understanding, amplify diverse voices, and empower students?

Group shot of first cohort of Adobe Fellows, October 2018 

Immersive Education: Teaching With and About VR/AR

April 19, 2018, 3:00pm
As newer technologies such as virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) gain in popularity, how are they impacting teaching and learning in the classroom? What does it mean to teach with rather than just about VR and AR? Where and in what ways is VR/AR showing up on campus? This event is intended as an introduction to VR/AR and other immersive technologies on campus and in the classroom. All are welcome and no prior knowledge is required!
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Designing Infographics: Strategies and Easy Steps for Creating Clear, Impactful Graphics and Charts

November 14, 2018, 2:30pm
Designing a good infographic is an art. But with a few basic tools and some background knowledge, anyone can create a visual that clearly communicates a message. In this hands-on workshop, led by Digital Learning Services Senior Visual Designer Robert Hold, you'll learn the elements of good information design and how to use tools from the Adobe Creative Suite to achieve your goals.
Registration is unavailable.

Color 101: Foundations and Easy Tips for Using Color Confidently in Your Content

November 7, 2018, 10:00am
Why do some color combinations seem to work better than others? What do certain colors communicate, and which color choices are accessible for multiple audiences? What's the difference between RGB, CYMK, and Spot colors--why do you need to know? Learn all this and more in this hands-on workshop led by Digital Learning Services Senior Visual Designer Robert Hold.
Registration is unavailable.

Creative Discovery Workshops

How can you incorporate creative projects and digital design tools into your courses, in ways that deepen student learning? This hands-on monthly workshop series, featuring experts from across campus, will address a wide variety of pedagogical and practical topics to help you get started and go further.

Data Science Education Program

The Data Science Education Program is part of the new Division of Data Sciences at Berkeley. The program helps undergraduates from all fields to engage capably and critically with data and be better prepared for a data-rich world. The comprehensive curriculum includes a path-breaking foundational course, a constellation of innovative connector courses that allow students to explore real-world issues through their interests, and more intermediate and advanced courses for learning complex concepts and approaches.