Monthly Archives: November 2014

Can Digital ‘Badges’ and ‘Nanodegrees’ Protect Job Seekers From a First-Round Knockout? (Chronicle)

November 25, 2014 By Steve Kolowich Hiring managers look at each résumé for an average of six seconds, according to a 2012 study by TheLadders, a job-hunting website. In those six seconds, the recruiter looks at the applicant’s name, information about current … Continue reading

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So you want to become a professor of Greek and/or Latin? Think hard about a PhD in Digital Humanities (University of Leipzig)

by Monica Berti | Nov 20, 2014 So you want to become a professor of Greek and/or Latin? Think hard about a PhD in Digital Humanities Gregory Crane (Alexander von Humboldt Professor of Digital Humanities at Universität Leipzig & Professor of Classics … Continue reading

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Latin 392: Late Republic Literature — Week 11

On November 25, at 7 p.m. EST, Sunoikisis will host the course Latin 392: Late Republic Literature via Google Hangouts. To watch the live broadcast, see the YouTube video below. “Elite Roman Women” Julie Langford and Heather Grueber Primary Readings … Continue reading

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Greek 393: Greek Comedy — Week 10

Tonight, November 19, at 7 p.m. EDT, Sunoikisis will host the course Greek 393: Greek Comedy via Google Hangouts. To watch the live broadcast, see the YouTube video below. “Utopias” Joseph Romero Readings Primary Readings: English: Samia; Plato Critias [or the Jowett Critias] Greek: Ecclesiazusae 673-815 (1092 words) … Continue reading

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Latin 392: Late Republic Literature — Week 10

On November 18, at 7 p.m. EDT, Sunoikisis will host the course Latin 392: Late Republic Literature via Google Hangouts. To watch the live broadcast, see the YouTube video below. “Uses of the Past” Ben Desmidt     Primary Readings: … Continue reading

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FridayLive! Five Challenges for the Fourth Decade of the “IT Revolution.” (TLT Group)

Five Challenges for the Fourth Decade of the “IT Revolution.” Date: November 21, 2014 Time: 2:00-3:00 pm ET – free to all Presenters: Casey Green – founding director of The Campus Computing Project, Steve Gilbert, Beth Dailey – TLT Group. In 1986, Steve Gilbert and … Continue reading

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