Announcements GIS Day @ Bobst, November 16 Office Hours on Sunday, 3pm (e-mail me for location, will be either MAGNET or Dibner) Final Community Partner List Anna Bialas: MindRider Sara Camnasio: Global Action Project? Jasmine Chabra: NYU Ability Lab Nicole Cote: Prof. Arthur Spirling, NYU CDS Jing Huang: NYSCI Koji Kanao: Pawa Initiative Jayson Miller: […]continue reading Data Vis Session 7: Check-ins, Analysis, Books
Announcements Dibner Library Project Shhh design contest. Kickoff on October 20. Ekphrasis: A Symposium on Data and Information Visualization in the Arts and Sciences on Friday, November 18. Organized by the Graduate Student Society and NYU Data Studio. To submit your vis, please send the following information by Friday, October 21, 2016 to firstname.lastname@example.org: Name, […]continue reading Data Vis, October Announcements and Reminders
Announcements Now up: Phase 2 requirements and list of confirmed community partners. Headcount: NYSCI activity. Let me know your choice now! Spring class: Digital Humanities Analysis and Visualization. Data Visualization Clinics at NYU Library. Qualitative Data Analysis workshops at NYU Library. Tomorrow: NYU Digital Humanities Networking meeting. 10.00-11.30 in the Avery Fisher Room, 2nd floor […]continue reading Data Vis Session 5: Phase 1 projects.
Phase 2 Paper. Full draft due November 10. (Final paper due in Phase 3) Note: Keywords are highlighted in orange. Please write a 1250+ word research article, creative nonfiction, or ethnography (series of interviews) that critically examines issues faced by your community partner in the process of data visualization. If you need a community partner, […]continue reading Data Vis 2016 Phase 2 Project Requirements
Confirmed Partners Be More America. Topics: Healthcare and health equity Contact: Anurag Gupta, anurag [at] bemoreamerica [dot] org NYU Stern Center for Business and Human Rights. Topics: Trafficking and migration of construction workers. Contact: April Gu & David Segall Brown Dwarf NYC. Topic: Astrophysics data, particularly on brown dwarfs Contact: Sara Camnasio Pawa Initiative, Kenya. […]continue reading Community Partners (continually updated)
Announcements NSF Grad Fellowships. Applications due soon. To discuss: Phase 2 due date. Agenda 4:30-5:30 Rahul Bharghava, MIT. 5:30-6:00 April Gu and David Segall, NYU Stern Center for Business and Human Rights (BHR). http://people.stern.nyu.edu/twadhwa/bangladesh/ https://www.sam.gov https://www.fapiis.gov/fapiis/datareports.action https://www.fpds.gov/fpdsng_cms/index.php/en/ 6:00-6:10 Break 6:10-7:20 Data Exploration Exercise with BHR data and DataBasic.io. Next Week’s Assignments Finish and be ready […]continue reading Data Vis Session 4: Data Exploration.
Since we have no class on October 13 and I will be away on October 20, I’d like you to visit New York Hall of Science to participate in one of the following activities: October 1 or 2: A two-hour Maker Faire volunteer session Catherine Cramer, Senior Program Developer at NYSCI, is running a live […]continue reading NYSCI Activities
Announcements Be More America is looking for a paid PT data vis intern Upcoming Events SUBMERGE ocean science festival, September 24 NBA Basketball Analytics Hackathon, September 24 Bloomberg Data for Good Exchange, September 25 (wait list only) Make it in Brooklyn Innovation Summit, September 28 (get a free pass at Dibner LC240 Make it in […]continue reading Data Vis Session 3: ProPublica visit.
Phase 1 Project, due October 6 Note: Keywords are highlighted in orange. Develop a polished, accessible interactive visualization(s) of a pre-approved dataset for a general audience with no previous knowledge of the data. CHECKLIST: Dataset approved: You must receive approval to use the dataset by September 29 OR use a dataset from the class’s pre-approved […]continue reading Data Vis 2016 Phase 1 Project Requirements
Having trouble finding a good data set for your project? Use one of these. You are welcome to use the class tutorials to prepare, but your Phase 1, 2, and 3 projects must be significantly, defensibly different from the visualizations in the tutorials. Anything from the ProPublica Store Be More America (currently looking for a […]continue reading Pre-Approved Datasets for Phase 1 Project