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Upcoming Events

The DSC offers a series of workshops and events during the 2017-2018 academic year focused on 3D and Virtual Reality content. Learn more about how to create 3D and Virtual objects and how they can benefit your teaching and research.


Related Events

2018 Undergraduate Digital Research FellowshipIDEA Hub Open House
and Project Showcase
1 - 4 PM | Wednesday, October 11

Digital Arts Research Center, Room 108

Engage in social and creative enterprise with a growing community of entrepreneurs at UCSC. Learn about social and creative innovation projects and opportunities. Tour the OpenLab incubator spaces.


UCSC Archaeological Research Center Workshop
3D Photogrammetry for Cultural Heritage
March 25-31, 2018


A one week training workshop on photogrammetry for early-stage graduate students. Participants in this workshop will gain intensive hands-on experience in the techniques and processing workflow for photogrammetric recording for cultural heritage projects, presented within the context of a critical engagement in discussions of the politics of digital knowledge production.

Submit an application online

Cosposored by the Institute for Humanities Research and the Digital Scholarship Commons

Past Events

Undergraduate Digital Research Symposium

Wednesday, April 19, 8:30 AM - 2 PM
Digital Scholarship Commons, McHenry Library

Sponsored by Center for Jewish Studies, Digital Scholarship Commons, University Library, IHR 
With support from the Koret Family Foundation

The Digital Scholarship Commons held the first Undergraduate Digital Research Symposium on April 19, 2017. This symposium showcased innovative undergraduate research and celebrate the digital projects that students develop in class. 


Digital Exhibit Building Symposium

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Sponsored by a grant from the Institute of Library and Museum Services

This day long symposium considered the value of curating digital exhibits, communicating with online audiences, and implementing new digital assignments in the classroom. We will also held hands-on workshops to help projects get started.


Working in Omeka: Building a community of users

Thursday, May 7

The symposium explored the possibilities of using Omeka across the university and imagining the future of digital exhibit building at the University of California. The featured keynote address by Patrick Muray-John: "How can you tailor your Omeka site, and Why?" by Patrick Murray-John, Research Assistant Professor and Omeka Developer Manager at the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media at George Mason University.

Videos from the Symposium: