News

IRIS Will Be at the SIUE Research Centers Opportunity Fair!
Visit us on Wednesday, September 25 between 11:00am and 1:00 pm in the Maple-Dogwood Room. There will be representatives from each of SIUE’s research centers available for conversation and information....Read More
2013 Day of DH Approaches!
Just what goes on in Digital Humanities scholarship, anyway? Wouldn’t you like to know! Well, you can find out much more by joining in on the annual 2013 “Day of DH”,...Read More
Welcome Workshops!
New IRIS mandatory student workshops! Thursday, Jan 17 @ 11am and Friday, Jan 18 @ 9am! we will be meeting in the center (PH 0226) and the meetings should only take about 15-25 minutes....Read More
IRIS Open House a Success!
Thank you to all who took the time to come by and visit our Open house! CAS Dean Dr. Aldemaro Romero stopped by along with Chancellor Julie A. Furst-Bowe! We had a steady stream of faculty and students drop in and learn about all of our amazing projects!...Read More
SIUE IRIS Open House
OPEN HOUSE! ALL FACULTY AND STAFF ARE INVITED Snacks will be provided and faculty/students projects will be showcased IN THE IRIS CENTER • PECK 0226 FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5, 11AM-1PM AND TUESDAY,...Read More
As we move into week 5…
As the semester rolls into week 5, I thought a short post about this past few weeks happenings would be a good way to get this blog moving again! This semester is shaping up to be a very busy and exciting one for the IRIS center and all of the fabulous students and faculty therein!...Read More
Mandatory IRIS Student Workshops
Attention all users of the IRIS Center: All student users are REQUIRED to attend one of the following introduction workshops: Monday, September 10th 5:15-5:45 Tuesday, September 11th 1-1:30 Wednesday, September 12th 3-3:30 These workshops will be held in the IRIS Center (Peck Hall 0226). ...Read More
IRIS edits a special issue
Informatics Scholarship:  Beyond the Research University   This special issue of Polymath invites contributions considering the accomplishments, status, and future shape of informatics scholarship in the humanities and social sciences at Masters comprehensive universities and undergraduate-intensive liberal arts colleges....Read More
Digital Humanities and the Undergrad Gap
One of the most exciting aspects of digital humanities and informatics scholarship, and also one of its greatest ongoing challenges, is the incorporation and involvement of undergraduate students in initiatives and instruction (this can include conceptualization,...Read More
Why “Going Dark is Important”
The protests and web-page black-outs surrounding the proposed SOPA/PIPA legislation are a salient reminder of ultimate origins and necessary stewardship responsibility of the World Wide Web: us....Read More