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Campus Events

Workshop: Mapping 1968, Conflict and Change, UMN Wilson Library

Feast of Nations, Minnesota International Student Association

U-Spatial Mapping Prize

Courses and Events

Associated Colleges of the Midwest Summer 2019 Workshop, “Fostering Humanistic Tools for Digital Mapping”

Digital Humanities Summer Institute (University of Victoria, British Columbia, June 3-7, 2019)

Digital Humanities Summer Institute Tuition Fellowships through the University of Virginia. Application due as soon as possible.

Humanities Intensive Learning and Teaching Conference, Indianapolis, IN. June 3-7, 2019.

Registration open from November 1, 2018 – April 26, 2019.

Late Registration from April 26, 2019 – May 31, 2019. Conference from

Digital Humanities and Premodern Studies: An Introduction” (10-week graduate seminar), at the Newberry Library, Chicago (September 27, 2018 – Thursday, December 6, 2018)

Conference CFPs

Digital Frontiers 2019

  • September 26-28, 2019, UT Austin, TX
  • More information coming soon!

Digital Humanities 2019, “Complexities”

Current Research in Digital History 2019

  • March 9, 2019
  • George Mason University, Arlington, VA

HASTAC 2019 Conference: “Decolonizing Technologies, Reprogramming Education”

  • May 16-19, 2019
  • Unceded Musqueam Territory, UBC Vancouver

Call for Papers:  Midwestern History Association

Call for Papers: Northern Great Plains History Conference

Past Conferences

Upper Midwest Digital Collections Conference

58th Annual Meeting of the Society for the History of Discoveries

  • September 20-24, 2018, Golden, Colorado
  • Registration Deadline for discount:  August 15, 2018
  • For more information and to register:

Indigenous Mapping Workshop 2018