The mass digitization of literature is complex. The preservation of books, letters and other historical materials calls for advanced technology and a good deal of manpower. Universities are developing better practices around this process, as well as creating software and databases to make this content accessible and search-friendly.
Teaching & Learning
Badges have not just motivated students to take a deeper look at the skills they’ve earned. Several institutions also issue badges for professional development.
The discussion of research at primarily undergraduate institutions often begins and ends with a discussion of the benefits for students.
Amid students cutting textiles, making shoes, firing ceramics and making prints at the Parsons School of Design’s Making Center in midtown Manhattan is a whole wall of 3D printers.
The essence of 3D printing is a concept called additive manufacturing that builds up the item one layer at a time.