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The final two VRAF Regional Workshops in the 2018/2019 workshop season are now open for registration!

Exhibit, Instruct, Promote, Collaborate: An Introduction to Omeka for Digital Scholarship is being hosted by the University of Chicago and will take place on Friday, March 1st at Regestein Library on the beautiful U of C campus. This workshop is being taught by Susan Jane Williams and will cover many aspects of Omeka including the new Omeka S and will have a hands-on segment to work through sample exhibits.  See more detailed information and register for this workshop here

Metadata and Management of Cultural Heritage Digital Media: From Fundamentals to Future Trends is being hosted by The Smithsonian’s Freer|Sackler and will take place on Friday, April 26th at the S. Dillon Ripley Center on the Mall in Washington, DC.  This workshop is being taught by Shyam Oberoi, Chief Digital Officer of the Royal Ontario Museum and will provide you with the background and tools to effectively organize, catalogue, and distribute your institution’s digital assets by introducing you to the core concepts of managing digital content.  See more detailed information and register for this workshop here

Visual Resources Association Foundation Regional Workshops are day-long learning experiences for professionals dealing with all aspects of developing, preserving, and advocating for the scholarly life cycle of cultural heritage resources. The registration fee for each workshop is $125.

For questions about the Regional Workshop program or registering for the above workshops, please contact VRAF director, Beth Haas, [log in to unmask].

The VRAF Regional Workshops are generously supported by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation.

On behalf of the VRA Board of Directors
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