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Create stories out of your network visualizations with the new Oligrapher

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

The LittleSis team is currently working on a new version of its visual maps tool, Oligrapher. In collaboration with groups from the Influence Mapping network, this new version will be much more easily deployable by other projects and will facilitate storytelling through story maps.

Create stories out of your network visualizations with the new Oligrapher

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

The LittleSis team is currently working on a new version of its visual maps tool, Oligrapher. In collaboration with groups from the Influence Mapping network, this new version will be much more easily deployable by other projects and will facilitate storytelling through story maps.

Influence Mapping January Roundup

Monday, February 1, 2016
Influence Mapping January Roundup

Welcome again to our monthly roundup with stories around transparency and accountability, along with investigative journalism, studies and tools for the data practitioners. 

Influence Mapping January Roundup

Monday, February 1, 2016
Influence Mapping January Roundup

Welcome again to our monthly roundup with stories around transparency and accountability, along with investigative journalism, studies and tools for the data practitioners. 

National Agenda for Historic Preservation in Legacy Cities

Friday, January 22, 2016

City leaders from around the country attended an Action Agenda release event this past December in Newark. The new Action Agenda for Historic Preservation in Legacy Cities lays out a wide-ranging plan to address urban challenges by advancing new development while protecting communities’ cultural heritage. It was developed by a group of preservation professionals, planners, land bank staff, and local, state, and federal officials in June 2014, in Cleveland, Ohio.

Science Fair: Civio presenta su nuevo proyecto de mapeo de influencias

Monday, January 11, 2016

Nuestra próxima Science Fair será protagonizada por Onodo, la plataforma abierta, replicable y colaborativa para el análisis de redes y relaciones creada recientemtente por el equipo de Civio.

About the Open Syllabus Project and Syllabus Explorer

Saturday, January 9, 2016

The Open Syllabus Project (OSP) is pleased to make the beta version of our Syllabus Explorer publicly available.   The Explorer leverages a collection of over 1 million syllabi collected from university and departmental websites.  It provides:

Meet Onodo, the new influence mapping project from Civio

Friday, January 8, 2016

Our next online Science Fair will take place on January 19th, and will host the presentation of Onodo, “an open, replicable and collaborative platform to facilitate the analysis of networks and relationships in any field of knowledge”. The tool is based on the initial development of the project Who Rules, a map of power in Spain.

National Trust for Historic Preservation Awards The American Assembly a Preservation Grant Towards the Legacy City Preservation Project

Friday, January 8, 2016

A consortium including the Legacy Cities Partnership at The American Assembly and the Preservation Rightsizing Network (PRN) has released a new Action Agenda for Historic Preservation in Legacy Cities, which lays out a wide-ranging plan to address urban challenges by advancing new development while protecting communities’ cultural heritage.

The U.S. and Southern Africa: Progress, Potential & Stable States (Feb 1-3, 2016)

Friday, January 8, 2016

For the 57th year in a row, the Assembly is a cosponsor of the Air Force Academy Assembly—a cadet-led forum on national security issues that typically includes several high-level foreign policy keynotes.  Following previous year Assemblies on India, China, and Brazil, this year’s event focuses on security and stability issues related to Southern Africa. 

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