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Timeline for the Initiative

Class Visits

Professor den Dulk and Research Assistant Andrew Disselkoen visited Calvin College classes to introduce the Visualizing Public Life Initiative.

September 6-14, 2012

Data Visualization Workshops

The Data Visualization Workshop will take place over three successive Tuesdays. The workshops will be from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in DeVos Communications Building Room 110. Attendance at the Workshops is not required as a prerequisite for participating in the Visualizing Public Life Initiative, but a range of invaluable tools for creating a project will be included in the sessions.

October 9, 16, and 30, 2012

Data Visualization Open Houses

Two optional Visualization Open Houses are scheduled when staff will be available to work with students on their projects. The open houses will be from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in DeVos Communications Building Room 110. The Open Houses are intended to serve as a resource for individuals who would like additional input and advice as they move forward.

October 23 and November 1, 2012

Final Submissions Due

Upon submission, visualizations will be divided by category and then assessed by a panel of faculty and practitioners.

March 15, 2013

Public Displays and Presentations

Finalists will be displayed publicly at the Henry Institute Symposium on Religion and Politics, and interested students will be given the opportunity to present their work at the Symposium as part of a panel discussion.

April 25-27, 2013