Welcome!

Welcome to the Digital Ninja Workshop site!

This site features information from  Digital Ninja Workshops held this past academic year for journalism and science students at SDSU. These workshops are made possible through the collaboration of the School of Journalism and Media Studies, the Department of Geological Sciences and the College of Sciences at San Diego State University.

Enjoy exploring! Plans are underway for the next workshop set for Fall 2014!

Drop us a line if you have any questions or inquiries at aschmitz@mail.sdsu.edu

Digital Ninja Series – Earthquakes and Mobile!

Welcome to the Digital Ninja Series!!!

When: April 11, 2013 | 12 -4 p.m.

Where: PSFA Building – 3rd Floor – Digital Media Lab.

Hosted by SPJ-SDSU and AGS

Workshop Schedule

  • Opening Remarks: Amy Schmitz Weiss, School of Journalism and Media Studies
  • Ice breaker :)
  • Kevin Robinson, Dept. of Geological Sciences and Patrick Abbott, Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Geological Sciences
  •  Steve Price, Visualization Center
  • Digital Ninja Group Activities!
  • Digital Ninja Group Activities!
  • Closing Remarks: Amy Schmitz Weiss, School of Journalism and Media Studies

Digital Ninja Series Launches

Welcome to the Digital Ninja Series!!!

When: November 16, 2012 – 12-3 p.m.

Where: Viz Center

Hosted by SPJ-SDSU and AGS

Workshop Schedule

  • Ice breaker :)
  • Opening Remarks: Amy Schmitz Weiss, School of Journalism and Media Studies
  • Kevin Robinson, Dept. of Geological Sciences and Steve Price, Visualization Center

Presentation: http://tinyurl.com/mapping-the-news

Here’s a set of SoCal fault lines: https://www.google.com/fusiontables/embedviz?viz=MAP&q=select+col16+from+1EF25mJ7C4hECwMDuww4e6EmjJqmzWQ9n-vLJTjE&h=false&lat=33.58599816722517&lng=-117.35209775097655&z=10&t=1&l=col16&y=-1&tmplt=-1

Meta data behind that data: https://docs.google.com/open?id=0BwR8CMvpYDj6VnM1TjliTHQ0Rkk

  • Digital Ninja Group Activities!
  • Closing Remarks: Amy Schmitz Weiss, School of Journalism and Media Studies