Come learn about 3D printing in this hands-on workshop. You'll learn about 3D printers, how they work and design a simple souvenir. Bring your laptop pre-installed with the CURA 3d print software and come create with us! Registration is required.
O.V.A.L. (Oklahoma Virtual Academic Laboratory) allows non-technical users to analyze/manipulate 3D models in virtual reality. Any model, from any field of study can be deployed across a network of headsets in a learning space where limitations concerning scale and perspective are all but nonexistent. Come learn how to use the OVAL to augment your scholarship with virtual reality! Registration is required.
Join us for the premier of a unique musical experience by composer Kyle Vanderburg. Refreshments will be provided. The Fine Arts Library is in the lower level of Catlett Music Center. Please visit the library's Facebook for more information.
*You will need to bring a laptop with Unity3D pre-installed (and registered) to fully participate in this workshop.Registration is required.
9:00 a.m.—Dean of University Libraries, professor and Peggy V. Helmerich chair, Rick Luce, will introduce the John H. and Drusa B. Cable Chair of OU Libraries’ History of Science Collection and Galileo’s World Curator, Kerry Magruder
10:00 a.m.—"Galileothek@, Open Access and Special Collections" by Paolo Galluzzi, Director, Museo Galileo Institute of the History of Science Esteemed expert in the history of science, Galluzzi has served as director of the Museo Galileo since 1982 after teaching the history of science at the University of Siena and the University of Florence.
11:00 a.m.—"Forging the Moon" by Nick Wilding, Associate Professor of History, Georgia State University Credited with uncovering the greatest modern rare book forgery, Wilding will examine the impact of forgery on modern research and the responsibilities of institutions and academics in maintaining primary source credibility.
Noon—Lunch Address: Introduction by OU Senior Vice President and Provost Kyle Harper
"The OU Tower of Pisa" by Theresa Marks, Assistant Dean for Academic Student Service, Gallogly College of Engineering, Project Coordinator for the OU Leaning Tower of Pisa
2:00 p.m.—"Galileo as a Scientist" by Brother Guy J. Consolmagno, SJ, Astronomer and Planetary Scientist, Vatican Observatory Consolmagno has held teaching positions at Harvard College Observatory and MIT, and was awarded the Carl Sagan Medal for outstanding communication by an active planetary scientist by the American Astronomical Society in 2014.
3:00 p.m.—"Galileo, New Technology and Big Data" by Tony Hey, CBE, University of Washington eScience Institute Data Science Fellow Former Vice President of Microsoft Research
4:00 p.m.—Panel discussion moderated by the John J. and Drusa B. Cable Chair of the University Libraries History of Science Collections and Galileo's World Curator, Kerry Magruder
For accommodation of the basis of disability, please call (405) 325-4712.