Posts Tagged ‘parks’

The Peopling of East Broadway

January 15, 2014

The Peopling of East Broadway Professor: Ken Guest ITF: Owen Toews Campus: Baruch College URL: This site displays students’ research findings in a brief, visually attractive way. It allows students to share multi-media creations, such as video, photography, and visual presentations. The site functions as a static, outward-facing exhibition of student work, rather than […]

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Urban Ethnography

November 21, 2011

Professor: Ida Susser ITF: Fiona Lee Campus: Hunter URL: Professor Ida Susser’s class looked at three varied area and five neighborhoods in New York: Chinatown, the Greenpoint/Williamsburg area, and Harlem/Morningside Heights. Students completed entries on specific issues in each area, such as Columbia’s involvement in the community and street vendors in Chinatown. The class […]

2011 | 2011, All The Sites, Brooklyn, Chinatown, Chinese, Fiona Lee, Greenpoint, Harlem, Hunter College, Ida Susser, Index, Manhattan, maps, Morningside Heights, Places, video, Williamsburg | Media: , , , , | Tags: , , , , , , Comments (0)

East Harlem

November 21, 2011

Professor: Deborah Gardner ITF: Karen Gregory Campus: Hunter URL: Working with ITF Karen Gregory, Deborah Gardner’s class decided made a site about East Harlem, focused on seven specific cultural institutes in the neighborhood: El Museo del Barrio, Julia de Burgos Cultural Center, Thomas Jefferson Park, El Paso Taqueria, the Aguilar Library, St. Cecilia Church, […]

2011 | 2011, All The Sites, Deborah Gardner, East Harlem, Hunter College, Index, Karen Gregory, Latino, maps, Places, Thomas Jefferson Park, video | Media: , , | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments (0)

Exploring Greenwich Village: Researching what makes the Village a village

October 31, 2011

Professor: Bernadette McCauley ITF: Anton Borst Campus: Hunter URL: Overview: Working with ITF Anton Borst, Bernadette McCauley and her class at Hunter made an intensive study of Greenwich Village. The site includes an index of term papers that students completed, as well as entries on landmarks, the arts, community and social issues, and history […]

2011 | All The Sites, Anton Borst, Bernadette McCauley, Featured, Greenwich Village, Hunter College, Index, Manhattan, maps | Tags: , , , , , , Comments (0)