Claire Cahen’s Profile

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Claire Cahen
Title
Digital Pedagogy Fellow
Office Location
Provost/ OpenLab
Academic interests

Human Geography, Labor Geography, Urban Development

Bio

Claire Cahen is a third year PhD student in Environmental Psychology at the Graduate Center at CUNY. She has taught multiple interdisciplinary courses that draw on critical scholarship in urban studies, psychology and human geography. These include a course titled “Psychologies of People in Place” at City College and a course on Human Sexuality at Hunter College. She is committed to collaborative and open pedagogy and is a Digital Pedagogy Fellow at the OpenLab at City Tech.

My Courses

ENT 3290 Fall 2019

ENT 3290 Fall 2019

This is an intermediate level course in the effective use of camera and lighting in video production expanding on the concepts learned in ENT 2290. Topics covered include lens selection, lighting techniques, image manipulation, camerawork, and composition. Moving images from the past and present will be examined and analyzed. Concepts will be reinforced through production work in the studio and in the field.

OpenLab Sandbox

OpenLab Sandbox

Sandbox course for OpenLab workshops

COMD3313 Intro to Illustration, Tuesdays Fall2019

COMD3313 Intro to Illustration, Tuesdays Fall2019

This course is a practical introduction to the field of illustration. Focus will be on process work and professional practices, presented within contemporary and historical context. Course includes projects and lectures in a variety of illustration genres including: advertising, storyboard, book illustration, and editorial illustration, and may also include charicature, sequential narrative (comics) and political cartooning. A variety of materials will be introduced through lectures and demonstrations for use on assignments such as: pencil, pen and ink, brush, watercolor,, and may also include digital coloring/image-making. Critical concepts such as: Conceptual Development, Working on Assignment, Deadlines and Collaboration,Composition, Contrast, Value, Point of View, and Color theory will be introduced.

My Projects

Open Pedagogy on the OpenLab

Open Pedagogy on the OpenLab

The purpose of this project is to create a forum to ask questions, generate discussion, and share teaching materials, resources, and ideas about teaching and learning on the OpenLab. Avatar image: “The open door” by hehaden.

Culmination Project

Culmination Project

Project site for all Entertainment Technology and Emerging Media Technology majors.

Office of the Provost

Office of the Provost

City Tech’s Source for Academic Affairs Information

The Open Road

The Open Road

The Open Road is our place to highlight all that’s possible on the OpenLab. Join now to keep up on OpenLab news, events, and updates. Check our weekly In the Spotlight posts for a glimpse into the incredible work being done by City Tech students, faculty, and staff. Follow OpenLab News for announcements and site updates. And see our OpenLab Calendar for office hours, events, and workshops. You can find our workshop schedule and signup for workshops here as well. The Open Road is also a place for the OpenLab community (meaning you!). We would love your feedback, insight, and comments. Please send along anything on the OpenLab that you love! We are always available for any questions you might have. Email us anytime at openlab@citytech.cuny.edu!

The Buzz

The Buzz

Welcome to The Buzz, a project by your student community team. The Buzz is a student blogging site dedicated to all things CityTech–from how to handle the pressures of school, to what movies to see. At least one of our student writers will post something every weekday, so check back often to join the discussion! And be sure to join the project to get regular updates!

My Clubs

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