The Bizet Catalogue now online

Check out the Bizet Cat­a­logue!

Com­piled by Hugh Mac­don­ald and man­aged by the Human­i­ties Dig­i­tal Work­shop at Wash­ing­ton Uni­ver­sity, St Louis.

This is pri­mar­ily a list of Bizet’s works, pro­vid­ing essen­tial infor­ma­tion about the his­tory and con­tent of each one. It gives infor­ma­tion on man­u­script and printed sources, on doc­u­men­tary mate­ri­als relat­ing to the com­po­si­tion, per­for­mance and pub­li­ca­tion of each work, and is intended to pro­vide a full his­tor­i­cal doc­u­men­ta­tion of Bizet’s work as com­poser and transcriber.”

Courses for Graduate Students Interested in Teaching

The Cen­ter for Teach­ing and Learn­ing is offer­ing two expe­ri­en­tial courses for grad­u­ate stu­dents dur­ing the Win­ter 2015 Quar­ter.  Each evidence-based course encour­ages stu­dents to reflect and par­tic­i­pate by engag­ing in active learning.

Please see below for descrip­tions and how to register.

Win­ter Quar­ter 2015

GRDSCH 525/HUM 595:  Act­ing Up:  Ampli­fy­ing Voices Through Inter­ac­tive The­ater as Ped­a­gogy
Instruc­tors:  Theresa Ron­quillo (Cen­ter for Teach­ing and Learn­ing) and Tikka Sears (Mem­ory War Theater)

When:  Wednes­days and Fri­days, 1:30–4:20 p.m.
Where:  Ger­berd­ing 100 (Cen­ter for Teach­ing and Learn­ing)
Credit:  3 credit (C/NC)

GRDSCH 630: Teach­ing and Learn­ing in Higher Edu­ca­tion: Frame­works and Prac­tices
Instruc­tors:  Calla Chan­cel­lor and Karen Freisem (Cen­ter for Teach­ing and Learning)

When:  Wednes­days, 1:30–3:20 p.m.
Where:  Mary Gates Hall (MGH) 228
Credit:  2 credit (C/NC)
Entry Codes:  Entry codes are required for reg­is­tra­tion in all peri­ods. Con­tact Calla Chan­cel­lor at to request a code.

For course descrip­tions and fur­ther details, please see the Cen­ter for Teach­ing & Learn­ing.

Citation Management Consultations Have Returned!

The Research Com­mons’ pop­u­lar Cita­tion Man­age­ment con­sul­ta­tion appoint­ment ser­vice has returned for the 2014–2015 aca­d­e­mic year. Grad­u­ate Stu­dents can make 30-60min appoint­ments with a Research Com­mons Grad­u­ate Stu­dent Spe­cial­ist to receive expert peer advice on how to choose, set up or trou­bleshoot a cita­tion man­age­ment sys­tem. We cur­rently offer assis­tance with Ref­Works, Zotero, End­Note Basic or Mende­ley. Make an appoint­ment today!

How would you like to stream the Met Opera?

The UW Music Library is cur­rently run­ning a trial of Met Opera on Demand.  Try it out and let us know what you think!  Com­ments may be sub­mit­ted on this blog post or sent directly to Judy Tsou at jst­sou at  Don’t wait!  This trial ends Decem­ber 3rd.  Please also note that the trial may only be accessed while on-campus.  You may not access the trial from off-campus.