GCIEL: Using VR to Promote Interdisciplinary Collaboration in the Liberal Arts

Thursday, May 24 | 1:35PM–2:00PM ET
Session Type: Virtual
The presentation will introduce the Grinnell College Immersive Experiences Laboratory (GCIEL), an interdisciplinary community of inquiry exploring new ways to approach the liberal arts through immersive computing platforms (3D/VR/AR). After highlighting two projects in history and psychology, we will conclude with a discussion of project workflows, lessons learned, and lab objectives.

Outcomes: Learn how VR can promote collaboration between student workers, faculty, and staff in a liberal arts context * Explore the hardware and software required to build immersive VR experiences


  • Damian Kelty-Stephen

    Assistant Professor, Grinnell College
  • David Neville

    Digital Liberal Arts Specialist, Grinnell College

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