Class Speaker

  Today, Stephanie Stillo presented information on various imaging processes and their importance in recovering information about historical events, specifically involving the discovery of the New World. Stephanie’s work contributes to solving the problem that age and destruction impose upon historical documents. Recovering this information will provide information about cultural concerns throughout history. Stephanie approaches …

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DH Tools

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by all of the DH tools we’ve learned since the beginning of the course. There are so many tools available, but since we have less than two weeks left in the course, it’s difficult to incorporate all of the relevant tools into our project. Two of the tools that we …

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Cool Tools

I definitely could have written up a solid paragraph about Lenny… Aside from the fact that I’m taking a 3D printing course in fall term and that I love video games, 3D models are still the coolest things ever.  I’m familiar with a lot of computer technology and I still can’t wrap my head around …

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Two New Tools

Through the DH Tools for Beginners site, I found a tool called Timeline JS.  Because I have primarily been in charge of the timeline portion of our site thus far, exploring different timeline tools is very interesting to me.  This tool was developed by the knight lab at Northwestern University.  The site provides a template …

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