Week 4 – Timelines, Mapping, and More
Blog Post due by Friday, June 23:
Required Prompt: By the end of this week, we will have covered a majority of the digital tools and methods that we’ll be learning about this summer. Write about some (~2-3) of the tools or methods you will be using in your project, and why you chose those. How can they help you answer your research question(s)?
Monday, June 19th
Basics of Mapping for the Digital Humanities (you don’t need to do the geo-coding exercise)
Wiseman, Andrew. “When Maps Lie.” (optional)
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM DSC
- Check in: be prepared to give us a 5 minute (or so) summary of your progress through Week 3.
- Timeline JS
- Storymap JS
- ESRI Story Maps
1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
- Open work time to create something with one of the tools we’ve covered so far – you will share these with the group in informal presentations on Wednesday afternoon. This could be work-in-progress for your final product or a chance to experiment and get feedback from your peers.
Tuesday, June 20th
Miriam Posner’s Network Analysis Glossary
Miriam Posner’s tutorial on Creating a Network Graph with Gephi
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
- Open work time
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM DSC
- Networks and other fun stuff with Diane Jakacki
- Project Examples
Wednesday, June 21st
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Library Lab
- Workday Wednesday
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM DSC
- Informal presentations — we’ll share and discuss what you created in Monday afternoon’s open work session.
Thursday, June 22nd
- Field trip to Bryn Mawr College for a digital scholarship summer programs meet-up. Meet at the picnic tables in front of Academic West at 7 AM.
10-11 Welcome & meet-and-greet activities11-12 Lightning round presentations12-1:15 Lunch1:15-2:45 Breakout sessions for feedback (including a session for program organizers)2:45-3:00 Closing remarks
Friday, June 23rd
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM DSC
- Post trip discussion