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Digital Initiatives in Community Engagement

Sep. 26, 2017—Meets alternate Tuesdays, 1:30-2:30 pm, at the Digital Humanities Center (344 Buttrick Hall) Public History and local archaeology: Fort Negley This working group will explore digital tools and platforms for community engagement and outreach, focusing on the history and archaeology of Fort Negley, a Civil War Heritage site built by hundreds of free and self-emancipated African Americans, which is...

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ArcGIS Working Group

Sep. 26, 2017—Meets alternate Wednesdays, 1:00-2:00 pm, at the Digital Humanities Center (344 Buttrick Hall) If you have an interest in learning ArcGIS for digital mapping projects, come to the ArcGIS working group and learn from the ground up in smart, supportive company.  (If you’re interested in exploring mapping technologies more generally, check out the Open Source...

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Python Working Group

Sep. 26, 2017—Meets alternate Wednesdays, 1:00-2:00 pm, in the Digital Humanities Center (344 Buttrick Hall) If you’ve ever wanted to program in Python but haven’t had an opportunity to try, if you’ve wondered how to get started with coding for humanities research, or if you’d just like to learn more about how computers work in a casual,...

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