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How we went North…

When Charlie Hardy suggested I collaborate with him on a class using old oral history interviews he recorded with African Americans who …

New Quilt Alliance Website

This week the Quilt Alliance launches our new website, a project to which I’ve devoted much time and energy during this past year. …

Goin’ North Update

It’s October, and our students in HIS 601/HON 452 are continuing their progress on our Goin’ North project focused on the first Great …

Goin’ North

I have a mild case of the beginning of semester jitters. But mostly, I’m excited. My one new course for Fall is …

Collaborating with Zotero

I think after 4 semesters experimenting with Zotero in the classroom that I have figured out a practical and fairly streamlined way to collaborate …

Ed Tech Dilemmas

Today I returned to the classroom. I suppose it is too cliche to even mention how fast the summer flew by. During …

Spending the day at PhillyDH@Penn

Written last week…. at PhillyDH@Penn. I’m sitting in the last session of a great day of digital humanities workshops and unconference sessions at …

PhillyDH Incubator Night

I just posted a recap of the great pitches from last month’s PhillyDH Incubator Night hosted by the Chemical Heritage Foundation. We …