Posts Tagged ‘Digital Humanities’

Surveillance, Security, and Privacy, Part 2: When Trolls Come Knocking

By • Jun 25th, 2019 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

It started as a niggling thought in the back of my mind…but it has since grown to a scale at which I can see the train wreck coming. Increasingly for women, people of color, LGBTQIA, and socio-political commentators, the process of research and presentation involves learning how to create a buffer between yourself and a […]

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Surveillance, Security, and Privacy, Part 1: The Ethics of Surveillance

By • Jun 25th, 2019 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

In an age of open access, widely available public information, and instantaneous search results, the ethics of surveillance and privacy are becoming a pressing topic with which researchers must grapple. My name is Jennifer Ross, and I am in my final year (fingers crossed!) of dissertation writing in the American Studies program. My research explores […]

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Paper Archives in a Digital World: Researching at the American Association for the Advancement of Science Headquarters

By • Mar 25th, 2019 • Category: history, Honors Thesis, Research

On a foggy morning in December, I trekked across the long National Mall and onto the busy streets of Washington D. C. The clouds were so low and thick that the pointy top of the Washington Monument was lost in an upside-down sea of gray. As I hurried past the White House and bounded through […]

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Looking into the Research Process

By • Mar 1st, 2008 • Category: Models

Digital History Hacks: All is Flux One of the main purposes of this site is to serve as a place where faculty and students can focus on the process of research and scholarship. We all spend our lives surrounded by the products of research–books, journals and artistic works–but often the process of preparing the work […]