Digital Scholarship

Dalton Hall and the History of Bryn Mawr Women in Science

  Over the next two years, Digital Scholarship & Humanities Postdoctoral Fellow Jessica Linker will be leading an exciting collaborative project about the history of women in science at Bryn Mawr and beyond. For the pilot phase (2017-18), we are working with four undergraduate Digital Scholarship Research Assistants to reconstruct Dalton Hall’s original laboratory space […]

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R Community of Learning

Do you work with spatial data like maps and architectural plans, or geographical data from an archaeological project? Does your research involve networks, such as social connections between artistic communities or trade networks spanning the ancient world? Are you interested in analyzing text corpora, in English or another language? Do you have unruly data in […]

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Digital Scholarship Newsletter, vol 1, issue 1

Welcome to the first issue of the Bryn Mawr Digital Scholarship newsletter. Much has happened since the Digital Scholarship Program began last fall, and we’re excited to share news of past and upcoming opportunities and events with you.

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Digital Scholarship Summer Fellows

The Digital Scholarship Summer Fellows program is an opportunity for Bryn Mawr undergraduates to learn digital scholarship methods and gain professional experience by applying their newfound skills to a collaborative local project. In 2017, four undergraduates designed and carried out a data visualization project related to the contents of the College Women portal. You can […]

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DSSF Weeks 6-8: Project & Reflections

As our fellowship is coming to an end, I would like to fill everyone in on how these last couple of weeks were spent in the Digital Media & Collaboration Lab. Taking a step back, I have come to realize how much I have grown as a person, as an academic, and as a learner. […]

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DSSF Week 5: Project Management

We are now more than halfway through our fellowship and I couldn’t be happier to share some updates with everyone! This week has been filled with challenges and achievements that have further strengthened our DSSF cohort. Following a week of self-directed work over the 4th of July holiday, this week we kicked things off by […]

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DSSF Week 3: Mobile Sites, Webscraping, Python, Metadata, & Design

If you haven’t noticed from the title, a lot has been going on. While some of our projects this week were frustrating, they were all rewarding and exciting. The first item that we set out to complete on Monday was to add the finishing touches to our portfolio website, as well as the formidable task of […]

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DSSF Week 2: Archives, Accessibility, & A Community of Scholarship

Words cannot begin to express my excitement today! Despite some technical difficulties while working on our portfolio websites, this has been an amazing week! We began with a quick refresher of HTML and CSS using a few tutorials hosted by the one and only CodeAcademy. After this the real work lay ahead.  On Monday afternoon we had the […]

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DSSF Week 1: Introduction to the Digital Scholarship Summer Fellowship

Claudia Zavala (’20) will be blogging about her experiences as a member of the 2017 Digital Scholarship Summer Fellowship cohort. Our first week is coming to a close and I couldn’t be happier to fill everyone in on what has been going on in the Digital Scholarship Summer Fellowship (DSSF). Walking into the Digital Media […]

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Introducing the Scalar Exhibition Template

In the fall of 2016, Bryn Mawr College Curator Carrie Robbins approached Digital Scholarship Specialist Alicia Peaker about finding better ways to showcase student curated exhibitions of our over 50,000 artifacts and art objects. Students curate several exhibitions each year in temporary and borrowed spaces, but the labor they put into these exhibitions often disappears with the […]

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