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The Next THATCamp NOLA: seeking volunteers & support

The central Gulf Coast’s first THATCamp was held on May 17, 2013, in New Orleans. THATCamp NOLA was a successful “unconference” held at the Louisiana Humanities Center Building. Digital Humanities folk in New Orleans based at the University of New … Continue reading

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Digital Dork Shorts, Session Notes, and Evening/Weekend Plans

Just a reminder to add a link to your dork shorts sites in the comments to this post (whether you showed us your work in person or if the comments are the first time we see it). Also, if you … Continue reading

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Digital Work as Engaged Service Learning

In the spirit of the very well received session proposal Tech Learning Modules Travers posted, I would like to propose this as a “session module,” one that might either be discussed on its own or fitted into another session. I … Continue reading

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Dork Shorts

We will have a 30-minute Dork Shorts session during the last part of our 90-minute lunch break. 12:00-1:30 Lunch and 1:00 -1:30 Dork Shorts THATCAmp Central states: “Dork shorts, known in some corners as ‘lightning talks,’ are brief (2-minute) presentations … Continue reading

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Session Proposal: Seeking a Digital Interface for a Project about Maps, Bees, and Old Houses

I think my particular proposal, related to a project I am currently working on, might be a sub-topic for any number of sessions already offered (specifically, Michael’s, Anne’s and/or Doreen’s). I am trying to sort out the best technology/interface to use for … Continue reading

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Tech Learning Modules

For THATCamp New Orleans, I propose a problem-solving session on developing technological skills-training modules that could be inserted in a variety of humanities courses. Typical semester-length classes devoted to learning software applications quickly become outdated, and campus tutorials or workshops … Continue reading

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Session Proposal: Zotero and Open Source Tools

I would like to host a session on Zotero, an open source reference management application. In the session, I will explain what Zotero is, and provided a brief tutorial on how to setup, create and manage your Zotero account. I would also … Continue reading

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Registration is Open!!!

Now it can be told: Registration for THATCamp New Orleans 2013 is open! Space is limited, so register today! Hope to see you in May!

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THATCamp New Orleans: May 17

A THATCamp is being planned for May 17, 2013, in New Orleans. It will take place in the Louisiana Humanities Center Building, 938 Lafayette Street, in downtown New Orleans. Digital Humanities folk in New Orleans hope that participants from throughout … Continue reading

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