Archive for the ‘Academe’ Category

Hypothesis and Scalar lesson plan

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Usually I get the kind folks at Scalar to give one of their excellent webinars, but today I took a shot at teaching Scalar myself, along with Hypothes.is, in Quinn Warnick's Introduction to Digital Humanities class. Thanks to Quinn for the opportunity and the help in planning! It was fun. ...

College and university rankings across the pond

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2008

It is with embarrassment that I admit that I recently purchased a subscription to the 2009 U.S. News Best Colleges Rankings. I know, I know. But I use it in job-hunting to get the skinny on institutions, and it's quick and it's easy. Kinda like a microwave meal. It's comforting to ...