Digital Portfolio- History 390


Skill One/Skill Two-Metadata in Omeka/Omeka Exhibit These two assignments went hand in hand, and involved building an online exhibit displaying a topic of our choosing that existed within the confines of the Progressive Era. I chose to title my project, […]

Digital Security


I am going to start this blog post off with a story time. So yesterday I received an email from an online glasses retailer, saying that if I ordered from them right away, I could get a free pair of […]

Big Data and Algorithms


From hiring practices, to teacher evaluations, to self-driving cars, to grocery store advertisements, algorithms have an immediate affect on our lives each and every day. The idea of using math to narrow information based on fact, without the insertion of […]

Spatial History


Spatial history, according to Richard White’s analysis, is a compilation of constructed spaces and their associations through human movement relative to chronology. Basically, the display of an event through time. The job of historians is of course to focus on […]

Skill Assignment 4 – Databases


Narrowing down the whole women’s suffrage movement into one research question was not easy, but the aspect that my group chose to focus on was the relationship between group membership to suffrage organizations to arrests. In other words, which suffrage […]