Category: Guides, Tutorials, Reviews

Choosing the Right Platform for Your Digital Archive – GC Digital Fellows

In this extremely resourceful blog post, GC Digital Fellow Stefano Morello discusses the pros and cons of a variety of website creation and digital archiving platforms available today. If you’re looking to create a website and/or a digital archive, then this blog post is will help you learn how to assess the many platforms that …

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Lessons from the DRI – Coding & Communication: Knowing What We Say Rather than What We Mean – GC Digital Fellows

In this fascinating blog post, Jesse McCormack (GCDI Coordinator and Philosophy PhD Candidate) reflects on her experience as a participant in the GC Digital Research Institute 2021. McCormack discusses the opportunities and outcomes of the Institute, as well as reflects on the importance of communication – between people and machines – when learning foundational computational …

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Mapping the Effects of COVID-19 – GC Digital Fellows

In this informative post, GC Digital Fellow Olivia Ildefonso discusses the GIS /Mapping Working Group’s project to assess the COVID-19 pandemic’s effect on vulnerable communities in New York and strategize what could be done about it. Olivia discusses a variety of initiatives that took off under this initiative such as COVID and Cages, which studied …

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Teaching for the First Time: A Story of OER

In this excellent post, GC sociology student and 2020 Open Pedagogy Fellow, Brian Mercado discusses how he incorporated OER (Open Educational Resources) in his teaching. Mercado draws on his own experiences with teaching Introduction to Sociology and lucidly writes about the challenges and opportunities for using OER in this course. This blog post is an …

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