Monthly Archives: May 2017

Final Post

By admin During the spring 2017 semester, I worked with Dr. Marjorie Hunt, Education Specialist and Folklife Curator at the Smithsonian’s Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. Dr. Hunt is currently preparing for the 50th anniversary of the Folklife Center. … Continue reading

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Final Blog Post, 5/12/2017

By Jeremy Lundquist My internship at the Smithsonian formally ended on May 5th, 2017. I was able to meet with my supervisor and hand in all work associated with the project I had been working on. I not only completed … Continue reading

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Final Reflection on Virtual Internship

By admin The idea of being a virtual intern at the Smithsonian was something I found fascinating and looked forward to with much excitement. I love contributing to crowdsource projects such as Wikipedia because it makes me feel that I … Continue reading

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Digital Humanities Internship #5: Final Reflections

By Greta Disclaimer: The views and opinion shared in this post reflect the author’s personal thoughts and do not reflect the thoughts or opinions of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. As my internship at the Smithsonian Institution Archives comes to a … Continue reading

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Smithsonian Digital Internship, Final Reflection

By Rebeca Coleman As this internship winds down, I’m reflecting back on what I’ve learned and accomplished throughout the past eight months. I’ve gotten to experience interning for the Smithsonian Institution, which was a wonderful experience. I’ve learned more about … Continue reading

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Final Reflection

By Michael Roth Now that I’ve had some time to reflect, I can see how my work with the Archives’ has helped. When I’m looking for something for class, or even on my own, I don’t limit myself to one … Continue reading

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Smithsonian Digital Internship, Mini Update

By Rebeca Coleman After two months of researching, editing, and creating, my piece on podcasts in every state was published! In it, I highlighted one-two podcasts on each state, focusing on local culture and history. I’m very proud of this … Continue reading

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Smithsonian Digital Internship, Mini Update

By Rebeca Coleman After two months of researching, editing, and creating, my piece on podcasts in every state was published! In it, I highlighted one-two podcasts on each state, focusing on local culture and history. I’m very proud of this … Continue reading

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DPH Internship: Post #5

By Maura As befits a history class, for this post I went back and looked at the portfolio I prepared in May 2016 for this internship (I can’t believe that was a year ago). The first items I have listed … Continue reading

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Playing Around with Timeline JS

By Maura I’ve been working on reconciling a dataset of botanists’ names, which unlike the other datasets I’ve worked with, includes a lot of birth and death dates. I decided to try putting it in Timeline JS, mostly to see … Continue reading

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