John Steinbeck’s America

At the Digital Scholarship Lab, we love working with faculty to incorporate digital humanities tools into their courses. Which is why we were ecstatic back in Spring 2017, when David Wrobel, Dean of OU College of Arts and Sciences, David L. Boren Professor, and Merrick Chair of Western American History, invited us to participate his […]

Featured DH’er: Chelsea Smith-Antonides

Share This: Chelsea Smith-Antonides is one of the DSL’s Summer History Interns. Read more about her experiences below and check out her final project Soviet Deportation: The Forced Deportations and Ethnic Cleansing under Stalin. I’m a recent graduate with a degree in both Russian and History, so this summer I really wanted to incorporate both of […]

The Geospatial Data Act of 2017

Share This: On May 25, 2017, Senators Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Mark Warner (D-VA) introduced the bi-partisan Senate Bill 1253, better known as the Geospatial Data Act of 2017. In bi-partisan fashion, the bill has sparked praise and outrage from geospatial technologists. Interestingly, however, the Geospatial Data Act has been in the works for several […]