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The Government Won’t Track Police Killings, So This 24-Year-Old Took the Lead

Like many Americans, Sam Sinyangwe had a lot of unanswered questions after black teen Michael Brown was shot and killed in Ferguson, Missouri, last …

A Letter to the Humanities: DH Will Not Save You

<i>Adeline Koh will be teaching the Identity track for Digital Pedagogy Lab in August 2015. To find out more about her track and to enroll, visit</i> …

History Harvest

The History Harvest is an open, digital archive of historical artifacts gathered from communities across the United States. The University of …

Digital History at #AHA2015

In the spirit of Mark Sample’s list of digital humanities events at the MLA, here’s a list of digital history panels at the upcoming AHA:<p><b>Friday,</b> …

Digital History at the 2018 Annual Meeting | AHA

Getting Started in Digital History Workshop<p>The AHA will run its fifth Getting Started in Digital History workshop immediately prior to the start of …

The University Library as Incubator for Digital Scholarship

By leveraging technology, we can open new doors to scholarly inquiry for ourselves and our students. Through new collaborations, we can create …

Catherine Crump: The small and surprisingly dangerous detail the police track about you

Gov’t Data Sharpens Focus on Crude

The oil boom underway in North Dakota has delivered jobs to local economies and helped bring the United States to the brink of being a net energy …

Percentage of people in US states with bachelor degrees or more, 1940-2010

Percentage of people in US states with bachelor degrees or more, 1940-2010

Love Lessons: Musiq Soulchild and Tressie Cottom

When I sat down to write the song that came to mind for me was Musiq Soulchild’s Love. I thought about this beautiful ballad because it allows for a …

7 Phrases That Children Need to Hear From Their Parents

Through my work with teenagers, I've realized just how much the parent-child relationship affects the child's development, both emotionally and mentally.<p>No surprises there. The stronger the relationship, the better the chances of the child becoming a well-adjusted, successful adult. This article …

25 Maps That Describe America

Despite being just one country, anyone who lives in the United States knows that no two states are alike. Here are 25 maps that show some of these …

Map: ISIS is just the latest in Baghdad's decade of hell

ISIS unleashed a wave of car bombings in Baghdad this week, killing approximately 150 people in the Iraqi capital. The terrorist organization is currently besieging the town of Fallujah, which is only about 25 miles from Baghdad.<p>For Baghdad's civilians, though, these bombings are in some ways just …

10 Free GIS Data Sources: Best Global Raster and Vector Datasets (2018)

Amazing Map Shows Every Tree in the United States

1/1<p>USA Tree population<p>Have you ever wondered what the tree population and density of the United States looks like? This amazing map shows just that. …