Past Bootcamps

DH Bootcamp 2017

The 2017 iteration of the DH Bootcamp focused on offering courses to correlate with the Nebraska Forum on Digital Humanities theme of Social Justice and inclusion. Along with providing students with the option to take technical skill courses and team orientated learning a roundtable Ethics Seminar was hosted to discuss how scholars interact with sensitive materials.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Session Time Location
Intro to Digital Humanities and DHSA Meet and Greet 9:30am-10:25am Burnett 301
Ethics Seminar 10:30am-12:00pm Burnett 301
Web Design 1:00pm-1:50pm Burnett 301
Minimal Archiving 2:00pm-2:50pm Burnett 301

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Session Time Location
Project Management & Communication 9:00am-9:55am Burnett 302
Accessibility 10:00am-10:55am Burnett 302
Lunch 11:30am – 12:20pm Love Library South 224 (Witt Room)
Scalar for Modern Languages 12:30pm-1:25pm Burnett 302
Campus Resources: Henzlik Hall 1:30pm-2:30pm Burnett 302

DH Bootcamp 2016

The main goal for DHBootcamp 2016 was to offer an overview of the Digital Humanities. For that reason, we covered a wide range of topics, such as digital and game pedagogies, text analysis and visualizations, or GIS. We also included talks about acknowledging project challenges and developing a professional career on Digital Humanities.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Session Time Location
Intro to Digital Humanities 10:30am-12:00pm Burnett 302
Digital Humanities in the Classroom, Part 1: Pedagogies/Assignments 11:30am-1:00pm Burnett 301
GIS 12:30pm-2:00pm Love Library South 224
Project Development 1:30pm-3:00pm Burnett 301
DHSA Inaugural Meeting 4:00pm-5:00pm Love Library South 221

***Note: Each session on Wednesday will consist of a 60 minute formal presentation and a 30 minute lab, where participants will have a chance to experiment with some of the tools and methods discussed during the session. The course offerings have a 30 minute overlap so that participants can choose to attend the next session, rather than participate in the lab of the previous session.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Session Time Location
Digitization Fundamentals 9:00am-10:30am Love Library South 224
Gaming Pedagogy 9:00am-10:30am Burnett 301
Visualization Basics 10:00am-11:30am Love Library South 221
Tools and Services You Don’t Know You Have Access To 10:00am-11:30am Burnett 302
Text Analysis 11:00am-12:30pm Love Library South 224
Digital Humanities in the Classroom, Part 2: Tools 11:00am-12:30pm Burnett 301
Professional Development 12:30pm-2:00pm Love Library South 221

***Note: In a desire to conclude the Bootcamp by 2:00pm, Thursday will have concurrent sessions. This will allow Bootcamp participants to attend the Nebraska Forum on Digital Humanities, which begins at 3:00pm. Sessions on Thursday will still consist of a 60 minute formal presentation and a 30 minute lab.

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