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Hello! I'm Jesse Menn

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By Emma Leigh Waldron on Oct 10th, 2014
Hi Jesse,Very interested in this unique adaptation of Hamlet! I also have done a lot of work on Shakespeare, so I am excited to learn about the...

Introduction--Liz Alexander

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By Meghan Burns on Oct 10th, 2014
Hi Liz! Your work sounds really interesting! I'm interested in African American literature and am looking specifically at music as a form of "telling...

GitHub Student Pack

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By Lisa Tagliaferri on Oct 8th, 2014
There are a lot of cool stuff in it so I wanted to share! Are you developing games at the moment?
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By Lisa Tagliaferri on Oct 8th, 2014
Great, glad that it was useful! I read your introductory post and Cog Sci / Comp Sci sounds very fascinating!
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By Olivia Dorsey on Oct 8th, 2014
This is great! I am excited about all of the tools, especially being able to utilize Unreal Engine 4! Just got my pack... can't wait to play around!
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By Emma Kohanyi on Oct 8th, 2014
This is such a cool program, I just signed up for the Student Dev pack. Thank you so much for letting us know!

Introduction

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By Jesse Menn on Oct 8th, 2014
I have no frame of reference whatsoever for this type of work, but it sounds fascinating. I work primarily in eighteenth-century British literature,...

Hello, world. (I'm Lauren)

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By Lauren Rae Hall on Oct 8th, 2014
Hi, Peter--Thanks and likewise! Your intro hooked me at "Using neuroscientific methods to look at the ways technology enables or disables imaginative...

Six (Truly)Radical Ideas for Reinventing College

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By Matthew Clark on Oct 7th, 2014
I'm very interested in five and six from a policy perspective, but we'll have to think big if we want to accomplish these goals.  Here are some...
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By Ross Wirth on Oct 6th, 2014
Good summary of how higher education might reinvent itself, but not without some difficulty to overcome the inertia of the current model.  While...

Frick Art Reference Library partnering with John Resig to create a freely available Image Recognition Toolkit

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By Joe Beckmann on Oct 7th, 2014
Between the Media Lab at MIT and the Berkman Center, there are plenty of points where your project and theirs may meet, greet and grow. Good luck,...
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By Louisa Wood Ruby on Oct 7th, 2014
Hi Joe:  The toolkit is for use on individual institutions' image databases  which they each have responsibility for in terms of what...
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By Joe Beckmann on Oct 7th, 2014
I strongly urge someone in this program to coordinate this kind of research with the folk at the Berkman Center at Harvard, who are compiling a very...

Inspiring Change and Networks Beyond the .3%: Welcome HASTAC Scholars!

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By Joe Beckmann on Oct 7th, 2014
Check out The Guardian on Cooper Union, or their documentary film on what tuition really means. It's not always very polite to raise such questions....
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By Joe Beckmann on Oct 7th, 2014
It's sad to see that the boundaries of dialog are so rigidly circumscribed. The most important feature of the "liberal arts" is constantly expanding...
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By Cathy Davidson on Oct 7th, 2014
HI Joe, I find the designation "excellent sheep" extremely rude, an overgeneralization about all students, a stereotype, not well informed, and not...
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By Joe Beckmann on Oct 6th, 2014
I think it painfully ironic that you find Deresiewicz "obnoxious," since, in effect, he's just observing many of the problems you're solving with...

Hello there!

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By Cathy Davidson on Oct 6th, 2014
I just tweeted to 10.3K people that nothing makes me feel more optimistic about the future of higher ed than reading the self-introductions by a new...
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By Cameron Glover on Oct 6th, 2014
Hi, Emma! I think your intro was pretty cool - I'm also interested in examining feminism within our culture, especially since it's becoming a topic...

What Is a Dissertation? New Models, Methods, Media

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By Cathy Davidson on Oct 5th, 2014
Here is the very simple format for our event:What Is a Dissertation? New Models, New Methods, New Media#remixthediss — When: October 10, 4.00-5.30pm...