Brett Bobley

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Brett Bobley is the Chief Information Officer for the National Endowment for the Humanities. He also serves as the Director of the Office of Digital Humanities. Brett has a B.A. in philosophy from the University of Chicago and an M.S. in computer science from the Johns Hopkins University. In 2006 Brett received a Chief Information Officers (CIO) Council Leadership Award from the Office of Management and Budget. In 2007 he received a Presidential Rank Award from the President of the United States in recognition of his exceptional long-term accomplishments, such as cofounding the federal government’s Small Agency CIO Council and establishing the NEH Office of Digital Humanities.

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Media Systems Workshop at UC Santa Cruz

Media Systems Workshop at UC Santa Cruz

August 26 2012 to August 29 2012
Media Systems Workshop at UC Santa Cruz August 26 - 29, 2012 [See more about this topic on the NEH ODH Blog] A workshop co-sponsored by NSF, NEH, NEA, and Microsoft. How cool is that? (Well, as a funder, I find it really cool.) Next week, I'll be attending the Media Systems workshop along with ODH'...
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RFP: International Digging into Data Challenge

Call for Papers
In 2011, the Digging into Data Challenge has returned for a second round, this time much larger, with sponsorship from eight international research funders, representing Canada, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, and the United States. What is the "challenge" we speak of? The idea behind the...
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NEH Announces Two New Digital Humanities Grant Programs

Jobs and Fellowships
1) Institutes for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities These grants are for institutes, workshops, or other training events in the digital humanities. The guidelines are out now and the deadline is April 9, 2008. See: 2) NEH Fellowships at...
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NEH's Digital Humanities Workshops for K-12 Educators

Jobs and Fellowships
** DIGITAL HUMANITIES WORKSHOPS FOR K-12 EDUCATORS ** The NEH recently announced the second year of our Digital Humanities Workshops for K-12 educators. The deadline is January 17, 2008. The guidelines are here: To learn more about this exciting...
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