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Advice for New Dads

Maria surprised me for Father’s Day this year by creating a book with advice from my Dad, brothers, and brothers-in-law.  Each of them wrote down their “Top 5” tips or words of wisdom for new Dads and I’m sharing it because they may bless other new dads like myself, or long-time Dads, or those hoping to be dads some day. 1,221 more words

Digital History

Sorting my history

Our history collects around us and gathers dust as we walk by it each day on our way to the future. We can’t quite let go of it but we are not using it, looking at it or reflecting on it. 840 more words


AOM PDW: Frontiers of Digital History Methods

Academy of Management Meeting, Atlanta

PDW Workshop

Frontiers of Digital History Methods and Tools for Management, Organization, and History Scholars

Friday, Aug 4 2017 2:00PM – 4:00PM… 235 more words


Census – count – survey

How many California condors are there? It wasn’t that long ago that the number of condors in the world was a mystery that scientists were struggling to solve. 472 more words


Cultivating American History

The Smithsonian Libraries have produced a summer-long digital and actual exhibition on the history of American gardening titled Cultivating America’s Gardens and it features a Salem garden! 328 more words


Digital History and the Digital Humanities: The Current Debate

A succinct description of Digital History is “an approach to examining and representing the past that works with the new communication technologies of the computer, the internet network, and software systems.” 740 more words


How #ILookLikeAHistorian rocked my Twittersphere

Last Tuesday I started a morning scroll through my Twitter feed, albeit with a bit of reluctance. I love how connecting with people, especially other historians, on the social media platform has often sparked new ideas and ways of thinking, both personally and professionally. 378 more words