Category «Margins»

Guidelines for Digital Dissertations in History

On September 25, 2015, the History and Art History Department at George Mason University voted unanimously to endorse a set of guidelines for our graduate students that set out baseline expectations for digital dissertation projects. This endorsement marked the culmination of a year of drafting and consultation between the Graduate Studies Committee, the faculty in …

#DayofDH Compilation

[cross-posted for #DayofDH] The Day Begins … earlier than usual this Tuesday. So, I’m a morning person, but I’m not usually in the office by 6am. Today, however, I had a bunch of student work to comment on before class at 9am and I just couldn’t bring myself to do it last night. (Monday evening …

Management? But I’m an Historian

Below are some resources to accompany my project management workshops for the “How to Get Started in Digital History” pre-conference session at AHA2014. Workshop Documents: Resource Assessment Scoping and Scheduling Work Project Charter Grant Work Plan Calendar Detail Sample Budget Form Sample Budget Tracking Project Management Software: Basecamp Trello Kona Podio Further Reading: Project Management …