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4 Dec 2013

The Future of Accessibility with BrailleSC.org and BrailleRISE

By | 2013-12-04T09:30:08+00:00 Wed, Dec 4, 2013|Community, News, Research|

Making the Digital Humanities More Open, a level 2 Digital Humanities Start Up grant funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, ended its work earlier this fall. A partnership between the University of South Carolina Upstate and the University of Maryland's Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH), the project featured a team

3 Oct 2013

This Friday, October 4th: MITH Hosts a Special *Unconference*

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:14+00:00 Thu, Oct 3, 2013|Alerts, Community, Events, News|

WHERE: 0301 Hornbake Library, University of Maryland, College Park WHEN: Friday, October 4, 2013 TIME: 10:00 am TWITTER: #dhkeepson Congress may shut down, but Digital Humanities can’t be stopped! Join the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH) this Friday, October 4th at 10:00 am to present the project you would have presented at the NEH project directors meeting. We’ll

10 Sep 2013

Announcing Fall 2013 Digital Dialogues!

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:14+00:00 Tue, Sep 10, 2013|Digital Dialogues, News|

MITH is delighted to announce our fall 2013 slate of Digital Dialogues speakers. All events are held in the MITH Conference Room, 0301 Hornbake Library, University of Maryland. September 17th 12:30-2 pm Chris Prom Assistant University Archivist, Associate Professor, University of Illinois Libraries Documenting Science in the Digital Age: What's the Same and What's Different?

22 Aug 2013

Graphic Design Assistant Job Opening

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:15+00:00 Thu, Aug 22, 2013|Jobs, News, Opportunities|

Maryland Institute for Technology for in the Humanities (MITH) is looking for a creative undergraduate or graduate assistant specializing in graphic design. This is a great learning opportunity and a chance to work with a design professional to increase your knowledge and skills in graphic design to strengthen your resume before graduation.

21 Jun 2013

MITH is delighted to welcome Heather Froehlich, July 2nd

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:17+00:00 Fri, Jun 21, 2013|Events, News|

MITH is delighted to welcome Heather Froehlich of the University of Strathclyde (Glasgow, UK) for an lecture entitled "To any count, to all counts, to what is man": finding patterns of gender in Early Modern" on July 2nd at 3 pm in MITH's Conference Room. The statistical computation of possible collocates creates a distance view

21 Jun 2013

MITHgrid Demonstration Development

By | 2013-06-21T09:00:40+00:00 Fri, Jun 21, 2013|Community, News|

I am really excited to be part of MITH team and I am thankful to James Smith for selecting me to work on augmenting MITHgrid to make it more powerful and popular among developers. MITHgrid is a JavaScript framework for building data-oriented, event-driven browser applications. It is for building browser-based applications composed of a small

7 Jun 2013

MEI-to-VexFlow

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:18+00:00 Fri, Jun 7, 2013|Community, News|

I'm excited to join the MITH to pursue a project which will hopefully be the next little step towards revolutionizing scholarly music editing and digital music publishing. VexFlow is an open source JavaScript library to render Common Western Music Notation (CMN) in an HTML5 canvas. MEI to VexFlow is a JavaScript program that interfaces with

25 Apr 2013

Join the MITH team as a Project Manager!

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:18+00:00 Thu, Apr 25, 2013|Jobs, News, Opportunities|

The Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities at the University of Maryland is seeking an experienced project manager who will provide coordination and management for research projects and initiatives in the digital humanities. The Project Manager will work with senior MITH staff to conceptualize, implement, and manage digital humanities research work in a collaborative,

17 Apr 2013

Announcing Hilt: Humanities Intensive Learning + Teaching

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:18+00:00 Wed, Apr 17, 2013|News, Opportunities|

Thanks to a group of wonderful instructors and an energetic, passionate cohort of students from around the world, the first iteration of our intensive digital humanities training institute was a great success when it was held in January 2013. We were inspired by the model pioneered at the Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI) and we