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    “Everything On Paper Will Be Used Against Me”

    by  • June 26, 2013 • 2013-2014 Provost Digital Innovation Grant Winners

    Project Name: “Everything On Paper Will Be Used Against Me”: A Computational Analysis of Henry A. Kissinger’s Vietnam-Era Correspondence Grantee: Micki Kaufman Discipline: History Funding Cycle: 2013-2014 Project Status: Cycle Complete White Paper: PDIGrantReport-MKaufman About the Project On April 8, 2013, Wikileaks made 1.7 million diplomatic cables covering the time period from 1973-1976 available for public review....

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    The Writing Studies Tree

    by  • June 25, 2013 • 2013-2014 Provost Digital Innovation Grant Winners

    Project Name: The Writing Studies Tree: An Academic Genealogy Grantee: Benjamin Miller and Amanda Licastro Discipline: English Funding Cycle: 2013-2014 Project Status: Cycle Complete White Paper: GCDIG white paper – spring 2014 About the Project Disciplinary dynamics are essential to understand because they influence the many ways we signal the value of academic work, including admissions,...

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    Mapping Mythology

    by  • June 25, 2013 • 2013-2014 Provost Digital Innovation Grant Winners

    Project Name: Mapping Mythology: A Digital Archive of Classical Mythology in Post-Antique Art (Manhattan Architectural Sculpture and Relief Field Survey) Grantee: Jared Simard Discipline: Classics Funding Cycle: 2013-2014 Project Status: Cycle complete White Paper: Simard – White Paper About The Project Mapping Mythology is a digital collection of classical mythology in art. Due to the well-recognized...

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    Walking with Whitman

    by  • June 25, 2013 • 2013-2014 Provost Digital Innovation Grant Winners

    Project Name: The Walking with Whitman Mobile Walking Tour Grantee: Jesse Merandy Discipline: English Funding Cycle: 2013-2014 Project Status: Cycle Complete White Paper: Provost Grant White Paper – Merandy About The Project The Walking with Whitman Mobile Walking Tour is an immersive, location-based learning experience. It will employ the location awareness and augmented reality functionality of...

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    Site for Collaborative Forecasting of Secure Housing Needs

    by  • June 25, 2013 • 2013-2014 Provost Digital Innovation Grant Winners

    Project Name: Site for Collaborative Forecasting of Secure Housing Needs Grantee: Evan Misshula and Ligon M. Liu Discipline: Criminal Justice and Computer Science Funding Cycle: 2013-2014 Project Status: Cycle Complete White Paper: Misshula White Paper About The Project Although Federal prisoners have more than quintupled since 1990, States and localities still remain the overwhelming funders of secure...

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    Educational Policies and New York City Latinos in the Current Racial Political Economy

    by  • June 25, 2013 • 2013-2014 Provost Digital Innovation Grant Winners

    Project Name: Educational Policies and New York City Latinos in the Current Racial Political Economy Grantee: Edwin Mayorga Discipline: Urban Education Funding Cycle: 2013-2014 Project Status: Cycle Complete White Paper: Mayorga.Grant.Report About The Project Educational Policies and New York City Latinos in the Current Racial Political Economy is a digitally mediated, racio-economic analysis of urban restructuring, education...

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    Community IT Centers and Organizing Women Workers in Gujarat, India

    by  • June 25, 2013 • 2013-2014 Provost Digital Innovation Grant Winners

    Project Name: Community IT Centers and Organizing Women Workers in Gujarat, India Grantee: Natascia Boeri Discipline: Sociology Funding Cycle: 2013-2014 Project Status: Cycle Complete White Paper: Boeri 2014 – Digital Grant White Paper  // Boeri 2014  – Appendix A. Budget // Boeri 2014 – Appendix B. Grant Product About The Project This project will expand community IT centers developed...

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    The Writing Studies Tree

    by  • June 18, 2013 • 2012-2013 Provost Digital Innovation Grant Winners

    Project Name: The Writing Studies Tree Grantee: Ben Miller, Amanda Licastro, and Jill Belli Discipline: English Funding Cycle: 2012-2013 Project Status: Complete Project White Paper: Not yet available   About The Project The Writing Studies Tree (WST) is an online, open-access, crowdsourced database of scholarly relationships within writing studies, composition/rhetoric and related academic fields. Created by Graduate Center students in 2011-2012, the...

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    Urban Sociology Digital Mapping and Presentation Tool

    by  • June 18, 2013 • 2012-2013 Provost Digital Innovation Grant Winners

      Project Name: Urban Sociology Digital Mapping and Presentation Tool Grantee: Jacob Lederman Discipline: Sociology Funding Cycle: 2012-2013 Project Status: Complete Project White Paper: Not yet available   About The Project Pedagogical best practices routinely cite the primacy of student collaboration in enhancing the learning environment. Yet collaboration in the form of group presentations often results in atomization of a different sort....

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    “Data Mining Diplomacy”: A Computational Analysis of the State Department’s Foreign Policy Files

    by  • June 18, 2013 • 2012-2013 Provost Digital Innovation Grant Winners

    Project Name: “Data Mining Diplomacy”: A Computational Analysis of the State Department’s Foreign Policy Files Grantee: Micki Kaufman Discipline: U.S. History Funding Cycle: 2012-2013 Project Status: Complete Project White Paper: Not yet available   About The Project Scarcity of information is a common frustration for historians. This is especially true for researchers of antiquity, but not exclusively so. However, the opposite...

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