Month: May 2015
Walker Boyle is working at the Bentley Historical Library helping with their ArchivesSpace-Archivematica-DSpace Workflow Integration project.
He recently contributed to the projects blog with “Test Driving Your Code.” Check it out!
There’s a MEtro Detroit Archivists League (MEDAL) meet-up today at Dominick’s that’s open to area archivists (and aspiring archivists).
Call for Paper or Poster Proposals. Deadline June 1! Follow the link for more information.
Network Detroit: Digital Humanities Theory and Practice will return Friday, September 25, 2015 to Lawrence Technological University. Network Detroit showcases the best of digital humanities research in the great lakes region by leading scholars from museums, libraries, universities, liberal arts colleges, and community colleges. For this event, we welcome proposals for papers and panels that focus on the digital humanities, especially regarding the cultural heritage of Michigan and Detroit.
This year our theme is Cultural Criticism and the Digital Humanities, and we encourage submissions on race studies, gender studies, postcolonial studies, and political dissidence. The Detroit Historical Society, which will host this year’s dinner and keynote address, recently launched a special project entitled “Detroit 1967.” Papers that address digital approaches to the memorialization, dissemination, and understanding of this significant year in Detroit’s history are also encouraged. If you know a student with a promising project, please encourage them to submit to our student poster competition open to both undergraduate and graduate students.
The Adirondack Museum is looking for interns to help catalogue their photograph collection and more!
Full-time internships are available for 12 week periods in the fall and spring semesters, 8 weeks during the summer. A stipend is offered, and on-site housing will be provided in Blue Mountain Lake NY during the summer semester
Follow the link to find out more.
Are you planning on attending the Michigan Archival Association (MAA) annual meeting in Holland, Michigan and/or the Society of American Archivists (SAA) annual meeting in Cleveland, Ohio this summer?
UM-SAA has put together a spreadsheet as a resource for people to connect about sharing rides and rooms for MAA and SAA. For more information email us at firstname.lastname@example.org today!
We are looking for current students and alumni of UMSI to share their experiences in the field, at conferences, internships, and more.
If you would like to participate contact us at email@example.com