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Introduction to Text Encoding and TEI

Time: Wednesday, January 29, 2:00pm – 4:00pm Location: HRC Classroom, East Pyne Room 012, Lower Level Instructors: Clifford Wulfman and Ben Johnston “What’s with all the pointy brackets???“ Text encoding involves rendering transcriptions of documents (books, newspapers, magazines, manuscripts, engravings, and … Continue reading

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The Productive Scholar: Intro to Basic Text Analysis

Topic: Introduction to Basic Text Analysis Speaker: Ben Johnston Time: Thursday, October 17, 12noon – 1pm Location: HRC Classroom, Room 012, Lower Level, East Pyne This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to several tools useful for the analysis of text. … Continue reading

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Take a MOOC, Learn a Language

Instreamia is a new MOOC that focuses on learning languages. The MOOC offers free courses in Spanish, English, Italian, Japanese, and Portuguese, using some surprising, but abundant, course materials. Instreamia uses YouTube videos from recording artists, pop culture, TED lectures, … Continue reading

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Free Daily Spanish Videos and Mp3s (with Vocab Lists)

If you are looking for a free site that has Spanish videos, mp3s, and vocab lists for free, then The Spanish Blog is a great resource. The owner of the blog, Laura Garrido Eslava is a Spanish Language teacher from … Continue reading

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List of Free Language Phrasebooks by Wikitravel

Wikitravel has compiled free language phrasebooks put together by its users. Some of the phrasebooks are not complete, but if you are familiar with the language, you have the ability to add to the phrasebook (just like you would in … Continue reading

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