Author Archives: Angel Brady

Productive Scholar: OpenScholar-Personal Websites for Scholars

In this Productive Scholar Session, Angel Brady of the Educational Technologies Center, presented OpenScholar, an OIT-supported web page creation service that allows for faculty and graduate students to create personal, professional academic sites.  OpenScholar can host personal CVs, current publications … Continue reading

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Lunch and Learn: Timothy Recuber on Teaching with WordPress

Timothy Recuber, lecturer in the Writing Program at Princeton University, spoke about using WordPress as a platform for student writing in his WRI 128/129 courses. The course, entitled ‘Witnessing Disaster’, investigates media depictions of disaster and human suffering.  In the … Continue reading

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The Productive Scholar: Customizing Google’s Chrome Browser

There are many browsers to choose from when you want to surf the web. The choice for a browser may depend on which operating system you are logged into, or maybe there are certain applications that needs a certain browser. … Continue reading

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Creating Network Graphs in Excel

Network graphs have become a popular visualization in the past couple of years in not only the Mathematics and Computer Science, but in different fields such as the Humanities and Politics. It is one thing to read a piece of … Continue reading

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Field Note Taking with the iPad

Field note taking can involve documenting observations or research with video, photographs, audio, and writing down observations on a type of device or on a good old pencil and paper. The iPad has all these features built into it and … Continue reading

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