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  • What’s a Classicist like me doing in a digital intensive workshop like this?

    By on April 19, 2024

    Patricia HatcherDRI Participant, Winter 2024 That’s right, I’m a Classicist— the kind who works on Greek and Latin literature. The kindwhom you imagine to be holed up in a library somewhere, surrounded by dusty old books.The kind who is in a field that is slowly realizing that, to remain...

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  • Unlocking Python’s Power with the DRI

    By on April 5, 2024

    By Annapia Borraccino DRI Participant, Winter 2024 “Coding can’t be that hard, you just need to practice it.” This was my mantra before I chose to move all the way from Italy to New York City to pursue a career in Computational Linguistics. However, my perspective shifted during the...

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  • Digital Women: Commemorating Women’s History Month

    By on March 29, 2024

    March is Women’s History Month and I want to bring that to the digital fellows’ blog. First, I want to say that when I mention women, I am including cis and trans women (I wish soon this would be too obvious to have to clarify it!). In line with...

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  • 10 Useful Extensions for VSCode

    By on March 15, 2024

    As a Digital Fellow, I often teach workshops that utilize the text editor VSCode. During these workshops, I almost always find myself recommending that the participants install extensions to the editor.  Extensions are, as the name implies, tools that the VSCode community of developers have created to extend the...

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  • The smartwatch dilemma

    By on February 16, 2024

    I started to think about purchasing a smartwatch amid a strong need to improve my health. Could this tool keep health information that would help me understand how to improve certain practices? Could it support me in my goals or tasks? More generally, how could it contribute to my...

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