Colorado History: History 312, Spring 2018

Course Calendar



All scheduled classes below will take place in our regular room unless otherwise noted. This schedule is subject to update on short notice.
January 16:  Course Intro, Syllabus Review

January 18: Guest Speakers
Visitors from local archival repositories pitch possible topics.

January 23:  Tools 
Introduction to Slack, WordPress, Scalar.
Report to GCB 315

January 25: Archives Day 1

January 30: Scalar Tutorial
Report to GCB 315

February 1: More Tools and Final Group Decisions
La Gente Chapter Assignments Begin on Slack

February 6: Project Pitches and Pitch Discussion
One pitch is due per group 

February 8: Archives Day 2

February 13: La Gente Discussion
Led by Students.  Bring Questions to class.  Post the chapter summaries in the Slack #general channel.

February 15: Archives Day 3

February 20: Learn How to Edit Wikipedia Day
Please bring your computer to class. 

February 22: Archives Day 4

February 27: Philpott Discussion, Part I

March 1: Archives Day 5

March 6: Archives Day 6
 
March 8: Philpott Discussion, Part II

March 13: Project Updates

March 15: Archives Day 7
Philpott Papers Due via Slack

March 19-23: Spring Break

March 27: Group Presentations I

March 29: Archives Day 8

April 3: Group Presentations II

April 5: Archives Day 9

April 10 and April 12:  No class on campus this week but blog posts describing project readiness are REQUIRED at some point during the week.

April 17: Archives Day 10

April 19: Archives Day 11

All Wikipedia edits must be done.  Please submit evidence of those edits whenever they are completed.

April 24: Practice Presentations I

April 26: Practice Presentations II

Final Exam Period: Group Presentations at the InfoZone in the Rawlings Library

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