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Archive for April, 2008

Thank you Dr. McClurken

Posted: Thursday, April 24th, 2008 @ 3:13 pm in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Thank you Dr. McClurken

Considering the nature of this class, I have always wondered whether Dr. McClurken enjoyed pain or was just crazy.  In either case, I think each and every one of us in this class owes him a great deal of gratitude in his quest and the realization of  bringing Digital History to UMW.  Besides if it were […]

Update – April 22, 2008

Posted: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008 @ 5:11 am in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Update – April 22, 2008

Well…I think that we made it.  I left Monroe last night around 9:30 and saw Roxanne was still there.  Kelly and I were IM’ing, so I didn’t feel totally alone in a room that started to feel like a closet.  The scan images on the JM website were hard to proof from, so I had […]

Historic Profession and Archival Education

Posted: Tuesday, April 8th, 2008 @ 5:32 am in 471C3 | Comments Off on Historic Profession and Archival Education

For today’s assignment I chose to mention the “Historical Profession and Archival Education” article.  The article states that there has been shift in archive employees possessing a Masters in Library Science from the once traditional Masters in History.  Several reasons stand out, but what is worth noting is that the schools offering library science programs have […]