Sara

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Date registered: May 27, 2015

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  1. On Word Embeddings and Fish – Letters of 1916 — August 2, 2017
  2. Topic Modelling: PoS Tagging – Letters of 1916 — July 6, 2017
  3. Topic Modelling – Letters of 1916 — June 26, 2017
  4. GST1 – 6: Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences 3 — May 10, 2017
  5. GST1 – 5: Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences 2 — May 4, 2017

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  1. Marine Lives – R and The Silver Ships – Extracting Data — 4 comments
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  3. Digital Histories – A Family Tale — 2 comments
  4. Crowdsourcing – the ‘Ancient Lives’ Project — 1 comment

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Aug 02 2017

On Word Embeddings and Fish – Letters of 1916

Letters of 1916 is a public humanities project run by Maynooth University and directed by Professor Susan Schreibman. The project is creating a crowd-sourced digital collection of letters written between 1st November 1915 and 31st October 1916. For my internship, I have been working on the project as a research assistant, analysing the collection. Following …

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Jul 06 2017

Topic Modelling: PoS Tagging – Letters of 1916

Letters of 1916 is a public humanities project run by Maynooth University and directed by Professor Susan Schreibman. The project is creating a crowd-sourced digital collection of letters written between 1st November 1915 and 31st October 1916. For my internship, I have been working on the project as a research assistant, analysing the collection. In …

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Jun 26 2017

Topic Modelling – Letters of 1916

Letters of 1916 is a public humanities project run by Maynooth University and directed by Professor Susan Schreibman. The project is creating a crowd-sourced digital collection of letters written between 1st November 1915 and 31st October 1916. For my internship, I have been working on the project as a research assistant, analysing the collection. One …

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May 10 2017

GST1 – 6: Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences 3

GST 1 is a module at Maynooth University which aims to improve research skills and employability. To gain 5 ECTS for this module you need to attend 6 sessions and produce a diary entry or set of notes for each one. Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences 3: Inferential and Exploratory Quantitative Techniques Parametric and …

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May 04 2017

GST1 – 5: Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences 2

GST 1 is a module at Maynooth University which aims to improve research skills and employability. To gain 5 ECTS for this module you need to attend 6 sessions and produce a diary entry or set of notes for each one. Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences 2: Introduction to Hypothesis Testing Hypothesis testing starts …

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May 03 2017

GST1 – 4: Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences 1

GST 1 is a module at Maynooth University which aims to improve research skills and employability. To gain 5 ECTS for this module you need to attend 6 sessions and produce a diary entry or set of notes for each one. Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences 1: Probability Distributions This is the first in …

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Apr 13 2017

Trolls and Critics in the 19th Century

We often like to perceive the past as something quite alien, populated with unfamiliar people who are ‘not like us’. However, the more primary sources you encounter, the more this belief is shaken. For part of my Literature Review I have been exploring the 19th century reviews of Jane Austen, Maria Edgeworth and Sydney Owenson’s …

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Apr 03 2017

‘Alt-Right Jane Austen’ – My view

Nicole M. Wright’s article, “Alt-Right Jane Austen” (The Chronicle Review, March 12), was fascinating and shocking to read in equal measure. However, I felt that she did not go far enough in challenging the Alt-Right’s appropriation of Austen for their cause. A few additional details may help reinforce exactly why the Alt-Right are so wrong. …

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Feb 03 2017

GST1 – 3: Measuring Your Research Impact

GST 1 is a module at Maynooth University which aims to improve research skills and employability. To gain 5 ECTS for this module you need to attend 6 sessions and produce a diary entry or set of notes for each one. Your Researcher Impact: Measuring Your Research Impact This session, led by Ciarán Quinn the …

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Feb 01 2017

GST1 – 2: Accelerated Expertise

GST 1 is a module at Maynooth University which aims to improve research skills and employability. To gain 5 ECTS for this module you need to attend 6 sessions and produce a diary entry or set of notes for each one. Accelerated Expertise Session on Accelerated Expertise and Superintelligence presented by Dr D Delany from …

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