University Projects

Archiving Montevallo. Students in my digital history classes contribute to this Omeka project drawing from the Annie Crawford Milner Archives.

Latin American Studies at Montevallo. This Facebook page shares news, commentary, events, and ideas about Latin America.

History timelines. Digital history projects created under my direction.

Che’s Last Stand in Bolivia. Timeline I created about Ernesto “Che” Guevara.

Career information for history majors

Entering the job market with a degree in history.

Good news for liberal-arts degree holders.

Information about jobs and internships in both government and the private sector.

“Humanistic thinking” in business, government, and the nonprofit sector.

Undertaking “free work” to get practical experience, then paid work.

Digital Humanities

Operation War Diary. Crowd-sourced project that relies on thousands of volunteers to transcribe the diaries of British soldiers during WWI.

Visualization of the trans-Atlantic slave trade. Users can pause the animation and click on any dot to see embedded data for some 20,000 voyages from 1545 to 1860.

United States News Map. Interactive map lets users chart how newspapers covered any topic in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

History Resources 

The History News Network.

H-LatAm, an international forum for the scholarly discussion of Latin America.

Resources for students of Chilean history (Spanish).

Library of Congress American Memory project.

Primary source material on the American South.

History’s famous trials.

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