Thoughts of the class so far

I am really looking forward to look further in this class and learn more about the History of the Information age because there is so much to look at and it essentially is stuff that I like to talk about. So far with the discussions and the different group things we have done in class...

We got two things to look at

The previous class assignments that have been a part of this class that interests me at the moment would be the Live Tweeting Past Historic Events because that could modernize obviously a historic event that occurred where it could be used as a learning experience with it. Allowing us to learn a better way of...

History of Communication and Information

With the first article that I read through, The Information by James Gleick, where he talks about a person by the name of Claude Shannon who was one of the main works for the Transistor and the bit. Early in the mid-1950s, Shannon was at the center piece when the Cybernetic Movement that burst onto...

Introduction for the Class

Hi, my name is Hunter Dykhuis and I am a Senior this year at Mary Washington. I am a History Major and am going after a Computer Science Minor as well and I am hoping to be able to finish up school and work somewhere in D.C. like the Archives or work for the NPS....

Final Blog Post on the Project

I think that the process of making this site had some ups and downs, especially considering the COVID-19 outbreak that started in the beginning of March, this project was a lot of fun to work on with my group. I enjoyed the process of being able to scan the letters and learn about a man...

Video about the site

Here is a video about the website that me and my group did

Home Stretch

I think looking through this project, it has been a really cool experience to be a part of and to make a difference in the digital world. I am hoping to finish working on the site and have it all done and ready to show to the world here in the next couple of weeks....

Digital Portfolio

When I think of a Digital Portfolio, I have to say that the sites that we currently have are our Digital Portfolio because of what we are doing on the site itself for some of our previous classes. The fact that we post stuff on it and look for feedback on the site itself or...

Work on the Site

So far we have been working on our site so that we can get things uploaded to the site and everything gets added so that we can do the edits later down the road (within the last day that it is due). We have been coming up with other questions/concerns just about every week on...