Discussions

July 26, 2018 6:30 pm Hurlbut-Walker Memorial Research Forum

SAVE THE DATE: Thursday, July 26 at 6:30 is the next Hurlbut-Walker Memorial Research Forum. Join Dr. Marion Hines in a discussion about foreign language education in DC Public Schools. The event is free and open to the public. RSVP via phone: 202-730-0479 or email: info.sumnerschool@dc.gov

 

Join us Thursday, July 26!

 

Historic Preservation Community Day September 22, 2018

Historic Preservation Community Day

September 22, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Historic Preservation Community Day!

Join DC Preservation League for lectures, workshops and preservation stations!

Lectures include the architectural history of DC; the history of the preservation movement; city regulations for historic districts and historic landmarks with information on the homeowner grant program.

Tropy photo organizer app

Research Clutter: A New App Helps Create Order out of Disorder

 

Zoë Jackson | Apr 1, 2018

 

 

Tropy allows researchers to organize and describe photos taken in archives. Abby Mullen

What is the opposite of entropy, a trend toward disorder and chaos? Tropy, as Stephen Robertson, a cultural and social historian at George Mason University (GMU), and his team decided while brainstorming names for their new research management tool.

Long-time employees and friends of Capitol Hill Books have purchased the store

Long-time employees and friends of Capitol Hill Books have purchased the store from owner Morton “Jim” Toole, who had owned and operated the store since 1995. The sale was finalized yesterday evening. The new owners vowed to preserve the fiercely independent spirit of the bookstore and ensure it maintains its place as a literary hub of the community.

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