WE1S Summer Camp Retrospective

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This past summer, the WE1S project held its first summer research camp. From July 2nd to August 4th, the summer camps took place simultaneously at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and California State University, Northridge (CSUN) campuses for five hours per day, four days a week, culminating in a WE1S Advisory Board meeting on August 3rd and 4th at UCSB. […]

CSUN Interviews Scott Kleinman in Announcement of WE1S Grant

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California State University, Northridge, (CSUN) this week released its announcement of the campus’s participation in the WhatEvery1Says (WE1S) project funded by the Mellon Foundation. “There are time-honored narratives such as if you get a degree in the humanities you are going to work at Starbucks,” the news release quotes WE1S co-PI Scott Kleinman saying. “Politicians frequently […]

U. Miami Announces Participation in the WE1S Project

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  The University of Miami announced its participation in the Mellon-funded WhatEvery1Says project (WE1S). WE1S, which is based at the University of California, Santa Barbara and has partner institutions at California State University, Northridge and University of Miami, will support a team of graduate student researchers at U. Miami. These researchers will assist in the data-collection, […]

Mellon Foundation Awards WE1S $1.1 Million in Funding

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  As announced today by the University of California, Santa Barbara, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded $1.1 million in funding to the WhatEvery1Says (WE1S) project, which is based at UCSB and has partner institutions at California State University, Northridge, and University of Miami. The WE1S project is studying public discourse on the humanities […]