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. […]

United Kingdom Team — Starter Kit

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Team Number: 2 United Kingdom Members UCSB Jennifer Hessler Abigail Droge CSUN Samantha Wallace Scott Kleinman Area of Focus Report (prepared by WE1S C-Hackers Group in 2017-18) There is no pre-existing “area of focus” report for this team. One outcome of the summer’s work might be the generation of such a report (using the template […]

U.S. and Canada Team – Starter Kit

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Team Number: 1 U.S. and Canada team (national, regional, and local newspapers) Members UCSB Selin Karabulut Kajsa Niehusen Sean Gilleran Dan Baciu Alanna Bartolini CSUN Joyce Brummet Katie Wolf Colleen Tripp Area of Focus Report (prepared by WE1S C-Hackers Group in 2017-18) Area of Focus report (by Annie Schmalstig): “Canadian News Sources” There is no pre-existing “area of […]

Middle East & Africa Team — Starter Kit

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Team Number: 7 Middle East & Africa Members UCSB Nazanin Keynejad Tyler Shoemaker Area of Focus Report (prepared by WE1S C-Hackers Group in 2017-18) Area of Focus report (by Nazanin Keynejad): “Middle Eastern News Sources” Area of Focus report (by Tyler Shoemaker): “African News Sources” Initial Collection Plan Suggestion (prepared by WE1S C-Hackers Group in 2017-18) Middle […]

Europe Team — Starter Kit

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Team Number: 6 Europe (Eastern & Western, other than U.K.) Members UCSB Sandra Auderset Aili Peeker Kajsa Niehusen CSUN Mauro Carassai Area of Focus Report (prepared by WE1S C-Hackers Group in 2017-18) Area of Focus report (by Aili Pettersson Peeker): “European News Sources” There are no pre-existing “area of focus” reports for Central or South […]

Diverse Populations Team — Starter Kit

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Team Number: 8 Diverse Populations Members UCSB Giorgina Paiella Abigal Droge Lindsay Thomas CSUN Colleen Tripp Kenia Rodriguez Joyce Brummet Katie Wolf Samanta Wallace Vanessa Lopez Area of Focus Report (prepared by WE1S C-Hackers Group in 2017-18) Area of Focus report (by Giorgina Paiella): “Diverse Populations News Sources” Initial Collection Plan Suggestion (prepared by WE1S C-Hackers Group […]

Asia Team — Starter Kit

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Team Number: 3 Asia team (South Asia and Far East) Members UCSB Sihwa Park Alanna Bartolini CSUN Maureen Nyhan Phu Nguyen Area of Focus Report (prepared by WE1S C-Hackers Group in 2017-18) There is no pre-existing “area of focus” report for this team. One outcome of the summer’s work might be the generation of such […]

WE1S Kicks Off Summer 2018 Research Camp

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On Monday, July 2, WE1S kicked off its 2018 summer research camp. The WE1S summer research camps take place simultaneously at U. California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and California State U., Northridge (CSUN) during July 2 through August 4, 2018. The summer research camps enlist student research assistants for five weeks each year in intensive work focused on […]