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Meeting on the Digital Humanities

October 25-26, 2013

Macalester College, St. Paul, MN

The following faculty and administrators were designated by chief academic officers at their institutions to participate in the EMKE (Enhancing the Midwest Knowledge Ecosystem) meeting on the Digital Humanities.


Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM)

  • Beloit College - Shawn Gillen, Professor of English
  • Carleton College - Susannah Ottaway, Professor of History and Director of the Humanities Center
  • Coe College - Laura Riskedahl, Audiovisual Librarian
  • Colorado College - Steve Lawson, Humanities Librarian
  • Cornell College - Brooke Bergantzel, Instructional Technology Librarian
  • Grinnell College - Erik Simpson, Professor of English
  • Lake Forest College - David Levinson, Associate Librarian for Systems/Academic Technology Specialist
  • Lawrence University - Martyn Smith, Associate Professor of Religious Studies
  • Luther College - Rebecca Sullivan, Assistant Professor of Library Information Studies
  • Macalester College - Chris Wells, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies
  • Monmouth College - Bridget Draxler, Assistant Professor of English
  • Ripon College - Travis Nygard, Assistant Professor of Art History
  • St. Olaf College -William Bridges, Assistant Professor of Japanese and Asian Studies
  • St. Olaf College - Timothy Howe, Associate Professor of History and Ancient Studies
  • St. Olaf College - Marci Sortor, Provost and Dean of the College and Professor of History
  • ACM - Elizabeth Ciner, Senior Program Officer for Staff and Faculty Development
  • ACM - Cara Pickett, Project Manager

Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC)

  • Indiana University - Jonathan Elmer, Director, College Arts and Humanities Institute
  • Michigan State University - David Kim, Assistant Professor of German
  • Michigan State University - Dean Rehberger, Director of MATRIX and Associate Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and American Cultures
  • Northwestern University - Mary Finn, Associate Dean, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
  • Northwestern University - Elisabeth Elliott, Distinguished Senior Lecturer, Slavic Languages and Literature
  • Ohio State University - David Staley, Associate Professor, Dept. of History and Dept. of Design
  • Purdue University - Shannon McMullen, Assistant Professor, Art and Design, American Studies
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Ned O'Gorman, Associate Professor of Communication
  • University of Iowa -Russ Ganim, Director, Division of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
  • University of Iowa -Wayne Jacobson, Director, Assessment, Office of Provost
  • University of Iowa - Jon Winet, Director of The Digital Studio for Public Arts & Humanities and Associate Professor of Art and Art History
  • University of Maryland - Renee Ater, Associate Professor of Art History and Archaeology
  • University of Maryland - Jennifer Guiliano, Assistant Director, Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities
  • University of Michigan - Sidonie Smith, Mary Fair Courshore Professor of Humanities and Director, Institute for the Humanities
  • University of Minnesota - Michael Hancher, Professor of English
  • University of Minnesota - Justin Schell, Digital Humanities Specialist
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln -Elizabeth Lorang, Digital Humanities Projects Librarian
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln - Katherine Walter, Professor and Co-Director, Center for Digital Research in Humanities
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison – Robert Glenn Howard, Director, Digital Studies Initiative
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison –Elaine Klein, Assistant Dean for Academic Planning, College of Letters & Science Administration
  • CIC - Amber Marks, Associate Director of Academic Programs