Student research projects can often lead to further postgraduate study, or to work worthy of presentation at academic conferences.
Collaboration and Community in Jane Loraine's Cook Book 1684-1686
Catherine's work (shown below) will be presented at the upcoming symposium 'Early Modern Recipe Books: Women's Social Networks, Domesticity, Science and Medicine', being held on November 25th, 2011. If you'd like to attend the symposium, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. A full size version of Catherine's poster is here (JPG: 3.4MB).
Sharing Digital Dialect Data with Silver Surfers and the Google Generation
Alex worked with the DECTE team in the summer of 2011 as part of the Newcastle University Vacation Scholarship scheme. His prize-winning poster (shown below) was awarded a commendation as one of the four best poster projects of the year. A full size version of Alex's poster is here (JPG: 988KB).
Fairy Tales in the Nineteenth Century
Laura's project involved working with the Robinson Library's special collections holdings in fairy tale literature, identifying significant themes across the texts and creating a digital archive and research resource for this material. Laura's website can be viewed at http://fairytales.streetprint.org/. Anyone interested in contributing to or further developing this resource should contact Laura at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. A full size version of Laura's poster is here (JPG: 1.5MB).