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Data Week: Home

Join the Oberlin College Libraries for a week thinking about data. How does it intersect with our lives? How can it create, uphold, or disrupt power relationships? What ethical boundaries should be drawn around data use and collection? Explore these readi

Monday, September 30, Russian Political Interference and Social Media

Readings

Tuesday, October 1, Census

Events

Mapping history: Exploring your world with Eli Kirshner, '20

7-8PM

Terrell Main Library, Room 113

Mapping history: Exploring your world

Readings

Wednesday, October 2, Census and Immigration

Readings

Thursday, October 3, Recovering Black Women's Contributions Using Big Data

Events

"Using Big Data to Recover Black Women’s Lost History" a talk by Dr. Ruby Mendendhall

4:30PM

Moffett Auditorium, Room 050

Readings

Friday, October 4, Bias in Algorithms

Events

JSTOR Data Mining Workshop with Dr. Ruby Mendenhall

11am-noon

Terrell Main Library, Room 113

Register

Lunch with Dr. Ruby Mendenhall

Terrell Main Library, Thornton Room

Readings