Blog Round-up: Junior Fellows Program 2021

A young woman in a blue shirt hold up her laptop. The laptop's screen shows the project she completed.

Tania María Ríos Marrero, one of the 2021 Library Junior Fellows, with her digital research project. [Photo credit: Tania María Ríos Marrero]

The 2021 Junior Fellows were busy for every minute of the ten weeks of their intensive summer internships, and below, you’ll find the blog posts that they wrote during their brief time in the program.

On top of their project work and the many blogs they published, the Fellows produced videos and infographics to showcase their research at the annual Display Day event. This year’s Display Day event was once again virtual, but a new, live component of the event–a ‘lightning round’ and Q&A session–allowed the Fellows to interact with an engaged audience via Zoom.

  1. Analyzing Paper Deterioration: The Experiences of Two Interns Working on the Ongoing ANC Project - Kimberly Chancellor and Heidi Vance
  2. Five Questions, The Intern Edition: Amal ChararaAmal Charara
  3. Teaching about Women’s Involvement in the History of Computer ScienceSam Correia
  4. Five Questions, Intern Edition: Sean DiLeonardi, 2021 Junior Fellow – Sean DiLeonardi
  5. Mental Arithmetic – Sean DiLeonardi and Amal Charara 
  6. Numeracy and Crowd ScienceSean DiLeonardi and Amal Charara 
  7. Exploring Openly-Licensed e-Serials from the Directory of Open Access Journals: An Interview with Junior Fellow Emmeline KaserEmmeline Kaser
  8. Cordel and Caribbean Poetry: Showcasing the Brazilian and Caribbean Collections – Sara Kittleson, Karla Roig Blay, and Liam Josef Morrissey Sims
  9. Cordel, crafts, cooking and Caribbean poets: Meet the Hispanic Reading Room Junior FellowsSara Kittleson, Karla Roig Blay, and Liam Josef Morrissey Sims
  10. Library’s Junior Fellows: Online Interns Get the Job DoneJoe Kolodrubetz, Tania María Ríos Marrero, and Shlomit Menashe
  11. An Interview with Joseph Kolodrubetz, Junior Fellow – Joe Kolodrubetz
  12. All Hyped Up for HyperCard: Further Adventures with an Apple Legacy Format – Jacob Kowall and Hilary Szu Yin Shiue
  13. African Section Poster Collection: A Closer Look – Talia Lieber
  14. Five Questions, Intern Edition: Tania M. Ríos Marrero, 2021 Junior FellowTania María Ríos Marrero
  15. How Stories Help Connect Communities: Developing “The Festival Near You” – Mary Murdock
  16. Rediscovering Stories in the Stacks: The Carvalho Monteiro Collection – Amy Olson
  17. Four Questions with Intern Joshua Ortiz BacoJoshua Ortiz Baco
  18. Supporting the Acquisition of Openly-Available e-Serials from the Duplicate Materials Exchange Program: An Interview with Junior Fellow Alex ReeseAlex Reese
  19. Open a Book, Open a World of Empathy and CompassionEcho Rue
  20. Passing the Mic to Our Audience: User Personas and Strategic Planning for the Sustainability of Digital Formats WebsiteHilary Szu Yin Shiue and Jacob Kowall
  21. Exploring Percussion with Tambuco Ensemble, Part One: PulseFinn Smith
  22. Exploring Percussion with Tambuco Ensemble, Part Two: Hand PercussionFinn Smith
  23. Exploring Percussion with the Tambuco Ensemble, Part Three: TextureFinn Smith
  24. Exploring Percussion with the Tambuco Ensemble, Part Four: KeyboardsFinn Smith
  25. Exploring Percussion with the Tambuco Ensemble, Part Five: The Music and Dance of Body PercussionFinn Smith
  26. Getting a Feel for the Clave in JazzFinn Smith
  27. Summer “at” the Library: Reflections of a Junior FellowHannah Spring Pfeifer
  28. Du Pont: From French Exiles to the Toast of the BrandywineHannah Spring Pfeifer
  29. Meet Me in St. Louis: The Westinghouse Works at the World’s FairHannah Spring Pfeifer
  30. American Dynamo: The Life of George WestinghouseHannah Spring Pfeifer
  31. BEOnline+ Website Database Review: A Junior Fellow Virtual ExperiencePariti Sutaria
  32. Five Questions, Intern Edition: Joseph A. Torres-González, 2021 Junior FellowJoseph A. Torres-González

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