Our project Enslaved: People of the Historic Slave Trade has been funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. to see more about the project go to http://enslaved.org Press Release Michigan State University, supported by nearly $1.5 million from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, will create a unique online data hub that will change the way scholars and the public understand African slavery. By linking data collections from multiple universities, the website will allow people to search millions of pieces of slave data to identify enslaved individuals and their descendants from a central source….(read more) Read More →
Dean Rehberger is the Director of MATRIX: the Center for Humane Arts, Letters, and Social Science Online and also Associate Professor of History. His primary areas of research include: High Performance Computing and the Humanities; Oral History Online; Museum Studies; digital libraries, museums and archives; and online learning environments. He oversees the development of a number of open access projects.