Wednesday Nov. 9, 2022
Digital Scholars in Practice, A Low-tech Approach to Coding for Language Majors with Professor Barbara Bullock
Noon to 1 p.m.
Online (Zoom)

Description: F C 342, French Through Coding, was designed, under the Experiential Learning Initiative, to offer a gentle introduction to skills common in Natural Language Processing (NLP) with a focus on processing texts in French, and now, in other Romance languages. In most Python-based tutorials on NLP, there is little reflection on the nature of the language data. Strings are assumed to be English; lists are arrays of fruit or animal types; dictionaries collect hypothetical student names and ID numbers. Here, Dr. Bullock demonstrates an approach that reduces the effort of coding while increasing the attention paid to the data.

Time: Wednesday, November 9th, 12-1pm

Register here: Digital Scholars in Practice - Dr. Barbara Bullock (Meeting Registration)

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