October 24, 2016 admin 0

Congratulations to Mr. Alex Shaffer, one of my undergraduate research assistants, who is working buidling text analysis of weather and climate issues into several classes. ┬áHis preliminary work on a 3,000+ article corpus of newspaper coverage of drought in Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas landed him first place […]

Newspaper Coverage of the 2010-2014 Drought – SEATAG at SWAAG 2016

October 19, 2016 admin 0

Alex Shaffer’s work on use KHCoder to analyze over 3000 articles and letters to the editor from 12 newspapers in the South Central Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley will be presented at the Southwest American Association of Geographers (SWAAG) meeting in Denton, Texas. His poster uses a dataset of newspaper […]