Brooks Hefner, Associate Professor of English, was awarded a $50,904 Digital Humanities Advancement Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities in early August. In collaboration with Ed Timke, lecturer of Media Studies at UC Berkeley, Dr. Hefner plans to apply the funding to his project, Circulating American Magazines. The project will create online tools that make circulation data on American magazines, which held historical significance between 1868 and 1972, more accessible. Read more