Experimental visualizations of availability status for Electronic Theses and Dissertations

When I visited Cape Town, South Africa this year for the exchange program between the libraries at Virginia Tech and Cape Peninsula University of Technology, I was inspired by three projects related to statistics and visualization:

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In Remembrance of Ebony Morgan

I met Ebony Morgan three weeks ago on June 11, 2017 – a Sunday. We were traveling on the Smart Way Connector bus from the Amtrak train station in Lynchburg, Virginia to the civic center in Roanoke. I remember Ebony in particular because, though there were many passengers on the bus that evening traveling to Roanoke and Blacksburg, we were the only passengers seated in the very back of the bus. We interacted.

Yesterday, I saw the tragic news that Ebony had been killed. I am saddened and compelled to remember her.

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