History 297: 19th-Century Urban Chinese Death Ritual Literature Review

Thoughts Regarding Oral Presentations

Prompt 5: What are your thoughts and feelings about oral presentations? How do you prepare for oral presentations, and what are lessons you’ve learned from good presentations you’ve seen? Do you have any tips for others? Generally, I consider myself a fan of oral presentations and have no qualms about speaking in front of an audience. I… Read More Thoughts Regarding Oral Presentations

History 297: 19th-Century Urban Chinese Death Ritual Literature Review

Thoughts Regarding Scholarly Databases

Prompt 4: What academic databases do you find most helpful in your research? Challenging? Why? Strengths and weaknesses? Which ones do you think you should explore further? Throughout my past three semesters at Mary Washington, I have gained a greater understanding on how to navigate and properly utilize online databases. Currently, my favorite database for… Read More Thoughts Regarding Scholarly Databases