Projects and Courses

Using Digital Repositories to Teach DH and Caribbean Studies

Dr. Schuyler Esprit (University of the West Indies, Antigua and Barbuda)

Project Goals

  • To develop academic methodologies that incorporate research, technology, and community work.
  • To build an internship program that gives students experience with formal DH academic research, programming and coding, and creating projects that contribute to online repositories, K-12 content, and social change in local communities.

Outcomes & Deliverables

  • Students in the Create Caribbean internship program at Dominica State College build professional skills and collaborations, and contribute to digital research projects across many disciplines.
  • A redesign of the Caribbean classroom and Caribbean Studies pedagogy.


Presentation slides

Schuyler’s slides from the 2019 institute

Create Caribbean

Create Caribbean Research Institute website

Digital projects

Developed by Create Caribbean staff and interns