It’s the beginning of the end…..of free lunches :(

Hello All,

I write to you from my station at the NAACP National Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. First and foremost I would like to say that hell hath no fury like the Vegas heat. It is extremely hot here at all times. But besides that I am enjoying every minute of the convention and of my internship.

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Whooah, we’re half way there Livin’ on a prayer

How would you like your data? Learning how to best present citizen feedback data back to the “crowd”

Note: A version of this post will appear on AidData’s blog, The First Tranche.

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This summer has taught me a lot about becoming a better researcher.

This summer I modified my methodology and while it took a long time to do so, it was worthwhile.  It’s better to delay and do things the right way than to stick with something easy that will give you less than accurate results.


With a limited amount of time left in the summer, I had a decision to make.

What aspect of my project can I reasonably start processing now?

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