word-cloud-1984-squareData in Social Context is a new academic program at Virginia Tech at the intersection of humanities inquiry, social science methods, computational thinking, and data analysis. In spring 2017, the first course in this new academic program, Introduction to Data in Social Context, was taught through the Department of History. More information about the spring 2017 course is available here. Presentation for Big Data Science workshop is here. Appalachian Trail Counties and Cities in Virginia poster session is linked here.