Advisory: National Press Club luncheon

Media only:  Fleur Paysour  (202) 633-4761 paysourf@si.edu What:  National Press Club luncheon with Lonnie Bunch III Date:  Thursday, September 21, 2017 – 12:30pm When:  Thusday, Sept. 21 12:30 p.m.:     Luncheon  1 p.m.:            Remarks followed by Q&A   Where:  National Press Club Ballroom, 13th floor, National Press Building  …

Advisory: Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History collects objects from Grammy Award-winner Bobby Rush

Media only:  Laura Duff  (202) 633-3129 duffl@si.edu Michael Garlid  (202) 633-3129 garlidm@si.edu What:  Musician Bobby Rush will donate objects related to his 50-year career as an internationally recognized blues singer-songwriter from the American south. Date:  Friday, September 15, 2017 – 6:30pm When:  Tuesday Sept. 19  6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Where:  Smithsonian’s National …

3 Steps to Writing Better Documentation

Good documentation is hard to write. If you’re shaking your head in disagreement, then you’re either part of the minority that’s expertly written dozens of impeccable documentation, or your documentation really isn’t as good as you think it is. Good documentation is hard to write because it’s not just about …

How an open source tool is helping hurricane victims

After Hurricane Harvey recently ripped through the Houston area, causing catastrophic flooding and devastation, the Stephen F. Austin Community Health Network (SFA) responded quickly by leveraging open source technology to reach out to patients and victims of the crisis in areas of Texas that are virtually inaccessible. read more