SIUE’s “Digital East St. Louis” inspires local students to explore city’s history and culture

SIUE’s “Digital East St. Louis” inspires local students to explore city’s history and culture

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Students from East St. Louis are documenting the culture and history of their hometown, while gaining valuable knowledge and computer skills, by participating in Southern Illinois University Edwardsville's Digital East St. Louis program. Now in its third year, the program continues to incorporate new interactive projects for the students, with the underlying goal of inspiring a love for STEM through creative digital humanities content.