Rollins College

M2545 was a Visiting Scholar at Rollins College in 2016-17, focusing on urbanization in Florida and the southern United States in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and on Cuba-Florida connections. In her time as Visiting Scholar, she created or improved dozens of timeline articles about cities in Cuba and the southern United States, created 116 articles, and improved about 100 others in the focus topic areas. She also uploaded almost 600 relevant images to Wikimedia Commons.

Highlights: Timeline of Havana, list of Cuban-American writers, timeline of Macon, Georgia, list of newspapers in Texas.

Read M2545’s reflections about her VS experience here.