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Can you Wordle?

The most noticeable words on this picture are Bucknell, students, diverse, learning, intellectual, programs, and liberal. Some subordinate words are deep, future, unique, and virtue. In terms of the mission statement, I believe Bucknell puts an enormous emphasis on the … Continue reading

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How We Do Things With Wordle

A lot of the dominant words in Bucknell’s mission statement are Bucknell, intellectual, learning, and students as shown above in the Wordle. Other words like size and virtue are less abundant. This visual represents that Bucknell puts a lot of … Continue reading

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Trends in Words

                What really stands out to me about this Wordle is the sort of balance between Residential and Intellectual life. They seem to be two of the larger parts of life at Bucknell, … Continue reading

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Wordle

The Wordle of Bucknell shows that “Bucknell” is the most used word.  To me, this says that Bucknell is very unique.  “Students, Diverse, and Residential” are all used frequently as well.  This shows the reader what Bucknell is all about. … Continue reading

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Language Deconstruction

A Word Cloud is a tool used in digital humanities to reveal the prevalence of certain words within a text. This tool is often used, in conjunction with other methods to demonstrate the significance of specific words in relation to … Continue reading

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See What I Have

After I made this word cloud, I was not surprised that words like “Bucknell”, “student”, “liberal” and “art” are bigger which also means appear more often than the other words. So I think if I really want to find what … Continue reading

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Language Games

About three days before I headed off to Bucknell, my grandmother hesitantly asked me, “What is the name of your school again?”. She then followed up that insulting, but honest question, by asking about the location of the school and … Continue reading

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Language Games

In making the Wordle, the most commonly used words were Bucknell, students, and learning. Some other terms that were slightly smaller were intellectual, liberal, and diverse. This visual gives the impression that Bucknell values it’s students and there education. The … Continue reading

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The Dominance of Words

Wordle’s are interesting visuals that show the usage of words. The bigger the word in the image represents more usage. To the right is a wordle made of Bucknell University’s mission statement. In Bucknell’s Mission Statement, some of the most … Continue reading

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Language Game Wordle & Ngram

The above picture is the Wordle created from the Bucknell Mission Statement. Apparently, the most common word is “students” (if “Bucknell” does not count). Besides “Bucknell” and “students”, the following subdominant words are “intellectual”, “residential”, ”diverse”, “learning”, ”liberal”, “program” and … Continue reading

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