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News and Announcements

2019-05-01. Red Hen Lab wins 19 slots for Google Summer of Code 2019. Fifth time in a row!

2018-04-10. Red Hen Lab wins 14 slots for Google Summer of Code 2018. Fourth time in a row!

2018-01-24. See the video introduction to Red Hen Lab at the National Academies of Science.

2017-05-31. Join the harvesting of chat data and do your own Red Hen project with SoMe Lab's Telegram bot "@FlyOnTheWall_Bot" (see screen shot below). Read more here: Get your fly on the wall!

2017-04-17. Red Hen at the window in Osnabrück, preparing for the ICMC2017 conference 9-11 June 2017.

2016-11-23. Red Hen on the Road

2016-06-24. Red Hen Planning Session, Punta Secca, Sicily. The table is set:

2016-04-13. Red Hen has been allotted 6 slots by Google for student coders in Google Summer of Code 2016.

2016-02-29. Red Hen wins another Google Summer of Code grant. Students, Apply! Propose a project. Code the summer away. Achieve ultimate glory. And get a nice paycheck! See the Ideas Page.

2016-02-22: Red Hens Cristóbal Pagán Cánovas and Inés Olza win a Spanish Excelencia Grant for fundamental research on TIME expressions in language and gesture, using Red Hen data and Red Hen tools. In 2015, the Region of Murcia awarded Red Hen Javier Valenzuela a grant for the same project.

2015-11-29: How insane is that? Red Hen now has an entirely automated, networked station capturing 2 hours of data per day running on a Raspberry Pi 2 B, which costs fewer than $40, is as long and as wide as a credit card, and weighs not even one-tenth of a pound.

2015-10-12: See our fabulous Summer of Code 2015 report.

2015-03-02. Red Hen Lab wins Google grant for Google Summer of Code 2015! See the Ideas Page.

2015-01-29. Red Hen co-PI wins Anneliese Meier Research Prize from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, carrying five years of research support.


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