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CIT Office Hours

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 17:00
Thu, Apr 9, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availab

Zotero workshop

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 19:00
Wed, Apr 8, 2015: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Zotero is a citation management tool that allows you to capture, save, organize and format bibliographies from citations. In this workshop you will be set up with a free, web-based account and shown how to capture, organize and maintain your collection of research citations. If you have a laptop, ple

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 14:00
Wed, Apr 8, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avail

SSRI~ Workshop: SAS for Data Management Session 4

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 18:00
This workshop offers an overview of the SAS programming language, focusing on data management activities. Session 1 is a general overview of SAS with a focus on major SAS components (Program Editor, Log and Output), core concepts of SAS programming (DATA and PROC), and issues of importing/exporting, reading, and writing SAS datasets. Session 2 focuses on data modification, including variable creation and variable recoding, as well as adding to and subsettting from particular datasets. Key SAS

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 04/02/2015 - 17:00
Thu, Apr 2, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availab

EdgeFest

Thu, 04/02/2015 - 04:00
Join the #artstigators, Spoon University-Duke, The Bite, and Duke University Libraries for the first-ever EdgeFest! Featuring FREE FOOD from Durham's hot spots including Juju, Monuts, Pie Pushers, NOSH Durham, Mad Hatter's Cafe and Bake Shop, Pompieri Pizza, Toast & The Cupcake Bar! STOP BY for mocktails, music and live entertainment from Poetry Fox, Inside Joke #BusStopGuy, Duke University Improv, cup stacking champ, a capella and more! WHAT IS EDGEFEST? Starting at 9:00 a.m., the walls of The

Learning how to Collaboratively Build a Documentary Website

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 20:00
Wed, Apr 1, 2015: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Edge: Digital Studio Project manager, Karlyn Forner, and students from the One Person, One Vote (OPOV) project team will discuss how they collectively developed a workflow during the building the recently launched website, One Person, One Vote: The Legacy of SNCC and the Fight for Voting Rights

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 14:00
Wed, Apr 1, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avail

Rethinking Appalachia: Technology, Education, and Rural Entrepreneurship

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 22:00
Join us on Tuesday for a panel discussion with former North Carolina governor Bev Perdue about solving the long standing issues of educational opportunity and entrepreneurship in non-urban areas such as Appalachia.

"The Secret Game" Reading, Reception, and Book Signing

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 20:00
Join historian and Duke alum Scott Ellsworth as he reads from his new book, "The Secret Game: A Wartime Story of Courage, Change, and Basketball's Lost Triumph." The true story of a forgotten interracial basketball game between Duke University and North Carolina Central University in 1943, Ellsworth has uncovered a rich and fascinating portrait of Durham--and of athletics in America. Mike Krzyzewski says, "'The Secret Game' is a triumphant look at how basketball has broken down barriers, and hel

SSRI~ Workshop: SAS for Data Management Session 3

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 18:00
This workshop offers an overview of the SAS programming language, focusing on data management activities. Session 1 is a general overview of SAS with a focus on major SAS components (Program Editor, Log and Output), core concepts of SAS programming (DATA and PROC), and issues of importing/exporting, reading, and writing SAS datasets. Session 2 focuses on data modification, including variable creation and variable recoding, as well as adding to and subsettting from particular datasets. Key SAS

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 17:00
Thu, Mar 26, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availa

Is the International Community Abandoning the Fight Against Impunity?

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 22:00
David Tolbert was appointed president of ICTJ in March of 2010. Previously he served as registrar (assistant secretary-general) of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon and prior to that was assistant secretary-general and special expert to the United Nations secretary-general on United Nations Assistance to the Khmer Rouge Trials. From 2004 to 2008 Mr. Tolbert served as deputy chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY). In addition Mr. Tolbert taught in

"Is the International Community Abandoning the Fight Against Impunity?"

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 22:00
David Tolbert was appointed president of ICTJ in March of 2010. Previously he served as registrar (assistant secretary-general) of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon and prior to that was assistant secretary-general and special expert to the United Nations secretary-general on United Nations Assistance to the Khmer Rouge Trials. From 2004 to 2008 Mr. Tolbert served as deputy chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY). In addition Mr. Tolbert taught in

DEVONthink Workshop

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 20:00
Wed, Mar 25, 2015: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Edge: Digital Studio DEVONthink is a powerful research, writing, teaching, and resource curation tool used widely by scholars and professionals from a range of disciplines (journalism, anthropology, history, religion, and others). In this workshop, you'll get an overview of DEVONthink's key concepts and structure, and insight from an experienced user into how it can be used to conduct

Building the NULab: An open conversation on shaping digital curriculum and research for students

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 18:00
Wed, Mar 25, 2015: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Edge: Digital Studio Ryan Cordell leads this open conversation about building a structured, interdisciplinary graduate curriculum around digital scholarship. Ryan's experience stems most immediately from his role as a Core Founding Faculty Member of the NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks, http://nulab.neu.edu. Examples from Ryan's work at the NULab

Women at Duke Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 14:00
Please join us for an opportunity to learn how to edit Wikipedia articles, learn more about the rich history of women at Duke University, and then put that knowledge into action by creating and editing entries that document the lives and contributions of women alumnae, faculty, staff, and community members. This event is part of a worldwide movement to increase the percentage of women editors and woman-focused articles within Wikipedia. Bring your laptop if you can, and create an account in adva

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 14:00
Wed, Mar 25, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avai

Promoting Success in Elementary Schools for Latino Learners

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 22:00
Come hear Prof. Babinski discuss the work of her Bass Connections team and its interdisciplinary approach to improve academic success for Latino English Learners by including experts in educational psychology, literacy development, Latino cultural wealth, and models for collaboration in schools.

Scholarly Publishing in the Humanities: New Models of Access, Governance, and Sustainability

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 19:30
Through the economic and structural reconfiguration made possible by the Internet, the potential for new modes of publishing scholarship have emerged. However, there has also been much alarm in the humanities disciplines, in particular, at the proposed changes to economic models that could underwrite transitions to new models of publishing, such as open access. In this talk, Dr. Martin Paul Eve, author of "Open Access and the Humanities" (Cambridge University Press, 2014), will explore the conte

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