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"Pay It Forward" screening and discussion

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 22:00
Join us on Tuesday evening for a screening & discussion of "Pay It Forward," the drama from 2000 about the impact that a single school assignment has on a child from troubled home and his community. Tuesday, April 14 at 6:00pm The Edge @ Bostock Library With Pizza and Free T-Shirts!

2015 Student Data Visualization Contest Reception

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 18:00
For the last three years, Data and Visualization Services in the Duke University Libraries has sponsored a student data visualization contest to encourage students to preserve the hard work that goes into the visualizations they complete for courses or research projects. This year, the first, second, and third place winners of the visualization contest will be honored at a reception on Friday, April 10, in the Data and Visualization Lab in the Edge (on the 1st floor of Bostock Library). The re

2015 Student Data Visualization Contest Reception

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 18:00
Fri, Apr 10, 2015: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Edge: Data and Visualization Lab For the last three years, Data and Visualization Services in the Duke University Libraries has sponsored a student data visualization contest to encourage students to preserve the hard work that goes into the visualizations they complete for courses

Active Learning Roundtable

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 18:00
Fri, Apr 10, 2015: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) The CIT’s Active Learning Roundtable is an ongoing opportunity for Duke faculty to meet and share ideas. Every three weeks, faculty from around the university are invited to bring ideas and examples of what works in their classroom. We will focus on a range of topics including brief activities suc

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

Digital Art History in the Making

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 20:00
Wed, Apr 8, 2015: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Edge: Digital Studio The Wired! Lab explores through teaching and research initiatives the potential of digital visualization technologies for the study of Art and Architecture. In this presentation, students and faculty affiliated with the lab will present on two research projects currently in progress: The Kingdom of Sicily Database

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

SSRI~ Workshop: Best Practices in Qualitative Data Analysis

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 18:30
What coding strategies can help you make the most of your qualitative research? And, how do coding strategies limit or enhance the possibilities for representation of findings from qualitative research? In this workshop, students will learn some of the most useful approaches to analyzing qualitative data and acquire skills in representing qualitative data in reports, papers, and articles. By the end of the workshop, students will be able to identify different kinds of coding strategies, and u

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

"Ivory Tower" screening and discussion

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 22:00
Join us on on Tuesday for a screening and discussion of the 2014 documentary ¿Ivory Tower". This acclaimed documentary from last year is about the reasons behind the current state of higher education, from fast-increasing tuitions to the tension between on-campus and online learning. Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v-Fj5wivD8M 6:00pm on Tuesday, April 7 Edge Workshop Room, Bostock Library, Duke University Bring your friends! With Free Pizza and T-shirt giveaway!

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

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