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Intro to R (DataFest Workshop Series)

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 22:00
Mon, Mar 16, 2015: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM See event description

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 17:00
Thu, Mar 12, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availa

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 14:00
Wed, Mar 11, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avai

Using WordPress in Your Course

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 20:00
Thu, Mar 5, 2015: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) Whether you are an intermediate or beginning user of WordPress, come discover new ideas for teaching with Duke's online blogging tool, Sites@Duke (WordPress). Topics in the session include use of tags and categories for organization, when and why to use posts or pages, how to allow students to create projects through subsites,

CIT Office Hours

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 18:00
Thu, Mar 5, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availab

DVS Workshop: Historical GIS

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 15:00
Thu, Mar 5, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) This class will show some ways that ArcGIS can be used for the analysis and visuali

The Activists' Playbook: From SNCC to Selma to the New Civil Rights Movement

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 00:00
Panel discussion with Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) veterans Judy Richardson and Charlie Cobb, local activist Cynthia Brown, and two young Durham activists. The event will celebrate the formal launch of the "One Person, One Vote" website (onevotesncc.org), which tells the story of how SNCC's commitment to community organizing forged a movement for voting rights made up of thousands of local people. A reception will follow. Free and open to the public.

Digital Dickens Notes: Form and Formation

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 21:00
Wed, Mar 4, 2015: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Edge: Digital Studio Dr. Anna Gibson (Duquesne University) will describe how her Digital Dickens Notes Project hopes to create an interactive and fluid edition of Charles Dickens’s working notes for his novels that can demonstrate and facilitate a mode of reading serial novel form with attention to process—to formation. The project is in its early stages of

CIT Office Hours

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 15:00
Wed, Mar 4, 2015: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be avail

Making North Carolina Competitive in the Global Economy

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 23:00
What does it mean to ¿Think Globally, Act Locally¿ when it comes to education here in Durham and across North Carolina? Professor Gary Gereffi will discuss the research his Bass Connections team is doing to study how we should be developing the workforce of the future, and how you can join the project.

SSRI~ Workshop:Data and Study Documentation

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 19:00
This workshop offers an overview of the elements of data documentation, from a research project's inception to the dissemination and archiving of data. Effective data management is a key element in the success of almost any social science research project, and maintaining thorough, detailed documentation is a vital part of the data management process. The workshop will examine the types of information that should be documented, the different forms documentation can take, and the varying and diff

Zotero workshop

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 15:00
Tue, Mar 3, 2015: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 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, p

Judy Woodruff with Camille Jackson on Women in Media

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 23:00
Join the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture for an evening with award-winning journalist Judy Woodruff, WC '68, who recently donated her papers to the Bingham Center. Woodruff is the co-anchor and managing editor of the PBS NewsHour. She has been reporting U.S. political news for more than three decades at CNN, NBC, and PBS. She is a founding co-chair of the International Women's Media Foundation, an organization dedicated to promoting and encouraging women in communication in

Active Learning Roundtable

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 19:00
Fri, Feb 27, 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, 02/26/2015 - 18:00
Thu, Feb 26, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availa

A Revisionist View of the Semmelweis Story

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 20:00
Constance Putnam, Ph.D., is a medical history researcher and writer. She has spent several years reviewing the story of Ignaz Semmelweis, a nineteenth-century Hungarian physician and leading proponent of antisepsis. Problematizing a story that many historians think they know is a complex and special challenge, though there is evidence that Semmelweis was more than the ¿hand-washing guy.¿ He had a very full, though brief, career as part of a vital and impressive medical community ¿ a part of the

SSRI~ Workshop: Applications in NVivo

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 19:00
This workshop is the second of a two-part sequence presenting the methods and tools of qualitative research. This section of the workshop will offer participants hands-on training in the creation, generation, and analyses of codes and memos in NVivo. Participants are encouraged to bring their own data for analysis to the workshop if possible. This workshop builds on an introduction to qualitative data collection held 1/28 and is also immediately preceded (on the same day) by an overview of th

DVS Workshop: Analysis with R

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 18:15
Explore the basics of the R programming language for statistics and graphing in this introductory workshop. This hands on workshop covers the basics of getting help, loading, managing, graphing, and analyzing data in R. No previous experience with R is required. Course materials will be available before the class for workshop participants.

DVS Workshop: Analysis with R

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 18:15
Wed, Feb 25, 2015: 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Explore the basics of the R programming language for statistics and graphing in this introductory workshop. This hands on workshop covers the basics of getting help, loading, managing, graphing, and analyzing data in R. No previous experience with R is required. Course materials will be available before the class for workshop partic

SSRI~ Workshop: Qualitative Analysis

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 18:00
This workshop is the first of a two-part sequence presenting the methods and tools of qualitative research. This section of the workshop will guide participants through a brief review and discussion of qualitative data collection methods, coding strategies and logics. It builds on an introduction to qualitative data collection held 1/28 and will be immediately followed (on the same day) by a hands-on training in the creation, generation, and analyses of codes and memos using NVivo software.

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