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The Naked Truth: Advertising's Image of Women

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2016-09-15 19:30
Thu, Sep 15, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153
Feminist activist and advertising critic Jean Kilbourne's pioneering work has helped develop and popularize the study of gender representations in advertising. Her presentation will show if and how the image of women has changed over the past 20 years and powerfully illustrates how these images affect us all. She is the creator of the renowned "Killing Us Softly: Advertising's Image of Women" film series and the author of the award-winning book "Can't Buy My Love: How Advertising Changes the Way We Think and Feel." This event is part of the Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History's 25th anniversary lecture series focusing on women in advertising, and is co-sponsored by the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture. Jean Kilbourne's papers are held by these two centers, which are part of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

The Naked Truth: Jean Kilbourne on Advertising’s Image of Women

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2016-09-15 19:30
Rubenstein 153 (Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room)
West Campus

Feminist activist and advertising critic Jean Kilbourne’s pioneering work has helped develop and popularize the study of gender representations in advertising. Her presentation will show if and how the image of women has changed over the past 20 years and powerfully illustrates how these images affect us all. She is the creator of the renowned Killing Us Softly: Advertising’s Image of Women film series and the author of the award-winning book Can’t Buy My Love: How Advertising Changes the Way We Think and Feel.

This event is part of the Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History’s 25th anniversary lecture series focusing on women in advertising, and is generously co-sponsored by the Sallie Bingham Center for Women’s History and Culture. Jean Kilbourne’s papers are held by these two centers, which are part of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

Save the date: Jean Kilbourne Lecture

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2016-09-15 19:30
Rubenstein 153 (Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room)
West Campus

As part of the Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising, and Marketing History's 25th anniversary celebration, the Sallie Bingham Center is co-sponsoring a program with noted feminist anti-advertising activist, Dr. Jean Kilbourne. More details forthcoming. 

Marriage Equality Activist Jim Obergefell, Sept. 23

Blogs Featured Posts (non-pipes) - Thu, 2016-09-15 19:02
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Lead plaintiff in the Supreme Court case that legalized same-sex marriage to speak at Duke

Marriage Equality Activist Jim Obergefell, Sept. 23

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Thu, 2016-09-15 19:02
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Lead plaintiff in the Supreme Court case that legalized same-sex marriage to speak at Duke

A Delicate Balance: Understanding the Four Humors

Blogs Featured Posts (non-pipes) - Thu, 2016-09-15 19:00
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Check out the exhibit in the Trent History of Medicine Room

A Delicate Balance: Understanding the Four Humors

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Thu, 2016-09-15 19:00
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Check out the exhibit in the Trent History of Medicine Room

CIT Open Office Hours

CIT Events Test - Thu, 2016-09-15 17:00
Bostock 024
West Campus

Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discussion board? CIT consultants are available to discuss course design and instructional technology.  Come by to ask questions about active learning in class or how to think about teaching a new course. We can also answer questions about using Sakai, WordPress, and other Duke supported instructional technologies for teaching and learning. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

High-throughput prediction of finite-temperature properties using the quasi-harmonic approximation

Scopus Query (for science portal) - Thu, 2016-09-15 11:03
Author(s):Nath, P. | Plata, J.J. | Usanmaz, D. | Al Rahal Al Orabi, R. | Fornari, M. | Nardelli, M.B. | Toher, C. | Curtarolo, S.<br>Publication year: 2016<br>Journal / Book title: Computational Materials Science<br><br>Access <a href="http://www.scopus.com/results/results.url?sort=plf-f&src=s&nlo=1&nlr=20&nls=&affilName=duke&sid=50C4CC75DD91BE54EF957326B03AC936.WeLimyRvBMk2ky9SFKc8Q%3a330&sot=afnl&sdt=cl&cluster=scopubyr%2c%222016%22%2ct%2c%222015%22%2ct%2bscosubtype%2c%22ar%22%2ct%2c%22ip%22%2ct%2c%22re%22%2ct%2c%22ch%22%2ct%2bscosubjabbr%2c%22ARTS%22%2cf%2c%22ECON%22%2cf%2c%22BUSI%22%2cf&sl=207&s=%28AF-ID%28%22Duke+University%22+60008724%29+OR+AF-ID%28%22P.M.+Gross+Chemical+Laboratory%22+60019814%29+OR+AF-ID%28%22Duke+University+Marine+Laboratory%22+60020096%29+OR+AF-ID%28%22Duke+Institute+for+Genome+Sciences+%26+Policy%22+60076653%29%29&origin=rssreader">all results</a> for your search in Scopus<br>

Network sampling coverage II: The effect of non-random missing data on network measurement

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Author(s):Smith, J.A. | Moody, J. | Morgan, J.H.<br>Publication year: 2017<br>Journal / Book title: Social Networks<br><br>Access <a href="http://www.scopus.com/results/results.url?sort=plf-f&src=s&nlo=1&nlr=20&nls=&affilName=duke&sid=50C4CC75DD91BE54EF957326B03AC936.WeLimyRvBMk2ky9SFKc8Q%3a330&sot=afnl&sdt=cl&cluster=scopubyr%2c%222016%22%2ct%2c%222015%22%2ct%2bscosubtype%2c%22ar%22%2ct%2c%22ip%22%2ct%2c%22re%22%2ct%2c%22ch%22%2ct%2bscosubjabbr%2c%22ARTS%22%2cf%2c%22ECON%22%2cf%2c%22BUSI%22%2cf&sl=207&s=%28AF-ID%28%22Duke+University%22+60008724%29+OR+AF-ID%28%22P.M.+Gross+Chemical+Laboratory%22+60019814%29+OR+AF-ID%28%22Duke+University+Marine+Laboratory%22+60020096%29+OR+AF-ID%28%22Duke+Institute+for+Genome+Sciences+%26+Policy%22+60076653%29%29&origin=rssreader">all results</a> for your search in Scopus<br>

Meet Information Technology Services: Enterprise Services & Portfolio Management

Bitstreams - Thu, 2016-09-15 11:00

Information Technology Services Duke University Libraries Meet our staff Enterprise Services & Portfolio Management The Enterprise Services  team handles software development for the Duke University Libraries.  We support a variety of technology initiatives including the library website, the Digital Collections, the Duke Digital Repository, and much more. ____________________________________________________ Name:  Ginny Boyer Position: Head of Enterprise Services … Continue reading Meet Information Technology Services: Enterprise Services & Portfolio Management

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Meet Information Technology Services: Core Services

Bitstreams - Thu, 2016-09-15 11:00

bostock-030Information Technology Services Duke University Libraries Meet our staff Core Services Core Services manages much of the day-to-day operations for staff, student, and patron computing within Duke University Libraries. We’re responsible for workstation support and management, AV and public scanning, system and application administration, project management, and management of our Integrated Library System. Our staff also act as liaisons … Continue reading Meet Information Technology Services: Core Services

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Meet Information Technology Services: Data and Visualization Services

Bitstreams - Thu, 2016-09-15 11:00

Information Technology Services Duke University Libraries Meet our staff Data and Visualization Services   Analyze, discover, manage, map, and visualize your data with Duke Libraries Data and Visualization Services.  Our team of six consultants and three interns provides a broad range of support in areas ranging from data analysis, data visualization, geographic information systems, financial … Continue reading Meet Information Technology Services: Data and Visualization Services

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Meet Information Technology Services: Digital Production Initiatives

Bitstreams - Thu, 2016-09-15 11:00

Information Technology Services Duke University Libraries Meet our staff Digital Production Initiatives    DPI works with partners in the library to develop and maintain web services. We also provide oversight, digitization services, and development for the library’s digital collections program. ____________________________________________________ Name: Will Sexton Position: Head of Digital Production Initiatives Years at Duke: 13 What I do … Continue reading Meet Information Technology Services: Digital Production Initiatives

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Meet Information Technology Services: Tim McGeary

Bitstreams - Thu, 2016-09-15 10:30

Name:  Tim McGeary Position: AUL for IT Services Years at Duke: 2 years   What I do at Duke: I lead the ITS organization and participate in the Executive Group for the Libraries. In any given day, I spend my time keeping up with the business of ITS to manage priorities and resources, take time … Continue reading Meet Information Technology Services: Tim McGeary

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SSRI~ Workshop: Planning Research and Collecting Data

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2016-09-14 18:00
Wed, Sep 14, 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
SSRI-Gross Hall 230E
This workshop is designed for researchers who are planning to collect original data and considering how to select one or more methods for doing so. The workshop begins with a review of effective and clear research question formulation and proceeds to a discussion of the advantages and opportunities, as well as limitations of various data collection methods (and associated analytic techniques), including survey research, in-depth interviewing, focus groups, and text analysis. In addition, the workshop will attend to logistical and theoretical considerations in implementing each of these research approaches. The workshop itself will conclude at 1:30, with a half-hour allowed after that time for Q&A. Registration required; please click "more information" to access the registration form.

Introduction to ArcGIS (DVS Workshop Series)

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2016-09-14 17:00
Bostock 023 Training Room
West Campus

Do you want to find out how geographic information (GIS) software can aid your research?  This class will provide an overview of how ArcGIS software can help you analyze or visualize digital data that has a locational component, as well as discuss ways for managing your GIS project.  Examples will focus on social science “feature” or “vector” data, but attendees are encouraged to ask questions regarding their own needs and will be welcome to make one-on-one appointments later for more focused instruction. Questions? askdata@duke.edu

Assessments in Sakai 11

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2016-09-14 17:00
Bostock 023 Training Room
West Campus

Come to this workshop to learn how to use Tests & Quizzes and the Gradebook in Sakai 11.  The session will cover using the new Gradebook interface, navigating the redesigned settings area for Tests & Quizzes in addition to a new question type and delivery options for assessments.

DVS Workshop: Introduction to ArcGIS

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2016-09-14 17:00
Wed, Sep 14, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Bostock Library 023(Library Classroom)
Do you want to find out how geographic information (GIS) software can aid your research? This class will provide an overview of how ArcGIS software can help you analyze or visualize digital data that has a locational component, as well as discuss ways for managing your GIS project. Examples will focus on social science "feature" or "vector" data, but attendees are encouraged to ask questions regarding their own needs and will be welcome to make one-on-one appointments later for more focused instruction.

Assessments in Sakai 11

CIT Events Test - Wed, 2016-09-14 17:00
Bostock 023 Training Room
West Campus

Come to this workshop to learn how to use Tests & Quizzes and the Gradebook in Sakai 11.  The session will cover using the new Gradebook interface, navigating the redesigned settings area for Tests & Quizzes in addition to a new question type and delivery options for assessments.

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