CIT Open Office Hours

CIT Events Test - Wed, 2017-04-05 14:00
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.

SSRI~ Workshop: Using NVivo 11 for Qualitative Analysis of Text in the Windows Environment

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Tue, 2017-04-04 18:00
Tue, Apr 04, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
SSRI-Gross Hall 230E
This workshop will introduce researchers to the basics of NVivo 11 Pro for Windows, a qualitative data analysis software. Participants will learn strategies for analyzing text-based data in NVivo, such as transcribed interviews and focus groups, documents, and literature. Topics will include how to import data, create nodes and code, tips for formatting transcriptions, and basic queries and visualizations. Although Mac users are welcome to attend, this workshop will not address using NVivo in the Mac environment -- we hope to schedule a Mac-centered workshop in the future. Registration required; please click "more information" to access the registration form.

East Campus Open Office Hours

CIT Events Test - Tue, 2017-04-04 18:00
Lilly Library Computer Lab
East 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.

PlayPosit Open Office Hours

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Mon, 2017-04-03 19:00
Bostock 023 Training Room
West Campus

CIT will be available to discuss course design and use of PlayPosit.  REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

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PlayPosit Open Office Hours

CIT Events Test - Mon, 2017-04-03 19:00
Bostock 023 Training Room
West Campus

CIT will be available to discuss course design and use of PlayPosit.  REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

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PlayPosit New User Training

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Mon, 2017-04-03 18:00
Bostock 023 Training Room
West Campus

Interested in learning more about Duke's new in-video engagement and assessment tool PlayPosit? Stop by Bostock 023 from 2:00-3:00 to find out. For more information on how PlayPosit is used by other faculty at Duke, visit https://cit.duke.edu/blog/2017/01/playposit/.

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PlayPosit New User Training

CIT Events Test - Mon, 2017-04-03 18:00
Bostock 023 Training Room
West Campus

Interested in learning more about Duke's new in-video engagement and assessment tool PlayPosit? Stop by Bostock 023 from 2:00-3:00 to find out. For more information on how PlayPosit is used by other faculty at Duke, visit https://cit.duke.edu/blog/2017/01/playposit/.

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Munch & Mull digital scholarship discussion group

Bostock 121 (Murthy Digital Studio)
West Campus
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From Fake News to Clickbait: Teaching Students to Evaluate Online Information

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Mon, 2017-04-03 16:00
Perkins 217
West Campus

A recent Stanford study concluded that most students lack the critical skills to evaluate different kinds of online information. In this hands-on workshop, we will discuss recent research about students’ online reasoning skills, identify specific skill gaps among Duke students, and suggest lessons and activities that can be incorporated into the classroom. Topics covered: Ideas for integrating content related to the evaluation of news, social media, websites, and Wikipedia in the higher ed classroom. 

This workshop is part of the Graduate School's Teaching Ideas series. Please bring a device or laptop to session. Lunch will be provided. **Please register here ***

Presenters:

  • Susan Thananopavarn, Ph.D., Associate Director of Outreach, Lecturing Fellow in the Thompson Writing Program, Duke University
  • Hannah Rozear, Linda Daniel, and Jennifer Willis, Research & Instructional Services Librarians, Duke University

 

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Munch & Mull digital scholarship discussion group

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Mon, 2017-04-03 16:00
Bostock 121 (Murthy Digital Studio)
West Campus
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A History of Photography (in 90 minutes)

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Fri, 2017-03-31 18:00
Rubenstein 150
West Campus

A crash course in the history of photography from daguerreotypes to digital files. Participants will learn about photographic technology, formats, artists, and movements through the Rubenstein  Library’s extensive collection of photographs. The workshop will be taught by Lisa McCarty, Curator of the Rubenstein Library’s Archive of Documentary Arts.

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History of Photography Workshop

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Fri, 2017-03-31 18:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus

Use the Rubenstein Library's extensive collection of photographs to learn about the history of photography. Taught by Lisa McCarty, Curator of the Archive of Documentary Arts at the Rubenstein Library. 

This workshop will be held in Rubenstein Library Room 150. 

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Edible Book Festival

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Fri, 2017-03-31 17:00
Perkins 217
West Campus

Welcome to the annual Edible Book Festival sponsored by the Duke University Libraries Center for Instructional Technology. The International Edible Book Festival is on or about April 1st every year. Since 1999, bookbinders and bibliophiles have been creating books made of edible materials for everyone to enjoy. Please stop by Perkins 217 anytime between 1:00 and 3:00 to view the edible art and vote for you favorites. This is also a book drive for Book Harvest.

To submit a entry:

  • Deliver your entry to Perkins 217 no later than 12:00 PM on March 31, 2017 if you wish to compete
  • We have one rule only: Make edible art that has something to do with books as shapes or content.
  • Visit the international website for inspiration.
  • Questions? Email Kim Manturuk. kim.manturuk@duke.edu


Our festivities include:


    •    Edible Book Festival entries
    •    Voting on favorite entries
    •    Prizes for the winner of each category
    •    Donation drive to collect gently-used children's books for Book Harvest.


Prize categories:


    •    Best In Show
    •    Best Student Entry (K-college)
    •    Least Edible
    •    Most Edible
    •    Punniest
 

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VFF: Digital Visualizations of an Early Modern Portrait of Venice

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Fri, 2017-03-31 16:00
Fri, Mar 31, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
LSRC D106
The Visualization Friday Forum seminar series is a forum for faculty, staff and students from across the university (and beyond Duke) to share their research involving the development and/or application of visualization methodologies. Our goal is to build an interdisciplinary community of visualization experts whose combined knowledge can facilitate research and promote innovation. Anyone is welcome to attend. (Note: this presentation will not have a live stream or a recording.)

3D Mapping with ArcGIS Pro and Cesium: A Cutting Edge Web-Delivered 3D Globe

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Fri, 2017-03-31 13:30
Fri, Mar 31, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
None
A discussion around adding the Z to digital humanities mapping/HGIS projects: * Ed Triplett, CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow / Future Lecturing Fellow AAHVS on "Historical Mapping in Three and Four Dimensions: Obstacles and Opportunities" * Todd Smith, Product Manager for Cesium on "An open-source JavaScript library for world-class 3D globes and maps" ___ Cesium, open formats and the future of streaming 3D geospatial over the web. http://www.cesiumjs.org

Working with large data (DataFest Workshop Series)

Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

Instructor: Colin Rundel - Duke StatSci 
Description: This session will demonstrate tips and tools for working with large data. Some background in R is recommended. If you are not familiar with R, make sure to first attend the first R workshop in the series.

Interested in learning more about DataFest @ Duke?  https://www2.stat.duke.edu/datafest/

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Working with large data

Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

Instructor: Colin Rundel - Duke StatSci 
Description: This session will demonstrate tips and tools for working with large data. Some background in R is recommended. If you are not familiar with R, make sure to first attend the first R workshop in the series.

Interested in learning more about DataFest @ Duke?  https://www2.stat.duke.edu/datafest/

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Working with large data (DataFest Workshop Series)

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-03-30 22:00
Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

Instructor: Colin Rundel - Duke StatSci 
Description: This session will demonstrate tips and tools for working with large data. Some background in R is recommended. If you are not familiar with R, make sure to first attend the first R workshop in the series.

Interested in learning more about DataFest @ Duke?  https://www2.stat.duke.edu/datafest/

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Working with large data

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-03-30 22:00
Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

Instructor: Colin Rundel - Duke StatSci 
Description: This session will demonstrate tips and tools for working with large data. Some background in R is recommended. If you are not familiar with R, make sure to first attend the first R workshop in the series.

Interested in learning more about DataFest @ Duke?  https://www2.stat.duke.edu/datafest/

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Dissecting Humanities GIS Projects: Cross-Sections, Guts and A Good Story

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-03-30 20:30
Thu, Mar 30, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
None
What have other universities accomplished with spatial methods in the humanities? What do we have at our disposal at Duke to accomplish different kinds of spatial projects? How do we jump the gap between desktop GIS and Web-GIS? What are the unique features that we need as humanists that software designers don't prioritize? A lecture and discussion led by Ed Triplett CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow and future Lecturing Fellow in Art, Art History and Visual Studies & Brian Norberg Digital Humanities Technology Analyst, Trinity College of Arts and Sciences Technology Services, Duke University