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Screen/Society--Rights! Camera! Action!--"Granito: How to Nail a Dictator" w/ dir. Pamela Yates & producer Paco de Onís

Library News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 00:00
"Granito: How to Nail a Dictator" / (Pamela Yates, 2011, 103 min, the US, Guatemala, Spain, in Spanish and English with English subtitles, Color, DVD)/ "Granito" is a story of destinies joined by Guatemala's past, and how a documentary film intertwined with a nation's turbulent history emerges as an active player in the present. In Granito our characters sift for clues buried in archives of mind and place and historical memory, seeking to uncover a narrative that could unlock the past and settle

Instant Replay: Game 1 Under Coach 1K

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 22:03
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A look back at the footage of Coach K’s first game (and first win) at Duke

Instant Replay: Game 1 Under Coach 1K

Blogs Featured Posts - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 22:03
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A look back at the footage of Coach K’s first game (and first win) at Duke

Designing a Great Course

Library News - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 20:00
Thu, Jan 22, 2015: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) How can you keep your course focused on the learning goals you have for your students? How can you ensure that your students are effectively engaged with your course material, and learning to apply it in relevant and discipline-appropriate ways? This working session will focus on creating course learning goals, designi

CIT Office Hours

Library News - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 18:00
Thu, Jan 22, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availa

Places & Spaces: Mapping Science - Screening of Humanexus

Library News - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 17:00
Dr. Katy Börner will host a screening of her semi-documentary animated film, Humanexus, over lunchtime on Thursday, January 22. The film, approximately 13 minutes long, follows the evolution of human communication from the Stone Age to today and beyond. Dr. Börner will lead a discussion after the screening. Lunch will be provided.

Prospects for Accountability in Latin America

Library News - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 17:00
This will include speakers Kate Doyle, Jo Marie Burt and Diane Nelson. Free lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to emily.stewart@duke.edu by Wednesday, January 21st at 12 p.m. Kate Doyle is a Senior Analyst of U.S. policy in Latin America at the National Security Archive. She directs several major research projects, including the Guatemala Project, which collects declassified U.S. and Guatemalan government documents on the countries' shared history from 1954, and the Evidence Project, connectin

Honoring John Hope Franklin’s Legacy

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 15:52
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Duke to pay tribute to historian John Hope Franklin on his centennial

Honoring John Hope Franklin’s Legacy

Blogs Featured Posts - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 15:52
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Duke to pay tribute to historian John Hope Franklin on his centennial

Catching lightning in a bottle : how Merrill Lynch revolutionized the financial world

Endeca Noteworthy Last Month - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 00:00

Author: Smith, Winthrop H., Jr., author.
Published: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, [2014].

Currently held at: DUKE

The long process of development : building markets and states in pre-industrial England, Spain, and their colonies

Endeca Duke Authors 3 Months - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 00:00

Author: Hough, Jerry F., 1935- author.
Published: New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Currently held at: DUKE

Suzanne Davis gets a life

Endeca Noteworthy Last Month - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 00:00

Author: Cohen, Paula Marantz, 1953-
Published: Philadelphia : Paul Dry Books, 2014.

Currently held at: DUKE

The things we don't do

Endeca Noteworthy Last Month - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 00:00

Author: Neuman, Andrés, 1977- author.
Published: London : Pushkin, 2014.

Currently held at: DUKE

Places & Spaces: Mapping Science - Opening Keynote and Reception

Library News - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 21:00
Dr. Katy Börner, curator of the Places & Spaces: Mapping Science exhibit, will give a keynote address to celebrate the opening of the exhibit at Duke. The exhibit, a collection of 100 visualizations showing the beauty and diversity of research results and processes, will be hosted at Duke between January and April, 2015. Maps are hanging in three spaces on campus: the Edge in Bostock Library, the 2nd floor of Bay 11 in Smith Warehouse, and the 3rd floor of Gross Hall. A reception following Dr. B

Places & Spaces: Mapping Science -- Duke Opening

Edge + Digital Scholarship Events - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 21:00
Wed, Jan 21, 2015: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Edge: Lounge

Dr. Katy Börner, curator of the Places & Spaces: Mapping Science exhibit, will give a keynote address to celebrate the opening of the exhibit at Duke. The exhibit, a collection of 100 visualizations showing the beauty and diversity of research results and processes, will be hosted at Duke between January and April, 2015. Maps will hang in several spaces on campus, including the Edge. A reception following Dr. Börner's keynote will encourage exploration of the maps and conversations that cross disciplinary boundaries.


Places & Spaces: Mapping Science -- Duke Opening

Edge Events - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 21:00
Wed, Jan 21, 2015: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Edge: Lounge

Dr. Katy Börner, curator of the Places & Spaces: Mapping Science exhibit, will give a keynote address to celebrate the opening of the exhibit at Duke. The exhibit, a collection of 100 visualizations showing the beauty and diversity of research results and processes, will be hosted at Duke between January and April, 2015. Maps will hang in several spaces on campus, including the Edge. A reception following Dr. Börner's keynote will encourage exploration of the maps and conversations that cross disciplinary boundaries.


S-1 Lab / Manifest Data Project

Edge + Digital Scholarship Events - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 20:00
Wed, Jan 21, 2015: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Edge: Workshop Room

Twenty-first century digitally networked systems demonstrate a human-technology coupling that is not adjacent but contingent. The S-1 (Speculative Sensation) Lab's Manifest Data project translates digital data into physical sculpture to show that, far from straightforward or entirely distinct, the systemic connections between users and the digital network are deeply interdependent.


S-1 Lab / Manifest Data Project

Library News - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 20:00
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OIT's Learn IT @ Lunch series: Using Video to Promote Your Service

Edge + Digital Scholarship Events - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 17:00
Wed, Jan 21, 2015: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Edge: Workshop Room

Presentation by Steve Tobak, Senior Manager, Media Technologies (OIT). If a picture is worth a thousand words, video is worth a million! OIT Media Technologies offers several software and service solutions to help you promote and educate your customers on your service offerings. From recording, to editing to publishing, you'll be surprised at how simple it is to add video to your marketing and training plan. We'll discuss DukeCapture (Panopto), DukeStream (Publishing) the MPS Studio & Lab using tools such as QuickTime and Camtasia as well as ways to leverage pre-made videos such as those from lynda.com.

The Learn IT @ Lunch series runs during the fall and spring academic semesters. It is designed to be an opportunity to learn about technology in a relaxed lunch environment.

  • Each session includes a presentation followed by a Q&A period.
  • All Duke students, staff and faculty are welcome to participate.
  • No pre-registration is required for our Learn IT @ Lunch series.
  • Seating is available on a first come, first served basis.
  • Lunch is not provided. Feel free to bring a brown bag lunch.
For more information, visit: http://oit.duke.edu/comp-print/training/learn_it_lunch/.

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