Research

Redistricting and American Democracy

Join scholars, practitioners, and advocates virtually to take stock of the current legal and political landscape, preview the upcoming redistricting process in North Carolina and elsewhere, and discuss the path forward for redistricting reforms. This conference is an opportunity for Duke students, alumni, and other participants to get engaged in the fight for fairer maps in North Carolina and beyond.

From Anthropology to Business: Alternative Pathways Beyond the Academy A Conversation with Mackenzie Cramblitt and Christopher Daley

Cultural Anthropology presents

From Anthropology to Business: Alternative Pathways Beyond the Academy
A Conversation with Mackenzie Cramblitt and Christopher Daley

Monday, September 20, 2021
1:30pm

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https://duke.zoom.us/j/92289109832
Meeting ID: 922 8910 9832

Mackenzie Cramblit is a management consultant with a focus on organizational culture and change topics. She received her PhD in Cultural Anthropology from Duke University in 2018

Lattice Light Sheet Microscopy

ALIS and LMCF are presenting a free virtual seminar series about current optical imaging techniques offered and/or developed at the two facilities. The series consists of seminars about the techniques and their applications, broadcasts of a walk-through for an actual imaging experiment, and hands-on workshops, where you can bring a sample.

As of now the seminars are held virtually via Zoom. They are free, but registration is required (you only need to register once and the link you receive via email is valid for all events).

Light Sheet Imaging

ALIS and LMCF are presenting a free virtual seminar series about current optical imaging techniques offered and/or developed at the two facilities. The series consists of seminars about the techniques and their applications, broadcasts of a walk-through for an actual imaging experiment, and hands-on workshops, where you can bring a sample.

As of now the seminars are held virtually via Zoom. They are free, but registration is required (you only need to register once and the link you receive via email is valid for all events).

Data Dialogue: Analyzing Racial Equity and Bias of Federal Judges through Inferred Sentencing Records

The US public has a constitutional right to access criminal
trial proceedings. In practice, it is difficult to exercise this right
as well as to quantitatively study federal sentencing disparities. We
have assembled a public database of criminal sentence decisions made in
federal district courts called JUSTFAIR: Judicial System Transparency
through Federal Archive Inferred Records. This large-scale database
links information about defendants with information about their federal
crimes and sentences, and, crucially, with the identity of the

Data Dialogue: NRG Home Data Science and Analytics

Friday, September 3, 2021
12:00 p.m.
To join please click: https://duke.zoom.us/j/99086728659
Speaker: David Decker
Title: NRG Home Data Science and Analytics
Bio: Dave Decker is the Director of Data Science and Analytics for NRG Home, where he leads a team of about 30 data scientists and software engineers with a focus on marketing and customer experience for retail electricity and adjacent home services.

Weekly Office Hours: LabArchives Electronic Lab Notebook

Do you want to learn more about LabArchives electronic lab notebook? Join the LabArchives Office Hours hosted by ASIST every Wednesday, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.

Whether you've never signed in to the notebook or just have a quick question about it, you are most welcome to stop by.

Simply fill out this quick Qualtrics survey to receive the Zoom link: http://duke.is/z8HQDx

Data Dialogue: NRG Home Data Science and Analytics

Friday, September 3, 2021
11:00 a.m.
To join please click: https://duke.zoom.us/j/99086728659
Speaker: David Decker
Title: NRG Home Data Science and Analytics
Bio: Dave Decker is the Director of Data Science and Analytics for NRG Home, where he leads a team of about 30 data scientists and software engineers with a focus on marketing and customer experience for retail electricity and adjacent home services.

Innovation Inside Haier: Driving Innovation From Within

Chinese firms like Haier are reinventing and innovating their business models, their corporate cultures, and themselves, becoming global competitors who increasingly offer knowledge rather than cheap labour in their quest to join the ranks of the "world's best" companies. This presentation by Dr. William Fischer (Senior Lecturer of Operations Management, MIT Sloan School of Management) offers a profile of one of China's most ambitious competitors-the world's largest manufacturer of home appliances.

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