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Rescheduled: Building a Career in Entrepreneurship and Medical Device Research with Fannie Mitchell Expert in Residence Dr. Chris Cheng '98 [Registration Required]

Come hear from a Duke alumnus who has built a career in research and entrepreneurship in the medical device industry!Dr. Christopher Cheng earned his undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering and Electrical & Computer Engineering at Duke. He then received his Master's and Ph.D. in Biomechanics at Stanford University. Dr. Cheng is currently CEO of Koli, Inc., an early-stage medical device company developing a definitive percutaneous solution to gallstone disease. Dr.

Tech Expo 2015 - Call for Proposals Now Open (Due Feb. 24th)

This is the announcement you've been waiting for! As IT people, we connect staff to information and to each other, empower them to work to their potential, and inspire them to achieve more than they ever have before. And Tech Expo is the place where we connect with other IT people, empower ourselves to improve our service offerings, and inspire each other to reach new heights.

METABODY -- Embodied media as response to global surveillance culture

Metabody is a European project that attempts to redefine the body in Media in less simplistic ways than is usual in current information technologies, thus counteracting technology s increasing tendency to dampen differences by reducing bodies and movements to prescribed forms in current surveillance culture. Our proposal is a reversal of cybernetics that highlights the indeterminacy of embodied expressions as a key factor for a sustainable society. This foregrounds the need for a new ethics, which we may call metamedia and biomedia ethics.

OIT Training Learn IT @ Lunch - iPhoneography - The Basics of Shooting and Editing Photos with your iPhone

This hands on session will include: basic instructions and tips on using the iPhones native camera, a discussion of some of Michael s favorite apps for taking and editing photos, including Camera+ and Snapseed and a short photo walk to capture some images for editing. Participants are encouraged to bring their own device to the session and to consider downloading the Camera+ and Snapseed apps beforehand. Learn IT @ Lunch is designed to be an opportunity to learn about technology in a relaxed lunch environment. Each session includes a presentation followed by Q & A.

What's New in Sakai

There have been several new features added to Sakai this year. Come learn about enabling peer review in the assignment tool, the new media center (Warpwire), and improvements to the Lessons tool. We will showcase some sites using Sakai in innovative ways.

OIT Training Learn IT @ Lunch - Getting the most out of Box

Join us for this session to learn how you can effectively use Box from daily tasks to ongoing projects to information collection. See how Box can also work within other environments such as Microsoft Office and WordPress. Also, learn some tips for managing your data as you add more content into Box. Learn IT @ Lunch is designed to be an opportunity to learn about technology in a relaxed lunch environment. Each session includes a presentation followed by Q & A. No pre-registration is required. Seating is available on a first come, first served basis. NOTE: Lunch is not provided.

OIT Training Learn IT @ Lunch - Publishing Video to Duke Classes & Groups Using Warpwire

The next generation DukeStream publishing platform is here, and it's called Warpwire. This easy-to-use web based service allows you to upload a video or image from your computer or smart phone (up to 10GB per item) and then share that item - or the whole collection it belongs to - with just about any combination of NetID-based users and groups using simple links and/or embed code. Warpwire now includes a plugin for Sakai that makes publishing media there even more simple, and there are plans to create one for Wordpress as well.

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