Learn IT @ Lunch Seminar Series

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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.

Fall 2015 Seminar Schedule

September

Topic: Teaching & Learning with Virtual Reality:  
Learn About It & Experience It!

Panelists: Elizabeth Evans (DDI), Hannah Jacobs (Wired! Lab & Art, Art History & Visual Studies), Mark McCahill (OIT), Mark McGill (OIT), Regis Kopper (DiVE), Todd Berreth (Visualization & Interactive Systems), Chris Lorch (CIT)

Date: Wednesday, September 9
Time: noon - 1:15 p.m. (NOTE: Extended session time with optional hands on session to follow 1:15-2:00 p.m)
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

The DiVE will have a special Open House from 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Topic: Store it, Share it: File Collaboration and Storage at Duke
Presenters: Matt Royal (OIT Collaborative Services) and Craig Barber (DHTS Information Security)

Date: Wednesday, September 23
Time: noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

October

Topic: 7 things IT security experts do to stay safe online 
Presenters: John Straffin and Phillip Batton - IT Security Office

Date: Wednesday, October 7
Time: noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

Topic: Identity theft: Reduce your risk, protect yourself
Presenter: John Straffin - IT Security Office

Date: Wednesday, October 21
Time: noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

November

Topic: User Experience Design
Presenter: Julie Grundy, Information Architect - Duke Web Services

Date: Wednesday, November 4
Time: noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

Stay connected

Vist our WordPress site http://sites.duke.edu/training/ to stay up to date with upcoming sessions and followup materials and/or recordings from past sessions.

Parking Information

Seminar participants are responsible for their own parking. We do not validate parking or provide free spaces.  All questions regarding parking on Duke campus should be directed to Duke Parking & Transportation Services Phone: (919) 684-PARK (7275). OIT cannot assume responsibility for any parking violations/parking tickets.