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How to Judge an AI Art Competition

Monday, March 25 2019

Judges for Duke's first +DataScience AI for Art Competition looked for pieces that were both pleasing and technically competent.


Plus Programs at Duke University

Monday, March 25 2019

The success of the Data+ program over the last few years has inspired other initiatives and departments at Duke to start their own “+” programs, providing students the opportunity to delve more deeply into research topics in their disciplines and with other disciplines in the university.


L'Oréal Honors Mathematician Ingrid Daubechies for Her Contributions to the STEM Field

Wednesday, March 20 2019

Duke Professor of Mathematics Ingrid Daubechies was named the North American Laureate for the L’Oréal-UNESCO International Award For Women in Science.


These Works of Art Were Created by Artificial Intelligence

Wednesday, March 20 2019

The Rubenstein Arts Center will showcase Duke’s first A.I. art contest, in which contestants collaborated with machines, on Wednesday, March 20 from 6 to 8 p.m.


Pi Day at Duke: An Interesting Chance to Talk about Math

Friday, March 15 2019

For Duke mathematics professors, Pi Day presents a unique opportunity to talk about math and share their favorite elements of pi.


Pratt Engineering Student Wins at Basketball Tic Tac Toe in Cameron Stadium!

Wednesday, March 6 2019

During the basketball game on Tuesday March 5, 2019, between Duke and Wake Forest, Engineering and Information Initiative student Greg Spell won the basketball tic tac toe competition, playing against another audience member in the stadium. Watch Greg hustle his way to the win in this short video below!

 

 


Barros, Tarokh Elected Members of the National Academy of Engineering

Friday, February 8 2019

Ana Barros, the Edmund T. Pratt Jr. School Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Vahid Tarokh, the Rhodes Family Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, have been named members of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE).


2019 Data+/Code+/Computer Science Info Fair

Tuesday, January 22 2019

On January 17, 2019, the largest Data+ Information Fair yet was held in the Ahmadieh Atrium of Gross Hall. In addition to over 30 Data+ projects, the Rhodes Information Initiative and Data+ also hosted the Code+ and Computer Science Summer research programs at the Information Fair, drawing in 350+ Duke undergraduates from many different disciplines to learn more about these summer research opportunities at Duke.


Duke Honored for Durham Research Partnerships through Bass Connections and Data+ Programs

Sunday, January 6 2019

At the Durham Crisis Intervention Team Awards Banquet on Dec. 7, Nicole Schramm-Sapyta was named Volunteer of the Year, and Data+ and Bass Connections in Brain & Society were named Community Partner Agency of the Year.

 

 


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