Date & Time
Feb
27
Tuesday, Feb 27, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Location
Online
Information Session

Join Duke SciPol online on Tuesday Feb. 27 to learn more about the Duke University Science Policy Summer Institute!

The writing-intensive 4-week curriculum at Duke University will give participants a grounding in how to read, write, and understand science policy. Participants will write and publish policy briefs, draft proposed legislation, and meet with members of the North Carolina...

Date & Time
Mar
01
Thursday, Mar 01, 2018 - 8:00 am to Friday, Mar 02, 2018 - 4:30 pm
Location
Conferences

The 5th Annual Summit will bring together attendees and speakers from business, government, agriculture and academia to explore key issues in clean tech with keynotes, discussions, workshops, mentoring and networking to foster leadership and growth in the Southeast’s clean tech industry. 

Date & Time
Mar
01
Thursday, Mar 01, 2018 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Location
Environment Hall, 2nd floor Art Gallery

The Nicholas School African Environment Initiative will host Bako Ambianda (Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Labacorp Group). He will discuss his experiences with off grid and large-scale solar projects in Africa, including his involvement with Akon Lighting Africa. Mr. Ambianda ...

Date & Time
Mar
02
Friday, Mar 02, 2018 - 11:30 am to 1:15 pm
Location
French Family Science Center 2237

Join the Chemistry Department for a talk led by Professor Ignacio Franco (University of Rochester, Department of Chemistry and Physics). He will discuss his team's theoretical and computational work that aims to bring theory closer to experiment in molecular...

Date & Time
Mar
05
Monday, Mar 05, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Location
Carr 229

Kate Brown (University of Maryland Baltimore County) will give a talk on the Chernobyl disaster at the History Department Colloquium. She is a highly-respected scholar of Eastern Europe whose research agenda includes environmental questions. She is the author of the book Plutopia (2013), which compares the...