Events

We are thrilled to announce that general registration for SN&H ’24 is now open! The workshop will be held May 14-17 on Duke’s campus in Durham NC and we are now accepting applications for SN&H ’24 Fellowships.
Date
5/14/2024
Time
9:00am - 5:00pm
DUPRI will be hosting a workshop, Multilevel Modeling in R, on May 3. This 4-hour training will cover the basics of running multilevel models in R, including specification and syntax, interpretation and displaying of results, and model checking and comparison. Some prior experience using R is recommended.
Date
5/03/2024
Time
9:00am - 1:00pm
The Center for Child and Family Policy invites you to the Sulzberger Distinguished Lecture featuring Ronald Dahl, director of the Institute of Human Development at the University of California, Berkeley.
Date
3/19/2024
Time
3:00pm
Venue
Sanford 223, Rhodes Conference Room
We are delighted to announce the upcoming NIA-funded workshop "Leveraging Existing Data and Analytic Methods For Health Disparities Research Related to Aging and Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias," scheduled to take place on March 11-12, 2024 at JB Duke Hotel, Durham. Registration is now open.
Date
3/11/2024
Time
8:00am - 5:00pm
Venue
JB Duke Hotel
DUPRI will be hosting a virtual workshop, “Working with Big Data, SQL, and Cloud Computing using R,” on February 27. This 2-hour training provides an introduction to working with remote structured databases, performing SQL queries, and accessing and using cloud computing services like Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud Compute Engine. The training will focus specifically on the R programming language. Some prior experience using R is recommended.
Date
2/27/2024
Time
10:00am - 11:00pm
Venue
Zoom
Please join us for an insightful conversation, "Has COVID-19 Affected Americans' Views of China and Chinese Views of the U.S.?" Our keynote speaker, Yu Xie, is the Bert G. Kerstetter '66 University Professor of Sociology at Princeton University, with a scholarly focus on social stratification, demography, statistical methods, Chinese studies, and sociology of science. Professor Xie is also a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Academia Sinica and the National Academy of Sciences. Opening remarks will be provided by M. Giovanna Merli, Professor of Public Policy and Global Health and Director of the Duke University Population Research Institute. Shitong Qiao, Professor of Law and Ken Young-Gak Yun and Jinah Park Yun Research Scholar at Duke University School of Law, will facilitate the dialogue. This event is co-sponsored by Chinalab@DukeLaw, Office for Faculty Advancement, Duke University Population Research Institute, Duke Sanford School of Public Policy, and Duke Asian/Pacific Studies Institute. A reception will follow. For more information, please contact zhang@law.duke.edu.
Date
1/25/2024
Time
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Venue
Sanford 223, Rhodes Conference Room
DUPRI will be hosting a workshop, Text Analysis Using R, on December 1. This 4-hour training provides an introduction to computational text analysis using R. It covers data import and formatting, cleaning and prepping documents, data visualization, exploratory analysis, basic network analysis, and topic modeling. Some prior experience using R is recommended.
Date
12/01/2023
Time
9:00am - 1:00pm
Venue
Gross Hall, Room 230C
DUPRI will be hosting a workshop, Collecting Web-Based Data Using R, on November 17. This 4-hour training provides an introduction to collecting web-based data using R. It covers making HTTP requests, web scraping, working with structured or scraped web data, interacting with APIs, and obtaining open data. Some prior experience using R is recommended.
Date
11/17/2023
Time
9:00am - 1:00pm
Venue
Gross Hall, Room 230C
DUPRI will be hosting an Introduction to R virtual workshop. This 4-hour training (one morning and one afternoon session) will introduce you to the R programming language for statistical computing. The class is suitable for beginners who have never used R and is geared toward users of Stata/SAS/SPSS.
Date
10/24/2023
Time
10:00am - 2:30pm
Venue
Zoom
The Center for Child and Family Policy invites you to the Sulzberger Distinguished Lecture featuring Kathryn Edin, William Church Osborn Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs at Princeton University, and Timothy Nelson, lecturer in the Department of Sociology at Princeton.
Date
10/19/2023
Time
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Venue
Sanford Building, Rhodes Conference Room