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Lunch & Learn: Bottom-up social data collection with allourideas.org and Matthew Salganik

In this week’s Lunch ‘n Learn, Matthew Salganik, an Assistant Professor in Princeton’s Department of Sociology, presented some recent research that has resulted in the creation of an open-source polling site called AllOurIdeas.org
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Lunch & Learn: Computing at Princeton: Short observations and tall stories

Few people know that Princeton University’s association with computers and computing predates the ENIAC. Jon goes back to the days of John von Neumann, Oswald Veblen, Alan Turing, John Tukey, and winds his way forward through the memorable days of … Continue reading

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A faculty guide to ETC services at Princeton

Academic Services at Princeton: how can we help you?
Do you need some advice on how to use an interesting new technology in your course? Do you have a teaching or research project that could benefit from IT?
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ETC Blog Gets a Facelift

Welcome to the new ETC blog! Most of the writing and all of the keywording (is that a word?) are mine. The photography is Lorene Lavora’s. But this latest incarnation of this blog owes its look and feel and remarkable functionality to … Continue reading

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Lunch & Learn: The New Blackboard 9: Finding Your Way

Ten years ago, Princeton adopted Blackboard as its course management system. During the past decade, the system has moved from serving a handful of courses to every course. What was an occasional convenience has become an integral part of the … Continue reading

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