Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Strategies for raising money panel

Duke entrepreneurship education series

Jed Carlson
Doug Eisner
Jesse Lipson
Matt Kane

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Duke Startup Challenge - packed house

Semi-finalists

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Duke Startup Challenge - packed house

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Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

David Samuel speaks at Program for Entrepreneurs duke

Fwd: Futurity Today: February 10, 2010

I like how Duke's contribution to Futurity has to do with basketball.

Howie

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U.K. public leery of military action with U.S.

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Seven in 10 respondents to a recent survey in the U.K. were opposed to military action as partners of the United States. However, a similar number felt such action would be acceptable if it were part of a United Nations operation, and just over two-thirds agreed with joining engagements led by NATO. (Courtesy: University of Leeds)

U. LEEDS (UK)—The majority of the British public prefer military coalitions and are opposed to taking military action either alone or alongside the USA and its partners, according to a major [...]

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Hoop fans hang on to happy memories

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Struggling to find a way to measure a person's brain while subjecting them to powerful emotions, Duke University scientists hit on the idea of using basketball fans who live and die with each three-pointer. Using game film gives researchers a way to see the brain deal with powerful, rapid-fire positive and negative emotions, without creating any ethical concerns. (Courtesy: Duke)

DUKE (US)—In a novel study that used historical tape of a thrilling overtime basketball game between Duke and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, brain [...]

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Waves of electrons on the verge

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On the brink of the metal-insulator transition, the electrons in a manganese-doped gallium arsenide semiconductor are distributed across the surface of the material in complex, fractal-like patterns. In this image, the fractal-like probability map of electrons is superimposed on the atomic crystal structure of the material, imaged at the same time. (Credit: Roushan/Yazdani Research Group)

PRINCETON (US)—For the first time, scientists have observed electrons in a semiconductor on the brink of transitioning from a metal to an insulator—a phenomenon shrouded in mystery despite decades of examination. Caught in [...]

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Fighting viruses with physics

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Pictured above is a 3-D reconstruction of bacteriophage lambda with (left) and without (right) DNA. Many viruses, whether they infect bacteria, plants or animals, are adept at packing long stretches of nucleic acid (DNA or RNA) within their nanometer-sized protein shells. Researchers are studying the thermal energy released when DNA is being shot out of the virus. (Courtesy: Carnegie Mellon University)

CARNEGIE MELLON (US)—The energy associated with the expulsion of viral DNA has been measured for the first time in what is believed to be a pivotal [...]

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Caterpillars 'lost' in space without gravity

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Without ordinary gravity, the caterpillars chose unpredictable surfaces for pupation and then curled into tight "C" shapes with the head of the caterpillar brought close to the abdomen, rather than assuming the normal "J" shape. The microgravity environment appeared to influence the insects increasingly as their development progressed. (Credit: Jim Lovett/Monarch Watch)

U. KANSAS (US)—A recent trip into low-Earth orbit has shown just how much monarch butterflies depend on gravity. A trio of caterpillars from the University of Kansas spent more than 25 days at the [...]

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Howie Rhee, MBA
Managing Director, Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
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Learn more about Entrepreneurship at Duke - www.EntrepreneurshipAtDuke.com
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Twitter: @EshipAtDuke

Friday, February 05, 2010

How the Cisco Telepresence looked to the panelists - view of the students


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Howie Rhee, MBA
Managing Director, Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
Office A236
919-617-1123 mobile

Learn more about Entrepreneurship at Duke - www.EntrepreneurshipAtDuke.com
and read our Duke Entrepreneurship Manual - www.dukeven.com.
Twitter: @EshipAtDuke

Cisco telepresence at Fuqua and Duke

CEO Master Class - Duke's Fuqua School of Business

First time using Cisco Telepresence in a University

Simultaneously in

  • Durham, NC
  • San Jose, CA
  • Delhi, India

John Doerr - Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers

John Chambers - Cisco

Blair Shephard

Four students all in Delhi

Various guests including Dick Brodhead, Peter Lange, Deans of most of the schools.

An amazing session.


Cisco telepresence at Fuqua and duke. Very cool

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CEO Master Class - Duke's Fuqua School of Business

First time using Cisco Telepresence in a University

Simultaneously in

  • Durham, NC
  • San Jose, CA
  • Delhi, India

John Doerr - Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers

John Chambers - Cisco

Blair Shephard

Four students all in Delhi

Various guests including Dick Brodhead, Peter Lange, Deans of most of the schools.

An amazing session.