Category: announcements

CURVE Hosts Tableau Day on Friday, September 26th

Tableau DayFind out how to easily create visual dashboards that can help you find new ways to view and interpret your data, using Tableau. This hands-on event, sponsored by CURVE at the University Library, the Center for Instructional Innovation, and Decision Support Services takes place from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 26, 2014 at CURVE in Library South.

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CURVE Celebrates Grand Opening

The ribbon cutting

On Wednesday, September 10th, CURVE kicked-off its official start with a ribbon cutting event.  The ceremony featured:

Opening remarks by

  • President Mark Becker
  • James Weyhenmeyer, VP for Research and Economic Development
  • Tammy Sugarman, Interim Dean of Libraries
  • Bryan Sinclair, Associate Dean for Public Services

Music by Paul Fischer
Research presentations by 19 faculty members, students, and staff.

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CURVE is Open!

After over a year of planning and months of construction, CURVE is finally a reality and is open to all students, faculty, and staff!

The space went from media stacks to an amazing technology-rich research space.

Transformation from media stacks to CURVE

Transformation from media stacks to CURVE
Transformation from media stacks to CURVE

CURVE’s centerpiece technology, the interactWall, is a touch enabled, 24-foot-wide video wall designed for collaborative visual and data-rich research projects. Seven additional collaborative workstations, including an advanced 4K Workstation, feature high-powered PCs and Mac Pros that allow users to work with and manipulate large images and datasets. Each workstation is equipped with a large display that can accommodate up to six people, allowing multiple groups to work together on a research problem.

Stop by and see what CURVE has to offer!