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Crisis at the WTO and the Future of Trade Dispute Resolution

October 19, 2018

The future of international trade rests on the future of trade dispute resolution, argued the Jeffrey and Bettysue Hughes Professor of Law Rachel Brewster, Ph.D. yesterday, Oct. 18 at a congressional briefing on Capitol Hill. In detailing the World Trade Read More...

The Defense Innovation Board and the Ethics of A.I.

October 17, 2018

Current debates around artificial intelligence promise much but define little. This past Wednesday, Oct. 10, the Defense Innovation Board held an open hearing on the best, most ethical way to incorporate AI into the battle space and into Department of Read More...


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#Congratulations to @DukeU Prof. of #biology Sheila Patek on being asked to deliver the 2018 @NSF distinguished bio…

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