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    Vanderbilt introduces Generative AI Seed Grant

    New Generative AI Seed Grant, sponsored by the Office of the Vice Provost for Research and Innovation, to promote research in large language models like ChatGPT, will offer faculty up to $20,000 in funding for innovative projects. Applications are open until Nov. 8; an interdisciplinary board will review submissions and provide funding recommendations by fall 2023’s end. Read More

    Sep 28, 2023

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    Unlock the full power of AI with Vanderbilt’s second free ChatGPT online course

    Take your AI skills to the next level with Vanderbilt's latest free ChatGPT online course taught by Jules White, associate dean for strategic learning programs and professor of computer science. Read More

    Sep 13, 2023

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    Vanderbilt University empowers staff with generative AI

    The guidelines aim to help staff understand the possibilities and be familiar with best practices when using AI tools.   Read More

    Aug 30, 2023

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    ‘Introduction to ChatGPT and Prompt Engineering’ virtual workshop is July 27

    Faculty and staff are invited to learn about ChatGPT and its computational capabilities that can be used in teaching, research and personal productivity. This workshop will provide an initial overview of “prompt engineering,” which is the discipline of crafting the statements that are sent to ChatGPT. Read More

    Jul 18, 2023

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    ‘ChatGPT and the Future of Education’ virtual workshop is Aug. 2

    This workshop will explore the educational impacts of ChatGPT and its computational capabilities. A significant emphasis will be placed on understanding how to design assignments that account for ChatGPT, innovative ways of using ChatGPT for teaching and communicating about appropriate usage with students. Read More

    Jul 18, 2023

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    Vanderbilt launches free online ChatGPT course, shaping the future of AI education

    Prompt engineering, the process of crafting high-quality inputs to generate high-quality outputs, is an increasingly vital skill as large language models like ChatGPT rise in popularity. Vanderbilt’s Prompt Engineering for ChatGPT course teaches learners the most effective patterns and approaches to writing inputs for the large language model. Read More

    May 24, 2023

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    Data Science Institute hosts AI tools for the classroom information session

    Faculty interested in leveraging the latest developments in large language models to enhance their teaching are invited to apply for free assistance from the Data Science for Social Good Fellows. An information session, “Using ChatGPT in Teaching: Generative AI and Prompt Engineering for Education,” will be on Tuesday, April 25, at 4 p.m.; faculty, staff and students are invited to attend. Read More

    Apr 5, 2023

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    Learn more about chatbots at a free student-organized AI conference April 8

    An upcoming free conference on emerging technologies will focus on artificial intelligence and feature talks by top experts from, CGI, and Vandersall Collective, among others. The event is open to the public and offers raffle prizes and networking opportunities. Read More

    Mar 30, 2023

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    ‘Understanding ChatGPT’ info session Feb. 20

    ChatGPT marks a groundbreaking step forward in artificial intelligence. Beyond the impressive technology, the program is generating controversy and conversation about its impact on academia. Vanderbilt’s Data Science Institute will host a lunchtime information session, “Understanding ChatGPT,” from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 20, in Alumni Hall, Room 202. Read More

    Feb 6, 2023