Academic Information Technology Services is pleased to announce a Software Carpentry workshop on data management with R.This upcoming workshop is a hands-on, two-day event that covers the core skills needed to be productive in a small research team. Short tutorials alternate with practical exercises, and all instruction is done via live coding. Led by a certified Software and Data Carpentry instructor, this workshop is tailored to the needs of Colby students, staff, and faculty.


Dates: June 25 and 26, 2019
Time: 9-5
Location: Davis 201

Note: Space is limited to 35 participants

REGISTER by June 18th, 2019

*Please complete this pre-workshop survey*

Workshop objectives include:

  • Reducing the barrier to entry into programming, data management, and analysis
  • Imparting skills for continued learning and engagement
  • Supporting a forum for continuous learning to enable and enhance data-driven research in diverse disciplines
  • Creating a strong community of scholars
  • Empowering innovative and effective research

Instructors: Jacob Fosso Tande, Manny Gimond

Helpers: Randy Downer, Alex Lelchuk, Jeff Earickson

Event support: Ellen Freeman

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Questions? Contact email [email protected] for more information.