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Building a Community of Social Scientists with Big Data Skills: The ICOS Big Data Summer Camp

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As the use of data science techniques continues to grow across disciplines, a group of University of Michigan researchers are working to build a community of social scientists with skills…

Video, slides available: “Advanced Research Computing at Michigan, An Overview,” Brock Palen, ARC-TS

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Video (http://myumi.ch/aAG7x) and slides (http://myumi.ch/aV7kz) are now available from Advanced Research Computing – Technology Services (ARC-TS) Associate Director Brock Palen’s presentation “Advanced Research Computing at Michigan, An Overview.” Palen gave…

MIDAS awards first round of challenge funding in transportation and learning analytics

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Four research projects — two each in transportation and learning analytics — have been awarded funding in the first round of the Michigan Institute for Data Science Challenge Initiatives program….

New on-campus data-science and computational research services available

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Researchers across campus now have access to several new services to help them navigate the new tools and methodologies emerging for data-intensive and computational research. As part of the U-M…

August 9 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

U-M telecast of XSEDE Big Data workshop

XSEDE and the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center are presenting a one day Big Data workshop. This workshop will focus on topics such as Hadoop and Spark. U-M is one of several sites around the…

August 9 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Data Science Skills Series week 1

Fast data processing with Go We will demonstrate basic Go using several practical examples of data manipulation.  Go (golang.org) is an open source programming language that has many syntax features…

August 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Data Science Skills Series Week 2

Data processing and visualization in R This workshop will delve into common data processing and exploration techniques, especially as a prelude to visualization.  The main focus will be the dplyr…

August 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Data Science Skills Series week 3

Web Scaping with Python We will provide an overview of how to scrape data from html pages and website APIs using Python. For demonstration purposes, we will scrape sports and…