'The Carpentries' Workshop: Teaching Basic Computing Skills to Researchers'

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Southern on the Green

Software Carpentry aims to help researchers get their work done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic research computing skills. This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools, including program design, version control, data management, and task automation. Participants will be encouraged to help one another and to apply what they have learned to their own research problems.

The course is aimed at graduate students and other researchers. You don't need to have any previous knowledge of the tools that will be presented at the workshop.

Topics will include the following:

• Automating tasks using the Unix shell
• Version control using Git .
• Programming in "R"
• Plotting and analyzing data in "R"

For more information, see the workshop website: https://goo.gl/ZbuERN

You are required to bring your own laptop. Coffee & snacks will be provided. Limit: 40 participants

Workshop registration fee: $30

Register & buy tickets on Eventbrite by 4/27/18 @12:00 AM: https://goo.gl/xnLQg3

Supported by a grant from the SCSU Faculty Development Office to the SCSU Department of Biology

Location

Southern on the Green
900 Chapel St.
10th floor
New Haven, CT 06510
USA

Contact

Elizabeth Lewis Roberts, Ph.D.
Phone: 203-392-6904