Data Science

ICPSR Regional Meeting in Northern California

October 24, 2019, 10:00am
The Inter-university Consortium of Political and Social Science Research (ICPSR) is hosting a Northern California meeting of ICPSR members and interested researchers, co-hosted by the Libary and the D-Lab. We’ll provide workshops on finding and using data for research, using data for teaching, how to promote ICPSR data and resources across campus, and more.
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Data Science Pedagogy for Graduate Students

June 7, 2019, 9:00am
In this one-day workshop, graduate students will learn about the pedagogy of UC Berkeley's Data Science Education Program, an exciting area of curricular innovation. This workshop will cover some of the computational and statistical concepts that students learn in the Foundations of Data Science class (Data 8) and Principles and Techniques of Data Science (Data 100), as well as an overview of the connector courses and modules.
Registration is not required.

Data Science Pedagogy and Practice: A Short Summer Workshop

June 3, 2019, 9:00am
A week-long summer institute for instructors interested in learning how to integrate data science in their courses...
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2019 Teaching and Research Resource Fair

April 18, 2019, 11:00am
Join us for our third annual AIS-palooza! Connect with service providers and academic support units from across campus to get your question answered, find inspiration, and learn about new ideas.
Registration is unavailable.

Parallel Processing and Distributed Data Structures Using the Dask Package for Python

April 16, 2019, 3:30pm
Dask allows you to set up parallel computations on one or more machines (or Savio nodes), including working with large datasets distributed across multiple Savio nodes. We'll cover the different ways to set up and run parallel computations using Dask.
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Resources for Teaching with MATLAB/Simulink

April 11, 2019, 12:00pm
Faculty and Staff are invited to join with engineers from The Mathworks, makers of Matlab, for a noon-time discussion on "Resources for Teaching with MATLAB/Simulink."
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Data Security: I Just Called to Say I Love You #LOVEDATA19

February 14, 2019, 1:00pm
Learn what love the Information Security & Policy (ISP) office shows campus and why a day without ISP would break the University's heart. We will also talk about simple ways you can protect your identity and show your data love.
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Digital Learning Platforms for Data Science Education

March 7, 2019, 12:00pm
Learn about how data science classes are leveraging Jupyter Notebooks and JupyterHub for instruction at scale. Get an overview of data science pedagogy and a hands-on demonstration of data science instructional methods.
Registration is unavailable.

Introduction to Data Science Pedagogy for Graduate Students

April 11, 2019, 2:00pm
Tailored to graduate students, this workshop provides an introduction to data science teaching tools and pedagogy. Learn about developing Jupyter Notebooks for your classes and teaching on a cloud-based JupyterHub.
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Data Science Modules Exposition

February 21, 2019, 2:00pm
Join us for an illustration of the types of course materials being developed for Data Science pedagogy for a variety of classes, including introductory, intermediate and advanced courses, and American Cultures classes.
Registration is unavailable.