Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Excel Pivot Tables

Excel pivot tables help you to quickly summarize, report and find patterns in your datasets. This short course will cover how to setup a pivot table from scratch and special techniques to make the most of this feature.


Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 1:00pm to Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 1:00pm
Canvas. Course link will be emailed to you a few days before the workshop if you sign up.

Introduction to R

Come learn the basics of R Statistical Programming Language, a powerful tool for statistical analysis, visualization, modeling and more!


Friday, October 30, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Introduction to Data Management

To succeed as a researcher, you need to manage your data effectively; otherwise you risk losing your data, wasting time looking for files, and struggling to meet data sharing requirements.


Monday, November 2, 2020 - 9:00am to Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 9:00pm
Canvas. Course link will be emailed to you a few days before the workshop if you sign up.

Python/R Project – Covid 19 Data Analysis with Python and R

Covid 19 has affected people's lives in many ways all over the world.


Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Intellectual Property Basics

An overview of intellectual property types: patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets.


Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Zoom. Registration will be closed one day before the workshop. Zoom meeting link, ID and password will be emailed one day before the workshop if you register. Please indicate date of the class you are registering for.

Social Explorer: Exploring Census Data

Learn how to extract tabular data and export maps and presentations for all of the population census data from 1790 to present.


Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Zoom

Zoom Workshop: Introduction to Lightroom (Adobe Creative Cloud)

This hands-on workshop will cover the basics of using Adobe Lightroom to edit photos. The workshop will cover the following topics:


Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

R Visualization and Data Manipulation

In this short course, we will go over some strategies for importing, reshaping, accessing and visualizing data! Take this course if you are interested in improving your statistical analysis skills in R.


Friday, November 6, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

SimplyAnalytics: Exploring Demographic and Business Data

Learn how to extract tabular data and export maps for future population projections and current business and consumer data.


Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Zoom

Zoom Workshop: Introduction to iMovie

This class will cover the basics of editing videos in iMovie, with a specific focus on preparing videos for online teaching applications. Topics covered include cutting clips, transitions, and basic audio editing.


Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.