Training & Resources

Training

The Carpentries

The Carpentries is a global organization of researchers who volunteer their time and effort to create workshops that teach software engineering and data analysis skills to other researchers. The Data Science Hub hosts and sponsors Carpentries workshops on the UW–Madison campus.

Fall 2019 Training Opportunities

Expanded R Workshops 
Fridays 10 am to noon
Steenbock Library’s computer classroom 105

Open Coding Lab
Tuesdays, 2:30 to 4:30 pm
Steenbock Library’s Biocommons Lounge

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Data Wrangling in Python
November 4-8, 11-15
2:15–4 p.m.
TBA Grainger Hall

“Data wrangling” is the process of preparing data for analysis, which includes importing, cleaning, recoding, restructuring, combining, and anything else data needs before it can be analyzed. This course uses data wrangling tools in the Pandas package, and is designed for people who have no experience with Python and Pandas.

This class is a series and you should plan on attending all of the sessions.