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May 2019

Introduction to the Great Lakes cluster and batch computing with Slurm

May 31, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

OVERVIEW This workshop will provide a brief overview of the components of the Great Lakes Cluster. The main body of the workshop will cover the resource manager and scheduler, creating…

June 2019

Advanced batch computing with Slurm on the Great Lakes cluster

June 7, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

OVERVIEW This workshop will cover some more advanced topics in cluster computing on the U-M Great Lakes Cluster. Topics to be covered include a review of common parallel programming models…

R package demo: gganimate and patchwork

June 20, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

This brief workshop will demonstrate the capabilities of two recent R packages, gganimate and patchwork. One package allows the data explorer to provide some lively enhancement to an otherwise static…

July 2019

More Mixed Models

July 19, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

In the R world, lme4 is a great package for mixed model estimation, and the most widely used for such models.  For standard settings, few tools will do the trick…

August 2019

Android Application Development: An Overview

August 6, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Rackham Building, Earl Lewis Room, 3rd Floor East, 915 E. Washington St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States

Mobile app development is one of the biggest new industries of the last decade. As of 2017, Google and Apple (the creators of Android and iOS, respectively) confirmed a combined…

Android Application Development: An Introduction to Android Studio

August 12, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Rackham Building, Earl Lewis Room, 3rd Floor East, 915 E. Washington St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States

Mobile app development is one of the biggest new industries of the last decade. If you are developing an app in Android for the first time, the first option you…

September 2019

Big Data Neuroscience Workshop 2019

September 19, 2019 @ 8:30 am - September 20, 2019 @ 12:15 pm
Location: Weiser Hall, 10th Floor, 500 Church Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States

Objectives: The ACNN 2019 workshop will continue our work on the development of common practices and standardization to make it easier for neuroscience researchers to annotate and process data; to share…

February 2020

Don’t Blind Them with Science: How to Write in Plain Language

February 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: 619 Weiser Hall, 500 Church St
Ann Arbor, MI United States

Jill Jividen, PhD, Director of Research Development at the U-M Office of Research, will conduct a hands-on writing workshop that teaches researchers how to translate their work for lay audiences.…

March 2020

Don’t Blind Them with Science: How to Write in Plain Language

March 4 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: 619 Weiser Hall, 500 Church St
Ann Arbor, MI United States

Jill Jividen, PhD, Director of Research Development at the U-M Office of Research, will conduct a hands-on writing workshop that teaches researchers how to translate their work for lay audiences.…

Hacks With Friends

March 5 @ 8:00 am - March 6 @ 4:30 pm
Location: Ross School of Business, 701 Tappan Ave
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States

Register today for Hacks with Friends 2020 Register today to participate in Hacks with Friends (HWF) – a fun-filled event where you have two days to break out of your normal…