Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Python-Pandas

Pandas is one of the most useful Python libraries, used for the creation, manipulation, and analysis of data tables. Attendees will learn the fundamentals of table creation and manipulation in Pandas.


Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A

Introduction to GIS Data Management (Individual Course)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) enable users to visualize and analyze spatial information in a dynamic digital environment. This short course will introduce students to general GIS concepts and applications. Participants will become familiar with the ArcGIS Desktop 10 environment and will gain hands-on experience using ArcGIS Pro to create a GIS project utilizing a variety of data layers.


Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Tableau Public III: Learning Tableau with Projects

Want to have more practices with Tableau? Come to this project-based course, where you could sharpen your Tableau skills. You will use the provided data files to answer a few questions. Your solutions could be a single-page viz or a multi-page data story.


Friday, February 7, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:15pm
2/7, Fondren Library Basement B40D; 2/26, Fondren Library Basement B43A

R Visualization and Data Manipulation

This course will build upon the basics of R and introduce basic forms of data visualization techniques in R as well as more advanced forms of data manipulation that weren't covered in the introductory class through use of for loops and if statements.


Monday, February 10, 2020 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Collaboration Space, B43A

Python Data Visualization with Matplotlib

Matplotlib is the most popular data visualization library in Python. It allows us to create figures and plots. This tutorial is intended to help you get up-and-running with Matplotlib quickly.


Monday, February 10, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Collaboration Space, B43A

Adoption, Foster Care, and Children's Well-Being: Resources from the Children's Bureau

Register to attend the live training webinar, "Adoption, Foster Care, and Children's Well-Being: Resources from the Children's Bureau."


Monday, February 10, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Free, online webinar

Introduction to GIS Data Management (Individual Course)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) enable users to visualize and analyze spatial information in a dynamic digital environment. This short course will introduce students to general GIS concepts and applications. Participants will become familiar with the ArcGIS Desktop 10 environment and will gain hands-on experience using ArcGIS Pro to create a GIS project utilizing a variety of data layers.


Monday, February 10, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Python Data Visualization with Matplotlib

Matplotlib is the most popular data visualization library in Python. It allows us to create figures and plots. This tutorial is intended to help you get up-and-running with Matplotlib quickly.


Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Collaboration Space, B43A

Advanced Illustrator: Bioscience Illustration (Adobe Creative Cloud)

This introductory workshop will cover both beginner and advanced Illustrator techniques. Participants will be able to:


Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Tableau Public I: Introduction

Tableau is a fast rising and award-winning data visualization tool in Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics Platforms.  It helps people see and understand data.


Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:15am
1/24, 2/14 Fondren Library Basement B40D; 2/12, 3/26 Fondren Library Basement B43A