Classes & Events

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The Books that Shaped my World, featuring Melissa Kean, Rice's Centennial Historian

 

 

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library 3rd Floor

Introduction to Inkscape

Participants will learn how to use free and open source vector graphics editor "Inkscape". We will go over some basic techniques and concepts for creating simple illustrations useful for presentations and posters.
Topics to be covered:
- Creating curves (Bezier curves)


Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement 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, April 5, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A

Create a Web Site Using CampusPress

Learn how to use Rice University's new Campus Press platform. 


Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

The Absolute Basics of Jupyter Notebooks

Every day, thousands (if not more) of programmers, statisticians, data scientists, information professionals, and journalists use Jupyter, an open-source web app that interactively presents live code augmented with visualizations and narrative text.


Friday, April 12, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A