Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Intro to Predictive Modeling with Multiple Linear Regression

Have you ever wanted to learn how to use R to make estimates about your dataset?


Friday, March 5, 2021 - 11:00am to 12:15pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Remote Access to Computing Resources:

All the primary computing systems & services offered by CRC are available to researchers who are working from off campus.

In fact, "remote" access workflows are often the same as best practices for using our resources.


Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

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.


Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Introduction to GitHub


    Friday, March 19, 2021 - 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.

    ORION Virtual Machines - Private Cloud for Research

    Join the Center for Research Computing for a webinar demonstrating the use of Rice's ORION Private Research Cloud. Topics covered will include:


    Friday, March 19, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

    Census with Python

    U.S. Census Bureau conducts surveys on demographic, economic and population data. In this class, we will introduce Census Data Products; learn how to access Decennial Census of Population and Housing and American Community Survey using Census API.


    Wednesday, March 24, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am
    Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

    How to Manage Your Data

    Drowning in data? Not sure how to organize and back it up? This hands-on, interactive workshop will share tips for effectively organizing, documenting and storing research data.


    Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am
    Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day 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.


    Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am
    Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

    GitHub for R Users


      Friday, April 2, 2021 - 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.