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In the news
The eScience Institute's annual welcome event was held Sept. 27. Details on it, as well as upcoming seminars and workshops can be found on our website.
Jacob Schreiber discusses 'Pomegranate: Fast and flexible probabilistic models in Python' on YouTube
Breakthrough news in cyber-security this week from UW's CSE and EE departments
Upcoming workshops and events
The eScience Community Seminar, featuring Ben Marwick and others, will be held at the WRF Data Science Studio on Tuesday, Oct. 4, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. 

The Reproducibility Working Group will meet Tuesday, Oct. 4, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the WRF Data Science Studio.

Data science seminar: Ben Schneiderman on
The New ABCs of Research, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m., Johnson Hall, Room 075

On Thursday, Oct. 6, the Software Working Group will meet in the WRF Data Science Studio from 3 to 4 p.m.
Get involved
Jenny Muilenburg, acting research data services coordinator, is accepting proposals for materials (datasets, books, journals, etc.) that support research that you'd like to see in the UW Libraries. Contact her at
Urban@UW invites you to a symposium to discuss and expand academic engagement with the complex issues of environmental and climate justice in the context of urbanization.

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Fall office hours
Data scientists, librarians and affiliates offer broad expertise! Check out this quarters' possibilities here
New staff
Robin Brooks has been hired as the new Communications Associate. Please stop by and say hello - she's excited to help you meet your needs
Scheduled power outage
The Studio's power will be off this weekend. Don't forget to unplug electronics today
Campus mail services
Box numbers are now required for mail delivery (including items sent to the DSS). Complete list here
Closing early
The WRF Data Science Studio will be closing slightly early today (Sept. 30) at 3 p.m. to help accommodate Husky Football traffic
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