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Upcoming workshops and events
This week's Community Seminar will feature Xiaofeng Meng, who's seminar is titled 'Listen to the whisper from Earth.' It will be at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 22 in the WRF Data Science Studio.

The postdoc and graduate student lunch will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 22 at 12 p.m. in the WRF Data Science Studio.

The Studio will close early at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 23, and will remain closed until Monday, Nov. 28, in honor of Thanksgiving.

Save the date: The next Data Science Seminar will feature Klaus-Robert Müller on 'Machine learning meets quantum chemistry,' Friday, Dec. 2 at 3:30 p.m. in Gowen Hall, room 301.
Recent happenings
Above, participants dive deep into data at this week's Geohackweek, coordinated by Anthony Arendt, eScience senior fellow. The conference ran Nov. 14 - 18, and featured workshops, talks and group activities on geospatial data science.

This week's Community Seminar was a success, featuring Erick Mattsen on 'Phylogenetics for modern data sets, from the ground up.' The full house event was coordinated by Dave Beck, senior data science fellow.
In the news
eScience affiliate Jevin West was quoted in Business Insider on the collaboration and underrepresentation of women of women in science.

Ed Lazowska was quoted on startup culture in Seattle Business Magazine.

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Inclusiveness message
The eScience Institute, like the UW as a whole, has made diversity and open dialogue a core part of its mission since its inception. If you feel threatened or unsafe please talk with a Studio administrator. As a reminder, there is a zero tolerance policy for any words or actions that may make people feel unwelcome or threatened in our space.
Data Science Seminar
Matt Salganik spoke Wednesday on 'Social research in the age of big data.' Watch his seminar here if you missed it.
Happy Thanksgiving
From all of us at the eScience Institute, may you have a lot to be thankful for in the next week, and beyond.
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