Oceanhackweek will be held on the Seattle campus Monday, Aug. 20 through Friday, Aug. 24.
There will be an eScience Executive Committee Meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 22, from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the WRF Data Science Studio.
Data Science for Social Good
Our 15 Data Science for Social Good (DSSG) fellows presented the results of their ten-week summer projects Aug. 16 on the Seattle campus. You can learn more about their transportation, education and disaster response projects on our website, and videos of the final presentations will be available online soon.
Staff summer party
eScience staff members and their families joined together this week to celebrate summer at Director Magda Balazinska's home. Food, fun and frivolity ensued!
The final installations of the DSSG Summer Blog are up; find insight from fellows Sean Chen and Andrew Escay in issue six, and Hyeon Jeong Kim, Christopher Haberland and An Yan in issue seven. Topics include geospatial analysis, data cleaning, reproducibility, pangolin conservation, and summoning the courage to try new things.
Find teaching and learning materials from the 2018 Summer Institute in Computational Social Science, including videos, slides, group exercises and more, on their website.