Category Archives: Classes, Conferences & Webinars

2017 NCES STATS-DC Data Conference Proposal/Demonstration Deadline Approaching

The 2017 NCES STATS-DC Data Conference “Educators Run on Data” will take place Tuesday, August 1–Thursday, August 3, 2017 at The Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC. https://ies.ed.gov/whatsnew/conferences/?id=2681 Please be mindful about these approaching deadlines: Friday, May 12, 2017: Deadline to … Continue reading

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An Overview of the 2017 ICPSR Summer Program – January 9, 2016

ICPSR will host a webinar on January 30, 2017 at 2 PM EST to introduce its 2017 Summer Program. The ICPSR Summer Program offers a broad curriculum ranging from introductory statistics and data analysis to advanced methods and cutting-edge techniques. … Continue reading

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China and US Map Library Online – January 3, 2017

China Data Center at the University of Michigan will host a webinar to introduce a new product, China and US Map Library Online on January 19, 2017 at 1:00 PM EST. This new product provides online statistical maps on population, … Continue reading

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New Data Training Opportunities from the US Census Bureau – July 20, 2016

The US Census Bureau has created a “Summer Camp Webinar” series. The purpose of the series is to introduce data users to the resources available at the Census Bureau, and to provide real world examples of how Census Bureau data … Continue reading

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NSF/DoD/NIH Proposal Writing Workshops

The Grant Training Center (http://granttrainingcenter.com/) will be offering three proposal writing workshops at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Feb. 22-24, 2016. Each session will run from 8:30am to 4:30pm, and the cost of the training is $375/per session. For more … Continue reading

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University of Wisconsin Research Data Center Inaugural Workshop – Sept. 21, 2015

The purpose of this workshop is to highlight “new opportunities this facility provides to the campus social sciences, business, law, and public health communities.” The workshop will be held at Union South on Sept. 21, 2015 (1pm-5:30pm). Please note that … Continue reading

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Russell Sage Foundation Call for Papers

The Russell Sage Foundation has issued a request for submission of article for a special issue of the Journal of the Social Sciences. The theme of the issue is “Wealth Inequality: Sources, Consequences, and Responses.” Authors interested in contributing to … Continue reading

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2015 ICPSR Summer Program Scholarships

ICPSR is now accepting applications for fee-waiving scholarships to attend the 2015 ICPSR Summer Program. These scholarships are designed to assist graduate students or pre-tenure scholars who want to attend one of the Summer Programs two four-week session. “The selection … Continue reading

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ICPSR Summer Program Five-day Workshop (July 27-31, 2015)

The five-day workshop – Curating and Managing Research Data for Re-Use – is scheduled for July 27-31, 2015. “Instructors Louise Corti (UK Data Archive), Jared Lyle (ICPSR), and Veerle Van den Eynden (UK Data Archive) will discuss best practices and … Continue reading

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Webinar: Resources for Health Research from ICPSR, Feb. 26

ICPSR is offering a free webinar on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 Resources for Health Research from ICPSR Date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. CST Register online for this webinar (space is limited) The webinar will provide information about the … Continue reading

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