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ICPSR Summer Internship Program 2014

From ICPSR: Applications are being accepted for the 2014 ICPSR Summer Undergraduate Internship Program, an intensive, 10-week program (mid-June through mid-August) in Ann Arbor, Michigan, for students interested in social science research. The ICPSR summer internship program provides undergraduate students with a … Continue reading

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2014 ICPSR Research Paper Competition

From the ICPSR web site: ICPSR invites submissions for our 2014 Research Paper Competition from undergraduates and master’s students at member institutions. The purpose of the competitions is to highlight exemplary research papers based on quantitative analysis. We are holding … Continue reading

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SETUPS Voting Behavior: 2012 Election – New Module for Teaching with Data

From ICPSR comes the announcement of a new data instructional module called Voting Behavior: 2012 Election.  The module is a “SETUPS” which stands for Supplementary Empirical Teaching Units in Political Science. From the authors of the project: Charles Prysby and … Continue reading

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Webinar: Resource Center for Minority Data, May 21

RCMD Today – Health data, political data, and so much more!  Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 Time: noon – 1:00pm Central Register online for this webinar (space is limited!)  This webinar will introduce or re-introduce users to the Resource Center for Minority … Continue reading

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Webinar: The Legal and Policy Landscape for Research Data, April 25

The Legal and Policy Landscape for Research Data  Date: Thursday, April 25, 2013 Time: 2:00-3:00pm Central Register online for this webinar (space is limited!) Intellectual property and associated policy issues surrounding data sharing, use and reuse can be tricky to understand … Continue reading

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ICPSR Releases New Datasets in R Format

From ICPSR News, 3/12/2013: ICPSR is pleased to announce that most new datasets we release will now be available in R format. Along with data files readable by software packages SAS, SPSS and Stata, data can now be downloaded as … Continue reading

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ICPSR Summer Program Enrollment Open

From the ICPSR News blog: Enrollment in the 2013 ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Science Research is now open! The Summer Program has offered a comprehensive curriculum in research design, statistics, data analysis, and social science methodology since its … Continue reading

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Two weeks Left for Submissions to ICPSR Research Paper Competition

From the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR): Students: Have you just completed a research paper? Faculty: Have you just read an outstanding research paper? Why not submit it to The ICPSR Research Paper Competition? ICPSR invites submissions … Continue reading

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ICPSR “Life of a Dataset” Webinar Series

Join ICPSR in January for a webinar series titled “Life of a Dataset.”  This three-part series will describe ICPSR’s data management approach starting with the identification and deposit of data, to processing and cleaning, and finally to building metadata and … Continue reading

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ICPSR Student Research Paper Competition: Call for Papers

From the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR): Students:  Have you just completed a research paper? Faculty:  Have you just read an outstanding research paper? Why not submit it to the ICPSR Research Paper Competition? ICPSR invites submissions for … Continue reading

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