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Important Dates

OCTOBER 18, 2013

Friday
  • All-American Weekend
  • Last day to drop a fall course or change a grade option (mid-term)
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AFTER OCTOBER 18

      • Sat 10/19/13
        11:45 am – 1:00 pm
      • CTRL - Research Support Workshop: Introduction to SPSS
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • CTRL's research support workshops are running. Join us today for Introduction to SPSS. SPSS is one of the most user-friendly statistical programs, used widely by faculty and students at American University. Designed for first time and very-new users, this workshop teaches the following basic skills: importing and saving data; recoding variables; generating descriptive statistics; running ...more

        Type: Workshop
        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • Mon 10/21/13
        11:45 am – 1:00 pm
      • CTRL - Research Support Workshop: Introduction to ICPSR Data
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • CTRL's research support workshops are running. Join us today for Introduction to ICPSR. Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) is the world's largest data archive of research in the social sciences, containing data in education, justice, demography, substance abuse, and terrorism, among others. This workshop is designed to teach new users how to find data, ...more

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        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • Tue 10/22/13
        11:45 am – 1:00 pm
      • CTRL - Research Support Workshop: Introduction to EViews
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • CTRL's research support workshops are running. Join us today for Introduction to EViews. E-Views is a statistical package useful for cross sectional, time series and panel data analyses. Most commonly used in economics, E-Views has a friendly interface, providing the user with an intuitive environment to analyze trends over time. Designed for first time and very-new users, this workshop teaches ...more

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      • Thu 10/24/13
        11:45 am – 1:00 pm
      • CTRL - Research Support Workshop: Introduction to R
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • CTRL's research support workshops are running. Join us today for an introduction to R. R is a powerful programming language, which has become the standard tool for statistical analysis in many professional and academic areas. This workshop will teach you how to: load and export data; perform data management and data operations; perform descriptive statistics; create basic plots; load external R ...more

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        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • Thu 10/24/13
        1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
      • Connect with Your Students and Blog about It
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • Blogging can help engage students, facilitate discussions out of the classroom, and grow interest in your subject well after the semester is over. Exciting examples & tools will be provided. Blog about it today!

        If you are interested in learning other instructional tools or software, please visit the Technology in the Classroom Series website for a full listing of workshops at http://www....more

        Type: Training Session
        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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