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Welcome to the Research Computing Services blog. Here you can find articles highlighting research projects, useful tools and technologies for enabling your research, workshop offerings, and other updates about our services.

Recent Posts

Get Ready for Biomedical Data Science Day

Biomedical Data Science Day (BDSD) is on February 4th on the Chicago campus. The day includes interactive sessions where participants are invited to bring...
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6 Tips for Growing Your Coding Skills at Any Level

There are many ways to gain introductory skills in programming. You can take our R Fundamentals or Python Fundamentals workshop series. You can attend...
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Making Data “FAIR”

On September 11, 2019, I attended a one-day workshop in Washington, DC titled “Implementing FAIR Data for People and Machines: Impacts and Implications.” The...
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JupyterHub Now Available on Quest Analytics

Research Computing Services is pleased to announce the availability of JupyterHub on the Quest Analytics nodes. Since its introduction, Jupyter Notebook has been a...
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Supporting Research Software and Research Software Engineers

This post accompanies a poster to be presented at Educause 2019 Conference, which brings together IT professionals in higher education.  If you’re looking for...
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Research Computing on the Road: PEARC19

PEARC is a conference centered around sharing the most advanced research computing methods and technologies to researchers. This year’s conference was held in Chicago...
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