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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.

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Learn Cloud Computing To Accelerate Your Research

There is a huge and ever-growing range of cloud services that can be used by researchers and students, from low-level building blocks like virtual...
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Summer 2019 Data Science and Programming Workshops

The summer workshop series is back for its third year! Registration is now open for workshops in Evanston held from late June through mid-August. R: Introduction,...
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Moving Quest to the Slurm Scheduler

In the 10 years since the Quest high-performance computing cluster was first introduced, usage of computational services has continued to grow and expand across...
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Graduate Assistantships with Research Computing Services

Northwestern IT Research Computing Services is looking for graduate student data science consultants for 2019-2020! Graduate Assistantships: Data Science Consultants Northwestern IT Research Computing Services...
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RCS Presents: Data Science Support Services

Researchers from many fields can benefit from the type of data science support services Research Computing Services provides, but the rapid expansion of digitally-available...
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Check out the Love Data Week Poster Contest Winner

Since 2016, Love Data Week (previously Love Your Data Week) has brought together thousands of academics, professionals, and students across the country to build...
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