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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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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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Natural Language Processing, Part Three: At Northwestern

This is the third article of four about Natural Language Processing. The first article introduced basic concepts and fundamental methods. The second article discussed...
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