Category: Social sciences

MIT Press author event

MIT Press author event

November 2, 2015 4 - 6pm

Obfuscation: A User’s Guide for Privacy and Protest

MIT Press, in partnership with the MIT Libraries and MIT CSAIL, celebrates the publication of the Press’ 8,000th unique title: Obfuscation: A User’s Guide...

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Intro to Python

November 13, 2015 9:30am - 12:30pm

Learn the basics of the Python programming language

Have you always wanted to learn a programming language, but not sure how to get started? This workshop teaches the basic grammar of the...

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Author event: Cesar Hidalgo

Author event: Cesar Hidalgo

September 23, 2015 5:30pm

Director of MIT Media Lab's Macro Connections group reads from his new book

authors@MIT is excited to announce: Who: Cesar Hidalgo What: A reading and discussion of his recent book, Why Information Grows: the Evolution of Order,...

Engineering

Intro to R

October 7, 2015 9am - 12pm

Learn the basics of conducting statistical analyses in R

Get an introduction to R, the open-source system for statistical computation and graphics. With hands-on exercises, learn how to import and manage datasets, create...

Social sciences

Basic R Programming for Data Analysis

October 8, 2015 1pm - 4pm

Expand your use of R by learning simple programming techniques

This hands-on, intermediate R course will guide users through a variety of programming functions in the open-source statistical software program, R. Some previous experience...

Data

Intro to R

October 7, 2015 1pm - 4pm

Learn the basics of conducting statistical analyses in R

Get an introduction to R, the open-source system for statistical computation and graphics. With hands-on exercises, learn how to import and manage datasets, create...

Data
Celebrate the Constitution

Celebrate the Constitution

September 17, 2015 3 - 4pm

Constitution Day talk and discussion with Professor Warshaw

Chris Warshaw, Assistant Professor of Political Science, will discuss the politics of the Constitution and the Supreme Court in an event celebrating Constitution Day. This...

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OA research in the news: Comedian Ansari gets insights from MIT

OA research in the news: Comedian Ansari gets insights from MIT

While researching his book about romance in the digital era, the actor and comedian Aziz Ansari “applied rigor and seriousness” to the subject: With...

Social sciences