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Extended hours for Community coding! Spring 20

Hours & Location MW 10-12, Tehama 116 T 2-4, Butte 518 W 5:30-7pm Butte 518 R 4-6pm Butte 518 F 1-2pm, 3-4pm, Butte 518 Flyer with hours: bit.ly/cc_hours What is community coding? Taking a programming class this semester? Or a class doing statistical data analysis? Have a pet programming/data science project you’re working on? Students, staff, faculty, and the public are invited to join our Community Coding sessions. Bring your computer, coding projects, and your questions to this open working environment.

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Data Science and Analytics Research Fellowship

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 17, 2019 3:00PM ET Apply at https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/NIH-NIAID-2020-0002 Applications will be reviewed on a rolling-basis. As a Research Participant in the NIAID Data Analytics and Research Branch (DARB), the participant will receive training and hands-on-experience in applying and managing data and portfolio analysis strategies and learning about NIH and bibliometric databases and tool development to manage programs in infectious, immunological, and allergic diseases. Appointments will be for one year, with a second-year option.

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ASA DataFest 2020 @ Chico State - April 17-19

Save the Date - April 17-19, 2020! In 2019 Chico State’s ASA DataFest tripled the participation from our first year. DataFest 2020 is set to break (our) records! DataFest 2019 hosted 36 undergraduate students in 6 teams, a ton of food and a lot of fun. This event is open to ALL undergraduates in the North State! Registration opens January 2020. What is the ASA DataFest? ASA DataFest is a data hackathon for undergraduate students, sponsored by the American Statistical Association and founded at UCLA, in 2011.

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We're Hiring!

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Chico State is hiring TWO Tenure-track Assisstant Professor positions in Statistics. We are looking for individuls from diverse backgrounds to join our team as we build the most amazing Statistics and Data Science programs in the North State.

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At DataFest 2019, I Learned...

Introduction During CSU, Chico’s DataFest 2019, two questions from different teams provided me (Edward, not Dr. Donatello) an excellent learning experience. This blog post attempts to describe the problems these teams faced and then offer up some solutions. This post is about my own learnings during DataFest and does not even pretend to claim that these are the only, nor the best, solutions to these problems. Team Re(sps) The physics team asked me about transforming multiple, specific columns within a Python $\texttt{pandas.

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DSI Seminar 4/23 & 4/25: Growing a Scientific Mindset to Develop Analytics Teams

The Chico State Data Science Initiative is proud to welcome Chico State Alumni Martin Frigaard, App Developer with Intricity and Peter Spangler, Data Scientist at Lyft back for two das to give their invited talk for the Predictive World Analytics 2019 Conference. Logistics / Setup Presenters: Martin Frigaard, App Developer with Intricity & Peter Spangler, Data Scientist at Lyft Date/Time (1): Tuesday April 23rd, 2019 - 3:00 pm Date/Time (2): Tuesday April 25rd, 2019 - 2:00 pm Location: Tehama 116 RSVP: http://goo.

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