List of 115 leading researchers to speak at Culture Analytics Institute, UCLA, March 7 – June 10, 2016

By Allison Guess|November 20, 2015|Events of Interest, Of interest|0 comments

Culture Analytics Institute (March 7 – June 10, 2016) Deadline | December 7 |  UCLA Sponsor: Institute for Pure & Applied Mathematics, UCLA UCLA will host a 14-week culture analytics institute from March 7 to June 10, 2016. While they are an NSF Math Sciences institute, they’re interested in having humanists present. On the selection committee is Prof. Tim Tangherlini. A special focus will be on postdocs and early career faculty. Some previous training in

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Spring 2016 Course in Data Visualization Methods

By Allison Guess|November 20, 2015|Of interest|0 comments

MALS 75300 Data Visualization Methods Monday, 11:45 AM – 1:45 PM 3 credits, Prof. Lev Manovich Be sure to  check out Lev Manovich’s spring 2016 course on Data Visualization Methods. Described as, “[A] class designed to teach students practical skills in visualizing and analyzing data, with the particular focus on cultural datasets.” This class is sure to be of interest to anyone wanting to know more about preparing data for analysis; summarizing data using

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