Hopkins Biostatistics Student Computing Club (2007-2008)

For an up-to-date schedule of the computing club activities please visit the 2009-10 schedule. We have kept this schedule available as a reference for the good notes that are available here.

If you have further suggestions for topics, please send an email to Haley Hedlin or Bruce Swihart.

Room: Biostatistics Library (room W3513 in the Bloomberg School of Public Health)


Day   Time   Topic   Notes   Pizza?
Fri 9/7 12:00-1:15pm Introduction to departmental computing (Roger) Rafa | Roger | Schematic Yes
Fri 9/21 12:00-1:15pm Set up your laptop! Tricks and tips from the veteran computers. PC Notes | Mac No
Fri 10/5 12:00-1:15pm The Introduction of all introductions:  R  (is for Roger) Yes
Fri 11/2 12:00-1:15pm Enigma and The Cluster (Marvin) Slides Yes
Fri 11/16 12:00-1:15pm Introduction to Emacs and ESS (Brian) unix | emacs | latex | R No
Fri 12/7 12:30-1:30pm Why Mac is the Apple of My Eye (Rob Scharpf) Yes
Fri 2/1 12:00-1:15pm All things Cluster: putty, winscp, passwordless logins, shortcuts, Xming, Exceed POWERpoint.
NO, thanks to Journal Club.
Fri 2/8 12:00-1:15pm User(s) Contribution(s) Day(s)! (Il)legal notes.
Fri 2/22 12:00-1:15pm HTML Day:  your student page and Nvu.
Fri 3/7 12:00-1:15pm Roger Peng: The "Peng" of Living. HTML and Student Webpages Notes.
Fri 3/28 12:00-1:15pm Ciprian Crainiceanu: Winbugs is for Winners. WINBUGS | MoreToCome. No
Fri 4/11 12:00-1:15pm Rafa Irizarry: R is not for Rafa - although my middle name is Gentleman. Some notes.
Fri 4/25 12:00-1:15pm Brian Caffo: Running large simulations on the cluster. A must attend! Qsub | Smltns No

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Last modified: Mon Aug 21 2006