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Who is taking online courses, and how can programs like EdX attract new participants? IQSS affiliate Andrew Ho talks about MOOCs with PBS NewsHour.
PBS NewsHour Weekend Anchor Hari Sreenivasan gets a tour of a massive, open online course (MOOC) from Anant Agarwal, president of EdX, a nonprofit provider
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Join us today for the 5:30 Statistics Colloquium, where Mark McClellan (Brookings Institution) will present “Trends in Premarket Regulation and Postmarket Surveillance of Drugs and Medical Devices: The Intersection of Regulatory Reform and Applied Statistics”
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New paper from IQSS affiliate Ryan Enos and Eitan Hersh: Party Activists as Campaign Advertisers: The Ground Campaign as a Principal-Agent Problem"
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Figured out the basics of Stata, but want to take it further? Sign up for this Friday's RTC workshop, "Data Management in Stata."
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Join us on Thursday for the next RWJ Scholars in Health Policy seminar! This week, Adam Goldstein presents "Debt, Wealth, and Health Insurance Coverage Among Young Adults, Pre- and Post-ACA”
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Join us at 4:30 this afternoon for the next Seminar on Positive Political Economy. This week, Matias Iaryczower of Princeton will present "Competing for Loyalty: The Dynamics of Political Support" (with Santiago Oliveros).
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Thursday at noon: Mercè Crosas, Director of Data Science at IQSS, will give a talk at the next Harvard Women in Technology Group meeting. The group meets in Lamont Library (contact Harvard WIT for non-Harvard access).
On Thursday, April 9, the Harvard Women in Technology (WIT) Group will feature a talk by Mercè Crosas.
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Join the Harvard WIT group on April 9, it invites IQSS Director of Data Science Mercè Crosas to talk about collaboration in science and technology.
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Join us Wednesday for the next GIS Colloquium. In this seminar, Zhen Xu, (Nanjing Forestry University) explains the changes of urban parks, plazas, and squares in Nanjing since the 1990s.
Speaker: Zhen Xu, Visiting Scholar at CGA, Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture at Nanjing Forestry University. He is a China National Certified Planner, holding Master of urban planning and design (2004,Tongji University, China) and PhD of landscape architecture (2014, ...
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We're pleased to announce the launch of the Open Data Assistance Program--a collaboration between the IQSS Data Science team and the Harvard Office for Scholarly Communication.
IQSS and the Harvard Office for Scholarly Communication have launched the Open Data Assistance Program (ODAP) at Harvard.
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We're pleased to announce the launch of the Open Data Assistance Program--sign up now for one of the upcoming training sessions!
IQSS and the Harvard Office for Scholarly Communication have launched the Open Data Assistance Program (ODAP) at Harvard.
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Sign up for Friday's "ArcGIS Online & Esri Maps" workshop http://ow.ly/KH04o
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IQSS is a University-wide institute located physically and administratively within the FAS. We facilitate the creation, dissemination, and preservation of scientific knowledge about human society, its problems, and their solutions.  We support these aims through our highly collaborative environment and the scalable infrastructure we are continually building.  IQSS also offers many related services to support faculty, students, staff, and programs across a wide variety of disciplines in all of Harvard's schools.