DASH collaborated with YWCA Hamilton to host 5 workshops on Machine Learning with R

DASH: The Data Analysis Support Hub and YWCA Hamilton are celebrating five successful workshops on “Machine Learning with R.” This community collaboration was spearheaded by Shaila Jamal (Ph.D. Candidate at the School of Earth, Environment, and Society, DASH Support Assistant, …

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The Sherman Centre offers free consultations with our friendly and knowledgeable staff. We’re pleased to support digital projects at any stage of their development, so don’t hesitate to reach out.

Love Data Week is an international celebration of data that takes place during the week of Valentine’s Day. This year, we’re joining in on the fun by hosting five virtual sessions that celebrate data in its many forms. Learn more about five virtual events on data visualization, computational text analysis, geospatial data, data management, and an exciting guest lecture by the journalists behind a fantastic citizen science/data viz project on climate change in Canadian cities.

John Fink developed a Reddit data scraper tool to support research on the Lying Flat movement in China

In 2022, Digital Scholarship Librarian John Fink assisted Dr. Yanqiu Rachel Zhou (Professor of Health, Aging, and Society at McMaster University) with a macro analysis of Reddit comments about the “Lying Flat Movement” in China. At the time, we highlighted John’s …

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Professor Andrea Zeffiro’s innovative interdisciplinary work on data breaches and cyber-security was recently highlighted in a McMaster News article. Read the article by Sara Laux (reproduced below) and learn about how Dr. Zeffiro uses the humanities to see the digital …

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