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Upcoming Workshops: Data Management & Analysis Tools

Dana Library and the Graduate School-Newark are pleased to continue the Spring 2023 Graduate Student Success Workshops, designed to integrate students' scholarly, personal, and career goals into a sustained professional development program.

Several of our upcoming workshops will provide an overview of popular data management and analysis tools -- SAS, PolicyMap, and Tableau. Learn how to work smarter and save time using these tools!


Fundamentals of Tableau will teach students how to use Tableau for creating data visualization formats and real-time data analytics using business datasets. Learn how to prepare, analyze, and share your data. Instructor: Jonathan Torres (Business Librarian) When: Monday, February 27, 2023, 3p - 4p How: Register here today!


Fundamentals to SAS teaches students how to explore and access SAS data sets, import and export non-SAS file formats, and manipulate data with formulas and assignment statements. All skill levels are welcomed!

Instructor: Jonathan Torres (Business Librarian) When: Tuesday, April 4, 2023, 3p - 4pm How: Register here today!


PolicyMap: Using Maps to Understand Data: PolicyMap is an online data and mapping application that provides access to over 10,00 indicators related to demographics, housing, income, crime, mortgages, health, jobs, and more. Data is available at many common geographic entities (address, block group, census tract, zip code, county, city, state, metro area) as well as unique geographies such as school districts and political boundaries. This workshop will introduce you to PolicyMap which allows you to create maps and reports as well as to conduct analyses in your fields ranging from public health to urban policy.

Instructor: Phil Vu (PolicyMap) When: Friday, March 3, 2023, 12p - 1pm How: Register here today!

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