Story Maps: Not Your Average Presentation

Sick of using only PowerPoint to make presentations? Esri Story Maps are web applications that let authors combine beautiful, interactive maps with narrative text, striking images, and multimedia including video. Impress your professors, bosses or friends with these attractive and easy to use applications while bringing your story to life. Story maps can be embedded in web pages and truly up your presentation game!

Location: 
Tisch Library Mark Lab
Date: 
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Data Lab Instructor: 
Carolyn Talmadge

Today's
Hours

7:45am - 1:00am

Workshops This Month And Beyond

All Workshops

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Tisch Library Mark Lab

Sick of using only PowerPoint to make presentations? Esri Story Maps are web applications that let authors combine beautiful, interactive maps with narrative text, striking images, and multimedia including video. Impress your professors, bosses or friends with these attractive and easy to use applications while bringing your story to life. Story maps can be embedded in web pages and truly up your presentation game!

Friday, November 22, 2019 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Tisch 302

Information and Registration is available at: https://tufts-carpentries.github.io/2019-11-15-tufts/.

Tufts Libraries and Tufts Technology Services are pleased to present a Software Carpentry workshop covering the Unix shell, Git, and Python on the Tufts Medford Campus. Software Carpentry workshops, part of the larger Carpentries organization (https://carpentries.org), are designed to teach foundational coding, and data science skills to researchers. The lessons are used world-wide. No previous experience with any of the tools being taught is expected. The course is aimed at graduate students and other researchers. You don't need to have any previous knowledge of the tools that will be presented at the workshop.If you have any questions please contact Kristin Lee, Research Data Librarian at Tisch Library, at kristin.lee@tufts.edu.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
Location: CLIC 114

Click to Register: coming soon

In conjunction with the Pittsburgh Supercomputer Center (PSC), Tufts is offering a two day Big Data workshop. This workshop will focus on topics such as Hadoop and Spark and will be presented using the Wide Area Classroom (WAC) training platform.

Collaborative Learning and Innovation Complex (CLIC) 114, 574 Boston Ave Medford, MA 02155

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
Location: CLIC 114

Click to Register: coming soon

In conjunction with the Pittsburgh Supercomputer Center (PSC), Tufts is offering a two day Big Data workshop. This workshop will focus on topics such as Hadoop and Spark and will be presented using the Wide Area Classroom (WAC) training platform.

Collaborative Learning and Innovation Complex (CLIC) 114, 574 Boston Ave Medford, MA 02155

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Tisch Digital Design Studio (DDS)
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Tisch Library Mark Lab

This course will cover some examples of using the Tufts High Performance Compute Cluster (HPC) to manipulate Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data. Tufts HPC hosts many different tools and datasets to facilitate analysis of sequencing data. Basic knowledge of Linux and an account on Tufts Compute Cluster are required. To get an account go to: https://research.uit.tufts.edu/.  For tips on getting started with Linux or questions on this course, email tts-research@tufts.edu

Location: 574 Boston Ave. Room 310