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Save the Date for Research Computing Days Feb. 16-17

Re-submitted from: Boise State University News Page

Save the date for Research Computing Days Feb. 16-17, two days of presentations and workshops dealing with scientific computing. Events are from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. each day in the Student Union Building. Events include:

  • Software Carpentry Courses in Unix Shell, Git, Python, MATLAB, and R.
  • Special guest speaker talks on Supercomputing in Plain English (SiPE), including “What the Heck is Supercomputing?”
  • Buzz Session: Pizza and Posters to share and explore computational and data-intensive research being done by students at Boise State.
  • Lightning talks presented by Boise State researchers
  • Resources Fair and a FREE Appetizer Lunch sponsored by OIT
  • User Group Kickoff for Python, MATLAB, and R

Research Computing Days is free for anyone in the campus research community, from graduate assistants to established researchers. See the agenda or find the Software Carpentry registration form at For more information, email