New classroom, computers, workshops
New Apple Macintosh M1 computers are ready for hosting new workshops in person again.
Apple M1 Macintosh
The classroom is now equipped with Macintosh mac-mini computers with the new M1 chip. These are attached to Dell 4K display monitors providing a crisp image and easy connections.
While there are many options for R and Python workshops that are available on Campus, as detailed in a previous announcement (R and Python workshops – Fall 2022) there is still a need for “in house” options to be offered and make use of the Biochem classroom. These will be announced shortly.
In the plan are new workshops for R and Python based on freely available books or courses. There are lots of online tutorials, whether videos or in print. But it is time and practice that will help learning. New usage of the classroom will help in that endeavor.
In addition to “introductory” materials the following resources will be used:
Books using R:
Books using Python:
UW-Madison personnel has access to “LinkedIn Learning” (previously known as Lynda.com) professional courses. Specific courses from these resources may be used as additional support.