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April 2, 2021

CSSCR Newsletter Spring 2021

From the Director: CSSCR’s key services remain online for Spring quarter. Our “drop in” consulting services can simply be accessed by sending a request to csscr@uw.edu with a brief description of your question/problem; this allows us to route you to the most appropriate consultant on duty. Consultants are on duty from 8AM to 9PM M-Th…


March 18, 2021

CSSCR Spring 2021 Break Hours / Spring Quarter 2021

Dear CSSCR users: As is customary CSSCR will provide limited services over Spring break. During the week of March 22 we will have online consulting hours from 9AM to 5PM on Monday through Friday. To access our online consultants just simply email CSSCR@uw.edu with a brief description of your problem. You will be routed to…


January 14, 2021

CSSCR Newsletter, Winter 2021

From the Director: As we have previously announced CSSCR services largely remain online again for Winter quarter. Our “drop in” consulting services can simply be accessed by sending a request to csscr@uw.edu with a brief description of your question/problem; this allows us to route you to the most appropriate consultant on duty. Consultants are on…


December 23, 2020

Winter Break and Winter Quarter

CSSCR will be operating at a very limited capacity from 12/23 until Monday 1/4 when we return for Winter Quarter 2021. We will not have online consulting during this break period and limited other services. Please send an email to CSSCR@uw.edu and we will respond as quickly as possible. Winter Quarter plans are to provide…


October 29, 2020

New CSSCR workshop for Autumn Quarter and notice of postponement

Hello all, We are pleased to announce a new workshop offering this quarter, one which caters to the evolving needs of the UW community during this period of remote learning. Course description below: Using Google Sheets for Basic Statistics and Graphs Description:  This workshop provides a basic look at using Google Sheets for introductory descriptive…


October 16, 2020

CSSCR Newsletter, Autumn 2020

From the Director As our website has indicated CSSCR is operating primarily on an online basis for Autumn Quarter.   Our key “drop-in” consulting services are online and accessed by sending a request to CSSCR@uw.edu with a brief description on your problem/help needed.  We will then route your request to the appropriate consultant on duty and…


September 29, 2020

Autumn Quarter 2020

Dear All: The start of the Academic Year 2020-21 finds CSSCR mainly operating online. With the current social distancing measures in place and the fact that Savery Hall is basically closed to the outside, CSSCR is operating our consultant services fully online and our day to day in-person office operations and other services are primarily…


June 21, 2020

Summer Quarter 2020 Sessions A&B

Dear All: The start of Summer Session 2020 still finds us mainly operating online. With the current social distancing measures in place, CSSCR is operating our consultant services fully on-line and our day to day in-person office operations remain closed (though see below for access to some in-person services). Both of our instructional classroom computing…


April 3, 2020

Spring Quarter—CSSCR Services

Dear All: The start of Spring Quarter 2020 is upon us in a very different format! With the important social distancing measures in place, CSSCR is operating nearly fully on-line. This note simply points to key services in operation and how to access them, as well as some service closures. Drop-in consulting services are fully…


Notice: Service Changes for CSSCR Remote Desktops

CSSCR Users, About two years ago, the University of Washington instituted new rules around Windows Remote Desktop access to campus which required the use of a VPN to access these resources from off campus. CSSCR secured an exemption to this policy. Due to a changing security environment as well as out of interest in further…


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