The Center for Social Science Computation and Research

April 18, 2019

Opportunities for social scientists through Amazon

Amazon has partnered with the University of Washington to create Amazon Catalyst, a program which provides project funding for solutions to problems facing the world today. As their current themes include computational social science, it seems fitting that we share the following opportunity with our constituency. Details below from Amazon. Amazon Catalyst at the UW…


March 29, 2019

CSSCR Newsletter, Spring 2019, Number I

From the Director Welcome back to spring and cherry blossoms!  This is our Spring 2019 CSSCR announcement/newsletter. Below you will find our listing of workshops for the quarter and some new data sources.  Do check out our new website http://csscr.washington.edu/ for updates and for any necessary changes in our workshop scheduling! As always, registration is…


February 7, 2019

[UPDATED] Winter 2019 Workshops Rescheduled

Update 13 Feb 2019: These events have been pushed back another week. All instructions still apply, if you have already registered you do not need to register a second time. To those registered to attend our Data Wrangling in R and Intermediate SPSS workshops this last Tuesday, we were unable to host these workshops due…


January 4, 2019

CSSCR Newsletter, Winter 2019, Number I

CSSCR Winter 2019, Number I From the Director Welcome back to campus after an extended holiday break and Happy New Year! This is our Winter 2019 CSSCR announcement. Below you will find our listing of workshops for the quarter and some new data sources.  Do check out our new website http://csscr.washington.edu/ for updates and for…


October 26, 2018

CSSCR Newsletter, Autumn 2018, Number I

CSSCR Autumn 2018, Number I From the Director Welcome back to campus for Academic Year 2018-19! This is our Autumn CSSCR announcement. Below you will find our listing of workshops for the quarter and some new data sources. Do check out our new CSSCR website for updates and for changes in our workshop scheduling! As…


July 18, 2018

Welcome to the new CSSCR Website!

Hello! This new website more closely aligns with design principles utilized across the University of Washington. It also puts us in a position to decommission julius.csscr.washington.edu, a server that has served (ahem) CSSCR dutifully for well over a decade. If you find problems with this new site, please notify our webmaster and we’ll do what…