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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…


March 9, 2020

CSSCR Response to Corona Virus Classroom Closures

During these last two weeks of Winter Quarter our classroom labs will be closed. We will be opening our drop-in computer labs for student use for as much of the time as staffing allows during the day but will be closed at 5pm rather than 9pm throughout the week. Our main office will also likely…


January 9, 2020

CSSCR Newsletter, Winter 2020

From the Director Welcome to the New Year 2020 and the new decade! Hope all enjoyed the long winter vacation and are moderately prepared for the new quarter! This is our Winter 2020 CSSCR announcement/newsletter. Below you will find our listing of workshops for the Winter quarter. As always, registration is open and free to…


December 18, 2019

CSSCR Winter Break Hours

For the period 12/16/19 to 1/3/2020 CSSCR has reduced hours and no drop-in consultants available. Our Main Office will be open M-F 9AM-12noon and 1PM-4PM but closed 12/24 and 12/31. The drop-in computer lab and access to classrooms will be available only when the Main Office is staffed. (Note: there may be some periodic short…


September 26, 2019

CSSCR Newsletter, Autumn 2019

From the Director Academic Year 2019-20 is upon us—welcome to and welcome back to campus and Autumn Quarter!  This is our Autumn 2019 CSSCR announcement/newsletter. Below you will find our listing of workshops for the quarter. As always, registration is open and free to anyone in the UW community. Please let your colleagues, staff, and…


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