Intro to Clustering + Social Mixer

Saturday, Feb 9, 2019
Hanszen Glass Classroom

learn about clustering and get to know other RDS members

Rice's Inaugural Datathon

Friday, Jan 25, 2019
Liu Idea Lab for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Lilie)

build an awesome data science project!

Hack Night: Learning over Break

Monday, Dec 3, 2018
Liu Idea Lab for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Lilie)

design a DS learning plan over the break

Introduction to Sentiment Analysis

Sunday, Nov 18, 2018
Liu Idea Lab for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Lilie)

learn how to model and visualize sentiment in textual data

Hack Night: ggplot2 and perceptron

Tuesday, Oct 30, 2018
Liu Idea Lab for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Lilie)

build cool graphs in ggplot and implement perceptron

Exploratory Data Analysis in R

Sunday, Oct 14, 2018
DCH 1064

learn the basics of loading, cleaning, transforming, and visualizing data with the tidyverse

RDS General Meeting F18

Tuesday, Oct 2, 2018
DCH 1064

learn about the events we'll be holding this semester

Interpretable Machine Learning with LIME

Thursday, Mar 29, 2018
SEW 309

gain some insights on probing black-box models for interpretation

Introduction to Data Visualization with ggplot2

Saturday, Mar 3, 2018
DCH 1064

learn how to build elegant visualizations with ggplot2

Data Science at a Research Hospital

Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018
Keck 101

learn about real life applications of machine learning in a medical context

Your first R Package

Thursday, Feb 22, 2018
Brockman 101

learn how to create your own R package!

Cloud Computing

Sunday, Oct 1, 2017

learn how to run models on AWS, GCP, and FloydHub

Basic Classification Models

Sunday, Sep 24, 2017

learn about logistic regression, svm, decision trees, cross-validation, scikit-learn

Industry Data Science Preston Smith

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017
DCH 1064

learn about data science in the advertising industry from a rice alum

Managing and Visualizing Data

Sunday, Sep 17, 2017
DCH 1070

learn how to use git, numpy, pandas, matplotlib for data science

Time-Series + Finance with Michael Weylandt

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017
DCH 1064

learn about statistical methods applied to financial time-series data