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REDCap Introduction [11/19/15] »

Date: November 19, 2015 | Time: 1pm-4pm | Location: TAB 108 | Register REDCap is a secure, web-based application designed to support web-based data capture, including surveys. Although it was originally designed for research studies, REDCap can also be used for collecting and managing data for operational support purposes. More information: . . .

SPSS Level 2 [11/11/15] »

Date: November 11, 2015 | Time: 1pm-4:30pm | Location: TAB 108 | Register Learning Objectives: Produce summary statistics for categorical and scale variables (Chap. 4) Create and edit charts (Chap. 5) Customize SPSS output using the SPSS Output Viewer and SPSS Pivot Table Editor (Chap. 6) Export SPSS output to MS Office applications a . . .

Banner Maintenance Scheduled For Saturday (11/7/15) »

VCU Technology Services has scheduled upgrades for the systems that support eServices between 8A.M. and noon on Saturday, November 7, 2015. During this time, eServices and all Banner Forms will be unavailable while these upgrades are installed. Please contact the VCU helpIT Center (828-2227, with any questions . . .

Google Calendar Issue (11/4/15) »

UPDATE (1:40pm):  The problem with Google Calendar has been resolved. Google is investigating reported issues with Google Calendar.  Google Calendar is unavailable for some users.  We will continue monitor the status of the issue with Google Calendar and update this posting as new information becomes available. . . .

Access 2013: Database Design Strategies [11/10/15] »

Date: November 10, 2015 | Time: 9am-12pm | Location: Sanger B1-020 | Register Have you ever wanted to understand how to design well-formed tables and queries in MS Access? Have you ever wanted to know the pros/cons of table and query design? This is the course for you! More information: Prerequisites, registration, & course details... . . .

PowerPoint ’13 Animation Techniques [11/6/15] »

Date: November 6, 2015 | Time: 9am-12pm | Location: TAB 108 | Register PowerPoint 2013 is the latest presentation application from Microsoft. Many users are not aware of the full potential the program and its new features. This workshop will show you how to use these tools to apply animation and creatively to enhance your PowerPoint presentation. . . .

Excel 2013 Charts & Pivot Tables [11/5/15] »

Date: November 5, 2015 | Time: 9am-12pm | Location: TAB 108 | Register Excel Charts Charts are visual representations of worksheet data. Charts often makes it easier to understand the data in a worksheet because users can easily pick out patterns and trends illustrated in the chart that are otherwise difficult to see. Pivot Table A p . . .

Network Connectivity Issue (10/29/15) »

This morning, Network Services removed DNS address from service. The impact of this is been seen with customers who have a static IP set for DNS on their machine. Customers are encouraged to contact their local desktop support to change their DNS setting to "auto" or the VCU helpIT Center (828-2227, for assistance.   . . .

Internet Latency Issues Reported (10/26/15) »

Network Services is reporting that there was an issue with one of our two Internet providers earlier this afternoon that presented as slow loading pages and services for off campus connections. As a result we have shut down the troublesome connection and staff are working to determine the cause of the latency. Once the issue is resolved, . . .

Introductory R [10/30/15] »

Date: October 30, 2015 | Time: 10am-4pm | Location: TAB 108 | Register R is a programming language and environment for statistical computing and graphics. Topics covered in this course include a walkthrough the basics of R commands, reading data into R, combine data, data structures including vectors, matrices and data frames, R logic, basic descrip . . .

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