Open lab and workshops

The Data Science Lab welcomes students, staff, and faculty of all disciplines and levels to collaborate on common projects. We host regular workshops and applied project open lab sessions to provide mentorship, hands on exercises and networking opportunities to help you learn and use data science as a way to solve real-world problems.

Summer Events

Pre-recorded Mini workshops

Learn some of the basics of data science in our virtual mini workshops. We will show you how to import data, build models, and interpret results using multiple techniques in the R and Python programming language.

R basics: Intro to programming in the R coding language
Python basics: Intro to programming in the Python coding language

Contact Kerri Rittschof and request the recording. 

New Date!!!
Data Visualization Tableau virtual workshop

This half day virtual workshop, we will complete hands-on training in the basics of visualizing data with Tableau, from making charts to composing dashboards. No previous experience required, but you will need your own laptop. 

Tues June 21 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Missed the workshop, contact Kerri Rittschof and request the recording. 

Lab sessions

Our open labs provide an opportunity to understand concepts and develop skills in data science. 

If you are not on our mailing list, please email to request to be added to receive information on upcoming events and the links to the sessions. 

Fall 2022 labs

Check back soon for Fall 2022 labs!

The series will be a set of instructional and participatory events to inform on various and necessary key skills in data science.

We will meet Wednesdays from 10 -11 a.m. (AZ time)


Fall Open project

Fall 2022

Check back soon!




Missed a Spring 2022 open lab? Email to request a recording.

Faculty, staff and students interested in an ongoing project, new collaboration, or learning more may contact