Celebrate the start of a new academic year with SWIGS! All SWIGS Members are welcome. If you study water at UW, that's you! Snackatizers will be provided, with the bar available to order drinks and meals. Also celebrating the conclusion of WATER 602 for the CWP Cohort.
We encourage SWIGS members to join us and attend the Global Climate Strike in Waterloo, supporting youth efforts for Climate Action. Be creative and make your own sign! We will meet in front of the Davis Centre Library at 11:30 and take the ION to Waterloo Town Square to join the strike. The strike is officially from 12-2:30 so even if you can only make it for part of the time, we would love to have you join. Looking forward to seeing everyone there!
What is one challenge water researchers all have in common...data management! This workshop will cover various techniques that can be used to keep your data consistent and organized. Please bring your own laptop for this workshop.
This will take place in PHY 145 from 10:00am-3:00pm. Coffee, snacks and lunch will be provided. Please bring your own mug.
The R Basics workshop will be a guided introduction to coding using R, which has many applications for water researchers in science and math. Join us for a morning introductory session covering R basics, followed by some intermediate level problem solving in the afternoon. Please bring your own laptop for this workshop.
This will take place in PHY 145. Coffee, snacks and lunch will be provided. Please bring your own mug.
Become familiar with the tools and terminology of GIS! Our introduction to GIS workshop will cover basic and intermediate level map making skills using ArcGIS and QGIS software.
Location is TBD. Coffee, snacks and lunch will be provided. Please bring your own mug.