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Spatial Analysis Study Group
CSDS' Spatial Study Group for students, faculty and research staff meets weekly or bi-weekly throughout the quarter to discuss spatial research — from research ideas to published work.

Tuesdays, 9-11am
Searle Chemistry Lab - Room 240A


R Spatial Workshop
Angela Li of CSDS teaches you how to work effectively with spatial data in R.

Tuesdays noon-1pm - October 8, 2019 - November 26, 2019
Searle Chemistry Lab - Room 240A


Environment Data Science Lunch 
The Environmental Data Lunch brings together a community working on spatial data issues, especially with regards to the environmental sciences. This meeting is intended also to be the core meeting for NRT students.

Thursdays noon-1:30pm
Searle Chemistry Lab - Room 240A

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The Tobler Society RSO is a YouthMappers Chapter at the University of Chicago to bring together students curious about spatial data science and harnessing spatial knowledge for social good. 71 students attended the initial meeting!

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Impact Stories: In 2018, 18 students and 9 visiting researchers joined 7 CSDS staff and director Luc Anselin to engage in spatial computational research. Here are some of their stories.

Screen Shot 2019-03-15 at 3.34.48 AM_thumb.png Beyond UChicago: CSDS is active in building open spatial data science communities beyond UChicago.  Here are some of the events.
2019-10-18_teaching_thumb.jpeg Computational Social Science: CSDS supports the larger computational social science community at UChicago through several initiatives.