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We’ve been running regular Software Carpentry workshops at St Andrews for a number of years, and they’ve generally been well received (and…

Date Thursday January 19, 2023
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We’re running an in-person Software Carpentry workshop in Parliament Hall on 19th and 20th October 2022. We’ll be covering working with…

Date Thursday August 25, 2022
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Via the Software Sustainability Institute. The FAIR4S Working Group has released version 1.0 of the FAIR Principles for Research Software.…

Date Wednesday June 29, 2022
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Coding Club is moving R workshops online

The Coding Club at the University of Edinburgh is moving its free R workshops online. As per their website, Coding Club “[wants] to replace statistics anxiety and code fear with inspiration and motivation to learn[…]…

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Getting started with GitLab

The University has a GitLab instance [VPN], which researchers can use to host Git repositories. It also provides other features to complement this core function, which I’ll touch on below. First of all, a few…

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Working From Home

We’re all working from home at the moment. Obviously, the regular routine is disrupted and there are more, or at least different, distractions to deal with, especially if you’ve got primary school-age children like I…