Tag: research

Future Forests Fellowship Recipient – Sara Barron

Future Forests Fellowship Recipient – Sara Barron

I think what makes the UBC Forestry Grad Program stand out is the accessibility of the professors and the staff. You can really tell they really care about student success Being a Future Forests Fellowship holder really gave…

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Schapiro Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) 2018

Schapiro Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) 2018

(cheerful music) – The SURF program has been great, because when you’re applying to graduate schools they want to see undergraduate research experience, and you can’t get that at every college. So here at Randolph-Macon it’s a wonderful…

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ICPSR in Education – Teaching, Learning, & Research Experience!

ICPSR in Education – Teaching, Learning, & Research Experience!

We’ll get started on the presentation. Again, welcome to ICPSR in Education. Today we’re going to spend a little bit of time talking about a number of different kinds of tools that ICPSR has that can be used…

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My ICPSR is … Share your story about ICPSR’s impact!

My ICPSR is … Share your story about ICPSR’s impact!

ICPSR is a finalist for a National Medal for Museum and Library Service! We asked a bunch of people to fill in the blank. ICPSR is … … easy to use data! … the place for US Crime…

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Join All of Us in California

Join All of Us in California

UC San Diego Health is proud to participate in the All of Us Research Program. All of Us is totally unprecedented in its scale the goal is to help researchers understand more about why people get sick or…

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ICPSR – Erik Austin talks about the early years of the Consortium

ICPSR – Erik Austin talks about the early years of the Consortium

Warren Miller didn’t have any trouble convincing scholars to use these resources. In the 1950s, the American National Election Study was a very hot commodity. In 1960, the book co-authored by Miller, Converse, Campbell, and Stokes, came out…

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A DDI Primer: An overview and examples of DDI in action

A DDI Primer: An overview and examples of DDI in action

[Barry] Good afternoon everybody and thank you for joining our webinar about the Data Documentation Initiative. The title of the presentation is a DDI Primer: An Overview and Examples of DDI in Action. My name is Barry Radler,…

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Introduction to the Endeavour Scholarship and Fellowships

Introduction to the Endeavour Scholarship and Fellowships

There is no other scholarship out there that gives such fantastic support to students, researchers and professionals. The stand out thing for me was to meet new people from all over the world and to build up a…

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ICPSR – Erik Austin talks about the consortium of the 1970’s

ICPSR – Erik Austin talks about the consortium of the 1970’s

One of the milestones is a triple hitter milestone, is 1975. And about then we discontinued the sending of punch cards out to fulfill requests. Thereafter, we had two decades of sending out data on magnetic tape which…

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Tips for SSHRC scholarship and fellowship applicants

Tips for SSHRC scholarship and fellowship applicants

Well the goal of the talent program is to support students and postdoctoral researchers to develop the next generation of leaders and researchers not only in academia, but in the private, public and nonprofit sectors And within the…

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