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The Fourteenth Anniversary

Fourteen years ago this October, I had the good fortune to attend a one-day workshop titled Open Source/Open Science at Brookhaven National Laboratory...
July 19, 2013

Welcome Our New Instructors

We're very pleased to welcome a dozen new instructors to the Software Carpentry team: Diego Barneche John Blischak Daniel Falster Rich FitzJohn St...
July 19, 2013

Data Science Workflows

Half a dozen of us got together yesterday morning to chat about The Bad Data Handbook, what the curriculum for a Software Carpentry-style bootcamp for...
July 18, 2013

Biological Computing User Stories

Three years ago, when we rebooted Software Carpentry, we wrote some brief descriptions of our intended audience and how we thought we could help the...
July 17, 2013

Computational Competence for Biologists

On July 8 and 9, I had the pleasure of taking part in a two-day workshop at SESYNC to discuss what we ought to teach biologists about computing. It ...
July 16, 2013