Events

 
  • Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

    Multilevel Models Using R and Stata 
    Desmond D. Wallace and Scott LaCombe
    March 27, 1:30pm - 2:45pm
    61 Schaeffer Hall
     

    This workshop will provide a tutorial on multilevel models (also known as hierarchical linear models). This workshop will cover how to conduct multilevel analyses using both R and Stata with continuous and binary dependent variables. We assume that participants have no prior knowledge of multilevel modeling and only basic familiarity with R and Stata. Example code will be provided.

  • Friday, March 15th, 2019

    Scraping in Python 
    Zhiya Zuo
    March 15, 12:30pm - 2:20pm
    C208 Pappajohn Business Building 

  • Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

    Gabriele Villarini, Associate Professor of Civil Engineering & Environmental Engineering and Director of IIHR Hydroscience & Engineering, will present this week's topic.

    The PPC is a co-sponsor of the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council (ICFRC) community luncheons, which seek to promote understanding of international issues with expert speakers from around the world.

  • Thursday, March 7th, 2019

    The PPC is proud to co-sponsor this UI Lecture Committee event.

  • Thursday, March 7th, 2019

    Danielle Lussier, Associate Professor of Political Science at Grinnell College, will present this week's topic.

    The PPC is a co-sponsor of the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council (ICFRC) community luncheons, which seek to promote understanding of international issues with expert speakers from around the world.

  • Saturday, March 2nd, 2019

    Each year the University of Iowa Veterans Association (UIVA) holds a spring fundraiser at the Iowa City VFW Post 3949 to support student veterans. This year, the UIVA fundraiser will be held on Saturday, March 2, 2019, from 5:30 – 9:00 pm., and will include a dinner, silent auction, and live music.

    Proceeds will support professional development initiatives, such as business attire scholarships, funding for academic conferences and business cards, and coordination of early access at a UI job fair with employers specifically interested in hiring veterans.

  • Thursday, February 28th, 2019

    Menevis Cilizoglu, Assistant Professor of Political Science at St. Olaf College, will present this week's topic.

    The PPC is a co-sponsor of the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council (ICFRC) community luncheons, which seek to promote understanding of international issues with expert speakers from around the world.

  • Monday, February 25th, 2019

    Intro to Data Visualization Using Stata 
    Scott LaCombe
    February 25, 1:30pm - 2:45pm
    13 Schaeffer Hall 

    This workshop will provide a basic introduction to graphics in Stata. Topics for this workshop primarily covers creating and editing presentation-quality graphics (e.g. bar graphs, box plots, scatterplots) using stata code. This is an introductory workshop appropriate for those with only basic familiarity with Stata. Example code will be provided.

  • Saturday, February 23rd, 2019

    The Public Policy Center is proud to once again co-sponsor Iowa City Darwin Day. For more details and schedule, click here.

  • Friday, February 22nd, 2019

    The Public Policy Center is proud to once again co-sponsor Iowa City Darwin Day. For more details and schedules, click here.

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