Events

 
  • Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

    THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELED UNDER THE UNIVERSITY'S DIRECTIVE TO MOVE ALL CLASSES ONLINE.

    In this workshop you will learn the basics of survey development. You will be introduced to best practices for writing questions about attitudes, behaviors, knowledge, and demographics. We will also discuss how to compile questions into a functional survey and how to evaluate a final survey. 

    To register, click here.

  • Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

    This series of webinars features mathematicians telling stories of how math has made an impact. Dawn Woodard and Daniel McGehee will explain how math impacts your daily drive to the office.

  • Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

    Join the University of Iowa Center for Human Rights for "Human Rights and COVID-19: How Human Rghts Helps us Understand the Pandemic and Our Responses to it."

  • Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020

    THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELED UNDER THE UNIVERSITY'S DIRECTIVE TO MOVE ALL CLASSES ONLINE.

     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 Stata with continuous and binary dependent variables. We assume that participants have no prior knowledge of multilevel modeling and only basic familiarity with Stata. Example code will be provided.

  • Tuesday, September 8th, 2020 to Wednesday, September 9th, 2020

    The PPC is proud to co-sponsor this two day conference.

    40 Years Forward – A Human Trafficking and Intimate Partner Violence Conference hosted by the Domestic Violence Intervention Program (DVIP) is a two-day conference held on Tuesday, April 28th and Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 at the Coralville Marriott Hotel and Conference Center.

  • Monday, April 6th, 2020

    As part of the annual Science of Health Equity Summit, this webinar will discuss the intersection of the criminal justice system and health disparities.

  • Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

    THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELED UNDER THE UNIVERSITY'S DIRECTIVE TO MOVE ALL CLASSES ONLINE.

    This workshop aims to cover a comprehensive introduction to analyzing network data. Participants will be introduced to techniques of network analysis such as calculating network statistics (e.g. transitivity, dyad and triad census), basic network regression, and exponential random graph models (ERGMs). I assume that participants have no prior knowledge of network analysis and only basic familiarity with R. Example code will be provided.

  • Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

    THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELED UNDER TO THE UNIVERSITY'S DIRECTIVE TO MOVE ALL CLASSES ONLINE.

    ISRC Workshop: Data Management and Data Mining Using Python 
    Sulyun Lee
    Wednesday, March 25, 1:30pm - 2:45pm
    C250 Pappajohn Business Building 

  • Tuesday, March 24th, 2020

    THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELED UNDER THE UNIVERSITY'S DIRECTIVE TO MOVE ALL CLASSES ONLINE.

    ISRC Workshop: Advanced Data Management and Analysis with SPSS
    Kevin Smith
    Tuesday, March 24, 1:30pm – 2:45pm
    E146 Adler Journalism Building 

  • Monday, March 23rd, 2020

    THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELED UNDER TO THE UNIVERSITY'S DIRECTIVE TO MOVE ALL CLASSES ONLINE.

    ISRC Workshop: Introduction to Qualitative Research Analysis 
    Adriana Maldonado
    Monday, March 23, 12:30pm – 1:20pm
    College of Public Health Building, Room TBD

  • Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

    ISRC Workshop: Introduction to SPSS 
    Emily Wetherell
    Wednesday, March 11, 2:00pm - 2:50pm
    C201 College of Public Health Building 

     

    This workshop provides a brief introduction to the basics of SPSS. We will cover the following topics: (1) How to import data, (2) How to transform data and create new variables, and (3) How to do analyses such as descriptive statistics, correlations, and mean comparisons. No previous SPSS experience is necessary!

  • Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

    The PPC is proud to co-sponsor the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council (ICFRC) series of luncheons. For more information about the series, click here. Follow the link to the topics you are interested in to register.

    Kevin Washburn, dean of the University of Iowa College of Law and former assistant secretary of Indian Affairs at the U.S. Department of the Interior under President Obama, presented this topic.

  • Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

    ISRC Workshop: Intro to Data Visualization Using Stata 
    Scott LaCombe
    Wednesday, March 11, 11:00am - 12:15pm
    51 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.

  • Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

    David Cwiertny, director of the UI Center for Health Effects of Environmental Contamination and Jerry Schnoor, co-director of the UI Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research shared updates on the work of the centers to address some of Iowa’s leading environmental challenges with Iowa legislators.

    The event was open to the public.

  • Saturday, March 7th, 2020

    The University of Iowa Public Policy Center sponsored a fundraising dinner and concert to support the 1,500 UI student veterans and their families.

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