CSCAR offers free workshops

By | October 18, 2019
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Consulting for Statistics, Computing and Analytics Research (CSCAR) provides consulting services and training opportunities in statistics, data science, and advanced research computation through:

  • Free consulting services, available in person by appointment, on a walk-in basis, or online–consulting is open to all U-M researchers.
  • Workshops on a variety of topics open to all members of the U-M community–most workshops are free for U-M researchers (including all U-M students).

CSCAR invites all members of the campus community interested in making more effective use of data analysis and computation in their research to make use of our services, regardless of skill level or academic background. Visit the CSCAR website at for additional information and to schedule individual consultation sessions. Administrative questions can be directed to


See for the latest schedule. Upcoming free workshops include machine learning with Tensorflow, data management in R, mediation modeling, Stata, data visualization, Python, and much more. Seating is limited and registration is required, see for more information.

One-on-one consulting services for researchers of all skill levels are available. Consulting can be used to discuss any aspect of data analysis and computation related to research. Anyone interested in help setting up an account and getting acquainted with the features of the new Great Lakes computing service can use the CSCAR walk-in service for basic assistance to get up and running.