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Get Help with Data Visualization and Analysis at DASIL (HSSC S1310)

Grinnell’s Data Analysis and Social Inquiry Lab (DASIL) helps students and faculty members integrate data analysis into research and classroom work.

In addition to software training and data-set preparation, the lab also:

  • provides experiential learning for student tutors;
  • facilitates faculty workshops;
  • helps students collect and analyze data; and
  • offers classroom assistance including exercises, instruction assistance, and student workshops.

The special expertise of student staff members is noted in the schedule. All staff can also assist with Tableau, Excel, basic statistics, and finding and downloading data.

Spring 2019 Schedule

Morning Hours: Monday–Friday 10–Noon

Afternoon Hours: Monday–Friday 1–5 p.m.

Evening Hours: Sunday–Thursday 7–11 p.m.

No evening hours during finals week.

Appointments: In addition to hours listed below, staff are also available by appointment. Email DASIL to schedule an appointment.

DASIL Staff Hours and Specialties

Sunday

  • 7–9 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, D3.js, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau
  • 9-11 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau

Monday

  • 10 a.m.-Noon
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, R, Stata, Tableau
  • 1-5 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, Stata, Tableau
  • 7–9 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, D3.js, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau
  • 9 – 11 p.m.
    • Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau

Tuesday

  • 10 a.m. – noon
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, Stata, Tableau
  • 7 p.m. – 11 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, D3.js, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau
  • 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, Python, R, Stata
  • 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau

Wednesday

  • 10 a.m. – noon
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, R, Stata, Tableau
  • 9 p.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau
  • 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, D3.js, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau
  • 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau
  • 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, Stata, Tableau

Thursday

  • 10 a.m. – noon
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, Stata, Tableau
  • 7 p.m. – 11 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, D3.js, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau
  • 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, Python, R, Stata
  • 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
    • Excel, Minitab, NVivo, Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau

Friday

  • 10 a.m. – noon
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, NVivo, R, Stata, Tableau
  • 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
    • ArcGIS, Excel, Minitab, Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau