LACOL > Data Science and Environmental Studies Workshop 2018

Data Science and Environmental Studies Session

May 31 and June 1 Carleton College Weitz 126, 230

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- part of the 2018 Consortium Workshop


  • Identify LACOL people interested in DS ES teaching collaboration
  • Meet each other and share how DS and ES are organized on LACOL campuses
  • Brainstorm collaborations to improve DS and ES teaching and learning using the LACOL consortium
  • Determine next steps for moving forward collaborations

Pre-work before the May 31 meeting:

  • Fill out the DS/ES LACOL information survey (for all interested - not just participants) by May 18
  • Review the survey responses to understand shared areas of interest and collaboration by May 31


May 31 - 9:30-10:30 Weitz 136

9:35 Introductions and goals for the workshop

9:40 History of the thinking behind this session

9:50 Discussion of small group topics submitted in survey

  • informed by pre-workshop survey results

10:20 Identify your breakout group for tomorrow

10:25 Road Check (link here)

10:30 Adjourn

June 1 10:30-noon Weitz 230

10:30 Report from Road Check and goals for this session

Work in small groups (break out space)

Example: Action_plan_guideline.docx (Microsoft Word 2007 (.docx) 16kB May7 18)

  • Group common goal - 1 or 2 sentences
  • Barriers and resources (who needs to be involved)
  • Action plan - concrete next step

11:30 Groups report back

11:45 Prepare full group synopsis to report to plenary at 3:00

12:00 Adjourn