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HMC Scientific Computing Workshop Series for Spring 2015

With the finals around the corner and the summer break soon to follow, we will wrap up the HMC Scientific Computing Workshop Series for Spring 2015 with these three popular workshops: Essential MATLAB for Beginners (FULL) April 30th at 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm in Aviation Room at Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons R for Statistical Computing May […]

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A Big Data Day Workshop at Harvey Mudd College

Harvey Mudd Scientific Computing Seminar Series: XSEDE HPC Workshop on Big Data Workshop Registration: https://www.xsede.org/web/xup/course-calendar/-/training-user/class/378/session/629 Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 Time: 8 am to 2 pm Location: Shanahan 2461 in Shanahan Center at Harvey Mudd College This workshop is open to public We are pleased to announce a one-day Big Data workshop on Tuesday, April 7, […]

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February 2015 Update from the CIO

We had such a busy Fall semester that I was unable to send out updates.  In this one, I will cover developments since my last update in late August. I hope you have some time to read it. People Starting with the most important aspect of all organizations, I have the pleasure of introducing three people.  Taylor […]

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Shanahan Center brings dramatic increase in service requests

As the table below makes clear, we are seeing a huge increase in the number of requests for CIS services in the Shanahan Center. We are happy to have this “problem”, but we are having to work hard to make sure that we are delivering services as efficiently as possible. To that end, we have […]

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NSF Cyberinfrastructure Grants

There are a few NSF grant programs currently accepting proposals that have to do with cyberinfrastructure, including one for Network Design and Implementation for Small Institutions and another category for “Instrument Networking, which recognizes scientific instrumentation as key campus infrastructure components to promote requiring high-performance, advanced networking”. Together with Los Nettos, our regional network organization, […]

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Mathematica Seminar at Harvey Mudd College

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We are pleased to announce that a Mathematica seminar will be held on our campus (Aviation Room in Hoch-Shanahan) on Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 from noon to 1 pm. Please come join us to learn more about new Mathematica 10 features that can help your job done more easily and efficiently. Seats are limited, so please register […]

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Workday Student

As I mentioned before,  the Claremont Colleges have decided to participate in Workday’s Strategic Influencer program for the Workday Student product.   This initiative is now taking more shape.  The following people have been appointed to the Workday Strategic Influencer Project Team: Margeret Adorno (Registrar, Pomona) Mark Ashley (Registrar, HMC) Andrew Dorantes (Treasurer, HMC) Robert […]

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Claremont Colleges will use Workday Financial Management

I hope you all saw the announcement about Workday Financial Management.  This is big news for lots of reasons. Last year, the intercollegiate Budget and Financial Affairs Committee (BFAC) began looking for a replacement for the aging Datatel financial system that is run by the Claremont University Consortium (CUC).  The BFAC narrowed its requirements down […]

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Spring Semester 2015 Reminders

Happy New Year! Here are a few reminders about IT services for the Spring 2015 Semester. CIS Help Desk The Help Desk is located in the Learning Studio on the ground floor of Sprague. The hours are 8am-5pm, including lunch hour. Please send a support request via our request form or send us email at […]

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Technology in the Shanahan Center – Spring 2015

Short version: If you are planning to use only the video projectors or LCD screens in the Shanahan Center this Spring, then read no further. If you are planning to use any other technology you should read on. To request the use of any of the technologies described below please send an email to the […]

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