Workshop/Seminar Examples

A series of workshops or seminars on various aspects of the statistical data analysis methodologies and computing is offered to the Acadia communities and other researchers. These workshops are free for Acadia students.


Fall Guest Lecture: Data Exploration on a Sample of Cardiovascular Health Data

Spring Guest Lecture: Data Visualization
(Data Liberation Initiative Atlantic, 2009)

SAS Workshops: Data Analysis Using SAS

Time: 3:00 - 4:30pm, Tuesday March 31st & Friday April 3rd
Location: HSH 202

Preparation Steps:

1. Installation of the Window SAS 9.1 on your laptop:
Install SAS 9.1 from the Acadia public drive P,

2. Create a directory named "SAS" for the workshop on your hard drive C:

3. Download data set folder and example folder and save them into C:\SAS\


  • R tutorial sessions

Time: 4:30pm to 6:30pm on Monday, September 8 and Wednesday, September 10   
Location: BAC 138

If you are interested in the tutorial, please contact us by email to .

For tutorial notes or more information, please click the link below.


  • R Problem Solving Sessions

Time: Tuesday's 3:00pm to 4:30pm on Jan. 23, Jan. 30, Feb. 6 and Feb. 13
Location: HSH 422