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Data Visualization and Free Tableau Software for Students

Are you interested in developing your Data Science/Marketing Analytics skills using Data Visualization in Fall 2018? Download Tableau Desktop for free and gain valuable data skills. Read more about this software here. Review the Tableau training videos on Connecting Data and Visual Analytics and contact Lancie Affonso at to learn more about opportunities in Data Visualization.

Posted on March 13, 2018 in Research

Hands-On Research Opportunity with PASS

Are you interested in getting hands-on experience in school-based research in psychology with children and adolescents? If so, then you might be interested in a volunteer research position in the Division of Global and Community Health within Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at MUSC! PASS is a study of school mental health, school climate, and behavior among elementary and middle school students.

Hands-on experiences include (training provided):
-Conducting recruitment and research assessments in schools
-Preparing data collection materials
-Selected students would also have the opportunity to be involved in research presentations or publications

Candidates must be comfortable working with racially diverse families and have daytime availability during the week to go into schools with the team. There will be data collection days March through May, and opportunities are available for research involvement beyond May. Short-term candidates are welcome to apply.


Interested candidates should send cover letters and resumes to Dr. Katie Perkins at

Posted on March 8, 2018 in Research

William V. Moore Student Research Conference

The 2018 William V. Moore Student Research Conference will take place on Friday, April 13th. The conference is an opportunity for advanced high school and undergraduate students to present research on a variety of topics, including Southern and South Carolina politics, civil rights, political extremism, educational opportunity and economic development, political communication, human geographies and world politics. It is held in honor of William V. Moore, Phd., and reflects Professor Moore’s passionate commitment to undergraduate education and improving political discourse and educational and economic opportunities for all South Carolinians.

Students interested in participating can apply here. Applications are due Friday, March 9th. While the conference is centered around politics, students of all majors are encouraged to apply!

Questions? Contact Dr. Mark Long ( or Dr. Chris Day ( Additional information about the conference can be found here.

Posted on February 12, 2018 in Announcements & Events, Research

NASA DEVELOP National Program – Opportunity for Students & Recent Grads

What: NASA DEVELOP National Program

Where: NOAA’s National Center for Environmental Information (NCEI) in downtown Asheville, NC

When: 10-week programs are available during the summer, fall, and spring

Who: Anyone 18 and over, including currently enrolled college students and recent graduates

Why: Enhance technical and professional skills, receive and introduction to NASA Earth observation capabilities, and gain research and scientific communication experience.

How: See more details on the event flyer. Apply here!


Posted on June 12, 2017 in Internships & Jobs, Research

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