Introduction to Python


Friday, September 13, 2019, 9:30am to 12:30pm


HBS - Cumnock Hall, Room 220


This workshop introduces the basic elements of Python, a general purpose programming language commonly used for data cleaning, analysis, visualization, and other applications. Participants will learn how to use the language as well as how to set up a development environment for Python on their personal computer. This workshop is intended for social scientists who are new to programming. No experience is required.

Workshop Preparation

Computers with Python pre-loaded are available on a first-come, first-served basis. If you will use your own laptop, please install the Anaconda distribution of Python 3.7.

If you are having trouble installing Python 3 and for additional information, please contact us at

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