QIPSR will be offering a short workshop on calculating the Chronbach's Alpha & Omega statistics for index validity on November 21st 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM in the Auditorium of the Marksbury Building. These commonly used measures will be discussed and a practical demonstration for their calculation will be held.
Have you attended the QIPSR mini-conference on structural equation modeling (SEM) and are now interested in getting hands-on experience with powerful method? You are in luck! QIPSR is hosting a 2-Day intensive workshop taught by Dr. Sandra Marquart-Pyatt (Sociology, Michigan State University). Dr. Marquart-Pyatt has offered similar hands on classes at MSU and has taught her course at the University of Michigan's ICPSR Summer Program for 8 years running. The workshop will be on May 14-15th.
Richard York of the Sociology Department, University of Oregon & the Princeton Social Science Institute of Advanced Study will be giving a workshop on multicolinearity on November 12th in the Niles Gallery of the Lucille Little Library.
Sara McLaughlin Mitchell will be giving a workshop on time series analysis on Thursday, October 10th, 2013. Dr. Mitchell is the Chair of the Department Political Science at the University of Iowa and a renowned political methodologist and expert on International Relations. She has taught Time-Series Analysis both at Iowa and at the ICPSR Summer Program at the University of Michigan numerous times