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May 2018

Introduction to R presented by Kate LaForge, Senior Research Assistant | OHSU School of Nursing

May 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
OHSU Collaborative Life Sciences Building, 2730 SW Moody Avenue
Portland, OR 97201 United States
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Free

This training will cover the fundamentals of R and RStudio. R is a free and open source programming language for statistical computing and graphics. R is a flexible language with many applications, many of which are highly useful for Program Evaluators and Data Analysts. R can be used for data cleaning, data analysis (with complex statistical applications), graphing, mapping, and more. Location: 1S008 , Collaborative Life Sciences Building (CLSB), 2730 SW Moody Ave, Portland, OR 97201 Free for OPEN Members…

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R for Evaluators Workshop Presented by Eric Einspruch and David Keyes

May 22 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Centrl Office West End, 1155 SW Morrison Street
Portland, OR 97205 United States
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R is a remarkable software package capable of performing many different data-related tasks. This workshop is for evaluators and those in other professions who would like to begin using R or to continue using R beyond the first few steps. Participants in the workshop will: Understand the value of using R, Gain familiarity with R and RStudio, Use R to perform fundamental data wrangling and analysis tasks, and Use R to perform fundamental data visualization tasks. Use R to perform…

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June 2018

Emerging Evaluators Poster Session

June 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Taborspace, 5441 SE Belmont St
Portland, OR United States
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Free

Event to highlight the current Program Evaluation efforts by Students and Early Career Evaluators across fields including Psychology, Education, Business, Healthcare and more. Students and evaluators in their first 5 years of practice are encouraged to submit a proposal for a poster presentation. Posters can review a particular evaluation project(s), theories of evaluation, or unique evaluative partnerships and beyond. Poster presentation session will span 2 hours in which participants can view the posters and engage in networking and professional connection…

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August 2018

OPEN Summer Social and Networking

August 8 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Lucky Lab Multnomah Village, 7675 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219 United States
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Free

Come join OPEN members to socialize and network. Nibbles and noshes will be provided. Cost: Free, but RSVP required.

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September 2018

R for Evaluators Workshop Presented by Eric Einspruch and David Keyes

September 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Centrl Office West End, 1155 SW Morrison Street
Portland, OR 97205 United States
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R is a remarkable software package capable of performing many different data-related tasks. This workshop is for evaluators and those in other professions who would like to begin using R or to continue using R beyond the first few steps. Participants in the workshop will: Understand the value of using R, Gain familiarity with R and RStudio, Use R to perform fundamental data wrangling and analysis tasks, and Use R to perform fundamental data visualization tasks. Use R to perform…

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Independent Consulting in Evaluation: What Works, What Doesn’t? (Session 1)

September 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Taborspace, 5441 SE Belmont St
Portland, OR United States
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Free

What are the main foundations to a successful evaluation consultancy? What are the main obstacles to avoid? Grab some coffee and join Sam Mehoke for an informal discussion about the ups and downs of being an independent consultant in program evaluation. Open to new and experienced consultants alike, these conversations are meant to connect you with other consultants in the area and to inform OPEN how it may better support consultants in future projects. Please contact Sam Mehoke for more…

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Independent Consulting in Evaluation: What Works, What Doesn’t? (Session 2)

September 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Elephants Delicatessen, 115 NW 22nd Avenue
Portland, OR United States
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Free

What are the main foundations to a successful evaluation consultancy? What are the main obstacles to avoid? Grab some coffee and join Sam Mehoke for an informal discussion about the ups and downs of being an independent consultant in program evaluation. Open to new and experienced consultants alike, these conversations are meant to connect you with other consultants in the area and to inform OPEN how it may better support consultants in future projects. Please contact Sam Mehoke for more…

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October 2018

Student Social

October 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wayfinder, 304 SE 2nd Ave
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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Free

Come join OPEN members, emerging evaluators, and students interested in evaluation to socialize and network. Nibbles and noshes will be provided. This event welcomes all OPEN members as well as students and emerging evaluators interested in networking. Please contact Alicia Starkey ([email protected]).

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November 2018

Evaluation and Equity: What is our role?

November 6 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
United Way Willamette-Columbia, 619 SW 11th Ave #300
Portland, OR 97211 United States
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$25

What do you think is YOUR role as an evaluator in creating a more equitable community? Where are YOU as an evaluator in your commitment, development? What would it take for US as a learning community to support each other and become better equipped, resourceful and empowered  to respond to the needs of our continuously diversifying community? We are inviting you to gather and engage in a guided conversation to gain a collective understanding of the needs we have as…

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December 2018

Evaluation in Progress (EIP!) Session

December 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Robertson Life Science Building, 2730 SW Moody Ave
Portland, OR 97201 United States
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Free

OHSU Robertson Life Science Building (formerly CLSB) Room 1A005 2730 SW Moody Ave, Portland, OR 97201 OPEN is happy to be hosting our first Evaluation in Progression (EIP!) Session. The EIP! Session is an opportunity for evaluators, at any stage in any project, to present their work and receive constructive feedback from peers. We’re looking for 2-3 evaluators to present at this inaugural session. The session will be very informal, each participant will have 10-15 minutes to present their work…

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