Introduction to Programming Using Python (Part 1 of 2)

Jan 24, 2024, 1:00 pm4:00 pm
Arthur Lewis Auditorium, Robertson Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, ,
Princeton students, graduate students, researchers, faculty, and staff


Event Description
By registering for Part 1 you will automatically be registered for Part 2. Consider also attending "Python for Poets" as preparation for this workshop (

Python is a programming language used for a wide variety of applications including scientific computation, image processing, text processing, file handling, graphics, database handling, and web interfaces. It is designed to be elegant, concise, and easy to learn, while offering many advanced features. This workshop is an introduction to Python, and to the resources you need to start learning and using Python, for those with little or no programming experience. Programming is best learned by doing, so the workshop is participatory, with many short, simple exercises.

Meet the Facilitator:
Matthew Cahn is a Senior Research Systems Analyst in Research Computing and Molecular Biology.

To request accommodations for this event, please contact the workshop or event facilitator at least 3 working days prior to the event.