June Workshop Series 2022

Throughout the month of June, HCC will be offering a series of weekly workshops covering topics ideal for individuals new to Holland resources.

These workshops will be delivered remotely via Zoom. Because of the hands-on aspect of the workshops, the number of registrations will be limited. Please register for only the sessions you are interested in and available for.

Tuesday afternoons
June 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
12:30 pm to 5 pm


Attendees will need to maintain a video connection to the workshop during the entire session. Please ensure you are prepared for each week by completing the setup instructions at the link below.

Setup Instructions

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June 7th: Connecting to HCC Clusters and Introduction to Bash
  • Lesson Materials
  • Learn how to connect to Holland's high performance computing cluster, Crane and how to navigate in the Linux command line with the Bash shell. Topics include the use of pipes, filters, loops, and handling of text files. Lesson materials based on Software Carpentry lessons.

June 14th: Introduction to Bash (cont.) and Version Control with Git
  • Bash Lesson Materials
  • Git Lesson Materials
  • Continue mastering the Bash shell by learning how to write reusable shell scripts to help automate tasks. We will also be looking at how using version control with Git can help streamline collaboration and manage revisions. Lesson materials based on Software Carpentry lessons.

    June 21st: Submitting Jobs and Handling Data on Swan

    Learn the basics of working with Holland resources. Topics include an overview of HCC offerings, submitting batch jobs, handling data, tips on how to optimize workflows, and an introduction to using Open On-Demand for Jupyter Notebooks and browser-based access to HCC clusters.

    June 28th: Using Software on HCC

    Learn how to use software on HCC clusters. Topics include an overview of using HCC Modules to access pre-installed software and creating customized environments and installing software with the Anaconda Package Manager.