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Upcoming SAVI Events

May
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Module 1A: Frame the Problem
Before you can begin using data to inform decisions, identify what you are trying to accomplish and ...
May
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Module 2A: Find Existing Data
Now that you know what you want to accomplish with data, you can use that as a framework for choosin...
May
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Module 2E: Avoid Data Pitfalls
Data is most powerful when you understand its limits. This module will give you the knowledge to thi...
May
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Module 3A: Create and Interpret Tables
You have developed a focused question and found the data you need to answer that question. This modu...
May
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Module 3B: Create and Interpret Charts
Charts are a powerful way to explore data. This module will teach you to build and interpret Excel c...

Latest News from SAVI

Social Media Coordinator–Intern

The Polis Center at IUPUI is seeking a talented person who wants to make a difference. In this role, you will be promoting the SAVI ...

Polis Center, City of Indianapolis, GIPC to Receive National Award for IndyVitals

The Polis Center at IUPUI, in partnership with the City of Indianapolis, and the Greater Indianapolis Progress Committee, are pleased ...

SAVI Talks: Public Transit in Marion County

Join us Thursday, September 14! Our fall SAVI Talks event will cover public transit in Marion County and feature data findings from our

SAVI Talks! Unequal Access

Our SAVI Talks! program on tobacco retail access in the Indianapolis metro area on June 29 was a resounding success, imparting critical

SAVI Talks! Unequal Access: Tobacco Retail in the Indianapolis Metro Area

Did you know? In 2016, the smoking rates of the five healthiest states ranged from 9.1-13.8%. Indiana ranks 39th with a smoking rate of

Sharon Kandris Appointed Associate Director at Polis Center

The Polis Center at IUPUI is pleased to announce that Sharon Kandris has been named Associate Director. In this role, she will lead ...

SAVE THE DATE! SAVI Talks! Unequal Access: Tobacco Retail in the Indianapolis Metro Area

Due to some scheduling conflicts, we have had to move the date for our SAVI Talks! program on tobacco access in Indianapolis to ...

Social Media Coordinator

The Polis Center at IUPUI is seeking a talented individual who wants to make a difference. In this role, you will be promoting the SAVI

SAVI Community Assessment and Planning Tool

Assessing your community’s needs and assets is an important first step in planning community improvements. In fact, users report ...

IndyVitals Tool Nominated as Innovation of the Year for TechPoint 2017 Mira Awards

18th Annual Event Honors ‘the best of tech in Indiana’ IndyVitals–a digital neighborhood monitoring tool developed by The Polis ...