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Thursday, January 25, 2018
9:00am - 12:00pm
WORKSHOPS: Data Science Center, 21536 Young Research Library
R (programming language)

This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools related to using R in the context of data analysis. Participants will be encouraged to help one another and to apply what they have learned to their own research problems.  We'll cover: 

  • A basic introduction to R and RStudio
  • Visualizing your data with ggplot2, the most popular graphing package in R
  • Tidying and transforming data for analysis
  • Modularizing your code through writing functions

You'll come out of the course with a good foundation on the most important tools in R for working and communicating with data.  If you want to delve more deeply into data visualization and manipulation, take our other courses: 

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Event Organizer

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Tim Dennis

Tim is the Director of the Library Data Archive  and a certified Software & Data Carpentry Instructor. He provides data and software support as part of the Data Archive service. Feel free to schedule an appointment.

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