Category Archives: Workshops

Data analysis using Stata

Join me this morning for an hour-long introduction to using Stata. You’ll find slides, notes, data, a do file, and additional challenge exercises here (Reed login required). You can work your way through the do file to get a sense … finish reading Data analysis using Stata

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Mapping for everyone [Paideia workshop]

Join me in ETC 205 for a workshop on maps and mapping. Below find some tutorials / exercises and data for your perusal. Feel free to contact me with questions. Social explorer : instructions | website Adding x/y data in ArcGIS : instructions … finish reading Mapping for everyone [Paideia workshop]

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Data-related Paideia offerings

UPDATED with schedule adjustments for weather delays The 2017 Paideia schedule is out; here we’ve highlighted a handful of data-related offerings including sessions on mapping, data visualization, and digital humanities as well as working with Stata, R, and multimedia materials.

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Upcoming Zotero and EndNote Workshops (February 2016)

Need help with citation management? Interested in learning more about EndNote or Zotero? Join us for one (or more!) of our 30 minute drop-in workshops. All workshops will be in Library L17 unless otherwise noted below.

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Paideia R Workshop: Interactive Data Visualization

On 1/20 from 12pm-1pm in Vollum 126, I led a workshop on using R to produce data graphics that we can manipulate and interactive with.

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Paideia R Workshop: Shiny Interactive Data Analysis

(Screenshot of a shiny app developed with Logan Soich and available here.) On 1/19 from 3pm-4pm in ETC 211, Dean Young and I led a workshop on getting started with the shiny package in R.

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Paideia R Workshop: The Brand New RMarkdown Senior Thesis Template!

              On 1/19 from 11am-12pm in Vollum 110, I led a workshop on a new way to create a reproducible senior thesis.  I’ve put together a template for senior theses using RMarkdown. RMarkdown allows for the … finish reading Paideia R Workshop: The Brand New RMarkdown Senior Thesis Template!

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Paideia workshop: Data analysis using Stata

Join me this afternoon, 1/21 from 1-2pm, in ETC 211 for a workshop focusing on using Stata for data analysis. Here are materials (Reed login required) for the workshop, including data, slides, and a “do file” with all the code we’ll … finish reading Paideia workshop: Data analysis using Stata

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Mapping workshop: Paideia edition

Join me in ETC 205 this afternoon from 1-2pm for a workshop on maps and mapping, working with some publicly-available local data via Metro/RLIS. Below are some datasets for locally-relevant mapping. Take a look through the data and choose datasets … finish reading Mapping workshop: Paideia edition

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GIS workshop : Paideia edition

This afternoon (1/19, 1pm) I am leading a workshop on spatial analysis, and spatial thinking in ETC 205; materials below. (The brief exercise below is the same walk-through, but written up separately for ArcGIS and QGIS.) [slides from presentation]

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