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R Markdown senior thesis template
“Science is reportedly in the middle of a reproducibility crisis.” This is the claim of quite a few these days including an article from ROpenSci which directly references another article by The Conversation. But what is “reproducible research” and how … finish reading R Markdown senior thesis template
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Why should students at a small liberal arts college learn R?
From an educational philosophy perspective, learning to program is well aligned with what we strive to teach our students. Becoming proficient in statistical programming requires the ability to think critically about complex problems, to develop scientific research questions, and to … finish reading Why should students at a small liberal arts college learn R?
Posted in Programming, Quantitative analysis
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Geocoding
Recently, I have been assisting several students with geocoding projects for their classes and thesis projects, using geocoding functionality in R. To document this work I have put together several tutorials and resources for students and faculty to use.
Posted in Data Visualization, Mapping / Geospatial, Quantitative analysis
Tagged R
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R Resources
I am in the process of building a series of tutorials on the Data@Reed website. The current set of tutorials address among the most common tasks in R, such as reading in data, creating variables, and creating plots as well … finish reading R Resources
Choropleth Maps Revisited
Since my original post on choropleth maps a little over a month ago I have been thinking about ways to display all of the data in Table 1 (i.e. Reed College enrollment by state from 20072013) in a single choropleth … finish reading Choropleth Maps Revisited
Posted in Data Visualization, Quantitative analysis
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R Workshop on 10/1/2014
I will be leading a workshop on R tomorrow from 4:30 to 5:30 pm in ETC 205. The workshop is designed to be useful for users with all levels of experience. The workshop will include a basic overview of R … finish reading R Workshop on 10/1/2014
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Data Visualizations and Presentations in R Markdown
Last Saturday I gave a presentation at the National Association for College Admission Counseling Conference titled “Matching the UnderMatched Student: Small Colleges and Big Data Offer Strategies for Success.” The presentation used a statistical analysis and case studies from two … finish reading Data Visualizations and Presentations in R Markdown
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Choropleth Maps
Posted in Data Visualization, Mapping / Geospatial, Quantitative analysis
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Workshop: Introduction to R
Prepping for Paideia this year, I approached visiting professor Albert Kim about providing a quick onehour introduction to R. R is the chosen platform for our introductory statistics course and is used by folks across all the sciences (social, physical, … finish reading Workshop: Introduction to R
Posted in Quantitative analysis, Workshops
Tagged Paideia, R, statistics
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