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Data visualization in R with ggplot2 (online event)

THIS WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD VIRTUALLY VIA ZOOM. A link will be sent out within 24 hours of the workshop.

This workshop provides a practical introduction to data visualization in R with the popular package "ggplot2" (http://ggplot2.tidyverse.org). The ggplot2 package is a specific implementation of the "Grammar of Graphics" and provides a high-level approach to creating rich visualizations.

This workshop assumes experience and comfort with using R for data analytic work. If you are new to R, you should start with the "First Steps in R" and "Second Steps in R" workshops.

Software Used: R, RStudio


This workshop covers:

  • why use ggplot2 in R for visualization
  • the basics of 'aesthetics'
  • the basics of 'geoms'
  • summarizing and transforming data on the fly
  • other ways to customize the layout of your visualization
Friday, June 11, 2021
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Zoom (Online Only)
  Data     Marx Science and Social Science Library (Formerly CSSSI)     Programming     Statistical Support     Statistical Support  

Registration is required. There are 33 seats available.

Event Organizer

Sara Gottlieb-Cohen