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R Refresher In-Person / Online

This workshop combines the First Steps with R and Seconds Steps with R workshops into one providing a refresher for those who it has been a while since you used R or give a new user the basics of working with R. 

This workshop will be be taught in-person and online.  The session will be recorded and made avaialbe to registrants.

The workshop does not assume any experience with R, statistics, other programs for statistical analysis, or any programming experience at all. However, experience with any of these can make getting started in R easier.

The focus in this session is getting users working in R with data.


This workshop covers:

  • making the most of the RStudio interface
  • importing data (and exporting output)
  • manipulating datasets (e.g., creating variables, recoding variables, subsetting datasets)
  • basic data cleaning techniques
  • basic data visualization
  • overview of useful packages

Any student who participates in at least 3 library workshops during the fall 2022 semester will be eligible for a prize. Learn more about the Workshop Incentive Program.

Friday, October 7, 2022
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Marx Classroom C27 (Main Level)
Science Hill
  Computer Programming     Graduate Students     Marx Science and Social Science Library     Miscellaneous     StatLab     Undergraduate Students  

Registration is required. There are 16 in-person seats available. There are 41 online seats available.

Event Organizer

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Barbara Esty