R Workshops

  • Introduction to R Graphics with ggplot2

    Apr 25, 9:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Rm K018, 1737 Cambridge St (CGIS Knafel Building)

    This introduction to the popular ggplot2 R graphics package will show you how to create a wide variety of graphical displays in R. Topics covered included aesthetic mapping and scales, faceting, and themes. This is an intermediate level workshop appropriate for those already familiar with R. Participants should be familiar with importing and saving data, data types (e.g., numeric, factor, character), and manipulating data.frames in R.

    Spring 2014 Schedule

    Fri, 02/21/2014: 9am-Noon
    Fri, 04/25/2014: 9am-Noon

    This workshop is free for Harvard and MIT affiliates. Click here to sign up!

  • R Programming

    May 02, 9:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Rm K018, 1737 Cambridge St (CGIS Knafel Building)

    This hands-on, intermediate R course will guide users through a variety of programming functions in the open-source statistical software program, R.  This workshop covers blocks, loops, program flow, functions,S3 classes and methods, and debugging in R. This workshop is intended for those already comfortable with using R for data analysis who wish to move on to writing their own functions. Prerequisite: basic familiarity with R, such as acquired from an introductory R workshop.

    Spring 2014 Schedule

    Fri, 02/28/2014: 9am-Noon
    Fri, 05/02/2014: 9am-Noon

    This workshop is free for Harvard and MIT affiliates. Click here to sign up!