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We’re Back on Thursday!

September 18, 2018

We hope everyone is safe and sound now that the dangerous weather has passed. As the school returns to normal operating conditions, so do we! Please visit Davis Library this Thursday for the second session of R Open Labs. We … Read more

The Introduction to R Continues (CANCELLED)

September 7, 2018

NOTE: R Open Labs has been cancelled due to inclement weather for September 13, 2018. We will return the following week on September 20. Please stay safe! We were happy to meet you all at our first Open Lab of … Read more

R Open Labs is Back for Fall 2018!

July 19, 2018

R Open Labs will return to the Davis Library for the Fall Semester! Thursdays, 2:00-3:30pm, starting September 6th Research Hub Presentation Space Second Floor, Davis Library

The R Open Labs Finale

April 23, 2018

We are sorry to say that the last lab of Spring 2018 is coming up on Thursday, but the good news is we are opening it up for review! What do you need more help with? What topics do you … Read more

Learn Loops!

April 19, 2018

Be sure to stop by Open Labs today and learn how to execute different types of loops in R. See you soon!

Preparation for API Lesson Tomorrow

April 11, 2018

Tomorrow, we learn to use APIs in R beginning with MapQuest’s Open Geocoding API. Like most other APIs, Mapquest’s requires you to have a developer account and a project key. Please have both of these ready to go before the … Read more

Spectacular Strings

April 4, 2018

Tomorrow, we continue our adventures in text data as Matt introduces us to basic string functions along with Regular Expressions. We hope to see you there!

More Maps and Maybe Some Text

March 28, 2018

As promised last week, we will address the GIS exercises tomorrow, since we previously ran out of time for them. Afterwards, if time allows, we will also get started on text analysis. See you soon!

The Results are In!

March 7, 2018

During last week’s open lab, you voted for which topics you most wanted to cover and now we know what’s coming next. It looks like our upcoming labs will feature regression, text mining, looping, APIs, GIS and (possibly) ggplot. Tomorrow, … Read more