Simple stats in Excel

  • Event: 2015 CAR Conference
  • Speaker: Olga Pierce of University of Nebraska - Lincoln
  • Date/Time: Friday, Mar. 6 at 11:20am
  • Location: M105
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

You don't need a special statistics program to run simple statistics. In this session, you'll learn how to compute some basic statistics in Excel and figure out what they mean.

This session will be most helpful if: You already are comfortable with using functions in Excel.

Speaker Bios

  • Olga Pierce is on the faculty at the College of Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and a Data Journalism Adviser to ProPublica. Previously, she worked at ProPublica for ten years as a reporter and Deputy Data Editor. She is a graduate of the Stabile Investigative Seminar at Columbia University. @olgapierce

Related Tipsheets

No tipsheets have yet been uploaded for this event.