Excel 1: Getting started with spreadsheets

  • Event: 2017 IRE Conference
  • Speaker: Aimee Edmondson of Ohio University
  • Date/Time: Thursday, Jun. 22 at 9:00am
  • Location: Pinnacle Peak 2
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

In this introduction to spreadsheets you'll begin analyzing data with Excel, a simple but powerful tool. You'll learn how to enter data, sort it, filter it and conduct simple calculations like sum, average and median.

 

Speaker Bios

  • Edmondson is an associate professor in the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University where she teaches data journalism, media law and the History of American Journalism. She works to bridge the gap between professional journalists and academics. She also trains journalists in data journalism, most recently working in East Africa, Central Asia, China and India. @ProfEdmondson

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