R 2: Data analysis and plotting in R (repeat)

  • Event: 2019 CAR Conference
  • Speaker: Sarah Ryley of The Trace
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Mar. 9 at 3:30pm
  • Location: Diamond Cove - conference level
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

We'll use the tidyverse and sf packages, learning how to sort, filter, group, summarize, join, map and visualize to identify trends in your data. If you want to combine SQL-like analysis and charting in a single pipeline, this session is for you. 

This session is good for: People who have worked with data operations in SQL or Excel and would like to do the same in R.

Speaker Bios

  • Sarah Ryley is an investigative reporter at The Trace, a nonprofit news outlet that covers gun issues. Previously, she was an investigative reporter and data editor at the New York Daily News, where her work triggered numerous policing reforms, including the passage of 22 laws, and was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service. She has also taught data journalism and investigative reporting at CUNY and The New School. @MissRyley

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