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Carpentries @ Stanford - R Introduction

October 30, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual Zoom (will be distributed to participants)

Time and Date: Friday, 2020-10-30 / 13:00 - 17:00 (Pacific Daylight Time)

Location: Virtual via Zoom (will be emailed to participants separately) 

Admission: Free. Open to Current Stanford Affiliates only. Registration is required, and offered on a first-come first-serve basis. Space is limited, with a waitlist when all slots are full. 

Registration: Logging into Google using your Stanford email address and sign-on credentials (you may need to sign out of your personal account first in order to do this), sign up here: https://forms.gle/ybQHebyMUSGb9iGcA

Audience: Faculty / Staff / Students / Postdocs 

Event Sponsor: Stanford University Libraries - Carpentries Program

Event Contact: Zac Painter, zwp@stanford.edu 

Lead Instructors: Dr. Briana Mittleman, Juris Doctor Candidate (Genetics, Genomics, Systems Biology)Dr. Johannes Scharwies, Postdoctoral Researcher (Biology)

Workshop Assistants: Zac Painter, Librarian (Engineering)Others TBD

Course Description: This workshop is a gentle introduction to the R programming language for those who have never (or barely) programmed in R, and especially to those who are new to programming in general. If you are unfamiliar with working with variables, vectors, and dataframes, then you are a good fit for this class! By the end of this workshop, you will have learned some of what R can do, explored the ecosystem of R and RStudio, modified/extracted data, and discovered resources to continue your learning even after this session.

Event Sponsor: 
Stanford University Libraries
Contact Email: 
zwp@stanford.edu