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Saturday, May 18 • 13:00 - 14:15
R3 - Working with Tidyverse in R 1/3

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R is a top programming language used by journalists. Whether you’re new to data or have been analysing spreadsheets for a while, we’ll familiarise you with its Tidyverse package. In session one, you will learn why R is important, how to get started, how to install and use it and its companion, RStudio. We use a session workbook called “the Tidyverse for Journalists”, handed out in class.

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Jonathan Stoneman

Data journalism trainer, Freelance (UK)
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Luuk Sengers

Journalist & trainer, Story-Based Inquiry Associates / De Groene Amsterdammer
Luuk is an independent investigative journalist, lecturer, trainer and mentor. For the leading Dutch magazine De Groene Amsterdammer he writes about the effects of corporate power on our environment and climate, based on data-analysis. He also teaches research skills, data journalism and interview techniques to professionals and students and helps media and NGOs organise and carry out investigative projects. He... Read More →

Saturday May 18, 2019 13:00 - 14:15 BST