Introduction to R/Tidyverse

May 29, 2019

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

University Capitol Centre, 2523

200 South Capitol Street, Iowa City, IA 52240

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ITS-Research Services and Iowa Informatics Initiative (UI3) are hosting an introduction to the tidyverse on May 29, 2019  from 10:00 a.m. to noon.

This hands on workshop will provide an introduction to the tidyverse, a data analysis framework in R that provides users with a simple vocabulary for data analysis.

Topics covered will include:

  • Introduction to data visualization, data management,
  • Exploratory data analysis using the tidyverse.

No prior knowledge of R is needed. 

Please prepare, in advance, by installing R, and RStudio on your laptop so you are ready to code when you arrive to class.

Additional packages used for the workshop are: Tidyverse. The book that will be used for the class is R for Data Science.  This notebook will be used during the workshop. Download Software: R; RStudio.

Assistant Professor Brandon LeBeau (UI College of Education) will lead this workshop. Course materials are also available in his GitHub repository

Please register here.

Seating is limited. If you register, and later find that you can not participate, please contact the instructor so he can allow someone from the wait-list to take your place. 

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact in advance at