Introduction to R Graphics with ggplot2


Friday, September 22, 2017, 1:00pm to 3:30pm


Belfer Case Study Room, CGIS South building, concourse level

This introduction to the popular ggplot2 R graphics package will show you how to create a wide variety of graphical displays in R. 

Topics covered included aesthetic mapping and scales, faceting, and themes. This is an intermediate level workshop appropriate for those already familiar with R. Participants should be familiar with importing and saving data, data types (e.g., numeric, factor, character), and manipulating data.frames in R.

This workshop is free for Harvard and MIT affiliates. Click here to sign up!

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