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DVS Workshop: Rfun - Version Control, Git, & GitHub

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Friday, February 01, 2019
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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John Little
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Data and Visualization Workshop Series

In response to a growing focus on the importance of reproducibility, replication, and transparency in the research endeavor, scholars are adapting their practices and learning new skills and tools. In this hands-on workshop you will discover how to harness version control using Git and GitHub. Additional applications, including RStudio and Sublime Merge, will be used in class as you gain experience with version control in our workshop setting. Git is a powerful version control system. Git Hub is a social coding repository. RStudio is an open-source data science platform/ecosystem supporting reproducible analysis and report generation. ...

Contact: Joel Herndon