'Git' down with Git + R (Workshop & Tutorial)

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Learn about using Git & R at our November Meetup! R-Ladies Board Member Ola Giwa will lead a tutorial and workshop to get you up and running with Github and using Git in your workflow. This session will discuss:

• Version control and why it is important
• Fundamental git commands
• Using Github for collaboration!

This event is extremely beginner-friendly! We encourage anyone, regardless of R & Git/Github proficiency, to join us!

5:45-6 -- NEW! R tour for beginners; sign up here: https://tinyurl.com/rladiestour
6-6:30 -- Food and drinks, Intros & Announcements
6:30-7:30 -- Git + R Workshop with Ola
7:30-8:00-- Q&A/Socializing/Networking/Hanging out

Thank you to Loyola University Water Tower Campus - School of Social Work for hosting our event and to Microsoft Developer Advocates (https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/advocates/index.html) and David Smith for sponsoring food for this event!

Important to Know:
Q: What should I bring?
A: Bring your laptop if you can! Wifi is available and live-tweeting is encouraged.

Q: Are men welcome to attend R-Ladies events?
A: Yes, men are welcome at this event. Our mission is to encourage more women and non-binary individuals to get involved in the R community. Please help us by spreading the word about R-Ladies, and by being respectful to our women/non-binary/female-identifying individuals at this event

We expect all attendees to abide & be governed by our community code of conduct. Please take a moment to review our R-Ladies Global code of conduct (particularly if this is your first time attending!): https://rladies.org/code-of-conduct/