Shutup & Code (virtual meeting)

R-Ladies East Lansing
R-Ladies East Lansing
Public group
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Details

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Topic: RLEL: ShutUp&Code
Time: Mar 23,[masked]:00 PM EST

Log into Slack: https://rladies-eastlansing.slack.com
(Channels: #howto-r & #2020-shutupncode)
Join Zoom Meeting: https://msu.zoom.us/j/460485077
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WHO is this for?
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What is this??? Stack overflow -- LIVE! Bring your own R-coding project to work on. We'll have a few R-Users floating around (via Zoom+Slack) to take questions and give advice as you troubleshoot your R code.

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PLAN
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Before the meetup:
- Post your R questions in the Slack channels #howto-R & #2020-shutupncode (https://rladies-eastlansing.slack.com)

During the meetup:
- We will answer the Qs via Slack
- Discuss widely applicable Qs via Zoom for everyone's benefit
- Moderators can demonstrate specific problem areas via screen-sharing
- Participants can stop and share progress/Qs every 20-30min

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MATERIALS
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TO BENEFIT THE MOST FROM THIS EVENT
1. Bring your laptop w/ pre-installed R & RStudio
2. Come with a well-defined, hour-long task
3. Join R-Ladies East Lansing Slack (https://rladies-eastlansing.slack.com) so that you can ask questions in advance, during and after the meeting.

GITHUB
Repo for this meetup w/ setup instructions, slides, and other useful preparatory material: https://github.com/rladies-eastlansing/2020-git

SLACK
Slack channels + Zoom for Q&A; live interaction
https://rladies-eastlansing.slack.com | #howto-r & #2020-shutupncode | Free signup to Slack possible with msu.edu email ID.

ZOOM
https://msu.zoom.us/j/460485077 (Zoom desktop would be preferable)

SETUP INSTRUCTIONS (** Before the meetup)
*This is a hands-on co-work/Q&A session. Please join via Zoom + Slack with your laptops.
*Install or update R & RStudio.
*Create a GitHub account (if you don't already have one) & Git
*(Optional) Install GitHub Desktop -- the Git GUI version

Having trouble with installation & set-up? Ping us on Slack (https://rladies-eastlansing.slack.com) in the #howto-r channel.

USEFUL RESOURCES
1. Past workshop material: https://github.com/rladies-eastlansing
2. R for Data Science by H Wickham & G Grolemund (https://r4ds.had.co.nz/)
3. Hands-On Programming with R by G Grolemund (https://rstudio-education.github.io/hopr/)

** Questions? Find us on slack: rladies-eastlansing.slack.com OR
** Email us: [masked]