Data + Narrative Workshop

Tips and Tricks from Our Workshop Instructors

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Lucia Walinchus is an award-winning journalist and attorney. She is the Executive Director at Eye on Ohio, the Ohio Center for Investigative Journalism. She also teaches Data Journalism at Ohio University. In this video, she shows how to use a web connector in Tableau to create a graph and interactive map. Click the image to view.

Joining DataFrames in R using TidyverseMaryJo Webster is a working journalist at the Star Tribune In Minneapolis and an expert at the statistical software, R. In this video, MaryJo provides a quick solution to a the need to join DataFrames. Quick and concise, this video will give you a new tool in just five minutes. Click the image to begin.

Samantha Sunne teaches digital tools and tech literacy at our Data + Narrative Workshops. In this video, she’ll share tips you’ll be able to use in any Google search to sift through mountains of results and find the most reliable data. In this video, she looks at and filters through results for the coronavirus. Click the image to begin.

Frank Bi is a data storyteller, data visualization and mapping expert — and a regular instructor at our on-campus and online workshops. Take a moment a learn a quick tips on how to validate data in spreadsheets in this short video. Click the image to begin.

Workshop Info

June 2021: Dates: TBA
Professionals who rely on data to tell a persuasive story. Corporate and non-profit leaders, researchers, educators scientists and lawyers have attended and learned new skills in the Data+Narrative Workshops.
Tuition + Fees
Rates will be set in early 2021. Guideline for rates: Professionals: $1500-$1800 Non-Profit/Higher Ed: $1200-$1400 BU Alumni/Affiliates: $900-$1100 Full-Time College Students: $500
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