2019: RLEL Upcoming Events

What’s in store for 2019: workshops, conference, bookclubs & more! 🎉

A little background

R-Ladies East Lansing welcomes R-enthusiasts of all proficiency levels, including aspiring and experienced R programmers, who are interested in mentoring, networking & expertise upskilling. This non-profit, civil society community is designed to develop members’ R skills & knowledge through social, collaborative learning & sharing. Supporting minority identity access to STEM skills & careers, the Free Software Movement, and contributing to the global R community!

Anyone and everyone interested in R/Data Science should join the group. We encourage members to actively participate, contributing as learners, teachers, developers or innovators! We encourage women and minority genders to present/lead most sessions, conversations but we have no restrictions whatsoever about who can participate in membership, discussions and other activities. Please join us and bring your R-family & R-friends!

2019: What’s next?

Upcoming Workshops

  • Intro to Statistics w/ R (Spring; workshop series)
  • Intro to RMarkdown (Summer)
  • Intro to Shiny (Summer)
  • Intro to Version Control (Git) w/ R (Summer)

Register & RSVP on Meetup: https://meetup.com/rladies-eastlansing

Would you like to team-lead a workshop? Contact us if you’d to present for 5–10 min slots within the workshop or longer if desired.

Join the channels on Slack: #workshop-rstats #workshop-shiny #workshop-rmarkdown OR Email us: eastlansing@rladies.org

Introduce a Girl to Engineering (2019-02-16)

Register for R-Ladies East Lansing’s activity booth: http://meetu.ps/e/Gfntz/yBMBS/f

MSU Women in Engg. outreach: http://bit.ly/msu-wie-k12-outreach

Women in Data Science Conference (2019-04)


Register: TBA

Would like to give a talk/present a poster? Stay tuned on Meetup. Contact us: eastlansing@rladies.org

R-Ladies East Lansing Bookclub

Academic incl.

  • R for Data Science
  • Learning Statistics with R
  • R programming for Data Science
  • Hands-On Programming with R

Nonfiction incl.

  • Algorithms to Live by
  • Weapons of Math Destruction

Blog posts & Articles incl.

  • Excuse me, do you have a moment to talk about version control?
  • Good enough practices in Scientific Computing
  • Happy Git w/ R

Meetup Presentations/Material

GitHub | Google Drive | Photos

You & R-Ladies East Lansing

How to be in touch?

Access our presentations, R scripts and more on Github and follow us on twitter to stay up to date about R-Ladies news! Join the Meetup group to be notified of our upcoming meetings!

The Team

Organizers: Janani Ravi, Camille Archer

Co-organizers: Kayla Johnson, Arjun Krishnan (~ Krishnan Lab)

PS Community Policies & Code of Conduct:

Full community guidelines are found here: https://github.com/rladies/starter-kit/wiki