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To be honest, I planned on writing a review of this past weekend’s rstudio::conf 2019, but several other people have already done a …

I had the wonderful opportunity to participate in the {tidyverse} Developer Day the day after rstudio::conf2019 officially wrapped up. …

Introduction I’ve written some “tutorial”-like content recently—see here, here, and here—but I’ve …

In this “how-to” post, I want to detail an approach that others may find useful for converting nested (nasty!) json to a tidy (nice!) …

Introduction Much discussion in the R community has revolved around the proper way to implement the “split-apply-combine”. In …

Introduction As a follow-up to a previous post about correlations between Texas high school academic UIL competition scores and SAT/ACT …

Two awesome things inspired this post: {ggplot2}’s version 3.0 release on CRAN, including full support for the {sf} package and new …

Introduction I wanted to do a follow-up on my series of posts about Texas high school University Interscholastic League (UIL) academic …

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Competition Participation Some of the first questions that might come to mind are those regarding the number of schools in each level …

Projects

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NBA Decision Analysis

Apply Decision Analysis (DA) concepts to real-world context. Expand upon existing research related to monetary value of NBA draft picks.

NBA Twitter Sentiment Analysis

Exploration of Twitter sentiment for each NBA team.

Texas High School Academics

Exploration of Texas High School Academic Competition Results (and More).

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Presentations

A practical example showing how to use R and machine learning to address an issue that a market engineer at my company might face.

A “hands-on” demonstration of solving problems with logisitc regression.

An introduction to logistic regression (with examples in R).

An introduction to the {tidyverse}.