Date 
Topic 
Presenter 
Materials 
Week 1 
March 29 
Organizational Meeting for Statistics 285 
Mahtash Esfandiari 


Week 2 
April 5 
R Programming & Graphics I: Introduction to Programming and Graphics 
Brigid Wilson 

April 7 
R Programming II: Data Manipulation and Functions 
Denise Ferrari 

Week 3 
April 12 
LaTeX I: Writing a Document, Paper, or Thesis 
David Diez 

April 14 
LaTeX II: Bibliographies, Style and Math 
David Diez 

Week 4 
April 19 
LaTeX III: Sweave – Embedding R in LaTeX 
Colin Rundel 

April 21 
LaTeX IV: Academic Talks and Presentations 
Mine Cetinkaya 

Week 5 
April 26 
R Graphics II: Graphics for Exploratory Data Analysis 
Irina Kukuyeva 

April 28 
R Graphics III: Customizing Graphics 
Ryan Rosario 

Week 6 
May 3 
R Stats I: Introductory Statistics 
Mine Cetinkaya 

May 5 
R Stats II: Linear Regression 
Tiffany Himmel 

Week 7 
May 10 
R Stats III: Nonlinear Regression 
Cancelled 

May 12 
LaTeX V: Creating Vector Graphics in LaTeX 
Ryan Rosario 

Week 8 
May 17 
Advanced Topics in R – TBA 
TBA 

May 19 
Advanced Topics in R – TBA 
TBA 

Week 9 
May 24 
R Stats III: Nonlinear Regression 
Tiffany Himmel 

May 26 
Advanced Topics in R – TBA 
TBA 

Week 10 
May 31 
HOLIDAY 


June 2 
No minicourse scheduled. 
TBA 
