R is a free, user-friendly, statistical software program that is increasingly popular at universities and workplaces. The R Basics Boot Camp discussed topics including getting to know your data; cleaning your data; statistical tests such as correlation, chi square tests, T-tests, ANOVA, and regression; and plotting with R. The second day covered Advanced topics such as R packages ggplot2, reshape2, lmer, mediation, and lavaan.

This workshop was led by Dr. Lauren Howe. Feedback from the workshops was overwhelmingly positive.