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Dr. Xu to Present on LaTex and Dynamic Reporting

Contributed by: Jun Xu
Published: Friday, 24 April 2015 9:00 AM
The Applied Statistics and R (ASR) Group is excited to announce that Dr. Jun Xu from the Department of Sociology at Ball State University will present on LaTex and dynamic reporting using R. This is the fourth and the last presentation organized by ASR and the Department of Sociology at Ball State University in the spring. Below is some summary information about this presentation.

What: Introduction to LaTex and Dynamic Reporting with R
When: 3.00-4.30 PM on April 27th
Where: NQ241

Introduction to LaTex and Dynamic Reporting

Jun Xu, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Sociology
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Professor Xu’s talk will introduce LaTex, a typesetting language for writings that are heavy in mathematical/statistical formulations, and a few free and open source software applications that implement LaTex, such as AucTex in Emacs, TexMaker, and Lyx. In addition, this talk will demonstrate how to integrate statistical writing seamlessly with empirical examples that have codes, graphs, and results in a single document without jumping around files and copying and pasting, or what some call dynamic reporting.



Jun Xu, PhD
Spring 2015 Organizer of ASR
Associate Professor
Department of Sociology
Ball State University
Tel: 765-285-4488
Email: jxu@bsu.edu


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Dr. Xu to Present on LaTex and Dynamic Reporting

Contributed by: Jun Xu
Published: Thursday, 23 April 2015 9:00 AM
The Applied Statistics and R (ASR) Group is excited to announce that Dr. Jun Xu from the Department of Sociology at Ball State University will present on LaTex and dynamic reporting using R. This is the fourth and the last presentation organized by ASR and the Department of Sociology at Ball State University in the spring. Below is some summary information about this presentation.

What: Introduction to LaTex and Dynamic Reporting with R
When: 3.00-4.30 PM on April 27th
Where: NQ241

Introduction to LaTex and Dynamic Reporting

Jun Xu, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Sociology
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Professor Xu’s talk will introduce LaTex, a typesetting language for writings that are heavy in mathematical/statistical formulations, and a few free and open source software applications that implement LaTex, such as AucTex in Emacs, TexMaker, and Lyx. In addition, this talk will demonstrate how to integrate statistical writing seamlessly with empirical examples that have codes, graphs, and results in a single document without jumping around files and copying and pasting, or what some call dynamic reporting.



Jun Xu, PhD
Spring 2015 Organizer of ASR
Associate Professor
Department of Sociology
Ball State University
Tel: 765-285-4488
Email: jxu@bsu.edu


Learn more.

Advanced Placement Summer Institute registration now open

Contributed by: Raychelle Wilson
Published: Sunday, 08 February 2015 10:00 AM
Registration is now open for The Indiana Academy 2015 Advanced Placement Summer Institute, which will be held July 13-16 & 20-23. Nineteen sessions will be held in a variety of disciplines. For more information, visit www.bsu.edu/academy/summer or contact Raychelle Wilson at rawilson2@bsu.edu. This APSI is endorsed by the College Board. Learn more.

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