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Rutgers Future Scholars Data Science Interns

Rutgers Future Scholars met for one week during the summer.  Current trends in big data and analytics were discussed.  Interns were introduced to importing, analyzing, and graphing data in the R statistical software environment, using real and current data sources from the Education Department and the US Census.

Big Data Links

Useful Links:
• How much data does Google store: article and  xkcd
• Video Tour of Data Centers: Google
• NYC Taxis and Uber: R analysis
• Google ngrams
• Visualizing Data: London Riots 
• Big Data in Humanities: Urban Heartbeat
• Astronomy: GalaxyZoo

R software:

College Scorecard Data

Data Librarian

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Ryan Womack
Alexander Library
169 College Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901 USA
Subjects:Data, Economics