COVID on Campus

Where university reopenings led to spikes in COVID-19 case counts.

Spikes in Firearm Background Checks During COVID-19

Visualizing the precipitous rise in gun sales during COVID-19

Recreating a Table by The Economist Using Reactable

Recreating a table by The Economist entirely in R, using {reactable}.

Create Dumbbell Plots to Visualize Group Differences in R

How to create dumbbell plots in R, using {ggalt}.

Trends in Refugee Acceptance, 2002 to 2019

Or, how a single line of code can create a beautiful small multiples US map.

Color in Data Visualization: Less How, More Why

An overview of the use of color in data visualization.

How (and Why) to Add a Chart to Your D3.js Tooltip

A few lines of code can make your D3 tooltips signficantly more informative.

Who Mentions Who in the Office?

Who is the most popular character in the Office?

Tidy Tuesday: Replication

Replicating a Bloomberg Graphics scatterplot using R Shiny.

Creating a Streetmap of Springfield, MO

Creating a beautiful streetmap of my hometown, exclusively in R!

How to Scrollytell in R: Automation and Its Impact on Jobs

Scrollytelling in R, because its easier than D3.

TidyTuesday: Powerlifting

Analyzing sex differences in top lifts at international powerlifting competitions.

Games and Guns

Is there a connection between video games and gun violence, as Republicans suggest?

Building my First Shiny App

Building my first Shiny app.

Texas Vaccination Rates (How to Use Rayshader)

A brief exploration of Texas vaccination rates among kindergartners, and an attempt to use rayshader for the first time.

Bible Babies: Exploring Biblically-Inspired Baby Names over Time

How has the distribution of Biblically-inspired baby names changed over time?

The Race for Media Attention

How has the media's coverage of 2020 presidential candidates changed over time? Who is winning the race for media attention?

STEMigration: Leaving and Entering STEM Fields During College

Are traditionally underrepresented groups more likely to migrate into or out of STEM majors?

Automation and Its Impact on Jobs

Automation and its impact on jobs.