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Data Visualization, A Professional Development Session

Feb 10, 2020 12:15PM to 01:15PM
Robertson Hall
RH 001
Restricted to WWS graduate students
Jon Schwabish

Presented by Jon Schwabish, from the Urban Institute The data visualization field combines data analysis, graphic design, journalism, and statistics and aims to help analysts in a variety of fields provide their audience with greater insights into their research or products. In this presentation, Jon will lay the groundwork for how to use data visualization to more effectively communicate. This presentation will demonstrate different types of visualizations and their uses, as well as how to avoid creating graphics that result in ineffective and inaccurate perceptions of data. These guidelines will prepare you to create clearer, more accurate, and more visually-appealing graphics.  Sign up here.