Software Carpentry- Post workshop report

Last week Chico State hosted it’s first Software Carpentry workshop and it was a great success. We were thrilled to have Reid Otsuji from UC San Diego and a Library Carpentry instructor come up to help teach the material. We had three undergraduate students help out as technical assistant roaming helpers throughout the workshop: Grant Esparza (Computer Science), Jerry Tucay (Applied Mathematics & Statistics), and Eisley Adoremos (Statistics). Their assistance with answer questions and helping add to the collaborate class notes was invaluable!

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Installing R with Homebrew on Mac OS X

This document explains how to install R and RStudio with Homebrew on Mac OS. Main Instructions The steps below will install Homebrew, R, and RStudio. Open a terminal and run the following commands. Install Homebrew. usr/bin/ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)" This command will download, install, and set up Homebrew. The first time a brew command runs it will ask for a password. Install R with the following commands: brew tap homebrew/science # adds another source for applications.

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