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U-M Data Visualization Workshop

May 29, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tauber Colloquium on the 6th floor of the Stephen M. Ross School of Business building (701 Tappan Ave)


The Office of Enrollment Management is pleased to present a FREE data visualization workshop for U-M staff, faculty, and graduate students featuring Dr. Stephanie Evergreen on May 29, 2019.

Space is limited – Registration is required for attendance

About the workshop:
Data visualization is quickly emerging as an essential skill across a wide variety of fields. This event is intended to be a deep introduction to data visualization, how it can be applied in a variety of contexts and audiences in higher education and related research. Participants will learn what to look for in data and how to pull together generated evidence into clear messages that support decision-making and how to leverage collected data to visually tell stories that are compelling and firmly grounded in research-based best practices.

About Stephanie Evergreen, Ph.D.: 
Dr. Evergreen is an internationally-recognized data visualization and design expert. She has trained future data nerds worldwide through keynote presentations and workshops, for clients including Time, Adobe, Verizon, Head Start, American Institutes for Research, Rockefeller Foundation, Brookings Institute, and the United Nations. She writes a popular blog on data presentation at StephanieEvergreen.com. She has written three books: Effective Data VisualizationPresenting Data Effectively: Communicating Your Findings for Maximum Impact, and her newest book, The Data Visualization Sketchbook.

Platinum event sponsors: Center for the Education of Women +, Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, and Rackham Graduate School
Silver sponsor: School of Education
Bronze sponsors: School of Public Health and Center for Research on Learning and Teaching