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UoM R Users Group Meeting

Join fellow R users at the next meeting of the University of Manchester R user group on Wednesday 28th November from 12:00 -13:00 at University Place room no 3.205. Come along, bring your lunch, and meet R users from across the university.

There will be a short presentation by Oskar Enghoff, a PhD student from the School of Law. Oskar will be talking about using R for topic modelling, a methodology for extracting meaningful themes from large quantities of unstructured text data. He will demo the "stm" package, and discuss the application of topic modelling to his PhD project looking at online discussion platforms.

Afterwards there will be time for discussion, please feel free to come with r-questions or r-news. To stay updated, subscribe to the mailing list or send an email with no subject and the body “SUBSCRIBE RUM Your Name”.