Posts by Max Kimer
January 28, 2019
Hi all, I'm Max Kimer and this is my blog. I'm a senior studying chemical engineering from Tampa, Florida. In one of our freshman engineering classes we went deep into Excel, Unix, HTML, C+ ...
January 30, 2019
When I first pulled up WPRDC, I had no idea what I was going to do for my project. Luckily, one of the first datasets that came up was Pittsburgh arrest records. I am an avid football and hockey fa ...
February 07, 2019
For my self-guided skills development, I chose to learn the basics of python with a focus in data visualization. The majority of my time will be spent learning the basic aspects of python and with ...
February 15, 2019
1. What was your initial project focus? How have you revised it so far?
My initial project focus was to was to learn the basics of python with a focus on data visualizati ...
February 23, 2019
The journey is finally over (minus a couple edits to the showcase items). I have spent 20 hours learning python and much more than that trying to get my python codes to work properly. Overall, I fo ...
April 15, 2019
For our team project we created a dataset to compare public reception of young adult and generic fiction genres. It took us a bit of time to decide upon this as we had no idea how to approach makin ...
April 26, 2019
Part 1: Collection Examples and Micro Reflections
-An example of how you made a choice related to visualization type
One choice I ...