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Happy (Belated) PiDay 2016!

I’m currently teaching a Data Visualization class in the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. To celebrate Pi Day yesterday, each student was given a pie chart I found online and asked to remake it. The rules were simple: They…

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Happy Pi Day!

Happy Pi Day everyone! It’s especially fun this year because today is 3/14/15. If you’re a regular reader of this blog or of the data visualization field in general, you’re probably well aware of many people’s disdain for pie charts…

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Next PolicyViz Workshop

I’m pleased to announce that I’ll be holding a special, two-day data visualization workshop on November 6th and 7th here in Washington, DC. Over the past year or so, I have taught a number of public data visualization workshops. The workshops provide…

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Next PolicyViz Workshop Announced

I’m happy to announce that the next PolicyViz data visualization and presentation techniques workshop will be held on Tuesday, April 22nd in Alexandria, VA. The workshop includes instruction and discussion about best practices for data visualization and presentation techniques. There…

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Happy Pi Day!

In case you’re not aware, today is March 14, 2014—3/14/14—better known as Pi Day.  For some, this is probably an excuse to eat a lot of pie and for others it’s probably an excuse to memorize some number of digits…

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