Jing Gong

Assistant Professor


Workshop Information

Date/Time: Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 9:50 am – 3:45 pm

Location: Alter 233

Schedule Details

Workshop Recordings:

(Each session is approximately 1-hour long. You’ll need to have an Temple account to log in and watch the videos.)

Session 1– Command Line, Python basics

Session 2–Web Scraping from General Webpages (Part 1)

Session 3–Web Scraping from General Webpages (Part 2)

Session 4– Basic Intro to Natural Language Processing

Setup Guide

To set up Python on your computer, please follow these instructions: Quick Guide to Installing and Setting Up Python 2.7

Topic 1: Python Basics

Slides: 1 Python Basics

Tutorial: Tutorial 1 – First Python Script

Python Script (right click and save as): FirstPythonScript.py

Topic 2: Web Scraping

Slides: 2 Web Scraping

Tutorial: Tutorial 2 – Extracting Data from 10-K

Python Scripts (right click and save as):

CSV file (right click and save as): CompanyList.csv

Topic 3: Introduction to Natural Language Processing

Slides: 3 Intro to Natural Language Processing

Tutorial: Tutorial 3 – Computing TF and TF-IDF

Python Scripts (right click and save as): 5tfidf.py

Digital Scholarship Center

The Digital Scholarship Center at Temple University offers a variety of workshops that would be of interest to folks at Fox.
Below are a couple of examples.
Text Analysis with R
Thursdays, 12:30 PM-1:30 PM from September 8 through December 1
Signup here

Learn to Code Python
Wednesdays, Noon-1:00 PM from September 7 through November 30
Signup here
In addition, people might be interested in the following topics:

Mining Twitter: http://guides.temple.edu/mining-twitter/home

Mapping and GIS: http://guides.temple.edu/c.php?g=78518&p=506481  ( I would be particularly interested in attending a workshop on GIS)

Network Analysis: http://guides.temple.edu/c.php?g=429093&p=2927272



Contact Information

Email: gong@temple.edu

Office Phone: 215-204-6945

Office Hours

Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3:00 - 4:00 pm or by appointment

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