I just got this from a former student who is working on a project with me: Awesome.
A little while ago I wrote a post on statistics projects ideas for students. In honor of the first Simply Statistics Coursera offering, Computing for Data Analysis, here is a new list of student projects for folks excited about trying out those new R programming skills. Again we have rated each project with my best guess difficulty and effort required. Happy computing! Data Analysis Use city data to predict areas with the highest risk for parking tickets.