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  • Incoming Student Profile: Meet Alison Gale

    June 19, 2020

    Hi Alison! Tell us about yourself. I grew up in Virginia in a suburb of DC. I majored in Computer Science at Brown University, but outside of my major, I was very interested in Math and Economics. During my final semester, I took an Intro to Data Science class which helped spark an interest in…

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  • Student Profile: Matthew Rhodes

    March 31, 2020

    Name: Matthew Rhodes Undergraduate Institution: Michigan State University Undergraduate Major: Computer Science Tell us a little bit about yourself. Born and raised in Detroit, I come from humble beginnings. I discovered my love for computers early in life by playing video games on my mom’s PC and my Nintendo 64. After graduating from high school,…

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  • MSDS Career Services: Q&A with Tori Gottlieb

    March 4, 2020

    Tori Gottlieb leads career services for MSDS students and alumni. She recently sat down for a Q&A about her experience running career services for the MSDS program. Hi Tori! Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? I’m originally from San Francisco and have been working in higher education since 2006. I started my…

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  • It’s Almost Time to Apply!

    December 4, 2019

    Believe it or not – 2020 is almost here! This means that the January 6th deadline to apply to the M.S. in Data Science program is just around the corner. Many of you will spend the next month working on your applications. Because we know that writing admissions essays is not the most exciting way…

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  • Student Profile: Andréia Sodré Nichols    

    November 21, 2019

    Name: Andréia Sodré Nichols            Job Title: Data Scientist Company: Microsoft Tell us a bit about yourself. I currently work as a Data Scientist at Microsoft. I’m originally from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. I moved to the U.S. four years ago. I have bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Administration, focusing on behavior and decision making. I…

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