Program News

Analytics Students Selected as Finalists in Adobe Analytics Challenge

Three first-year MS Analytics students have been selected as finalists for the 2018 Adobe Analytics Challenge. Shengye Hang, Ju Huang, and Tianyi Yang, also known as Team Don't Stop Bayesian, are one of six teams that will be participating in the competition at the Adobe Utah campus on November 2, 2018.

Analytics Student Yanchen Wang Programmer on Winning VHacks Team

Analytics student Yanchen Wang (MS '19) was a programmer for the winning team of five Georgetown students sent to participate in VHacks, a hackathon at the Vatican.

Analytics Student Yanchen Wang Selected for Vatican Hackathon

Analytics student Yanchen Wang (MS '19) was selected to participate in VHacks, a hackathon at the Vatican.

Analytics and Public Policy Students Win 2017 Deloitte Foundation Fellowship

Analytics students have teamed up with McCourt School of Public Policy students to win the 2017 Deloitte Foundation Data Analytics Fellowship. Tiankai Guo, Ruhan Wang (both MS Analytics), Andre Lee (Master in International Development Policy), and Tommie Thompson (Master in Public Policy) met while participating in the Deloitte Core Consulting Series........

Analytics Students Win 2016 Deloitte Foundation Research Fellowship

Qinkai Ge, Weiye Deng, and Yu Yu have won a 2016 Deloitte Foundation Research Fellowship to fund their project “Recognition of Distance Learning Patterns in Georgetown University through Data Analytics”.......



  • The Economist Insights - Big data evolution

    For the February DSDC, we're pleased to have two presentations on applications of machine learning to real-world issues in cities! (click for full report) Matt Conway will talk about his Data Science for Social Good Fellowship work....

  • White House appoints Chief Data Officer

    Silicon Valley veteran DJ Patil was named the White House’s first chief data scientist last week. Patil will help shape policies and foster partnerships to help the United States remain ....

  • What Capital One Bank wants in a Senior Data Scientist

    Capital One likes to push the envelope in the way it works with data. The McLean, Va.-based bank says it was among the first to use statistical analysis...

  • DC Data Analytics Meetups

    Find out about the Data Analytics Meetups happening near Washington.