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DSAN partners with SCS for a Data Visualization Certificate Course

We are excited to announce that the DSAN program is partnering to offer a non-credit professional development Advanced Data Visualization Certificate. This 12-week program will…

May 28, 2024

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Student Perspectives: AERA Conference Presentations

Last month, a group of DSAN students, led by Dr. Britt He, attended the prestigious AERA Conference in Philadelphia. Second-year students Kefan Yu and Yiming Chen presented their…

May 2, 2024

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DSAN Student Yiming Chen Will Present at the Prestigious AERA Conference in April

We are proud to announce that DSAN student Yiming Chen (MS '24) is the second DSAN student to be invited to present at the prestigious 2024 Annual Conference of the American…

February 16, 2024

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DSAN Student Kefan Yu Will Present at Prestigious AERA Conference in April

We are delighted to share that DSAN student Kefan Yu (MS ‘24) has been invited to present his research paper, ”Tracking Cross-National Score Trajectory in PISA with Dynamic…

January 31, 2024

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DSAN Students Stand Out at AMCIS Conference in Panama City

In August of this year, DSAN Assistant Teaching Professor, Dr. Nakul Padalkar and DSAN students Tegveer Ghura (‘24) and Victor De Lima (‘24) traveled to AMCIS in Panama City,…

November 17, 2023

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Meet DSAN Program Director, Dr. Purna Gamage

Who had the greatest influence on your education and/or career path? The greatest influence on my education and career path undoubtedly comes from my father. His own aspirations…

October 18, 2023

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Student Perspective: From Chemistry Teacher to Data Scientist

by Katie Mead (’24) Journey to Georgetown My journey to data science started during the Covid-19 pandemic. I had moved from Virginia to Nashville, TN for Teach For America.…

March 8, 2023

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Student Perspective: Torqata Reinvent the Wheel Hackathon

Participating in a Hackathon is an important milestone in any data scientist’s journey. Hackathons provide an exciting opportunity to take the skills and techniques you’ve…

February 2, 2023

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DSAN Partners with Lander Analytics for R Gov Conference

The first two days of December saw DSAN partnering with Lander Analytics to host the R Gov Conference. The R Gov Conference hosts one of the most elite gatherings of data…

December 15, 2022

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DSAN and DataKindDC Partner for a DataDive for Social Impact

On Saturday, October 22, we partnered with DataKindDC for an all-day data dive, giving our students a chance to work in real-time alongside local volunteer data scientists on…

November 7, 2022