Check Out Our Spring 2020 (Virtual) Data Science Showcase!

It's that time of the semester when we get a chance to show off our students' amazing work helping to design courses, explore the human and social contexts and ethics of data, and advance data science research projects.

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Spring 2020 Data Science Showcase

Spring 2020 Showcase Events

Jennifer Tour Chayes

Welcome

2:00 PM - 2:05 PM

Jennifer Chayes, Associate Provost, Division of Computing, Data Science, and Society, and Dean, School of Information, will kick off the afternoon.

HCE

Human Contexts and Ethics

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM

Our Human Contexts and Ethics (HCE) student team will present a Jupyter notebook exercise they developed that integrates HCE perspectives into homework for Data 100 by exploring issues of bias, discrimination, and transparency in a public housing dataset.  

Students presenting: Mateo Montoya, Alyssa Sugarman, Ollie Downs

modules

Modules

2:30 PM - 2:50 PM

Get the latest on Modules, an innovative approach to integrating data science in research and teaching across campus, with topics ranging from neurobiology to ethnic studies to macroeconomics.  

Students presenting: Elias Saravia, Alec Kan, Alma Pineda, Alleanna Clark

Discovery

Discovery

2:50 PM - 3:10 PM

Learn about some of the 30+ hands-on student Discovery research projects leveraging data science for everything from making cyberspace inclusive to promoting environmental justice.