Fall 2016 Data Science Initiative Town Hall/Orientation

Date Published: 
Thursday, August 25, 2016

On Saturday, August 20th new and continuing students from both the Health Informatics and the Data Science and Business Analytics programs attended the Fall 2106 Data Science Initiative.

Welcome by Faculty and Staff
The day kicked off with program updates and overviews from Dr. Hadzikadic (DSI), Dr. Saunders (HI), Dr. Wilson (DSBA).  
Josh Hertel and Carly Mahedy concluded the welcome session.  The topics discussed included graduate assistantships,
Internships, the fall Industry Advisory Board meetings, the 2017 Frontier Analytics Conference and more.  
We will keep you updated on all these activities and events via e-mail and Facebook.

DSBA Student Advisory Board

The Data Science and Business Analytics program announced it has just formed a DSBA Student Advisory Board (SAB). More information about the organziation, projects, events, and a call for members will be coming soon!

Breakouts
The day ended with students breaking into program groups for Q&A with the program directors.

Academic Resources and Upcoming Events Handouts
To keep you connected and up to date we have assembled electronic copies of the day’s hand-outs. They include information about upcoming events an academic calendar, academic and professional resources,social media links, upcoming events.
Please take a moment to click on the links and download the handouts you find helpful: