Joshua, MSA Class of 2018

Exploring Data Science: A Webinar Series

Join NC State Institute for Advanced Analytics faculty and alumni to learn about careers and hot topics in the world of data science!

While open to all interested parties, this series of Exploring Data Science webinars is aimed at encouraging members of historically underrepresented groups to consider careers and graduate studies in analytics and data science.

Click on the links below to register for any or all of the upcoming talks, and stay tuned for more later this spring! All Exploring Data Science webinar attendees will receive an application fee waiver, should they decide to apply to the MSA program.

Preparing for a Successful Career in Data Science from Anywhere in the World – Watch the recording!
Thursday, January 14 from 12-1 pm EST
The Institute’s Dr. Andrea Villanes discussed how to prepare to enter the world of data science with all the resources available to us. We explored what companies are recruiting for, and how you can prepare to be the best candidates for a data science position.

Book Buffet: Serving Up Reviews of the Latest Data Justice Reads – Watch the recording!
Wednesday, February 3 from 12-1 pm EST
MSA students and alumni provided an introduction to data ethics and algorithmic bias through discussion of various books and resources that address these important topics.

Strategies for Storytelling with Data – Watch the recording!
Thursday, February 11 from 12-1 pm EST
The Institute’s Dr. Sarah Egan Warren will share strategies and resources to incorporate storytelling with data techniques into your next presentation.

Questions about Exploring Data Science? Contact Da’Esha McPhaul.