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Featured Current Student

Statistics and Machine Learning & Human/Computer Interaction (2020)
Long Island, New York

Statistics and Machine Learning & Human/Computer Interaction (2020)
Long Island, New York

"I worked on analyzing images of simulated galaxies and used machine learning techniques to analyze how the characteristics of the galaxies change over time."

"I am involved in Scotch 'n' Soda, CMU's student-run theatre organization, doing work primarily on production staff for musicals and dramas throughout the year."

Featured Alum

Economics and Statistics, Minor in Psychology (2011)
Statistician, Google
New York City, NY

Economics and Statistics, Minor in Psychology (2011)
New York City, NY
Statistician, Google

"I was actively involved in my sorority Delta Gamma and as a TA for different statistics courses in the department. Both activities were great leadership opportunities."

"I would have to go with any distribution that's a conjugate prior, because it likes to help other distributions out."