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Women in Data Science conference highlights impactful work and builds community
MIT News | February 22, 2017

Academic leaders, industry professionals, and students gather for the WIDS conference.


Making the Most of Big Data Requires Effective Training in Data Science
Inside Big Data | February 06, 2017

Devavrat Shah, co-director of MIT's Statistics and Data Science Center outlines the need for multidisciplinary training to efficiently interpret ...


Data Science: Data to Insights
IDSS site | February 01, 2017

MIT Professional Education and IDSS again offer "Data Science: Data to Insights," a six-week online course focusing on analytics.


LIDS Student Conference – February 2nd & 3rd, 2017
IDSS site | January 31, 2017

This a student-organized, student-run conference provides an opportunity for graduate students to present their research to peers, as well as to ...


MIT Election Data and Science Lab launches
SHASS/MIT News | January 26, 2017

Founded by political scientist Charles Stewart III, the Election Lab focuses on non-partisan research, data, and analysis to improve elections.