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From the Battlefield to the Business World

Elliot Gardner shares how the MLDS program helped him transition from his military career to a new role as senior data scientist for Decision Spot.
Sep 20, 2023

Earning Her Experience 

Maddie Smith is finding early success at the end of a long road of education that culminated in a MS in Analytics degree and a data scientist job at McKinsey & Company.
Aug 21, 2023

Equipped For a Brighter Future 

Jason Summer talks about how his Northwestern education gave him the skills he needed to pivot from traditional data analytics to advanced machine learning and artificial intelligence.
Aug 7, 2023

Northwestern Establishes Julio M. Ottino Professorship

The professorship recognizes Ottino’s leadership and long-term commitment to the University and the McCormick School of Engineering.
Jul 25, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

MSiA Program Gets a New Name

Director Diego Klabjan shares the reasons for renaming the MSiA program the Master of Science in Machine Learning and Data Science program
Jul 19, 2023

Sharing Data and Wisdom

Deepak Jose’s talk at the annual MSiA Analytics Exchange focused on the vital role data product managers have in handling the massive amount of information at their fingertips.
Jul 11, 2023

Christina Kosmowski Encourages Graduating Seniors to Say Yes

Kosmowski, CEO at LogicMonitor, and Dean Julio M. Ottino spoke at the 2023 Undergraduate Convocation on June 11.
Jun 12, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Rodney D. Priestley Challenges Graduates to Use Education for Good

Priestley and Dean Julio M. Ottino spoke at the PhD Hooding and Master’s Recognition Ceremony on June 11, part of Northwestern’s 165th Commencement.
Jun 12, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Christopher Schuh Named Dean of McCormick School of Engineering

A renowned researcher, entrepreneur, educator, and alumnus, Schuh will join Northwestern from MIT.
Jun 6, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Developing a More Balanced Skill Set 

Alejandra Lelo de Larrea Ibarra talks about why she left a job with Mexico’s Central Bank to join the MSiA program and what she hopes to do after she graduates later this year.
May 5, 2023

Christina Kosmowski, Rodney D. Priestley to Address 2023 McCormick Graduates

On June 11, Kosmowski and Priestley will speak at the McCormick Undergraduate Convocation and PhD Hooding and Master’s Degree Recognition Ceremony, respectively.
Apr 6, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

A Decade of Data

Scott Albrecht talks about how his time in the MSiA program launched his successful career with industrial supply company Grainger. 
Apr 5, 2023

Linking the Data at LinkedIn

Carson Chen (MSiA ‘19) discusses being a senior data scientist at LinkedIn, and what he sees as the best way for data to have an impact in an organization.
Mar 6, 2023

MSiA Graduates Reflect on Time in the Program

Yihan Zhou (MSiA '22) and Ting Wang (MSiA '22) share their favorite MSiA classes and how the program prepared them for their new jobs.
Feb 15, 2023

The Science and Art of Predictive Analytics

Professor Ed Malthouse talks about his approach to teaching this vital skill as he takes over as the new instructor of the MSiA program’s introductory class.
Feb 6, 2023
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