Research and Data Analysis Stories

Dane Christie, *19, CBE

"If you cannot convince people of the merit of your ideas in language they can understand, you are not going anywhere, since it is impossible to...

Ma. Florevel (Floe) Fusin-Wischusen

“Partnering with the Graduate School in promoting our Education, Training and Outreach program has significantly raised awareness and increased...

Patrice Jean, *99, MOL

  • Star Lessons in Leadership Keynote Speaker
During graduate school, I honed my skills as a scientist, but I also learned how important it was to engage with all people from different...

Victoria Luu, GS, GEO

  • University Administrative Fellow Alumni/ae
"This experience in creating bridges across different stakeholders and developing systematic solutions helped me to secure a prestigious marine...

Ann Marie Russell, *12, PSY

"When I was in graduate school, it felt like we had two choices: an academic career or failure. The thought of voluntarily pursuing a non-academic...

Nicholas Turner, GS, COS

"When thinking about moving into a career using these technologies, it's important to do that with a clear and broad perspective. The learning group...

Matt Weber, *09, PSY

"Academics have more skills than they think, if they can just find the words to explain them to hiring managers. Grad students are required to write...

Jay Xu, *08, ARC

"I am constantly conducting research, and while I’m not able to publish everything, I look forward to my “retirement” when I can start to synthesize...

Lian Zhu, *19, CBE

  • University Administrative Fellow Alumni/ae
"I learned to code surveys and analyze results and pursue divergent interests such as hosting a science poetry reading or helping teach technology...