Data Science Initiative

Up to date information on the latest news in data science at UMN

  • NAIRR Pilot Webinar

    On Wednesday, February 21, 2024, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., the National Science Foundation (NSF) extended an invitation to researchers and educators to explore the National AI Research Resource (NAIRR), marking the initiation of a multi-agency pilot program.

  • A Conversation on Reproducibility

    Join us Tuesday Feb. 27th 1:15pm - 2:15pm for a riveting discussion on reproducibility and replicability! Listen to our esteemed panelists Alan Love, Steven Stovitz, and Erich Kummerfeld as they delve into the pivotal realm of reproducibility and replicability in scientific research.

  • Dr. Poon Spearheads AI Advancements in Biomedical Research

    Coming to Campus: Hoifung Poon, PHD

    General Manager, Microsoft Health

    Engage in a community discussion on AI's future at the Town Hall on 3/18, 4:30-5:30 pm, Coffman Theater. The event includes a Q&A session and a post-event reception at the Campus Club. Join Grand Rounds on 3/19, 7:30-8:30 am, Mayo Auditorium, with a breakfast buffet. 

  • Spring 2024 Colloquium Series

    CEHD Learning Informatics Lab

    From tokens to transformers: Applications in text complexity

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  • 2023 Graduate Assistantship Awardees

    We are thrilled to announce the recipients of the 2023 Graduate Assistantship Awards, showcasing the innovative research supported  by the Data Science Initiative. 

    Please join us in celebrating the achievements of the following individuals, whose remarkable contributions extend across various colleges and programs:

  • 2023 DSI Seed Grant Awardees

    We're excited to share the news of our recent Seed Grant and Graduate Assistantship Awards, reflecting the collaborative spirit within the Data Science Initiative. 

    Join us in congratulating the following individuals whose outstanding contributions span diverse colleges and programs: