Blog 2018-05-12T14:06:33+00:00

Read recent news and blog posts from our team

Apr 28,2016

Introducing the Data Maturity Framework

April 28th, 2016|

In our four years of running the Data Science for Social Good Fellowship and the Center for Data Science and Public Policy, we have talked to hundreds of organizations about [...]

Feb 22,2016

Data Science For Social Good 2016 Applicants

February 22nd, 2016|

Fellow applications for the 2016 Summer Fellowship are all in and we have been busy reviewing the 900 we received! As we go through the very high (virtual) stack of applications, resumes, [...]

Dec 10,2015

2016 Applications are now open!

December 10th, 2015|

We're excited and happy to start the application process for 2016. Applications are now open for Fellows, Mentors, Project Managers, and Project Partner Organizations. We expect [...]

Nov 4,2015

What Makes a Good DSSG Project?

November 4th, 2015|

Apply to be a Project Partner for 2018 Data Science for Social Good is a summer program that requires year-round preparation. A successful summer requires a [...]

Oct 27,2015

Reducing Adverse Police Interactions

October 27th, 2015|

Over the past year, the nation has faced a series of highly publicized adverse interactions between the police and the public, from Ferguson to Baltimore to New York. These incidents [...]

Oct 16,2015

EPA: Data-Driven Hazardous Waste Detection

October 16th, 2015|

What’s the problem? Hundreds of millions of tons of hazardous waste are generated every year. When this waste isn’t handled properly, the results can be disastrous. Chemical spills and explosions [...]

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