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Text detective can unmask the secret influencers behind US laws

New Scientist - November 11, 2015
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Q&A with Alumni DSSG Fellows

STATTRAK - November 1, 2015
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The Police Data Initiative: A 5-month update

White House Blog - October 27, 2015
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When Lobbyists Write Legislation, This Data Mining Tool Traces The Paper Trail

Fast Company - October 26, 2015
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Bluegrass, Blight, and the Future of Cities: How a fiddler and an astrophysicist introduced predictive analytics to Cincinnati

Backchannel - September 30, 2015
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Elena Eneva Presents Sunlight Earmarks Project at Strata-Hadoop World

Strata-Hadoop World - September 30, 2015
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Data Scientists Create A Tool That Tracks The Influence Of Lobbying Groups On Legislation

ChicagoInno - September 8, 2015
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Predicting police misconduct before it happens

WBEZ - August 21, 2015
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How UChicago Is Training Data-Crunching, Do-Gooders Of The Future

ChicagoInno - August 5, 2015
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White House plan for police data could face obstacles

USA Today - June 22, 2015
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Launching the Police Data Initiative

White House Blog - May 18, 2015
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The Rise of the Data Scientists

Data-Smart City Solutions - January 26, 2015
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Beyond ad clicks: using 'Big Data' for social good

Marketplace - August 22, 2014
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Machine predicts heart attacks 4 hours before doctors

New Scientist - August 11, 2014
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Using data science for common good

WBEZ Tech Shift - July 30, 2014
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Google Chief Eric Schmidt is Personally Bankrolling this Data-Science Think Tank

Venture Beat - June 14, 2014
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Four Students Talk Fellowships

AmStat News - November 1, 2013
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How data science is helping charities save lives and their budgets

GigaOm - October 8, 2013
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Tackling City Challenges with Data

UChicago News - September 9, 2013
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UChicago Fellows Harness Data to Solve Social Problems

BuiltIn Chicago - August 22, 2013
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Fellows seek to unleash the power of ‘good’ — with data

WBEZ - August 21, 2013
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These Data Science Mercenaries Will Make The World A Better Place

Fast Company - August 7, 2013
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New Data Project Seeks to Raise Investor Confidence in Energy Efficiency

Green Tech Media - July 30, 2013
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A Summer of Data Hacking Social Problems

New York Times - July 25, 2013
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Taking on Social Problems With Analytics

Data-Smart City Solutions - July 23, 2013
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Cook County Land Bank taps quant jocks for property acquisitions

Crain's Chicago Business - July 18, 2013
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Data Won the U.S. Election. Now Can It Save the World?

MIT Tech Review - May 29, 2013
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The Obama Campaign’s Chief Data Scientist on the Future of Civic Data

Chicago Magazine - May 20, 2013
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What the Obama Campaign's Chief Data Scientist Is Up to Now

The Atlantic - May 8, 2013
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Obama's Data Scientist Runs Social Good Program

Ad Age - April 16, 2013
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