How Wordle Taught Me Python Fundamentals

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Before starting at the MSA this spring, I had no experience in programming. I learn best through jumping in and tackling projects, so when I thought about creating something to beat Wordle, I knew it would be the perfect way for me to start learning Python. Use this link to Continue reading How Wordle Taught Me Python Fundamentals

The Art of the Commute

With the average American spending nearly an hour commuting to work every day, the logical question is how to spend that time. As a graduate student at the Institute for Advanced Analytics at NC State, I spend over an hour commuting to campus every day. Although there is not one right Continue reading The Art of the Commute

Data Science Applications Within Medicine

A few years after graduating college, I found myself working in the healthcare field. Although I had realized that working in medicine did not fit my career goals, I became fascinated with the applications of data science within healthcare. At the pain clinic where I worked, we often encountered patients Continue reading Data Science Applications Within Medicine

Energy Balance: Ancient Ways the Body Deals with MSA Stress

I was an active kid who happened to really like biology and how we have evolved as humans. As I learned more about why the human body works the way it does, I became interested in human movement and the engine that powers it: the metabolism. Throughout the Master of Continue reading Energy Balance: Ancient Ways the Body Deals with MSA Stress