An internship at NASA yielded Nick Costa ’16 practical experience and a behind-the-scenes look at the most famous space program in the world.
Simple doodles led Michael McKinney ’15 to create the iPhone game, Shape-Shift.
This past summer, Taylor Kessler Faulkner '16 and Will Brackenbury '15 worked with Dr. Ashwin Lall to design algorithms for computing representative databases.
Summer research looks different for all people and departments across campus. Some students take field trips down the Hill to nurse a cup of coffee at River Road Coffeehouse while digging into some heavy reading; others work 9-to-5 in labs; and a lucky few get to build cool-looking models.
This summer, Danny Persia '14, working with Dr. Matt Neal, created some interesting and bizarre statistical methods for measuring player value in the NBA,