Student Spotlight
Shooting for Mars

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.

How We Learn
Michael McKinney

Simple doodles led Michael McKinney ’15 to create the iPhone game, Shape-Shift.

Student Spotlight
Designing Product Algorithms

This past summer, Taylor Kessler Faulkner '16 and Will Brackenbury '15 worked with Dr. Ashwin Lall to design algorithms for computing representative databases.

Featured in TheDEN
Summer Scholar Amanda Peiffer ’16

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.

Student Spotlight
Danny Persia

This summer, Danny Persia '14, working with Dr. Matt Neal, created some interesting and bizarre statistical methods for measuring player value in the NBA,