Digital Healthcare: A look into the risks and benefits

by Emma Coleman

On Wednesday, April 13, Brown University was treated to a "fireside chat" between Dr. Megan Ranney and Dr. Eric Perakslis.

Connecting with the Community through Data Science

by Rachel Avram

Brown’s Data Fluency Certificate provides undergraduate students with the opportunity to gain fundamental conceptual knowledge and technical skills in data analysis.

Data Science Fellow Spotlight


Ainsley Clapp (Class of 2022) is a concentrator in Social Analysis and Research (SAR). 

Shaking things up: Karianne Bergen uses machine learning to improve seismology


Karianne Bergen, Assistant Professor of Data Science and Earth, Environmental, and Planetary Sciences at Brown recently sat down with Sam Charrington on his podcast, "The TWIML AI Podcast" to discuss machine learning for earthquake seismology.

Isy Mekler

Data Science Fellows in Action

By Samuel Murk Caya

Brown’s Data Science Fellows program pairs faculty members with Brown undergraduates who have data science skills and experience to bring to the project.

Brown Data Science Initiative Director Sohini Ramachandran

Data Science making an impact at Brown

The Brown University Financial Report for fiscal year 2021 (which ended June 30, 2021) highlights the exciting work in data science happening on campus in the “Making an Impact" section.

Five Questions for Suresh Venkatasubramanian

An introduction to DSI's newest faculty member

The Data Science Initiative is welcoming its newest faculty member this year.

Samuel Murk Caya, Christopher Sarli

Data Science Fellows help create language learning tool

By Samuel Murk Caya

Data and data science techniques are increasingly relevant in a wide range of disciplines.

Officially Announcing DSI Director Sohini Ramachandran

About one year ago, DSI announced a new interim director, Sohini Ramachandran. Today, we are happy to announce that Professor Ramachandran is officially Director of the Data Science Initiative. Below is Provost Locke's email announcement. 

Dear Colleagues,

The Rise of Data Journalism

Photo credit: Wellcome Collection

The Rise of Data Journalism

by Emilia Ruzicka