National Student Data Corps: October 2022 National Hispanic Heritage Month Data Science Panel
Wednesday, October 19th from 8:00 am – 9:30 am (HST)
Raul Cosio, Retired IBM Vice President, Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awardee, SHPE Corporate Achievement Awardee, and Professional Coach, and Isabella Graham Martinez, Project Coordinator at the Northeast Big Data Innovation Hub and Undergraduate student at Columbia University
Ashley Atkins, West Big Data Innovation Hub
Ashley Atkins is the Executive Director of the West Big Data Innovation Hub housed at the University of California, Berkeley. Ashley’s Master’s Degree in Water Science and Management from New Mexico State University led her to vast research experiences in New Mexico, Bulgaria, and Greece. Ashley now helps the West Hub build partnerships across academia, industry, nonprofits, and government to connect research, education, and practice to harness the data revolution.
Fred Uquillas, Princeton University & The Neuroscience Outreach Network (NeurON)
Fred Uquillas is a PhD candidate at Princeton University, a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow, and a Ford Foundation National Academies of Sciences Predoctoral Fellow. With his extensive education in Neuroscience from UC Berkeley and Princeton, Fred founded The Neuroscience Outreach Network (NeurON). NeurON strives to bolster and unify outreach programs that enable access to education in neuroscience for K-12 students in underserved communities.
Gabriela Cavazos, Laredo College
Gabriela Solis-Cavazos is a full-time Title III Research Coordinator at Laredo Community College. After receiving her Associate’s Degree from Laredo College, Gabriela then went on to earn both a Bachelor’s and a Master’s Degree in Biology from Texas State University. Recently, she implemented her education and research skills as the working Co-Principal Investigator for the NSF RAPID grant: “Using Real Life COVID-19 Data to Teach Quantitative Reasoning Skills to Undergraduate Hispanic STEM Students.”
Visit the Northeast Big Data site to learn more.