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Big Data Literacy Workshop, April 13-14, 2017

Updates: Thanks to all our speakers and participants for an amazing workshop! More materials are coming to this page soon, including slides and video from the event. You can read a blog about the workshop at NewKnowledge.org: http://www.newknowledge.org/uncategorized/big-data-collaboration-raises-big-questions/ Overview: Increasingly, the prosperity, innovation and security of individuals
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Telling a Story with Data: Young Innovator Kenneth Graves

This post highlights one of the up-and-coming data science graduate students who participated in the Northeast Big Data Innovation Hub’s “Young Innovators” program this year. This program and others like it contribute to the Northeast Hub’s mission to build public-private partnerships to address high-priority societal challenges with data-driven solutions. The […]


Data Sharing

The Northeast Hub Data Sharing Spoke facilitates the exchange of solutions to advance data sharing among a range of constituents (industry, academia, non-profits, and others).  As a community, we seek to address key data sharing challenges relating to policy and privacy, platforms and formats, software and costs, and ethics and […]

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NSDC Chapter – Tufts University

The NSDC Institutional Chapter at Tufts University was built with the aim of serving as a community for those within different majors at the university, who want to network and learn more about Data Science specifically. Read on to learn more about upcoming activities, events, and opportunities in this Chapter. […]


NSDC Chapter – Kasturba DSEU Pitampura Campus

This National Student Data Corps Kasturba DSEU Pitampura Campus Chapter was founded in July 2022 to create a community of support and a network of data science enthusiasts interested in learning about data science and applying it in their educational and career endeavours. We will create an inclusive and welcoming environment […]


NSDC Chapter – Bhai Parmanand DSEU Shakarpur Campus II

This National Student Data Corps Bhai Parmanand DSEU Shakarpur Campus II Chapter was founded in June 2022 to create a community of support and a network of data science enthusiasts interested in learning about data science and applying it in their educational and career endeavours. We will create an inclusive and […]


Spanish Language Resources & Outreach

The Northeast Big Data Innovation Hub (NEBDHub) is a community convener, collaboration hub, and catalyst for data science innovation in the Northeast Region. The NEBDHub amplifies the successes of the community and encourages collaboration and mutual success in data science endeavors. A substantial portion of the NEBDHub’s community studies in […]


March 2022 Women in STEM Campaign

In honor of Women’s History Month, the NEBD Hub and the National Student Data Corps (NSDC) launched a month-long program in March 2022. This campaign leveraged social media and the NEBD Hub’s newsletters to share resources, opportunities, and information about how women can establish a successful career in data science. […]

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NSDC Mentorship Program

The National Student Data Corps Data Science Mentorship Program facilitates mentorship opportunities for data science enthusiasts of all ages, professions, and education levels from across the U.S. and beyond! The Data Science Mentorship Program places individuals into one-on-one or group mentorship relationships based on experience, interest area, and career goals. […]


NSDC Office Hours – November 2021

Every month, the National Student Data Corps answers a question from our community with the help of a data scientist. To submit your data science question to the NSDC, ask our team via this Form or post it in the NSDC Slack‘s #Office-Hours channel. We may feature your query in […]

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November 2021 COVID Information Commons Webinar: Research Lightning Talks and Q&A

Meet the scientists seeking new insights on COVID-19. Every month, we bring together a group of researchers studying wide-ranging aspects of the current pandemic, to share their research and answer questions from our community. Learn more about their ongoing efforts in the fight against COVID-19, including opportunities for collaboration. Join […]

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HACU 35th Annual Conference

HACU’s Annual Conference provides a unique forum for the sharing of information and ideas for the best and most promising practices in the education of Hispanics. The 2021 Annual Conference will be a virtual format. The conference goals are to: Showcase successful, effective, and exemplary programs and initiatives of HACU […]


Solving Health Tech Challenges Lies with Females: Meet the Women Leading Global Standards Development

Solving Health Tech Challenges Lies with Females: Meet the Women Leading Global Standards Development Moderator: Maria Palombini, Director, Healthcare and Life Sciences Practice Leader, IEEE Standards Association Heather Flannery Chair, IEEE P2418.6: Standard for the Framework of Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) Use in Healthcare and the Life and Social Sciences  Dr. Madhuri […]

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Women in STEM – Overcome the Barriers and Reach for the Stars!

Join Northeast Big Data Innovation Hub Executive Director, Florence Hudson, in a conversation about women’s career trajectories in STEM at the NSF INCLUDES National Network Virtual Convening 2021. Women and girls are often dissuaded from pursuing Science, Technology, Engineering and Math  (STEM) education and careers by their family, fellow students, teachers, […]


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Research Experience and Leadership Program The Northeast Big Data Innovation Hub’s Research Experience and Leadership (REAL) program provides volunteer opportunities for students in various academic programs and data science professionals to get involved with projects that enable scientific and societal impact across the focus areas of the Hub: Health, Education […]

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Learner Central: Computer Science and Programming

Python or R? Python or R for data analysis by DataCamp: Both Python and R are programming languages frequently used by data scientists. Read this article that goes over the benefits and limitations of each to help you decide which one you should get started with. Python Python is a […]


Learner Central: Introductory to Intermediate

Modeling Data Follow these Khan Academy modules to learn about variable relationships, distributions, and study design. Check out our Getting Started page for a review of categorical and quantitive variables. Modeling data distributions: Calculate percentiles and z-scores to assess model distributions. Exploring bivariate numerical data: Use scatter plots to explore […]

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February 2021 COVID-19 Research Webinar: Lightning Talks and Q&A

Register here Meet the scientists seeking new insights on COVID-19. Every month, we bring together a group of researchers studying wide-ranging aspects of the current pandemic, to share their research and answer questions from our community. Learn more about their ongoing efforts in the fight against COVID-19, including opportunities for collaboration. Join […]


New EdgeDiscovery Virtual Magazine Issue

The Northeast Big Data Innovation Hub was highlighted for “Building a Collaborative Community to Drive Data Science Innovation” in the EdgeDiscovery Fall 2020 issue published by Edge, the research and education network community headquartered in New Jersey supporting research connectivity, collaboration and partnerships. Florence Hudson, the Northeast Hub’s executive director, discussed the focus […]

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EdgeCon 2021

Edge is adapting EdgeCon 2021 to a virtual gathering where leaders from Higher Education and K-12 will come together to discuss technology breakthroughs and best practices. With our theme of “Vision to Value,” EdgeCon will provide insights to help you execute on the promise of innovation and transformation through technology. […]


Announcement of Student Paper Challenge and shared insights amongst COVID-19 researchers at the December COVID Information Commons webinar

Over 80 people convened for this month’s COVID webinar, as six NSF Rapid Response Research investigators from across the United States shared their research topics and findings regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, and the new COVID Information Commons Student Paper Challenge was announced. This month’s presenters included Foad Hamidi (University of […]

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CUAHSI has been selected to be the Coordinating Hub for the Critical Zone (CZ) Collaborative Network

Guest post by Jerad Bales, Executive Director, CUAHSI The Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc. (CUAHSI) located in Cambridge, MA, has been selected to be the Coordinating Hub for the National Science Foundation’s Critical Zone (CZ) Collaborative Network. The 5-year cooperative agreement became effective September 1, 2020. The […]


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Introducing our new Executive Director, Florence Hudson

The Northeast Big Data Innovation Hub is excited to announce Florence Hudson as our new Executive Director. Florence has been engaged with the Northeast Hub since its founding – as a Steering Committee member, special advisor for Next Generation Internet, and a member of the Northeast and All Hubs Strategic Working Groups. As an aerospace and […]


COVID-19 Resources

Now more than ever we care about the strength of our communities. We at the Northeast Big Data Hub hope that you and your loved ones are well and taking all precautions against COVID-19. Below, we share with you a growing list of COVID-19-related resources, funding opportunities, networks and virtual […]

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The Northeast Big Data Innovation Hub The mission of the Northeast Big Data Innovation Hub (Northeast Hub) is to build and strengthen partnerships across industry, academia, nonprofits, and government to address societal and scientific challenges, spur economic development, and accelerate innovation in the national big data ecosystem. Our network includes […]


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Twitter Chat: Introducing Our Spoke Awardees

NSF and the four Regional Big Data Innovation Hubs are planning a Twitter Chat to connect and introduce all the Spoke Project Awardees and interested community members. Join on us Twitter by following @NEbigdatahub and #BDHubs. Learn More about the Northeast Hub’s Spoke Awards here Background: A Twitter Chat or Tweet Chat is where a group of Twitter users meet (virtually) […]


Focus on Urban to Rural Communities

The objective of this focus area is to facilitate activities and collaborations focused on improving the understanding of data ecosystems in urban and rural environments, and the potential application of data analytics and responsible data science practices to benefit rural and urban communities, citizens, and the environment. This includes: 1. […]

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