Columbia Data Science Institute/Campus Connections - Mailing List
Summer plans on hold? Still looking for an internship opportunity?
In response to the unexpected changes arising from COVID-19, the Data Science Institute at Columbia University is pleased to announce a collaboration between its Campus Connections and DSI Scholars program. We're building infrastructure and running a mailing list so that we can communicate with you about the many exciting data science projects across the university that are currently recruiting. Opt-in at https://lists.columbia.edu/mailman/listinfo/dsi-2020summerresearch to learn about data science opportunities.
The Data Science Institute encourages women and underrepresented minorities to apply.
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Bluebonnet Data - Political Tech Fellowship
Bluebonnet Data is a non-profit organization that partners with political campaigns across the country to offer data science fellowships for students in STEM programs. Bluebonnet fellows learn how to apply their technical skills to make an impact in electoral politics and are given an opportunity to volunteer on remote data teams for down-ballot Democratic campaigns.
As fellows, students will:
Hone their coding and data skills
Gain real-world experience on political campaigns
Build connections in the civic tech space
For those interested in applying:
COVID-19 Call to Volunteer - Software Projects
For those of you who have a lot of software development experience and are interested in volunteering on software projects to help fight COVID-19, Codementor has launched Code Against COVID-19 to match volunteers with software projects. The initiative connects coders with universities, non-profits, local government agencies and other organizations. Current projects are here: https://www.codementor.io/covid19/projects. To participate, you would need to sign up and get approved as a mentor or a freelancer.