A team of UConn undergraduates (Team 3squRls) Adam Busa (Mathematics-Statistics 2018), Aleya Hafez (Mathematics-Statistics 2018) and Tom Kennon (Statistics 2018) won an award for “Best Data Integration” at the American Statistical Association (ASA) Datafest competition, held at Wesleyan University from April 6-8. The students’ task was to analyze a BIG and complex dataset provided by ASA (Still not allowed to disclose), and provide new insights. The students were advised by Professor Ofer Harel, Professor Nalini Ravishanker, and graduate student Wenjie Wang. Also in attendance to support the UConn team were graduate students, Austin Menger and former graduate (and participant) Sam Schick.
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