eCSR in Big Data Analytics @ NMSU – 1st workshop

With the support of Google, we are hosting the workshop on eCSR in Big Data.

Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm 2/20/2021
Venue: Virtual
Zoom Link:
Topic: Graduate school life and opportunities


9:00am – 9:10am Welcome (Huiping Cao & Raena Cota)

9:10am – 9:55am Keynote talk: What does graduate study mean for me (Michael Tseng; Moderator: Huiping Cao)

10:00am–10:15am Briefing: Introduction to the BS+MS program at NMSU CS (Dr. Son Tran, Marco Salazar; Moderator: Huiping Cao)

                                                  [Slides from Dr. Son Tran, slides from Marco Salazar]

10:16am – 11:00am Resources to support me to graduate school and advice from current graduate students (Sasha Smith, Erick Draayer; Moderator: Raena Cota)

                                    [Slides from Sasha Smith, slides from Erick Draayer]

                                    Application preparation to go to graduate school (Sanuj Kumar, Ramon Ramirez, Dr. Huiping Cao; Moderator: Raena Cota)

                                    [Slides from Sanuj Kumar, slides from Ramon Ramirez, slides from Dr. Huiping Cao]

11:10pm-11:55pm Panel: Interview and career paths after graduate school (Michael Tseng, Dr. Zheng Fu, Dr. Roopa Vishwanathan, William Phillips; Moderator: Sasha Smith)

Useful links:

NMSU CS BS+MS program (link)
Google Tech Exchange program (link)
GEM fellowship (link)
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) (link)
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) (link)
Udacity (link)