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Welcome to data science at Colorado State University. In this program, you will use computer science, mathematics, and statistics to learn how to tackle the large and complex data sets that are now at the heart of every industry. You will work alongside classmates and faculty who are passionate about solving big problems – and about making an impact.

2020 Spring Fora

2020 Forums for the Data Science Initiative

Please use the forms found on the following pages to register for any specific forum you are able to attend.  All forums will be held from 3:30 – 5:00 pm in the Iris and Michael Smith Alumni Center, Seminar Room 1, unless otherwise designated.

For more information, please contact Simon Tavener ( or Michael Kirby (

Data Science Major




Going Viral: Biology student creates educational kit about the spread of pathogens

The Going Viral kit will be used by middle- and high-school students throughout Colorado.

“Let yourself feel the grief and keep going”: Biology & Zoology Student Experiences during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Four Department of Biology students reflect on how the COVID-19 pandemic has changed their experiences as students.

$600K gift propels diversity initiatives in computing education at CSU

CSU is one of six universities from across the nation to receive funding from the Center for Inclusive Computing at Northeastern University to help recruit and retain more women in computer science programs.

Chemistry student awarded oldest graduate fellowship of its kind, NSF GRFP

Three-year fellowship gives Ian Moseley research freedom to focus exclusively on molecular magnets

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