Computer Science Events

Oct 21

CS Tea: Laura Biester '16 (Michigan CSE)

CS Tea Talk by Laura Biester '16.

4:00 – 5:00 pm

Laura Biester will speak on a recent research project, and also talk about her path from Carleton to where she is today.

Biography:  Laura is a fourth-year PhD student in the Language and Information Technologies lab at the University of Michigan. Her research focus is in the intersection of natural language processing (NLP) and computational social science, with a particular focus on applications in mental health. Laura has also spent some time in industry, including a full-time position at Pinterest where she worked on databases and an internship at IBM research where she worked on clinical NLP. Laura graduated with her BA from Carleton College in 2016.

Sponsored by Computer Science Events. Contact: David Liben-Nowell