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Celebrating the Class of 2020

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Faner Lin

BS in Data Science with a concentration in Economics and Business; BA in Financial Economics; Cluster in Japanese


Hometown: Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

Capstone Project: Regional Transit Service Capstone (Fall 2019) with Shuaidong Pan, Yi Yao, Qianyi Li

Events: DataFest @RIT 2019, with four other students, Best External Data Category Winner

Awards: Deans List all eligible semesters

Teaching Assistant for: MTH 150, MTH 210 (Prof. Mueller, Prof. Alevy), DSC 240 (Prof. Pawlicki, Prof. Jiebo Luo), Workshop Leaders for CSC 171, CSC 172 (Prof. Zhupa, Prof. Pawlicki), CIS 242 (Prof. Cannon), DSC 275 (Prof. Anand), DSC 383 (Prof. Anand)

Research: Working at Visual Intelligence & Social Multimedia Analytics Lab (Prof. Jiebo Luo), UR Seismology Lab (Prof. Olugboji)

Internship(s): Technology Advisory Intern, Ernst and Young, Hoboken, NJ, 2019 Summer

Future Plans: Academia: Carnegie Mellon University, Master's of Computational Data Science, Pittsburgh, PA

LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/faner-lin-4418a4153/

Memory of Rochester: Love Wegmans Hall! Lots of memories here, studying, grading, learning, preparing for finals!

Message to Family and Friends: As I graduate, a new journey begins. I want to thank you all for your kindness, guidance, and support!