Maurits van der Veen
One of the best ways to gauge how someone thinks about an issue is to see how that person speaks or writes about it. STAIR lab takes advantage of exciting new data mining and machine learning methods that make it possible, for the first time, to do so systematically and efficiently with vast quantities of speeches or documents.
More information about prof. van der Veen's research and teaching can be found here.
Students, Fall 2019
Catherine Pompe van Meerdervoort
Former lab members
Former lab members have gone on to graduate programs in data science and related fields at William & Mary, NC State, the University of Michigan, the University of Virginia, and other institutions. Others have used their skills working in political campaigns or for the government in a range of different functions.
Here are just a few of them: