Linking Student Analysts and Nonprofits

The Challenge When recently graduated students told us that it was difficult to land data analysis jobs without experience, we realized there was an opportunity¬†to simultaneously¬†give students experience and aid local nonprofits with answering data questions. The Solution In spring of 2015, operating as the San Diego Regional Data Library, we ran a data contest with … Read more

Health Reporter

The Challenge While more data is available than ever before, it is still difficult to use, and journalists have a particularly difficult time finding data to support stories within their time and cost constraints. The California Health Care Foundation asked us for ideas about making health data more widely available and useful to journalists. The Solution The … Read more