On November 14th, data science, mathematics, and statistics undergraduate and graduate students from Illinois State University had an unforgettable day at JUMP OSF in Peoria. The students were able to delve into the world of data analytics, automation, and statistics through hands-on experiences that showcased real-world applications.
The highlight of the day was the opportunity for students to network with industry professionals. This engaging experience bridged the gap between academia and practical knowledge and marked the day as a resounding success.
The Department of Mathematics expressed its gratitude to the data analytics, automation, and statistics teams at JUMP OSF for their generosity in hosting the students. The collaborative spirit and commitment of the JUMP OSF team played a crucial role in making this day a tremendous success. Additionally, the department thanked the College of Arts and Science for funding transportation for this visit.
During their time at JUMP OSF, the students participated in a job shadowing event where they were able to engage with OSF’s JUMP Simulation staff members. They also enjoyed a lunch break at OSF’s JUMP Simulation where they further interacted and learned from professionals in the field. Overall, this experience provided valuable insights into real-world applications of data science and statistical analysis while honing their skills through networking opportunities with industry professionals.