Data Studies

Design Professor Turns Political Tweets Into Art

July 01, 2017
In the year leading up to the 2016 election, assistant professor of design Jiayi Young began collecting Twitter data that she turned in to an artwork she describes as “social media as cyborg.”

Chuck Louderback: 'Super Lawyer' Gives Back

May 11, 2016
As a UC Davis student, Chuck Louderback never doubted his choice to pursue a liberal arts degree—even in the face of that frequently asked question: “What are you going to do with a history major?” His answer, over the long run, was—and still is—plenty!

Data Studies Program for Undergraduates

June 01, 2015
The Data Studies program offers UC Davis undergraduate students a unique opportunity to take their major and apply it to the world of data, learning how to question, analyze and present data research that will enable them to get jobs.