Story-telling & Data Stories

I really do think Einstein said it best, and he did make it simple: in order to truly understand something, you must be able to explain it simply– stories help us to do just that. Stories aid people in making sense of things that they may not at first understand. They give context to abstractions and help us experience ideas that we couldn’t wrap our heads around before we started…

An Introduction

Hello world. My name is Daina Bouquin, and I’m an aspiring information scientist. I am currently a graduate student at Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies, and in May 2013, I will be graduating with my Master’s in Library and Information Science, along with a Certificate of Advanced Study in Data Science. My interests include data analytics, translational science, as well as scientometrics and medicinal informatics. Presently, I’m an intern with Weill Cornell…