iSchool alumna and long-time staff member Barb Settel passed away on April 5 at the age of 71 after a battle with cancer.
The grant is awarded annually to support researchers who aim to better understand how to connect people to resources, information services, and collections.
Innovation, Society & Technology and Applied Data Analytics will provide further opportunity for inquiry and exploration.
The enhancements will make the program more valuable for students in preparing them for data science roles after graduating.
Ashley Schoenfeld '21 earned a coveted internship with Disney Streaming Services, and the people and the skills she learned at the iSchool are what she credits for her success so far.
Being selected as a University Scholar is the highest honor an SU student can receive.
The two-week virtual program brought together more than 50 Syracuse students and 60 alumni representing the leading names in technology and e-commerce.
Students get hands-on experience cleaning data while helping improve transportation in the Syracuse community.
Alonso, an iSchool alum from Peru, utilized the online master's program to pivot his career into the data science field.
This three-year program is designed to provide mid-career professionals with the opportunity to pursue in-depth inquiry in their field.