Author Archives: Samantha from SocialMath

About Samantha from SocialMath

Applied Mathematician and writer of socialmathematics.net.

Transitioning from Academia: A Recommendation

Fabulous article summarizing Dr Karoline Pershell’s career lessons moving from a PhD in Mathematics into a non-linear path to a meaningful career. Continue reading

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Police Transparency

There is surprisingly little published information on police activities or data analysis on their actions by outside sources. At the time of this writing, fivethirtyeight has only published 2 articles in all of 2020 with analysis police actions. Almost nothing … Continue reading

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Your resume is your cover photo

What is the goal of a resume? The goal is to generate interest in you. That is to say, your resume is an advertisement. A cover photo of you for potential employers! Continue reading

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