Two i3 Alumns are excelling across different graduate programs at the University of Michigan School of Information. In this double feature, Jasmine Smith (2017 Cohort) and Carlo Sugatan (2016 Cohort) reflect on the role i3 played in their journeys. Read the full story, where Jasmine and Carlo share their different paths to the information sciences, as well as what lies ahead.

Alumni Feature: Rachel Ollivierre

As she prepares to graduate with her master's from Carnegie Mellon's Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy, Rachel Ollivierre (2016 Cohort) has accepted a Marketing Research and Analytics position at Merck. In this feature, Rachel shares how her observations as an EMT sparked a passion for leveraging technology to address critical healthcare challenges. She reflects on her journey from i3 to graduate school, and the role i3 played in what is sure to be an exciting and impactful career in healthcare marketing analytics.

i3 2018: Week One Highlights

The 2018 Introductory Institute is off to an exciting start! We welcomed our newest cohort of 27 students from 16 different states and territories and 22 colleges and universities. We also welcomed 14 guest speakers who ran workshops introducing research and topic areas within the field. In addition to academic workshops, i3 Scholars built resumes and cover letters, practiced interviewing, and explored local attractions.