On November 14, Illinois State University’s data science, mathematics, and statistics undergraduate and graduate students had a highly inspiring day at JUMP OSF in Peoria. The students were able to immerse themselves in data analytics, automation, and statistics, gaining real-world experience and honing their skills.
One of the highlights of the day was the rich networking opportunities that allowed students to connect with industry professionals. This enthusiastic engagement marked the day as a tremendous success and helped bridge the gap between academia and practical knowledge.
The Department of Mathematics expressed its deepest gratitude to the data analytics, automation, and statistics teams at JUMP OSF for their generosity in hosting the students. The collaborative spirit and commitment of the JUMP OSF team played a crucial role in making this day a resounding success. Additionally, the department thanked the College of Arts and Science for funding transportation for this visit.
During their visit, the students participated in a job shadowing event and had the opportunity to engage with OSF’s JUMP Simulation staff members. They also enjoyed a lunch break at OSF’s JUMP Simulation where they were able to further interact with professionals in the field.