Twenty Pardee RANDites Present at APPAM in Chicago

Students examine the poster by student Mahlet Woldetsadik (cohort '13). See additional photos below

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November 10, 2017

Pardee RAND was well represented at APPAM's 39th annual fall research conference in Chicago, November 2–4. The theme of the conference was Measurement Matters: Better Data for Better Decisions.

Several students and recent alumni presented their work in poster sessions:

Alumni, students, and faculty also participated in panels:

Swanger and Ryan also hosted the annual APPAM reception for Pardee RAND alumni, students, and faculty attending the conference. Alumni attendees included Graf, Ryu, Savych, Shires, and Ethan Scherer ('07). Professor Armour and Faculty Leaders Program alumni Luther Brewster and Yamile Molina were there, as were students Abbott, Davis, Harvey, McDonald, Mendoza-Graf, O'Hanlon, Park, Perera, and Wright.

New alum Youngbok Ryu (cohort '11) presents his research

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Student Lauren Davis (cohort '15) presents her poster

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Students Tim McDonald (cohort '16) and Mahlet Woldetsadik (cohort '13) at an APPAM session

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Michele Abbott (cohort '14) presents her poster, which won 2nd place at the conference.

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Student Claire O'Hanlon (cohort '13) presents her research

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Assistant Dean Gery Ryan and Yamile Molina from University of Illinois at Chicago, a 2017 Faculty Leaders Program alum, at the Pardee RAND reception

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