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©2019 by Olivia Goldman

WRITING & SPEAKING

October 20, 2019 - At the End of the Day

I spoke with the hosts of At the End of the Day, a podcast for newly arrived immigrants about Científico Latino and our Graduate School Mentorship Initiative, a guided one-on-one mentorship program, where we pair students currently applying to graduate school with career scientists.

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March 19, 2018 - Graduate Women in Science

I interviewed Dr. Lydia Villa-Komaroff on some of the obstacles of being a young scientist, particularly for women and underrepresented minorities. Dr. Villa-Komaroff is best known for cloning an insulin precursor into bacterial cells and was one of the first Mexican-American women to receive a doctorate in the sciences in the United States.

ARTICLE REVIEWS

Spring 2017 - DataScientists.org

I find articles relevant to a data scientist audience and concisely summarize them to be featured on DataScientists.org. Previous topics have included: the inscrutable nature of Deep Learning reasoning processes, applications of data science in psychotherapy, and the importance of qualitative data in producing insights.

March 19, 2019 - FuturismJournal.com

Artificial empathy is the new frontier for machines to create more meaningful relationships with its human users. To some, this may sound like a dystopian nightmare, but with a more intuitive, emotional role in our lives, it is only a matter of time before artificially intelligent programs become our confidants, caretakers, and even our therapists.

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August 2017 - Científico Latino

A personal reflection on how being a lab technician made me a better graduate school applicant, scientist and person.

Científico Latino aims to help undergraduate, graduate, and professional students by providing resources on scholarships and fellowships and blogs on professional development.

NU-JAZZ IMPROVISATION MEETS A.I.

January 8, 2018 - WeWork Bryant Park

Gave opening thoughts on neurobiology, artificial intelligence and the role of art in the realm of perceptual AI. Performance featured Kobi Arad, new music and jazz pianist-composer, improvising with Ian Nacht, an algorithmic and generative musician.