Driving Sustainable Development Forward From Our Nation’s Capital

Who We Are

DSSD GW is a student chapter of Data Science for Sustainable Development that operates out of The George Washington University. We offer undergraduate and graduate data science students the opportunity to gain real-world sustainable development experience. Our students are the best among their peers, pulled from GW’s data science, computer science, and geography departments. To learn more about the student consultants and researchers at DSSD GW, check out our profiles.

What We Do

We create data science projects that bolster the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals. By supporting nonprofits, government agencies, and other public interest organizations that work in the world of sustainable development, our students use their skills and knowledge to work towards a climate-smart, equitable, and resilient future. If you are interested in working with us or our parent organization DSSD Global, feel free to email us.

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Spring 2023 Trivia Winners

Cora Martin

Congratulations to Udbhav Kush, Athena Rodrigues, and Beibarys Nyussupov on winning the spring 2023 trivia challenge! This semester, we played two rounds of trivia during every workshop, with trivia topics ranging from biodiversity to unsolved mysteries. The three winners got a free lunch during our final workshop of the semester from Western Market! A new semester-long trivia war will take place this fall 2023.

Summer Research Internship with DSSD GW

Cora Martin

The DSSD GW Hub will host three summer interns to continue working on the Hub’s local-level ecolabeling research. The application period for this opportunity is now closed. Applicants will hear back on May 16, 2023. If you would like to stay updated on opportunities like this in the future, please continue to check this page.

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