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Where are our students going?

Here you will find information about what our students are up to, including post-graduation plans as well as internships/summer jobs/etc. for continuing students.  Reporting this information is voluntary, so we don't have it for all of our students.

2014

Arthur Burkhart '14 will be entrepreneuring.

Megan Chang '14 will be working at Blizzard Entertainment in Irvine, CA as an associate software engineer.

Robert Dillon '14 will be starting with Thermo Fisher Scientific (a company that makes scientific instruments, laboratory equipment, etc.) in their Information Technology Leadership Development Program.

Will Durney '14 will be working at Crowdskout, an audience intelligence platform for publishers and marketers in Washington, DC.

Sam Factor '14 will be working on his M.A. at Wesleyan through the BA/MA program in Astronomy with Prof. Hughes.  He will be characterizing the protoplanetary disk around a young solar analogue in the Orion Nebula.

Lily Gu '14 will be working at Nine Chapters Capital Management LLC, a quantitative hedge fund in NJ.

Brian Macharia '14 will be working on his M.A. at Wesleyan through the BA/MA program with Prof. Lipton.

Elliot Meyerson '14 will be pursuing his Ph.D. studies in Computer Science at the University of Texas, Austin.

Justin Raymond '14 will be working on his M.A. at Wesleyan through the BA/MA program with Professors Danner and Licata, working on a project related to semi-automatic complexity analysis for programs.

Gabe Elkind '15 will be interning with Open Source Ecology.

Alicia Gansley '15 will be working as a Summer Technology Analyst at Goldman Sachs.

Yuon Flemming '15 will be working at a start up company called Wheeli.

Darshdeep Hora '15 will be working as a summer research intern for Professor Starr in the Physics department.

Ben Hudson '15 will be working as a summer research assistant for Professor Licata.

Erik Islo '15 will be interning as a software engineer on Apple’s geocoding team in Cupertino, CA.

Ted Kim '15 will be interning in a National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates with Professor Danner at Wesleyan, working on a project related to semi-automatic complexity analysis for programs.

Noah Masur '15 will be a Content Operations Intern at Hulu, a position that is a bridge between technical/programming work and more content-based video editing and management.

Shalisa Pattarawuttiwong '15 will be interning as part of the Wesleyan faculty-student research internship program, working with Professor Danner on using machine-learning techniques for simulating client behavior in the Tor network.

Aaron Plave '15 will be working at Goddard Space Flight Center in MD this summer helping prepare a climate science satellite and it's backend systems for end testing.

Aaron Rosen '15 will be interning at Google in Mountain View working on Google Maps.

Evan Thorne '15 will be working for Epsilon, a big data consulting company.

Ziggy Zacks '15 will be a Data Science Intern at Simulmedia in NYC this summer.

Donovan Brady '16 will be interning for a cloud computing company in New York City called Logicworks.

Sam Giagtzoglou '16 will be working at a summer internship at 42six, a software development company in DC, where he'll be working on some government contracts. He will also be working for Joomah as head of mobile development.

Ariel Kaluzhny '16 will be in a computer science internship at the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) in Boulder, CO.

2013

Julian Applebaum '13 will be working at Squarespace, Inc., a website builder and content-management platform company in New York City.

Diego Calderon '13 will be starting his Ph.D. studies in Biomedical Informatics at Stanford University.

Evan Carmi '13 <http://ecarmi.org/> will be an engineer at Brewster.

Adam Forbes '13 will be working as a systems analyst at Google.

Anastasios Germanidis '13 will be working at Quantcast, an advertising startup in San Francisco, on the team responsible for the company's data-processing infrastructure.

Lingyuan Ke '13 will be joining Groupon in Palo Alto, CA as a software engineer.

Daniel Sullivan '13 will be working as a developer for Kitchensurfing, a startup in Brooklyn, NY.

Arthur Burkart '14 will be interning for BitTitan in Seattle, a company that provides enterprise e-mail migration services for companies moving into the cloud.

Megan Chang '14 will be interning as a software engineer at Blizzard Entertainment in Irvine, CA.

Will Durney '14 will be interning as a software developer on client projects at Phase One Consulting Group, a government contractor in Washington, D.C.

Brian Gapinski '14 will be participating in a Research Experiences for Undergraduates program at the University of Wisconsin-Stout, working on geometric group theory; see more at http://dev.webwork.uwstout.edu/reu/project-information/24/geometric-group-theory-2013.

Lily Gu '14 will be interning in Goldman Sachs in New York under its Quantitative Investment Strategies team.

Elliott Meyerson '14 will be working this summer with the USC ISI Natural Language Group in Marina del Rey, CA, on a research project related to automatic analysis and generation of creative language.

Rachel Warren '14 will be doing data anlytics for Pandora Internet Radio in Oakland, CA.

Yuon Flemming '15 will be interning in the Information and Communication Technologies department for Success Academies Charter School Network.

Erik Islo '15 will start working with Wesleyan's IMS on lab/classroom status software.  Then he will be designing new online outreach and advertising programs for with QuestBridge, a nonprofit that partners with top-tier colleges and universities to provide high-achieving, low-income students with an opportunity to attend those schools.

Bree Lycette '15 will be working in the Hughes program here at Wesleyan doing research with Michael Weir and Danny Krizanc.

Noah Masur '15 will be interning as a software engineer at TripAdvisor, working on SeatGuru.com.

Aaron Plave '15 will be working at the National Institutes of Health, doing software development for Array Tomography.

Aaron Rosen '15 will be spending the summer in NYC interning with Mediamorph, an online media distribution distribution company, as a software engineer.

Siqi Zhao '15 will be a research assistant in Wesleyan's Quantitative Analysis Center.

2012

Tony Mascolo '12 will be working as a Software Developer for Traditional Financial Services in Stamford, CT.

Jennifer Paykin '12 will be starting her Ph.D. studies in Computer Science at the University of Pennsylvania.

Jeffrey Ruberg '12 will be joining Apple as an iOS developer.

Micah Wylde '12 will be joining Quantcast, an advertising startup located in San Francisco, on their real-time platform team.

Julian Applebaum '13 will be an intern at SquareSpace, Inc. in New York City.

Diego Calderon '13 will be participating in a research internship in the Yandell Lab in the Department of Human Genetics at the University of Utah.

Evan Carmi '13 will be working for The New York Times in Manhattan. He will be an Interactive News Developer on their London 2012 Olympics projet.

Jeremy Fehr '13 will be participating in a Research Experiences for Undergraduates at Rochester Institute for Technology, where he will be doing research in Graph Ramsey Theory.

Adam Forbes '13 will be working as an IT intern at Take-Two Interactive.

Lily Gu '13 will be an intern at Goldman-Sachs.

Linguan Ke '13 is taking a 9-week paid software engineering internship at Groupon in Palo Alto, CA.

Eliot Meyerson '13 will be participating in a Research Experiences for Undergraduates at Bard College, where he will work on a project titled "Using machine learning to simplify text."

Sam Roth '13 will be participating in the Pembroke-King's Summer program in Cambridge, England.

Erik Islo '15 will spend most of his summer as an intern in the Humanitarian Free and Open Source Software Project Summer Institute at Wesleyan University.  After that he will receive several days of training to be Wesleyan's QuestBridge liason for 2012-13.

Aaron Rosen '15 has an internship at Mediamorph, an online distribution company in New York City.

2011

As of June 2012,

Will Boyd '11 is a software engineer for large-scale data processing at Compete, Inc.

Sam DeFabbia-Kane '11 is an OCaml developer at Jane Street.

Eli Fox-Epstein '11 is pursing a Ph.D. in Computer Science at Tufts University.

Carlo Francisco '11 is a software engineer at Groupon.

Ryan Gee '11 is an engineer at SquareSpace, Inc.

Qianqian Lin '11 earned her Masters in Education from NYU in 2012 and will be teaching 6-th grade mathematics at Madiba Prep Middle School in Bedford-Stuyvesant.

Paul Linton '11 is a software engineer at The Echo Nest, a music inteligence company in Somerville, MA.

Michael Vitale '11 is a software engineer at TripAdvisor.

be working at Nine Chapters Capital Management LLC, a quantitative
hedge fund in NJ.