From: Iasi, Romania
Year in School: Junior
Studying: Data Science + Mathematics
Ana is a junior in the College of Literature, Science, and Arts, majoring in Data Science, and minoring in Mathematics. She is from Iasi, Romania, finished her high school in Bromsgrove, UK, but considers Ann Arbor her spiritual home. She is currently doing research in Christian Sandvig's lab, analysing the practices of Big Tech companies with algorithmic literacy theories, and upcoming art exhibitions. She also just started doing research in Walter Lasecki's lab, in the Human Computer Interaction field, combining her interest in data science with her belief in community-based research, to create more accessible technologies for underserved communities.
Outside of school and research, she can be found writing creative non-fiction, short stories and figuring out how to write poetry, practicing Yoga and failing her headstands, and following her friends around the kitchen while they are cooking.