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People of Northwestern Photo Contest

People of Northwestern is a project based on the popular blog Humans of New York by Brandon Stanton. The project at Northwestern is being undertaken by One Book One Northwestern to document NU students' perceptions and experiences with big data and predictions, just like Nate Silver’s predictions within this year's One Book selection The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail – But Some Don’t  If you would like to participate in the People of NU project, please take a picture of yourself and submit a brief caption responding to the question: "What impact has predictions using data had on your life?" to

Photos with their captions will be displayed on the One Book NU Facebook page and in a NU Galleria exhibit on the lower level of Norris University Center during the spring quarter.

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