Shawn Dorius and Data Science for the Public Good team receive ISU Extension award

Shawn Dorius, associate professor of sociology, and Iowa State’s Data Science for the Public Good’s Young Scholars Program team have received the 2021 ISU Extension and Outreach Excellence in Research-Based Programming Award.

The team earned the award for their work to engage students, community leaders and extension professionals in real-world projects that benefit communities while increasing data awareness, literacy and technical capacity.