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[Video: IUPUI Presents appears in the upper-left corner of the screen]
[Video: Kyle Harris is shown opening up the door of a car and getting out of it; Kyle is shown walking along a parking lot with cars behind him going through a drive-through]
Kyle speaks in voiceover: I’m interning at ClusterTruck as a data science intern. I work with customer data. …
[Video: Kyle is shown facing the camera, talking with a red wall behind him. Words appear below him: IUPUI Kyle Harris, IU School of Informatics at IUPUI student]
Kyle speaks: I work with the kitchen data, location data … ]
[Video: Kyle walks along a parking lot with cars behind him going through a drive-through, speaking in voiceover: … food order item data … like cook time data. ]
[Video, various shots: The ClusterTruck building is shown from the exterior, showcasing the logo on the wall of the building; Kyle shown from behind, walking along a sidewalk with the Indy skyline far off in the background; Kyle shown inside, walking up some stairs; Kyle walks into a room and waves at another individual leaning over a counter; Kyle takes a backpack from his shoulders and pulls out a chair to sit on; Kyle sits on a chair, opening up a laptop on a desk in front of him; Kyle sitting and typing on a laptop]
Kyle speaks in voiceover: The cool thing about data analysis is there’s a lot of data exploration. So it’ll be just like a basic question, like ‘which customers do the most of X?’ And I’ll look into that, and usually, throughout that, we’ll find a pattern.
Kyle speaks onscreen in front of a red wall: It’s the fastest-paced job I’ve had. In the first week, I did an analysis on the promotion codes, and my sixth day there, I presented to the entire marketing team, which is about half of the company. I knew I wanted to work at a place that would bring change in a good way …
[Video, various shots: Kyle is shown facing the camera talking with a red wall behind him; Kyle is shown sitting and opening a canteen bottle while facing a laptop in front of him; a close-up view of Kyle’s hands typing on a laptop; a canteen bottle is seen on the left side of the frame while Kyle’s hands are shown typing on a laptop on the right side of the frame; a profile shot of Kyle laughing and smiling; Kyle is shown from the side, sitting and typing on a laptop; Kyle is shown using his left hand to focus another person’s attention to an area on a whiteboard in front of them; a person on the right side of the screen draws an arrow on the whiteboard in front of him and Kyle, who is positioned on the left side of the screen;]
Kyle speaks onscreen in front of a red wall: … And ClusterTruck – you know, they’re a startup company; they’re trying to change how food is delivered, how people get food …
Kyle speaks in voiceover: … how fresh it is, how fast they get it.
[Video, various shots: Kyle is shown picking up a yellow can of food off a rack; Kyle is shown picking up a white box off the floor and placing it onto a rack; a person on the right-hand side of the screen draws a box on the whiteboard in front of him and Kyle, who is on the left side of the screen; Kyle gestures to the other person standing in front of the whiteboard and points to a spot on the whiteboard in front of him, and the other person marks an “x” in the spot, Kyle sits in a chair, closing down his laptop and placing it in a backpack;]
Kyle speaks in voiceover: I want to work in that fast-paced field, and the great thing about data science is that it’s a quickly changing field. I’ve been able to use different languages like R, Python and SQL to solve all of our problems. And just really being able to show and prove that I learned this, and I actually did it in a real-life business …
[Video: Kyle is shown facing the camera, talking with a red wall behind him]
Kyle speaks: … where they actually use my findings and my work to this day.
[Video: Kyle is shown putting on a backpack while walking across a room]
[Kyle speaks in voiceover: And I think at ClusterTruck, I’ve been able to do that.]
[Words appear: IUPUI WORKS INDY]
[Image appear: Red silhouette of Indianapolis skyline in portrait format]
[Screen changes to black]
[Words appear: IUPUI]
[Words appear: Fulfilling the promise]
[Words appear: iupui.edu]
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You know internships provide great experience. You also know that Indianapolis provides great opportunities. Put them together, and you have a dynamite combo that prepares you for a lifetime of success.
See how Kyle Harris, a heath data science duel degree seeking student in the Indiana University School of Informatics at IUPUI and the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI, analyzes the numbers at his data science internship with ClusterTruck.