Learn How Students Used Data Science to Explore Health, Wealth, and Education in the Bronx

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Undergraduate students from Columbia University and Lehman College found relationships between proximity to highways and public school dropout rates, and other links between environmental concerns and quality of life for residents of the Bronx.

A student-led study shows higher dropout rates for residents near highways and fewer health problems for those who live near parks.