Search Engine in The Wild

CSc 849

Run date: April 3rd 2017 - May 8th 2017

computer sciencetext analyticsinformation retrieval

You're In Good Company

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Joey Resturants
Car2Go
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Mountain Equipment Coop
Joe Fresh
Plenty of Fish
Ruffles
Four Seasons
Why do it

Project Examples

Provide search functionality for the organization's textual data.

Outcomes

Outcomes

  • A report describing the complete project life-cycle.
  • A class presentation with demo, if possible.

Skills To Be Demonstrated

computer programingsoftware development and testing
Competitive Advantage

Competitive Advantage

You'll gain an unparalleled opportunity to evaluate future talent -- learning what they can bring to the table and what skills they have before you hire them to reduce onboarding costs and time.

Brand awareness

Brand Presence

Today's talent are tomorrow's managers, entrepreneurs, decision makers, and consumers of your products -- so capture their attention early on by engaging with them in an authentic way.

Millennial insight

Next Generation Insights

Gain a fresh perspective from top emerging talent by giving Millennials hands-on experience to find value for your organization.

Build Relationships

Build Relationships

Build strong relationships at local schools and with their students to ensure that you hire for cultural fit, while improving your community.

Commitments

  • Be available for a quick phone call with the instructor to make sure everyone is on the same page.
  • To keep the instructor involved in the project, every step of the way.
  • Provide a Riipen skill rating on student performance upon completion of the project.
  • Create a free organizational profile on Riipen (if you do not already have one).
  • Complete a 30-second exit survey.
  • Pay a $500.00 participation fee to Riipen if approved by the instructor and successfully matched to students.