Rachel Thomas currently works within the research team as a Data Collector for the College Crisis Initiative. As an Economics major and Data Science minor, Rachel also works within the Davidson College Economics department as a Research Assistant to Dr. Shyam Gouri Suresh, where she is co-authoring a paper examining partisan bias in media coverage of the U.S. federal debt and assists in other research tasks. Her other academic interests include the economics of education, income inequality, and health disparities in the U.S. and abroad. Beyond the classroom, she is also a member of the Davidson College Pre-Business Society, Women in Business, and Warner Hall Eating House, and looks forward to her summer internship working for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.
- Location: Statesboro, GA