melanie tosik

writing

May 1, 2017

How to get started in NLP

Somewhere I read that if you ever have to answer the same question twice, it’s probably a good idea to turn it into a blog post. In keeping with this rule and to save my future self some time, here now my standard answer to...

Apr 8, 2017

Thoughts on getting into graduate school

Three years after I applied to graduate school for the very first time, I finally received an email with the word “admission” in the subject line. It was easily one of the most joyous moments of my professional career. And despite the 150 million Google...