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Sam Archer, Informatics student
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Informatics is a form of computer science that studies the design, implementation, use and impact of information technology.

It focuses on all aspects of how to design, build, and analyze software so it effectively fits with people, organizations, and cultures it is meant to support and enhance.

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A hallmark of Informatics is a desire to create solutions that matter.

Throughout the entire curriculum, real examples and case studies are used, culminating in a year-long senior project in which students work to solve a problem for an outside customer.

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