Primary Submission Contact

Christi Florence C. Calina

Faculty Sponsor

Karl Schmitt

Faculty Sponsor Email Address


Arts and Sciences


Computing and Information Sciences Department

Document Type

Oral Presentation


Spring 5-4-2017

Biographical Information about Author(s)

Christi Florence Calina is an international graduate student obtaining her Master of Science in Information Technology-Computing. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of the Philippines. Her research interests include data mining, and she is currently completing her thesis study entitled “Educational Data Mining to Identify Risk Factors and Predictive Models of Student Retention at Valparaiso University." She would like to continue data mining research in fields which could have an impact on society.